Rubin (Arnold) Papers

About this Collection

The Arnold Rubin Papers consist of diaries and journals, correspondence, published articles, photographs, slides, negatives, newsletters, manuscripts, course materials, news clippings, and ephemera produced and collected by Arnold Rubin. The focus of the collection is in the three major areas of Rubin's research interest; the arts of Africa, the Pasadena [California] Tournament of Roses, and tattoo. It also includes research materials and publications on Africans in India, religious ceremonies, public events, unconventional art in Southern California; the arts of Oceania, Native North America and pre-Columbian America; body art such as painting and piercing; popular culture, folk art, and "outsider art". ... View collection guide.

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