Manuscript Collections

Blackwood Papers

Papers of Beatrice Mary BLACKWOOD (1889-1975), anthropologist

  • thirty-eight boxes of material, relating especially to Melanesia, Papua New Guinea
    and North America
  • the material includes correspondence, notebooks, loose notes, drawings, postcards
    and newspaper cuttings
  • the papers have been only partially listed in detail

Related Resources

Collections of objects, photographs, etc.: Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford

National Register of Archives: Blackwood, Beatrice Mary (1889-1975) Anthropologist Link to record (external site)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography: Blackwood, Beatrice Mary (1889-1975), anthropologist Link to article (external site)

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