Su Zan Noguchi Swain drawings

Su Zan Noguchi Swain drawings

Dates: 1960-1966

Seven original drawings by Su Zan Noguchi Swain for Elsie Broughton Klot's book The New Field Book for Freshwater Life, created between 1960 and 1966. Six of the drawings are on 15 x 10 inch cardboard.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Swain, Su Zan Noguchi
  • Call Number: MSS 6852
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84606;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Su Zan Noguchi Swain drawings must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 6852; Su Zan Noguchi Swain drawings; 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 6852, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by Suzan N.S. Firmage in 1989.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Suzan N.S. Firmage; 1989.
Related Material
See also The New Field Book of Freshwater Life (QH 96.K56). See also the Su Zan Noguchi Swain papers (DG0960; McCain Libraries and Archives; University of Southern Mississippi).
Subject Terms
Agriculture and Natural Resources; Fisheries and Wildlife; Freshwater insects--Pictorial works; Freshwater plants--Pictorial works
Genre / Form
Processing Information
Processed; Elizabeth Ballif; 2009.
Appraisal Information
Utah and the American West (collection development policy for 20th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts, August 2007).
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Swain (Su Zan Noguchi) drawings
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Elizabeth Ballif, student processor, and John Murphy, curator
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2010-10-08T09:23-0600
Finding Aid Language
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Su Zan Noguchi Swain (b. 1916) was an illustrator in Colorado. She was very interested in biology and collaborated with her husband, entomologist Ralph Swain, to produce insect guides.

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John Murphy
Curator - 20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts