02/17/U0461 Guide to the Larry Naylor Papers Naylor, Larry

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Guide to the Larry Naylor Papers 1962/1977 University Archives Overview of the Collection Larry Naylor Papers 1962-1977 1971-1973, 1977 02/17/U0461 7.00 English Papuan(Other) University Archives The papers and research of UNT Anthropology department chair and faculty member, Dr. Larry Naylor. Administrative History:

Dr. Larry Naylor (1940-2010) worked in the Antrhopology department at UNT from 1978 - 2004. He received his bachelor’s degree from the State University of New York at Geneseo, and his master’s and doctoral degrees from Southern Illinois University. Naylor completed social-cultural fieldwork in Papua, New Guinea, and Ecuador and was on the anthropology faculty at the University of Alaska in Fairbanks before joining North Texas as director of the anthropology program. He helped develop the Department of Anthropology and served as chair for 14 years. He published six books and developed many courses over his career. Prior to this, Naylor was a U.S. Army paratrooper with the Special Forces and was stationed at Fort Knox, KY during the Vietnam War. [Source: Star Gazette obituary]

Administrative Information Acquisition Information:

Gift

Accruals:

2004-005

Processing Information:

Inclusive dates represent the estimated open and close dates ascertained from documentation within the records, though may not be exact, as some photos, slides, and films are undated. This range best covers Dr. Naylor's fieldwork as indicated, with the approximation that the remaining undated items were captured within this same general time period.

Conditions Governing Use:

Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Special Collections department. Copyright restrictions may apply.

Conditions Governing Access:

This collection is not restricted.

Preferred Citation:

Larry Naylor Papers, University of North Texas Special Collections

Physical Characteristics or Technical Requirements:

This collection is stored off-site and requires a minimum of 24 hours notice prior to use.

Arrangement of Materials:

This collection is arranged into series by type of material.

Scope and Contents

Items in Dr. Naylor's papers include photos, slides, films, and records, largely focused on his field work with the Dani people in Papua, Indonesia--then known as Irian Barat and later Irian Jaya--and also in Alaska. Material documents the native peoples' culture, including their villages, homes, cemeteries, markets, farming, artwork, and as they go about their daily lives. Records include Naylor's notebooks, documents related to the study like articles and correspondence, data print-outs and reports, and record books. Some documents are written/typed in the native Papuan language.

Detailed List of Contents id205998 Papers id206002 Record Books (Unbound) id83706 1 614704 id206039 1 1 Irian - Catholic Records 1968-1972 id206040 1 2 Irian - Notes/Interview 1972 id206041 1 3 Irian - Statistical Analysis 1971-1972 id206042 1 4 Irian - Gov-Cath Raw Data 1968-1974 id206043 1 5 Irian Research - Topical Note Groups 1972-1973 id206044 1 6 Irian Jaya - Fundwi/8 Reports 1970 id206003 Notebooks id206045 1 614704 Scope and Contents

Irian research

id206048 1 7 Background notebook undated id206049 1 8 Small notebooks circa 1972 Scope and Contents

Contains 3: Interview results, Mapilima results, and Mulele results

id206050 1 9 Sketchbooks circa 1972 Scope and Contents

Contains 3 - feature drawings and maps in pencil

id206051 1 10 Typed notebooks (1 of 3) 1971-1973 Scope and Contents

Contains 2. Headings: Research, Co-Op, Development Projects, Ecology, General, and Culture Change.

id206052 1 11 Typed notebooks (2 of 3) 1971-1973 Scope and Contents

Contains 3. Headings: Culture Change (Educational), Mission, Culture [Language], Western Dani, and Culture (Grand Valley)

id206053 1 12 Typed notebooks (3 of 3) 1971-1973 Scope and Contents

Contains 2. Headings: Questionnaire Materials - Irian Jaya, 1972 and Autobiographies

id206057 1 13 Handwritten notebooks (1 of 3) 1972 Scope and Contents

#1 - #6

id206058 1 14 Handwritten notebooks (2 of 3) 1972 Scope and Contents

#7 - #12

id206059 1 15 Handwritten notebooks (3 of 3) 1972-1973 Scope and Contents

#13 - #18

id206004 Impact Study Data and Reports Scope and Contents

Computer print-outs and related data and documents of the Pipeline Native Hire Impact Study in Alaska

id83707 2 614705 id206522 2 1 to 12 Impact Study Reports April 1977 id206523 2 13 Impact Study - Employment Statistics circa 1977 id206524 2 14 Impact Study - Monthly EEO Compliance Reports 1974-1975 id83708 3 614706 Scope and Contents

Folder 6 and 7 are located in Oversized Box A

id206525 3 1 Impact Study - Notes 1975-1977 id206526 3 2 Impact Study - File Code Info. undated id206527 3 3 Impact Study - Community Index and Computer Program April 1977 id206528 3 4 Impact Study - EEO Reporting Instructions Data Input Sheets and Notes undated id206529 3 5 Impact Study - Trans Alaska Pipeline Atlas Map id206533 3 6 Impact Study - Regional Analysis April 1977 Scope and Contents

Located in Oversized Box A

id206534 3 7 Impact Study - Test File Runs April 1977 Scope and Contents

Located in Oversized Box A

id206535 A Oversized 712299 Scope and Contents

Contains Box 3, Folders 6 and 7

id206005 Documents id206536 3 614706 id206544 3 8 Documents - Student Information List undated Scope and Contents

Located in Oversized Box A

id206538 3 9 Indonesian Government Offices DFRD 1969-1973 id206539 3 10 Written Articles 1970-1973 id206540 3 11 Education - Irian Jaya 1967-1972 id206541 3 12 Language Materials undated id206542 3 13 Manuscript - "Initiation Reconsidered" undated id206543 3 14 Questionnaires undated id206545 3 15 Copies of Maps and Sketches - Irian Jaya, Indonesia undated id206546 3 16 "Ethnic Groups in Irian Jaya" - unpublished, Myron Bromley 1970 id206547 3 17 Dani Ethnography 1972 id206548 3 18 Dani Ethnography 1972 id206549 3 19 Dani Research Inventory 1971-1973 id206550 3 20 "The Even and the Odd" - unpublished, Myron Bromley 1965 id206551 3 21 "Keep Track of Movement of Dani Trans." - Myron Bromley undated id206552 3 22 "Lower Gr. Valley Dani and Neighbors" - unpublished, Myron Bromley 1965
id206537 A Oversized 712299 Scope and Contents

Contains Box 3, Folder 8

id205999 Photographs and Negatives Scope and Contents

Of the Dani people in Papua, Indonesia (then Irian Jaya). Some have handwritten notes on back, including dates--most in the early 1970s--though most are undated.

id206553 3 614706 id206554 3 23 Negatives (1 of 2) undated id206555 3 24 Negatives (2 of 2) undated id206556 3 25 Photos - Binder #1 undated id206557 3 26 Photos - Binder #2 (1 of 2) undated Scope and Contents

Features: Etai-Lakagin, Salt Well, Easter Sunday, Funeral Kurelu's Son, Jalimo Traders

id83709 4 614707 id206558 4 1 Photos - Binder #2 (2 of 2) undated Scope and Contents

Features: Saw Mill - Pyramid, Veg Operation - Pyramid, House Const., People, Wamena Market, Catholic Church Wamena, Ib Tien Visit

id206559 4 2 Photos - Binder #3 undated Scope and Contents

Features: Major Pig Feast, Hunilama, Curing Ceremony, Funeral, Dani Compounds, Dani

id206560 4 3 Photos - Binder #4 (1 of 2) undated id206561 4 4 Photos - Binder #4 (2 of 2) undated id206562 4 5 Dani Photo File #1 undated id206565 4 6 Dani Photo File #2 undated id206566 4 7 Dani Photo File #3 undated id206592 4 8 Dani Photo File - unlabeled undated Scope and Contents

Also contains 5 negatives of Indonesian maps

id206593 4 9 Dani Photo File #73710 undated id206594 4 10 Dani Photo File - Minox Prints 1972-1973 id206595 4 11 Dani Photo File #6 1972-1973 id206596 4 12 Dani Photo File #8 undated id206597 4 13 Dani Photo File #10 undated
id206000 Slides Scope and Contents

Contains 10 slide storage boxes. Itemized lists of each slide is included in each slide box. Slides are all undated, though likely circa early 1970s.

id83710 5 614708 id206017 5 Gestures - Charts - Maps - Art - Transportation undated id206018 5 Market - Wamena - O.K. Ent - Indonesians undated id206019 5 Indep. Day - Ibutien - U.N. - Jaya - Missions - Ed. undated id206020 5 Entai - Air photo > Balim id206021 5 Tagi - Pittr. - Yiwika - Abu - Hunilama - Cemetery undated id83711 6 614709 id206023 6 Awaja Haeine - Honai Const. undated id206024 6 Funeral - Informants - People undated id206025 6 Pyramid - Pikhe - Gardens undated id206026 6 Dani Profiles - Activities - Curing - Pig Feast undated id206027 6 Compounds - Fence Const. undated
id206001 Films id206598 4 Super 8 film reels undated 614707 Scope and Contents

Contains 8 Super 8 films with footage from Dr. Naylor's time with the Dani people in Papua

id210416 4A Super 8 film reels undated 712319 Scope and Contents

Contains 9 Super 8 films with footage from Dr. Naylor's time with the Dani people in Papua