Fonds SC 4 - Helen Fernald's manuscript on Chinese Tomb Figures at the ROM

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Helen Fernald's manuscript on Chinese Tomb Figures at the ROM

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ON00259 SC 4

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  • 1951-1964 (Creation)

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5.1 centimeters of textual records

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Fonds consists of the unfinished manuscript for Fernald's book 'Chinese Tomb Figures in the ROM,' including a list of the figures to be documented in the book as well as 215 pages of plate descriptions. In addition, this fonds contains related correspondence dealing with this project, as well as the issues that arose due to Miss Fernald's ill-health, which made it impossible for her to finish her work.

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See also RG 73: Far Eastern Department records.

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Biographical information from: Museum Board Meeting Minutes November 19, 1964 Resolution moved by Prof. W.E. Swinton and Seconded by Prof. F.V. Winnett.

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