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Benjamin Casey Allin letters, 1907-1911.
BANC MSS 81/111 z
Collection Overview

Title:

Benjamin Casey Allin letters, 1907-1911

Creator/Contributor:

Allin, Benjamin Casey, 1887-, creator

Abstract:

Mainly to family, describing his travels in Japan in 1907, experiences from 1909, surveying for the U.S. Bureau of Insular Affairs on CebĂș and Samar in the Philippines, and his work compiling an English-Bisayan dictionary. Letter to his mother from Col. Frank McIntyre, Nov. 29, 1910, also included.

Date:

1907 (issued)

Subject:

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McIntyre, Frank -- 1865-1944
Allin, Benjamin Casey
United States. -- Bureau of Insular Affairs.
Surveying -- Philippines
Linguistics -- Philippines
Bisayan languages -- Dictionaries
Japan -- Description and travel
Philippines -- Description and travel

Note:

Photographs transferred to Pictorial Collections (BANC PIC 1981.085--ALB)

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 81/111 z

Origin:

California