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Wax, Murray Lionel, 1922- : Murray L. Wax Papers, 1944-1989

Fieldwork and correspondence of anthropologist-sociologist Murray L. Wax, primarily between 1962 and 1969. Also copies of published articles and unpublished papers by other anthropologists, newspaper clips, and serials pertaining to Native Americans; field notes of Rosalie Hankey (later Rosalie Wax) from Japanese relocation camp at Tule Lake, 1944-45.
Extent: 16.3 linear feet - (39 boxes)
Subjects: Chicago, Indians and the West, Politics, Women
Call Number: Ayer Modern MS Wax
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The Murray L. Wax Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III). Interview and field note files contain details about living persons that, if revealed, would constitute an invasion of personal privacy. Researchers must sign the Newberry Library's Murray Wax Papers Access Statement form before gaining access to these materials.