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SCRC Libguide for Ethnic Studies

This guide is intended to provide general sources and research information about Ethnic Studies.

Manuscripts

 

Vernon Brooks Papers, 1912-1985 (5 linear inches). Material relating to the Baptist Auberry Mission Church on Mono Indian property.

June English Forestry Collection, (ca. 13 linear feet and 144 photographs). A comprehensive index and collection of periodical articles, newspaper clippings, and oral history interviews relating to the history of the Sierra National Forest, 1870 to mid-1980s.

June English Local History Collection, 1847-1991, (15.5 linear feet and 102 photographs). Books, typescripts, research notes, newspaper clippings, oral history tapes and transcripts, maps and photographs relating to the history of Fresno and Madera Counties and the adjacent Sierra Nevada Mountains, ca. 1850 to 1984.

Geoffrey Gamble Papers, 1908-1996 (18.5 linear feet). Research materials from Gamble's Native American linguistics work, specifically on the Wikchamni people. Also includes research materials from John P. Harrington. Gamble's Wikchamni dictionary is online.

Molarsky Mono Indian collection, 1936, 1967-1981 (1.75 linear feet). Oral histories, songs and lectures by and about Mono Indians from North Fork and Auberry.  The oral histories were digitized via the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) and are available on the Internet Archive.