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John W. Allen digital images and writings, 2001-2002

By Leaman, Kristin

Collection Overview

Title: John W. Allen digital images and writings, 2001-2002

Predominant Dates:2001-2002

Creator: Allen, John W.

Extent: 368.33 MB. More info below.

Date Acquired: 01/05/2010

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The John W. Allen digital images and writings (2001-2002; 0.2 cubic feet) documents Allen's research on entheogenic fungi.

Biographical Note

John Allen has done extensive research in the field of ethnomycology; he has received degrees from Seattle Community College in Mycology and a degree from the Washington Technical Institute in Graphic Art. Allen also served as Dr. Mark D. Merlin’s research associate at the University of Hawaii. He has published extensively on mushrooms and recently co-authored works such as “Kratom, The Energetic Thai Opiate” with Muraco and Teonanacatl: A Bibliography of Entheogenic Fungi with Jochen Gartz.

Administrative Information

Alternate Extent Statement: 368.33 MB

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research. Electronic records in this collection have been migrated to an archives server and digital use copies can only be accessed onsite in the Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center. Please request digital record prior to arriving at the Research Center.

Acquisition Source: John Allen

Acquisition Method: Donation

Preferred Citation: MSP 73, John Allen digital images and writings, Karnes Archives and Special Collections, Purdue University Libraries

Processing Information: The collection was donated to the archives on three CDs. For ease of access and preservation, archivists have transferred the content to an archives server. The order as received has been maintained; the titles of each CD noted in the inventory.

Other URL: http://collections.lib.purdue.edu/fa/pdf/msp73_allen.pdf

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