Africa, East -- Social life and customs
Subject Source: Local
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Call Number: MS 1722
Overview: The papers are comprised of diaries, clippings, photographs, and research materials. The bulk of the papers document Shattuck's involvement in a 1919-1920 anthropological expedition to East Africa, led by Leonard John Vanden Bergh. During this expedition, Shattuck kept a detailed travel diary and took many photographs which document native clothing, rituals, and culture. The collection also includes a less detailed diary of an expedition to Honduras in 1922.