Price lists and catalogs of publications of Bible societies and Christian missionary groups in various countries in Africa, North and South America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Includes especially catalogs of the British and Foreign Bible Society
Research documentation from Brian du Toit's anthropological fieldwork from 1961-1962 in Papua New Guinea. Du Toit worked with the Gadsup people in Akuna, a village located in the Arona River Valley of Eastern Highlands Province. Research materials include 16mm films, reel-to-reel tapes, and color slides.
The Travel Poster Collection consists of nearly 900 travel posters from around the world. The earliest dates to the end of the 19th century and the latest to the end of the 20th century, with the majority falling between 1920 and 1960. The posters hearken to the "Golden Age of Travel," with images of trains, planes and boats and documenting iconic travel destinations--mostly throughout Europe, but also through areas of Asia, the Pacific, Africa, North America and South America.
Brigham Young University - L. Tom Perry Special Collections
The collection consists largely of photos, slides, and negatives packaged and labeled by subject/client and are of various pieces of architecture, world scenery, models, etc. It also contains assorted pamphlets on natural history, art, and antiquities, as well as diaries, financial information, scrapbooks, stationary, newspaper clippings, the script for "Out of This World," various awards, biographical information, assorted brochures and articles on art and fashion, travel brochures, postcards, magazines, and correspondence. It also includes manuscripts and some of the research of Joseph Earl Arrington, including work on panoramic photographs and the Nauvoo Temple. The collection dates span from 1917 to 1968.