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Creator:
Fennell, Valerie I.  Search this
Extent:
3.75 Linear feet (3 boxes)
80 Sound cassettes
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound cassettes
Photographs
Field notes
Sound recordings
Manuscripts
Interviews
Place:
Southport (N.C.)
Atlanta (Ga.)
Date:
1969-2007
Summary:
Valerie Fennell is an anthropologist whose work focused primarily on age and gender relations among elder communities. She has worked for Georgia State University since 1974 as a professor of anthropology and a faculty ombudsperson. The papers of Valerie Fennell chiefly document her research in Southport, North Carolina among elder communities, as well as fieldwork in Atlanta, Georgia. The papers consist of dissertation drafts, notes, and comments; field notes; interview sound recordings; photographs; and research proposals.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of Valerie Fennell chiefly document her research in Southport, North Carolina among elder communities at Curlew Point, as well as fieldwork in Atlanta, Georgia. The papers consist of dissertation drafts, notes, and comments; field notes; interview sound recordings; photographs; and research proposals. Papers are arranged at the collection level as organized by the creator.
Biographical / Historical:
Valerie Fennell is an anthropologist whose work focused primarily on age and gender relations among elder communities. She has worked for Georgia State University since 1974 as a professor of anthropology and a faculty ombudsperson. She received her Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with John Honigmann serving as her advisor. Her fieldwork was conducted in North Carolina and Georgia, chiefly among elder and ethnic communities. Sources Consulted: Fennell, Valerie. Curriculum Vitae, circa 2005.
Related Materials:
Valerie Fennell papers, Georgia State University
Provenance:
These papers were donated to the National Anthropological Archives by Valerie Fennell in 2013.
Restrictions:
The Valerie Fennell papers is open for research.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Gerontology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Field notes
Sound recordings
Manuscripts
Interviews
Citation:
Valerie Fennell papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Instutition
Identifier:
NAA.2013-08
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Valerie Fennell papers
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30e54740d-9f37-4463-a911-7ccb83793da6
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-2013-08