Tuzzy Consortium Library David Ongley Archives

Collection RWORL - Rosita Worl Papers

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Rosita Worl Papers


  • 1975 - 2001 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

Collection contains 69 linear feet of boxed papers.
2 slide albums
4 slide carousels
total number of slides is approximately 1900.

Context area

Name of creator

Worl, Rosita

Biographical history

Archival history

This collection was created while Rosita Worl was doing doctoral research in the North Slope region of Alaska. It was housed in Rosita Worl's office in Juneau, AK prior to donation to the Tuzzy Library.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Rosita Worl donated this collection to the Tuzzy Consortium Library in 2006. She had learned of the nortoriety of the Tundra Times collection and wished for her materials to be placed online in similar fashion. She came to Barrow and after touring the facility decided to entrust her collection to Tuzzy Library. Ben Nageak, Archivist at the time, went to Juneau and inventoried the collection and packaged it for shipping to Tuzzy.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

This collection contains documents, publications, clippings, photographs, slides and personal papers of Rosita Worl during the years she was conducting doctoral research in the North Slope region of Alaska.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

The collection is arranged in two Series:
Series 1: Subject Files
Series 2: Photographs and Slides
The contents of Series 1 are arranged alphabetically, Series 2 is in original order as received.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright to original works in this collection is held by Rosita Worl. However, copyright to some items in this collection may be held by their respective creators. Please consult the archivist for details.

Language of material

  • English

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Good physical condition.

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Tuzzy Consortium Library

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Entry prepared 2/12/2016 by Christie Burke


  • English


  • Arabic


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