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Afghanistan Artifact Collection

 Collection
Identifier: APAC-0012

This collection will include a variety of artworks and artifacts from, depicting, or otherwise related to Afghanistan. Please see the individual components for details.

At present, the collection includes two-dimensional artworks depicting the city of Kabul, Afghanistan.

Dates

  • 1846-1870

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at http://libguides.unomaha.edu/library_policies.

Extent

0.4 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Arrangement

Collection has not yet been arranged and described.

Custodial History

New material added 2016-02-29: Two artworks purchased together from the Wayfarer’s Bookshop on 2/29/16:

Unsigned Watercolour View of Kabul, Afghanistan, with the Hindu Kush Mountains in the background, Titled on Verso: Caubul. Sale price: $650.00 (no catalog item number)

Original Unsigned Ink and Watercolour Drawing for the lithograph plate "City and Fortress of Cabul" published in Sir Robert Henry Sale's "Defence of Jellalabad", ca. 1846. Sale price: $3,750. Catalog item number: 1111

Accruals

New materials will be added on an irregular basis.
Title
Afghanistan Artifact Collection
Status
unprocessed
Author
Amy Schindler; Angela Kroeger
Date
2016-03-25
Description rules
Description based on DACS
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the UNO Libraries' Archives & Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States
402-554-6046