Guide to the Pauline Kolenda Papers,
1950-1999.

Collection Number: 8456

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library

Contact Information:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
2B Carl A. Kroch Library
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
(607) 255-3530
Fax: (607) 255-9524
rareref@cornell.edu
http://rmc.library.cornell.edu
Compiled by:
RMC Staff
Date completed:
June 2014
EAD encoding:
RMC Staff, June 2014
Date modified:
RMC Staff, August 2014

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DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Pauline Kolenda papers, 1950-1999.
Collection Number:
8456
Creator:
Kolenda, Pauline.
Quantity:
40 cubic feet.
Forms of Material:
Digital Media, Correspondence, Printed Material, Research Material
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Collection consists of field notes and research files.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Pauline Kolenda was an anthropologist who studied India.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Collection consists of field notes and research files.

SUBJECTS

Names:
Kolenda, Pauline.

Subjects:
Families -- India.
Caste -- India
Villages -- India.

Places:
India -- Civilization


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Pauline Kolenda Papers, #8456. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

SERIES LIST

Series I. Kanyakumari Study
Series II. Khalapur materials
Series III. Miscellaneous

CONTAINER LIST

Date
Description
Container
Genealogies with lists and notebooks
Box 1
Miscellaneous and Problems, maps
Box 2
Miscellaneous papers
Box 2, 3
Sorted genealogies without lists
Box 3, 4
Family charts and notebooks
Box 4, 5
Field notes and files related to Tamilnadu
Box 5, 6
Field notes, photographs, and miscellaneous files
Box 6, 7
Miscellaneous, graduate students from University of Houston
Box 7
Rankhandi, including maternal health notes
Box 9, 10
Miscellaneous material, including RA notes from the 1980s
Box 10, 11
1984
Miscellaneous, RA notes
Box 11, 12
Khandan Study
Box 12, 13
Field notes, including trips to India
Box 13, 14
Field Notes
Box 14, 15
Notes, with some from Rajput 1983
Box 35, 36
Daily activity notes
Box 39, 40
Miscellaneous material
Box 40, 41, 42
1954, 1984
Miscellaneous
Box 42, 43
Miscellaneous papers, correspondence
Box 43, 44
"Village Study"
Box 8, 9
1984
Notes from Helena Kolenda
Box 15, 16
Fields notes from Champapura
Box 16, 17
Champapura census records, floppy disks
Box 17, 18
1982
Demography lectures, UC Berkeley
Box 18, 19
Brahman files
Box 19, 20, 21, 22
Miscellaneous files, Nadars, floppy Disks
Box 22, 23
Miscellaneous Cornell papers
Box 23, 24
Papers, Conferences, Book Reviews
Box 25, 26
1955
First write up of Jaipur study for Cornell. Thesis - Dimensions of Personality as Related to Dimensions of Prejudice in a Survey of a Northeastern City
Box 26, 27
1971
Materials from The Tamil Family Life and Values Project of the University of Houston
Box 28, 29
Book Reviews and Reprints
Box 27, 28
Notes from Rankhandi, miscellaneous papers
Box 29, 30, 31
Miscellaneous
Box 31, 32
Grant Proposals, Super Computer San Diego, Miscellaneous, audio visual material
Box 32, 33
Jajmani material, miscellaneous files, Rankhandi project records, audio visual material
Box 34, 35
Miscellaneous files and book reviews, Paradox computer manual, audio visual material
Box 35, 37
Miscellaneous, some from Khalapur
Box 37, 38
ca. 1983
Field notes
Box 38, 39
Various papers, including work on dowry paper; material external review of U Virginia Asian studies department
Box 44, 45
Personal materials, including passport and cover letter, college at Wellesley, articles and photos
Box 45, 46
Manuals on Paradox, floppy discs with India papers
Box 47
Professional and personal correspondence, including Mike Mahar, Konstantin Kolenda, William Rowe.
Box 46, 47
Slides of India, some in binder
Box 47
Timeline drawings
Tube 1