Bernice Leland papers, 1906-1960  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Leland, Bernice
Title
Bernice Leland papers
Dates
1906-1960 (inclusive)
Quantity
1.3 linear feet, (one clamshell box)
Collection Number
Ax 150
Summary
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.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
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.

Languages
English


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.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bernice Leland papers, Ax 150, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

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  • Correspondence