Bernice Leland papers, 1906-1960 PDF
- Leland, Bernice
- Bernice Leland papers
- 1906-1960 (inclusive)19061960
- 1.3 linear feet, (one clamshell box)
- Collection Number
- Ax 150
- Bernice Leland was born in 1882, traveled to many countries and later studied learning and reading disorders at the Psychological Clinic in Detroit, Michigan. The collection contains a diary, correspondence, trip reports, and research related notes.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public.
Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room.
Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The Bernice Leland papers includes a diary of Ms. Leland's trip searching for botanicals in Tahiti and New Zealand, as well as correspondence concerning the trip. Also included are trip reports, news clippings from local newspapers about Ms. Leland's trip, and speeches and research notes and articles written by Ms. Leland on learning and reading disorders.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
Bernice Leland was born in 1882, traveled to many countries and later studied learning and reading disorders at the Psychological Clinic in Detroit, Michigan. She traveled to Tahiti (from September to November of 1909) and New Zealand (November 1909 through March of 1910) with Winifred B. Chase. They collected botanical specimens, especially algae, for Josephine E. Tilden of the Botanical Department, University of Minnesota.
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Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.
[Identification of item], Bernice Leland papers, Ax 150, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.
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