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Photographs Collected by Henry Hobson Richardson

Collection Identifier: DES-1936-0001-001561485
Scope and Contents: The photographs which comprise this collection were assembled by Henry Hobson Richardson and include 53 volumes of photographs of sites, structures and works of art in Europe, the United States and Asia. The photographs were arranged thematically by Richardson under a variety of rubrics and include building types, components, materials and geographical location. Although the bulk of the photographs were acquired in the 1870s and 1880s, some are of earlier vintages. Photographers represented...

The Franziska Porges Hosken Research Files for "Kathmandu Valley Towns"

Collection Identifier: DES-2004-0002-009826389
Scope and Contents: "The Kathmandu Valley Towns: A Record of Life and Change in Nepal", published by J. Weatherhill, New York and Tokyo, 1974. The book is documentation of Hosken's analysis of village and town communities in the Kathmandu Valley. Her travels in Nepal were formative in her future focus on women's health issues, particularly in the developing world.The collections consists of her research files connected to the publication of "The Kathmandu Valley Towns: A Record of Life and Change in...