Consists of Manual for field worked (mostly mimeograph articles by several different authors; an anaylsis of the motion picture film "Hitlerjunge Quex"; and Ruth Benedict,"Rumanian Culture and Behavior," November 1943.
NAA MS 7538
Mostly mimeographed documents; some printed
Hitlerjunge Quex (anaysis by Columbia University Research in Contemporary Cultures)
Copies of photographs made by Merl Lavoy in modern Bulgaria, Greece, Hungary, Serbia, and Turkey diring the first World War. They document soldiers (mostly British, French, and Serbian) and war machinery, as well as images of cities and villages, and local people (Transylvanians, Macedonians, Serbs, and Turks). The collection also includes a series of images showing the King and Queen of Romania in Transylvania.
Merl LaVoy (1886-1953) was a photographer, documentary film maker, and cameraman for Pathé News, a British company that produced documentaries, newsreels, and cinemagazines (1910-1970).
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R92-40
Copy prints made by Otis Archives.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional LaVoy photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 8 and Photo Lot 97.
Correspondence from LaVoy held in the National Anthropological Archives in the Ales Hrdlicka Papers.
Donated by the Otis Archives, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 1992.
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.