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Beloit College Roy Chapman Andrews papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC 14
This collection consists mainly of materials written about or by explorer and naturalist Roy Chapman Andrews (Beloit College class of 1906), including personal correspondence between Andrews and other notable Beloit College figures like George L. Collie, Alonzo W. Pond, and Frank G. Logan. There is also an original manuscript copy of Andrews’ book Meet Your Ancestors, along with documents from the Roy Chapman Andrews Society. The remaining materials are mostly articles written about Andrews and his contributions to science. Nearly all of the collection dates from after Andrews' time as a student at Beloit College.

Dates

  • 1903-2009

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research; however, certain materials are very fragile and require Archives staff for handling, or use may be restricted altogether.

Extent

2 Linear Feet (4 boxes, 3 volumes)

Accruals

Materials from the Roy Chapman Andrews Society are added periodically.

Related Materials

George L. Collie papers (MC 37)
Beloit College Frank G. Logan collection (MC 66)
Alonzo W. Pond papers (MC 86)
Logan Museum of Anthropology records (AC 72)
Title
Beloit College Roy Chapman Andrews papers
Status
completed
Author
Michelle Tom
Date
March, 2012
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Beloit College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
700 College St.
Beloit WI 53511 USA
608-363-2485