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Manuscript Collections

Roth Papers

Papers of George Kingsley ROTH, 1903 - 1960, administrator and ethnographer

  • one box of material consisting of a bound typescript titled “A Note on Some Decaying Arts in Fiji by Kingsley Roth, Cambridge, May 1933”:
  • Chapter 1: Bark-cloth; Chapter 2: Pottery; Chapter 3: Kava; Chapter 4: Personal enhancement.
  • At least two of the chapters of this typescript seem to have been published. It includes a number of original photographs pasted throughout which are accessioned and catalogued on Photos PRM.

Related Resources

Collections of papers: Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives.

National Register of Archives entry: Roth George Kingsley (1903-1960) Ethnographer Link to record (external site)

Enquiries:  ms-photo.colls@prm.ox.ac.uk