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Anthropoloy at Chicago Anthropology at Chicago: Tradition, Discipline, Department
Marking the fiftieth anniversary of the Department of Anthropology, this exhibit traces anthropology at Chicago from the early work of Frederick Starr through the notable era of Fay-Cooper Cole, Edward Sapir, Robert Redfield, William Lloyd Warner, and A.R. Radcliffe-Brown. Concluding sections review the contributions of Sol Tax, Milton Singer, McKim Marriott, Fred Eggan, Lloyd Fallers, David Schneider, Clifford Geertz, and other leaders of late-twentieth-century American anthropology.
Locations
Special Collections Research Center
Jan. 1 — Dec. 31, 1979
Subjects
Anthropology
University of Chicago
Default Placeholder Photo Natures and Cultures: The World Anthropology Series
This exhibit of manuscripts, correspondence, conference artifacts, and many of the books in the 91-volume World Anthropology series.
Locations
Special Collections Research Center
Jan. 1 — Dec. 1, 1981
Subjects
Anthropology
Rajasthani bir gathaem Regional Traditions and Local Patrons: Recent South Asia Acquisitions
The exhibit presents North Indian materials ranging from historical publications to a variety of representations of the epic Ramayana. The volumes exhibited were a gift to the Library by Professor & Mrs. Kali C. Bahl.
Locations
Special Collections Research Center
March 1 — June 1, 1986
Subjects
Anthropology
South Asia
Southern Asia
sol tax.jpg Sol Tax: The Making of an Anthropologist
Drawing upon unpublished correspondence, photographs, anthropological fieldnotes, manuscripts and other documentary materials, the exhibition sketches the major phases of Sol Tax's fifty year career in anthropology.
Locations
Special Collections Research Center
Oct. 1 — Jan. 1, 1988
Subjects
Anthropology