The Resource A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :, Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll ; with an introduction by Janet Wentworth Smith. Interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1989-1991. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :, Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll ; with an introduction by Janet Wentworth Smith. Interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1989-1991. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley

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A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :, 1994
Title
A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll ; with an introduction by Janet Wentworth Smith. Interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1989-1991. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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1994
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Language
eng
Summary
  • Roll discusses her family history, including childhood, marriages to Harold Hirsch, Scott Heath and later G. Frederick Roll; her work on somatotyping in various medical schools; anthropological research in the Soviet Union, Papua New Guinea, Pere Village, collaborating with Margaret Mead
  • Interview with Lena Godina. Background to oral history of Barbara H.H. Roll
  • "Loving a village" by Roll from Vol. 35, no. 3 of Expedition magazine (1993). The article is about the long-term relationship between the people of a New Guinea village and Margaret Mead
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Audio tape recording of the interview also available.
Cataloging source
CU-BANC
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1910-1998
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Roll, Barbara Honeyman
Form designation
oral history transcript
Location of originals duplicates
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
Location of other archival material
Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College,
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  • Smith, Janet Wentworth
  • Hughes, Sally Smith
  • Godina, Lena
  • Bancroft Library
  • Sophia Smith Collection
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  • Mead, Margaret
  • Women anthropologists
  • Physical anthropology
  • Anthropologists
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A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :, Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll ; with an introduction by Janet Wentworth Smith. Interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1989-1991. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
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Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (vii, 366 p.))
  • 29 sound cassettes.
  • 1 portfolio.
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
  • Supplementary material:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley and Smith College (Sophia Smith Collection). Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Label
A woman's life in physical anthropology, somatotyping, and New Guinea kinship studies :, Barbara Honeyman Heath Roll ; with an introduction by Janet Wentworth Smith. Interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes in 1989-1991. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Link
Publication
Cumulative index finding aids
Volume includes index.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 1 v. (vii, 366 p.))
  • 29 sound cassettes.
  • 1 portfolio.
Materials
  • Transcript:
  • Phonotapes:
  • Supplementary material:
Specific material designation
remote
Terms governing use
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley and Smith College (Sophia Smith Collection). Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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