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Accession 1764

Inclusive Dates

1975-1990, nd


Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1000 pieces, .50 linear feet



Scope and Content Note

This collection consists mostly of memorabilia concerning Jane Goodall collected by Linda Driggers Williams (Winthrop Class of 1964, ‘69, ’82). Jane Goodall (b. 1934) is a conservationist and primatologist most known for her long-term study of wild chimpanzees in Tanzania and came to Rock Hill, SC in 1990 to lecture at Winthrop College and at the York County Museum. Contents include four books concerning Jane Goodall, three magazines concerning Jane Goodall, two photographs and three negatives of Jane Goodall, four newspaper articles concerning Jane Goodall, a Jane Goodall T-shirt, and a hard copy and digital copy of a talk given by Jane Goodall at the Museum of York County in 1990.


The Jane Goodall Collection was donated by Linda Williams and received by the Louise Pettus Archives on May 10, 2021.


For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Jane Goodall Collection - Accession 1764

LC Subject Headings

Goodall, Jane, 1934-; Primatologists; Zoologists