Finding Aid & Box Contents

Collection Arrangement


Regardless of any chronological or alphabetical arrangement, the records are arranged according to provenance.

Description System

Arranged on a box basis.

Type and Form of Identification Unit (Number, Total, Size)

3 boxes


Collection items were digitized in-house by the Koç University Suna Kıraç Library in 2016-2016. Documents were scanned at 300 dpi in TIFF format, Zeutschel OS 12000C A2 while the Nikon 9000ED was used to scan 35mm negatives. JPEG derivative files for visual materials are uploaded to our CONTENTdm digital platform.

Date(s) of Descriptions

Materials processed by archive specialist Senem Acar in 2015. Digitized by Neşet Büker and mutimedia assistant Didem Ülüş in 2015. Cataloged on the local library system on box level by Senem Acar in 2015. Inventory and item entry processes with revisions on digital asset management system have been completed by Senem Acar in 2016.


  • Asia Minor
  • Ethnology
  • Yörüks (Turkic people)
  • Nomads
  • Genealogy
  • Fieldwork

Detailed Description of Collection

Box 1

UJ.01 Images of Anatolian folk life 1 (115 black and white photographs)

UJ.02 Images of Anatolian folf life 2 (992 negatives)

Box 2

UJ.03 Images of Anatolian folk life 3 (116 black and white photographs)

UJ.04 Images of Anatolian folk life 4  (418 negatives)

Box 3

UJ.05 Images of Anatolian folk life 5 (3 Diaries)

UJ.06 Images of Anatolian folk life 6 (7 manuscripts and 1 illustration)