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Personal Belongings (28)
Turnbull, Colin M (24)
Towles, Joseph A (21)
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1954-1989 (23)
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1960s (1)
1965 (1)
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Avery Research Center Artifact Collection

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Incense burner
Incense burner Object from Colin Turnbull's personal shrine; small brass incense holder in the shape of an egg with two packages of burnt incense.
Desk set
Desk set Colin Turnbull's alabaster desk set with two pens; engraved "JILUC," meaning "Joseph I Love You, Colin."
35mm Camera
35mm Camera Cavalier EE Auto 35mm Camera; Modified/renamed version of Taron Auto EE (1963); in leather carrying case; c. 1965.
Typewriter case
Typewriter case Black typewriter case with two metal clasps and twine handle.
Smith & Corona typewriter
Smith & Corona typewriter Black Smith & Corona manual typewriter used by Joseph Towles in the field in the 1960s; top cover has the word "SILENT."
Hermes Rocket travet typewriter
Hermes Rocket travet typewriter Hermes Rocket travel typewriter used by Colin Turnbull and Joseph Towles; no ribbon.
Bell & Howell tape recorder
Bell & Howell tape recorder Bell & Howell synchronized tape recorder in leather case, for use with black & white camera; personal belonging of Colin Turnbull.
Uher tape recorder
Uher tape recorder Uher reel-to-reel tape recorder with cord and AC adapter attached; used by Joseph Towles in 1972.
Necklace with charms
Necklace with charms Ivory tooth on a gold metal braided necklace with a lion charm signifying the Leo zodiac sign; personal belonging of Joseph Towles.