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Contact Infomation:

Special Collections

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URL: http://specialcollections.lib.msu.edu

Date Received:

2012

Date Processed:

12/12/2012

Acquisitions Information:

Donated by L.H. Robbins.

Preferred Citation:

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Box number, Folder number and/or title, Lawrence H. Robbins archaeological field notes, MSS 303, Special Collections, MSU Libraries, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Copyright Notice:

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this archive, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Usage Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on the access of this collection.

Users are asked to contact the donor before publishing anything of a personal nature.

Photoduplication Restrictions:

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Collection Summary:

Archaeological field notes and analysis notes, 1960-1979, from the western side of Lake Turkana, Kenya.  A record of work by L. H. Robbins (Prof. Emeritus, Dept. of Anthropology, Michigan State University) during research for Ph.D. and  later publications.

Historical Background:

Larry Robbins is Emeritus Professor of Anthropology at Michigan State University and a founding member of the Society for Africanist Anthropologists. The MSU Museum holds extensive systematic ethnographic collections from various parts of Africa. Significant among the ethnographic collections are Turkana material culture that has been documented and collected by Professor Emeritus of Anthropology Lawrence Robbins.

Processing Note:

Processed by Carolyn Schein October 2012.

Arrangement:


Box Folder Description
1 1 Robbins' overview & list of publications
1 2 Kangatotha initial work & discovery of Lothagam, 1965
1 3 Kangatotha pottery notes (Laurel Lofgren's drawings)
1 4 Lothagam field notes, 1965-66 (small notebook)
1 5 Lothagam stone artifact analysis & pencil drawings by L. H. Robbins
1 6 Lothagam & Kangatotha stone & artifact measurements by Simon Munyao
1 7 Zu sites & survey between Lothagam & Napedet, 1969, notebook #1
1 8 Zu sites & survey between Lothagam & Napedet, 1969, notebook #2
1 9 Zu sites, etc., 1969: stone artifact analysis
1 10 Lopoy site field notebooks - 2 notebooks, 1975-76
1 11 Lopoy analysis notebooks - #1 of 2 notebooks, 1975-76
1 12 Lopoy analysis notebooks - #2 of 2 notebooks, 1975-76
1 13 Report on 1975-76 research to the Government of Kenya
Box Folder Description
2 1 Ostrich Eggs Sheett White Paintngs Shelter (WPS)
2 2 Ostrich Eggs Sheel WPS - Final Count 6/98
2 3 WPS Ostrich Egg
2 4 Birds - White Paintings RS
2 5 Faunal Counts WPS 0-1-, 10-20 Counts
2 6 WPS Class Outlying Totals
2 7 White Paintings Rock Art Lovell & Hartland-Rowe Analysis
2 8 WPS Shellfish
2 9 WPS Ostrich Egg Shell Data
2 10 WPS Floatation
2 11 WPS Klein. most complete faunal list
2 12 WPS Pottery
2 13 WPS Photos & Negatives
2 14 Report on the Microwear Analysis of the Lithic Artifacts from White Painting Rockshelter, Tsodilo Hills, Botswana. Donahue, Randolph E.
2 15 Beverley Smith analysis of White Paintings Rockshelter Site project 1989
2 16 Campbell, Alec. Map of Tsodilo Hills
2 17 Summary of White Paintings Augering data - 1993
2 18 Botswana Research- Maile Hill Cave Ceramics, Tsodilo
2 19 Test Pit map, Kudu Horn Shelter Tsodilo
2 20 Initial Correspondence re: WPS, Tsodilo, 1988-89
2 21 Accelerator Mass Spectrometry (AMS) dates. WPS, Tsodilo Hills
2 22 Droksty's Cove Photos
2 23 Drotsky's Cove Charcoal Indentification
2 24 Drotsky Cove Data
2 25 Drotsky Cove Table Stuff
2 26 Thamaga
2 27 Thamaga Rock Shelter 1 notes
2 28 Thamaga Rock Shelter Notebook
2 29 Souther Okavango Integrated Water Development Study
2 30 Manyana Rock Shelter Notebook
2 31 Analysis Botswana Bones. Manyana/Toteng 1989
2 32 Manyana: Southeast Botswana, Main Rock Shelter
2 33 Manyana Rock Paintings Tracings 1982
2 34 Manyana Shelter radiocarbon ages
2 35 Toteng: Arizona dates
2 36 Toteng Lithics
2 37 Toteng Sermon Hall Faunal Report
2 38 Toteng 1 Notebook
2 39 Mike Murphy's Analysis, Toteng
2 40 Artifiact Return Document Shipping
2 41 Toteng Sites Information
2 42 Muscle Toteng
2 43 Toteng Dates Beta
2 44 Toteng Fauna
2 45 Correspondence: Badenhorst, Shaw to/from Robbins, Larry
2 46 Mogapelua Tree Stumps & Roots
2 47 Mogapelua Dates
2 48 Mogapelua & Toteng GPS Readings (1 of 2)
2 49 Mogapelua & Toteng GPS Readings (2 of 2)
2 50 Research Permits
2 51 Toteng/Mogapelua Field Notes
2 52 DNA: Mogapelua/Toteng
2 53 Shipping Mogapelua to Botswana
2 54 Notebooks: Toteng/Botswana



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