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Conklin donated his journal collection to the UP Baguio Library in 2005.

Scope and Content Notes

  The Harold Conklin collection of the UP Baguio Cordillera/Northern Luzon Archives consists of his journals and newsletter collections. Conklin donated his journal collection to the UP Baguio Library in 2005. Majority of these are anthropology journals. A formal launch of the collection was held in June 2006, which coincided with the UP Baguio foundation week celebration. 

   The journal collection measures 117 linear feet and is shelved in a corner of the Main Library’s Serials Section.

Biographical Note

  Harold is a well-known professor at Yale University who is best known for his studies of shifting cultivation. He was born in Easton, Pennsylvania and grew up in Patchogue. 

   He is considered one of the world’s leading authorities on ethnoscience, the manner in which inhabitants of a particular area perceive and treat their surroundings. He has conducted extensive ethnoecological and linguistic field research in Southeast Asia, especially in the Philippines, and is noted for his pioneering work on indigenous systems of tropical forest and terraced agriculture.

   Professor Conklin received his Ph.D. from Yale in 1955 and joined the faculty in 1962. He served as chair of the Department of Anthropology and director of the Division of Anthropology at the Peabody Museum of Natural History, where he continues as Curator Emeritus. A member of the National Academy of Sciences, Professor Conklin has authored scores of articles, monographs and books, including the acclaimed Hanunoo Agriculture and Ethnographic Atlas of Ifugao. 

Journal Lists

•American Anthropological Association Abstracts of the Annual Meeting 1960-1962 ; 1979-1987

•American Anthropological Association Program of the Annual Meeting 1995-2004

•American Anthropological Association Monographs

•American Anthropologist (AA) 1940-2003

•American Ethnologist (AE) 1974-2003
Annales Fyssen (AN Fyssen) 1985-1994; 1998-1999; 2001; 2003

•Annual Review of Anthropology (ARA) 1988-2002

•Anthropological Linguistics (AL) 1959-2003

•Anthropology News (AN) 1999-2004

•Anthropology Today (AT/RAIN) 1985-2004

•Archipel : Etudes Interdisciplinaries sur le mode insulindien 1971-1972

•Asian Perspectives 1959-1964 ; 1974-1976 ; 1978-2001

•Bible Translator (B-Trans) 1950-1954

•Biennial Review of Anthropology (BRA) 1959-1971

•Bijdragen tot de Taal-, Land-en Volkenkunde (BTLV) 1956-1996

•Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars (BCAScholars) 1969-1974

•Bulletin of the Philadelphia Anthropological Society (B-PAS)

•Cultural Dynamics (CD) 1995-1997

•Cultural Survival Newsletter 1978-1981

•Cultural Survival Quarterly 1982-1985

•Current Anthropology (CA) 1960-2001

•Focus 1993, 1999-2001, 2004

•Foundations of Language 1965-1969

•Geographical Review (GR) 1995-2002

•Georgetown Monographs in Linguistics (GtnMonogLing) 1951, 1953-1955, 1957-1972

•History of Anthropology Newsletter (HAN) 1974-2003

•Indiana University Publications in Anthropology & Linguistics

•International Journal of American Linguistics; with Supplement (IJAL-S) 1949, 1951-2002

•Journal of American Oriental Society (JAOS) 1993, 1995-2003

•Journal of Anthropological Research (JAR) 1973-1993

•Journal of Asian Studies (JAS) 1995-2004

•Journal of Ecological Anthropology (JEA) 2000, 2002

•Journal of Linguistic Anthropology (JLA) 1991-2003

•Journal of Linguistics (Jling) 1965-1974

•Journal of Royal Anthropological Institute (JRAI) 1995-2003

•Journal of Royal Anthropological Institute-Bulletin

•Journal of Southeast Asian History 1964-1965

•Language (Lg) 1940-2004

•Language in Society (Lg in Soc) 1972-2001

•Language Science (LgSci) 1968-1977

•Linguistic Inquiry (Linglng) 1970-1974

•Linguistic Reporter (LingRep) 1959-1977

•Linguistic Society of America Bulletin (LSA-B) 1970-2003

•Man (man, see also JRAI and JRAI-B) 1952-1994

•Man in Southeast Asia (MSA) 1968-1974

•Museum Anthropology (MusA) 1986-1988

•Publications on Fuzzy Sets (PFS)

•Research Center in Anthropology, Folklore, & Linguistics Publications (RCAFLP) with IJAL, q.v.

•Reviews in Anthropology (RevAn) 1974-1992, 1994

•Sociolinguistics Newsletter (SLNews) 1970-1978

•Southwestern Journal of Anthropology (SWJA)>JAR q.v. 1945-1972

•Studies in Linguistics (S.I.L.) 1958-1972, 1974-1975

•Verbatum 1974-1979, 1983-1984

•Word (with Supplements) 1945-1982

•Working Papers in Sociolinguistics (WP-SL) 1971-1976

•Yale University Publications in Anthropology (YUPA) 1936-2003

•Yale University Southeast Asia Studies (YUSEAS)
 a. YUSEAS Bibliography Series
 b. YUSEAS Cultural Report Series
 c. YUSEAS Monograph Series
 d. YUSEAS Reprint Series
 e. YUSEAS Translation Series

For inquiries, visit the Cordillera/Northern Luzon Historical Archives or email