Robert O. Tilman Papers 1950s-1980s

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Contents
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Creator
Tilman, Robert O.
Size
27.5 linear feet (28 boxes, 2 legal boxes, 3 half boxes, 2 legal half boxes, 7 cartons)
Call number
MC 00092
Access to materials

Portions of this collection have restricted access; the remainder of this collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

The papers of Robert O. Tilman document his career as assistant and associate professor at Yale University, professor of political science and dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at North Carolina State University, and other professional activities related to Southeast Asian studies. A small part of the collection, mostly slides and photographs, deals with Tilman’s personal life. The collection includes correspondence; course material, such as syllabi and lecture notes; administrative files; files relating to various professional activities; manuscripts; publications; material from a research project about Filipino identity; reference files; personal files including those related to his wife Jo Tilman; audiovisual material such as video cassettes, tape reels, slides and photographs; artifacts; and computer-related material.

Robert O. Tilman (1929-1987) was professor of political science, 1971-1987; dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1971-1984; and founder of the North Carolina Japan Center at North Carolina State University. Tilman was an expert in Southeast Asian political systems.

Language

English

Biographical/historical note

Robert O. Tilman (1929-1987) was professor of political science, 1971-1987; dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences, 1971-1984; and founder of the North Carolina Japan Center at North Carolina State University. Tilman was an expert in Southeast Asian political systems.

Tilman was a member of the Association for Asian Studies, Southeast Asia Development Advisory Group, Asia Society, Southeastern Regional Conference on Asian Studies, XXVII International Congress of Orientalists, American Political Science Association, Southern Political Science Association, American Conference of Academic Deans, and the Board of Directors of the Triange University Center for Advanced Studies. His honors included membership in Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Kappa Phi, as well as selection as an American Society of International Law Fellow, 1963; American Council of Learned Societies Fellow, 1964; National Science Foundation Senior Fellow, 1969-1970; American Philosophical Society Fellow, 1974; and Fulbright Senior Research Fellow, 1982-1983.

Tilman received a B.S. from Memphis State University in 1957; M.A. from Duke University in 1959; and Ph.D. from Duke University in 1961. He was employed by the United State Army Security Agency from 1951 to 1954 and the National Security Agency from 1954 to 1957 before he began his teaching career. He was an assistant professor at Tulane University, 1962-1965; assistant and associate professor at Yale University, 1965-1970; senior research fellow at Columbia University, 1970-1971; and professor at North Carolina State University, 1971-1987.

Born in Caruthersville, Missouri, on 21 July 1929, Tilman married Jo Carolyn Huddleston on 19 December 1954. Tilman died on 23 August 1987.

Scope/content

The papers of Robert O. Tilman document his career as assistant and associate professor at Yale University, professor of political science and dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at North Carolina State University, and other professional activities related to Southeast Asian studies. A small part of the collection, mostly slides and photographs, deals with Tilman’s personal life. The collection includes correspondence; course material, such as syllabi and lecture notes; administrative files; files relating to various professional activities; manuscripts; publications; material from a research project about Filipino identity; reference files; personal files including those related to his wife Jo Tilman; audiovisual material such as video cassettes, tape reels, slides and photographs; artifacts; and computer-related material.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged into the following series: Correspondence, Course Material, Administrative Files, Professional Activities, Manuscripts and Writings, Research Project, Reference Files, Personal Files, Audio-Visual Material, Artifacts, and Computer Material.

Use of these materials

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Robert O. Tilman Papers, MC 00092, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Processing information

Processed by Aaron Cusick, 2009 October; Encoded by Aaron Cusick, 2009 October

Correspondence (MC 00092 Series 1)

This series contains correspondence arranged chronologically from 1963 to 1987. Several files are arranged topically rather than chronologically, reflecting original order. The letters deal with various aspects of Tilman’s career, including job proposals, publishing, research, meetings and conferences, and correspondence with colleagues.

Correspondence 1963-1964
Box 1, Folder 1
Correspondence 1965-1966
Box 1, Folder 2
Correspondence 1967-1969
Box 1, Folder 3
Correspondence 1970-1971
Box 1, Folder 4
Correspondence 1972-1975
Box 1, Folder 5
Correspondence 1976-1978
Box 1, Folder 6
Correspondence 1979
Box 1, Folder 7
Correspondence 1981-1986
Box 1, Folder 8
Correspondence 1987
Box 1, Folder 9
Book Project Correspondence 1963-1968
Box 2, Folder 1
Research Analysis Corporation Correspondence 1964-1967
Box 2, Folder 2
Manuscript Reprint Correspondence 1967-1968
Box 2, Folder 3
Miscellaneous and Undated Correspondence
Box 2, Folder 4
Course Materials (MC 00092 Series 2)

This series includes syllabi, lecture notes, exams and quizzes, and reading material for political science classes taught at Yale University and North Carolina State University.

Yale University
Lecture Material Political Science 63/180
Box 3, Folder 1
Lecture Material
Box 3, Folder 2
Lectures
Box 3, Folder 3
Lecture Materials
Box 3, Folder 4
Clippings and Notes
Box 3, Folder 5
Diversity
Box 3, Folder 6
Economic and Foreign Trade
Box 4, Folder 1
Legal and Constitutional
Box 4, Folder 2
Man, State, and Society
Box 4, Folder 3
Man, State, and Society in Contemporary Southeast Asia
Box 4, Folder 4
Politics - Sarawak and Sabah
Box 4, Folder 5
Politics - Singapore and Malaysia
Box 4, Folder 6
Sarawak - General and Miscellaneous
Box 4, Folder 7
Miscellaneous
Box 4, Folder 8
Student papers from Yale 1966, undated

Materials in this folder have restricted access. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

legalhalfbox 42, Folder 1
North Carolina State University
PS 201 American Government
Box 4, Folder 9
PS 201-011
Box 5, Folder 1
PS 231-001
Box 5, Folder 2
PS 231-002
Box 5, Folder 3
PS 231 - International Relations
Box 5, Folder 4
PS 231 - Required Readings
Box 5, Folder 5
PS 231
Box 6, Folder 1
HSS 300
Box 5, Folder 6
HSS 300 Islam
Box 5, Folder 7
Islam and Politics Course
Box 6, Folder 2
PS 303
Box 6, Folder 3
343 Material
Box 6, Folder 4
PS 343
Box 6, Folder 5
PS 343, Fall 84
Box 7, Folder 1
Course Action Forms
Box 7, Folder 2
Student Papers
Box 7, Folder 3
Student Papers
Box 7, Folder 4
Thesis - Mark Swaringen 1986
Box 7, Folder 5
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 6
Miscellaneous
Box 7, Folder 7
Photographs
Box 7, Folder 8
Lecture notes, syllabi, assignments, and readings for PS 343 (1 of 3) 1972-1981
Legal box 39, Folder 1
Lecture notes, syllabi, assignments, and readings for PS 343 (2 of 3) 1972-1981
Legal box 39, Folder 2
Lecture notes, syllabi, assignments, and readings for PS 343 (3 of 3) 1972-1981
Legal box 39, Folder 3
Lecture notes, syllabi, and exams for PS 393 and PS 498 1973, 1976
Legal box 39, Folder 4
Students' work and grades for PS 343 1978-1981

Materials in this folder have restricted access. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

legalhalfbox 42, Folder 2
Students' work and grades for PS 303 and PS 498 1973-1976, undated

Materials in this folder have restricted access. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

legalhalfbox 42, Folder 3
Administrative Files (MC 00092 Series 3)

This series includes information about a cooperative program between North Carolina State University and the University of the Philippines, a scholarly communications computer program developed at North Carolina State University, and other miscellaneous materials. This series also contains files arranged alphabetically as Tilman had them.

Hong Liu
Box 8, Folder 1
North Carolina State University Benefits
Box 8, Folder 2
North Carolina State University - Univeristy of the Philippines Program
Box 8, Folder 3
Polinet
Box 8, Folder 8
ScholarNet
Box 8, Folder 4
Vita and Bibliography
Box 8, Folder 9
Yale 1970
Box 8, Folder 5
Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 6
Miscellaneous
Box 8, Folder 7
Alphabetical Files - A
Box 9, Folder 1
Alphabetical Files - B
Box 9, Folder 2
Alphabetical Files - D
Box 9, Folder 3
Alphabetical Files - E
Box 9, Folder 4
Alphabetical Files - F
Box 9, Folder 5
Alphabetical Files - G
Box 9, Folder 6
Alphabetical Files - H
Box 9, Folder 7
Alphabetical Files - I
Box 9, Folder 8
Alphabetical Files - ISEAS
Box 9, Folder 9
Alphabetical Files - J
Box 9, Folder 10
Alphabetical Files - K
Box 9, Folder 11
Alphabetical Files - M
Box 9, Folder 12
Alphabetical Files - N
Box 9, Folder 13
Alphabetical Files - O
Box 9, Folder 14
Alphabetical Files - P
Box 9, Folder 15
Alphabetical Files - R
Box 9, Folder 16
Alphabetical Files - S
Box 9, Folder 17
Alphabetical Files - T
Box 9, Folder 18
Alphabetical Files - U
Box 9, Folder 19
Alphabetical Files - V
Box 9, Folder 20
Alphabetical Files - W
Box 9, Folder 21
Alphabetical Files - Unfiled
Box 9, Folder 22
Professional Activities (MC 00092 Series 4)

This series contains material related to Tilman’s involvement with various professional committees, organizations, conferences, and associations. A substantial portion deals with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations. Also included are book and article reviews written by Tilman, a survey of Southeast Asian specialists, and information relating to Singaporean Prime Minister Kuan Yew Lee’s visit to Washington, D.C. and Raleigh, N.C. in 1985.

Association of Southeast Asian Nations
Abstracts
Box 10, Folder 1
Abstracts
Box 10, Folder 2
Conference Papers
Box 10, Folder 3
Draft of Proposal
Box 10, Folder 4
Funding and Expenses
Box 10, Folder 5
Hiroshima Lecture 1980
Box 10, Folder 6
Meeting Report
Box 10, Folder 7
Notes
Box 10, Folder 8
Research Proposal
Box 10, Folder 9
The States of ASEAN
Box 10, Folder 10
Miscellaneous
Box 10, Folder 11
Miscellaneous
Box 10, Folder 12
Conferences and Committees
AAS Program Review
Box 11, Folder 1
Asia Society Vouchers
Box 11, Folder 2
Conferences
Box 11, Folder 3
Conferences
Box 11, Folder 4
Conferences
Box 11, Folder 5
CORMOSEA (Committee on Research Materials on Southeast Asia)
Box 11, Folder 6
International Security in Southeast Asia
Box 11, Folder 7
Interuniversity Southeast Asia Committee
Box 11, Folder 8
Malaysia-Singapore Research Group
Box 11, Folder 9
SEADAG (Southeast Asia Development Advisory Group)
Box 11, Folder 10
SERC Annual Report 1972-1973
Box 11, Folder 11
Southeast Asia: Post Vietnam 1973
Box 12, Folder 1
Tawain Symposium 1973
Box 12, Folder 2
National Council on Foreign Language and International Studies -- National Targets Program, Southeast Asia Panel led by Gayl D. Ness 1980-1981
Legal box 39, Folder 5
Southeast Asian Specialists Survey
Biographical Survey Project
Box 12, Folder 3
Coding Key
Box 12, Folder 4
Surveys
Box 12, Folder 5
Surveys
Box 12, Folder 6
Book and Article Reviews
Reviews
Box 12, Folder 7
Reviews
Box 13, Folder 1
Reviews
Box 13, Folder 2
Reviews
Box 13, Folder 3
Reviews
Box 13, Folder 4
Reviews
Box 13, Folder 5
Miscellaneous
Notes from interview with Mah Shu Li
Box 13, Folder 6
Invitations and Clippings from Washington, D.C. Events
Box 13, Folder 7
Prime Minister Lee (Singapore) Visit to Raleigh 1985
Box 13, Folder 8
Manuscripts and Writings (MC 00092 Series 5)

This series contains manuscripts, essays, and other writings by Tilman. Several drafts of an Association of Southeast Asian Nations manuscript titled Southeast Asia and the Enemy Beyond Its Shores and essays for a book project edited by Tilman titled Six Perspectives on Southeast Asia are included. This series also contains miscellaneous notes and note cards, some of which relate to the manuscripts.

The Chinese of the Philippines: Between Scylla and Charybdis
Box 13, Folder 9
Chinese-language Education and the Future of the Philippine-Chinese
Box 13, Folder 10
Confucius among the Barbarians: Philippine-Chinese Youth and the Struggle to Perpetuate a Chinese Subculture
Box 13, Folder 11
Elections in Sarawak
Box 13, Folder 12
Guide to British Library Holdings of Publications Relating to Malaysia in the Field of the Social Sciences
Box 13, Folder 13
In Quest of Unity: Search for a Malaysian Nation
Box 14, Folder 1
The Intermediary in Philippine Politics: An Exploratory Study
Box 14, Folder 2
Intra-elite Relations: Kinship, The Middleman, and Political Continuity in the Philippines
Box 14, Folder 3
Malaysia: The Problems of Federation
Box 14, Folder 4
Malaysia: The Social Context of the Federal Experiment
Box 14, Folder 5
Malaysian Federalism: Law and Politics in a Plural Society
Box 14, Folder 6
The Philippine-Indonesian Threat and the Growth of a Malaysian Nation
Box 14, Folder 7
The Philippines in 1970
Box 14, Folder 8
Policy Formulation, Policy Execution, and the Political Elite Structure of Contemporary Malaya
Box 14, Folder 9
Political Leadership in Singapore
Box 14, Folder 10
Political Organization of the Malacca Sultanate
Box 14, Folder 11
The Process of Political Integration
Box 14, Folder 12
A Proposal to Create an Intra-ASEAN and ASEAN-American Computer Network for the Exchange of Scholarly Information
Box 14, Folder 13
Public Service Commissions in the Federation of Malaya
Box 14, Folder 14
The Role of the Colonial Services in the Administrative and Economic Development of Malaya
Box 14, Folder 15
Singapore Foreign Policy under the PAP
Box 14, Folder 16
Variations on a Theme: The Alliance Pattern in Malaysian Politics
Box 14, Folder 17
Whither Sabah and Sarawak?
Box 14, Folder 18
Six Perspectives on Southeast Asia
Six Perspectives on Southeast Asia
Box 15, Folder 1
Six Perspectives on Southeast Asia (continued)
Box 15, Folder 2
Southeast Asia - Gosling, early copy
Box 15, Folder 3
Southeast Asia - Gosling, final
Box 15, Folder 4
Southeast Asia - Paauw, early copy
Box 15, Folder 5
Southeast Asia - Schegel, early copy
Box 15, Folder 6
Southeast Asia - Schegel, final
Box 15, Folder 7
Southeast Asia - Steinberg, early
Box 15, Folder 8
Southeast Asia - Steinberg, final
Box 15, Folder 9
Southeast Asia - Swearer, early copy
Box 15, Folder 10
Southeast Asia - Swearer, final
Box 15, Folder 11
Southeast Asia - Tilman, early copy
Box 15, Folder 12
Southeast Asia and the Enemy Beyond Its Shores
Southeast Asian and the Enemy Beyond, published form
Box 15, Folder 13
I. Tiger at the Door: Threats and Perceptions
Box 16, Folder 1
II. Southeast Asia and ASEAN: The Setting and the Context
Box 16, Folder 2
III. Policy Formulation: The Policy Makers and The Policy Setting
Box 16, Folder 3
IV. The USSR and Vietnam: Perceptions of the Partners and the Partnership
Box 16, Folder 4
V. China: Ally or Adversary
Box 17, Folder 1
VI. Japan: Ambivalence Toward a Partnership
Box 16, Folder 5
VII. The United States: The Risks of Friendship
Box 17, Folder 2
VIII. Tigers at the Door and Tigers in the Kitchen: External and Internal Threats in Perspective
Box 17, Folder 3
Bibliography
Box 18, Folder 1
Tiger at the Door, draft
Box 18, Folder 2
The USSR and Vietnam, draft
Box 18, Folder 3
Tiger at the Door, edited version
Box 18, Folder 4
Notes
Box 18, Folder 5
Material to Check
Box 18, Folder 6
Citations to Add
Box 18, Folder 7
Information from Publisher
Box 18, Folder 8
Notes and Note Cards
Miscellaneous notes and notecards
Carton 33
Handwritten notes from reading undated
Legal box 39, Folder 6
Typed research notes undated
Legal box 39, Folder 7
Notes about elections in Southeast Asia [1981?]
Legal box 39, Folder 8
Notes for "American Higher Education in the Eighties and Beyond: Opportunities and Risks for SEA Students" [1980?]
Legal box 39, Folder 9
Notes for "The Philippines and America: The Agonies of a Maturing Relationship" undated
Legal box 40, Folder 1
Notes for "United States Relations with the Third World: The Dilemmas of Maturity and Affluence" undated
Legal box 40, Folder 2
Draft of "Southeast Asia in the 1980s: The Governing, the Governed, and their Governments" undated
Legal box 40, Folder 3
Corrected proofs of "Political Opposition in Malaysia and Singapore" 1983
Legal box 40, Folder 4
United States International Communications Agency trip to Southeast Asia (1 of 2) 1980
Legal box 40, Folder 5
United States International Communications trip to Southeast Asia (2 of 2) 1980
Legal box 40, Folder 6
Fulbright Fellowship at Institute of Southeast Asia Studies, Singapore 1982-1983
Legal box 40, Folder 7
Research Project (MC 00092 Series 6)

This series contains materials from a research project conducted by Tilman in the Philippines in the late 1960s. The study addressed Chinese identity in Filipino youth. Included in this series are background reference materials relating to socialization and political identity; preliminary and final reports; instructions for scoring the questionnaires; and thirty-five respondent files from Filipino students.

Back-up Code Book
Box 21, Folder 1
Bibliography
Box 21, Folder 2
Chinese Textbook Translations
Box 21, Folder 3
Coding Information
Box 21, Folder 4
De Guzman Paper
Box 21, Folder 5
Depth Interview Guide
Box 21, Folder 6
Depth Pictures 1
Box 21, Folder 7
Depth Pictures 2
Box 21, Folder 8
Depth Pictures 3
Box 21, Folder 9
Depth Pictures 4
Box 21, Folder 10
Depth Pictures 5
Box 21, Folder 11
Depth Pictures 6
Box 21, Folder 12
Depth Pictures 7
Box 21, Folder 13
Depth Pictures 8
Box 21, Folder 14
Duplicate Lecture Notes
Box 21, Folder 15
Duplicate Newspaper Extracts
Box 21, Folder 16
Duplicate Talks
Box 21, Folder 17
Elections Article
Box 21, Folder 18
EMM Scale
Box 21, Folder 19
Evangelista Interview
Box 21, Folder 20
Extracts from Newspapers (Chinese)
Box 21, Folder 21
Extracts from Newspapers (English)
Box 21, Folder 22
The Family
Box 21, Folder 23
Final Field Report
Box 21, Folder 24
Independent Variables
Box 21, Folder 25
Index of Chineseness
Box 21, Folder 26
Index to Chamber Clipings on Ch. Ed.
Box 21, Folder 27
Interview Schedules, Appointments, etc.
Box 21, Folder 28
Liu Chi Tien, History of Chinese Schools
Box 21, Folder 29
Manuscript and Bibliography
Box 21, Folder 30
Mid-year Progress Report
Box 22, Folder 1
Miscellaneous
Box 22, Folder 2
Miscellaneous Duplicates
Box 22, Folder 3
Miscellaneous Material
Box 22, Folder 4
Miscellaneous Working Papers
Box 22, Folder 5
Notes etc. re. Thurstone Sealing
Box 22, Folder 6
NS7 - Working File
Box 22, Folder 7
Outline Ideas
Box 22, Folder 8
Philippine Constitution
Box 22, Folder 9
Philippine Hua-Ch'iao: General and Miscellaneous
Box 22, Folder 10
Philippine Population
Box 22, Folder 11
Political Alienation
Box 22, Folder 12
Press Statements
Box 22, Folder 13
Pretest Material
Box 22, Folder 14
Programming Material
Box 22, Folder 15
Project Correspondence and Miscellaneous
Box 22, Folder 16
Reading Material
Box 23, Folder 1
Research Material
Box 23, Folder 2
"Scylla and Charybdis" Paper
Box 23, Folder 3
Socialization, etc.
Box 23, Folder 4
Student Activism and Organizations
Box 23, Folder 5
"Student Unrest" Paper
Box 23, Folder 6
YCC Work in Progress
Box 23, Folder 7
Respondent Files
Respondent 1
Box 23, Folder 8
Respondent 2
Box 23, Folder 9
Respondent 3
Box 23, Folder 10
Respondent 4
Box 23, Folder 11
Respondent 5
Box 23, Folder 12
Respondent 6
Box 23, Folder 13
Respondent 7
Box 23, Folder 14
Respondent 8
Box 23, Folder 15
Respondent 9
Box 23, Folder 16
Respondent 10
Box 23, Folder 17
Respondent 11
Box 23, Folder 18
Respondent 12
Box 23, Folder 19
Respondent 13
Box 23, Folder 20
Respondent 14
Box 23, Folder 21
Respondent 15
Box 23, Folder 22
Respondent 16
Box 23, Folder 23
Respondent 17
Box 23, Folder 24
Respondent 18
Box 23, Folder 25
Respondent 19
Box 23, Folder 26
Respondent 20
Box 23, Folder 27
Respondent 21
Box 23, Folder 28
Respondent 22
Box 24, Folder 1
Respondent 23
Box 24, Folder 2
Respondent 24
Box 24, Folder 3
Respondent 25
Box 24, Folder 4
Respondent 26
Box 24, Folder 5
Respondent 27
Box 24, Folder 6
Respondent 28
Box 24, Folder 7
Respondent 29
Box 24, Folder 8
Respondent 30
Box 24, Folder 9
Respondent 31
Box 24, Folder 10
Respondent 32
Box 24, Folder 11
Respondent 33
Box 24, Folder 12
Respondent 34
Box 24, Folder 13
Respondent 35
Box 24, Folder 14
National Science Foundation trip to the Philippines to study political socialization of Chinese youth 1969-1970
Legal box 40, Folder 8
Reference Files (MC 00092 Series 7)

This series contains miscellaneous material including article reprints, photocopied book excerpts, maps, and abstracts, and publications relating to Southeast Asia. Publications include reports, bulletins, newsletters, journals, and news clippings. Also included are foreign language materials and speeches by various Asian leaders.

Abstract IX Southeast Asia
Box 24, Folder 15
Asian Survey 1970 Wrap-up
Box 24, Folder 16
The Confidential Coup
Box 24, Folder 17
Curricula vitae
Box 29, Folder 6
Dissertation (unidentified title and author)
Box 24, Folder 18
Indonesia
Box 24, Folder 19
Laurel, Salvador H.
Box 29, Folder 7
Leadership Paper
Box 24, Folder 20
Malaysia
Box 24, Folder 21
Philippines
Box 25, Folder 1
The Role of the Military in Indonesia
Box 25, Folder 2
Singapore
Box 25, Folder 3
Sulu Claim - Philippine Case
Box 25, Folder 4
Thailand
Box 25, Folder 5
Maps
Box 29, Folder 5
Miscellaneous
Box 25, Folder 6
Miscellaneous
Box 25, Folder 7
Miscellaneous
Box 26, Folder 1
Miscellaneous
Box 26, Folder 2
Miscellaneous
Box 26, Folder 3
Miscellaneous
Box 26, Folder 4
Miscellaneous
Box 27, Folder 1
Miscellaneous
Box 27, Folder 2
Foreign Language Material
Bahasa Indonesia
Box 29, Folder 1
English Index to Matthews Chinese-English Dictionary
Box 29, Folder 2
Miscellaneous
Box 29, Folder 3
Miscellaneous
Box 29, Folder 4
Atlas
Box 29, Folder 5
Speeches by Foreign Leaders
Lee Kuan Yew: Speeches, Statements, Press Reports 1966-1967
Box 28, Folder 1
Lee Kuan Yew: Speeches, Statements, Press Reports 1968-1970
Box 28, Folder 2
S. Rajaratnam: Speeches, Statements, etc. 1965-1970
Box 28, Folder 3
Singapore U.N. G.A. Statements 1965-1970
Box 28, Folder 4
Singapore: Miscellaneous 1965-1971
Box 28, Folder 5
Publications
Report on the British Military Administration of Malaya 1945-1946
Box 19, Folder 1
Report of the Public Services Salaries Commission of Malaya 1947
Box 19, Folder 2
Report on Revision of Salaries in the Public Services of the Federation of Malaya and the Colony of Singapore 1949
Box 19, Folder 3
Report on the Emergency in Malaya 1950-1951
Box 19, Folder 4
Publications 1962
Box 19, Folder 5
Publications 1975
Box 19, Folder 6
Publications 1984-1985
Box 19, Folder 7
Publications 1986
Box 20, Folder 1
Publications 1987
Box 20, Folder 2
Publications 1987
Box 20, Folder 3
Publications 1987
Box 20, Folder 4
Publications - Miscellaneous and Undated
Box 20, Folder 5
Articles and chapters by other scholars of Southeast Asia 1972-1980
Legal box 40, Folder 9
The Mirror: A Weekly Almanac of Current Affairs (Singapore) 1976 December 27, 1977 January 17, 1978 March 6
Legal box 40, Folder 10
CSIS Conference on Asia-Pacific in the 1980s: Toward Greater Symmetry in Economic Interdependence, A Report undated
Legal box 40, Folder 11
The Asia Society Annual Report 1979-1980
Legal box 40, Folder 12
Philippine Studies Newsletter 1979 February
Legal box 40, Folder 13
James C. Scott, "Exploitation in Rural Class Relations: A Victim's Perspective," for the Southeast Asia Development Advisory Group undated
Legal box 40, Folder 14
Department of State Bulletins on East Asia 1979
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 1
Asian Studies Newsletter 1980 November, 1981 January, 1981 March, 1981 November
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 2
International Studies Newsletter 1981 January, 1981 September, 1981 October
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 3
Social Science Information 1980 January-September
Half box 40, Folder 4
Personal Files (MC 00092 Series 8)

This series contains miscellaneous non-professional material relating to Tilman and his wife Jo. Correspondence relating to the estate of Mrs. Tilman’s mother, greeting cards, and various other documents are included.

Blue Cross
Box 30, Folder 1
Cards - Dickens Disciples, Raleigh NC
Box 30, Folder 2
Certificate of Appreciation
Box 30, Folder 3
Clock
Box 30, Folder 4
Estate
Box 30, Folder 5
Greeting Cards
Box 30, Folder 6
Miscellaneous Personal Documents
Box 30, Folder 7
Paper by Jo Tilman
Box 30, Folder 8
Personal Correspondence
Box 30, Folder 9
Calendars
Box 30, Folder 10
Business Cards
Box 30, Folder 11
L. O. McMurry's HI 243 1982 spring
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 5
Greeting cards 1982
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 6
Audiovisual Material (MC 00092 Series 9)

This series contains various video cassettes, audio reels, slides, and photographs relating both to Tilman’s professional career and personal life. Slides include images of various Southeast Asian countries. Many of the audio reels contain music, and several are unidentified.

Photographs
Photographs
Box 32, Folder 1
Photographs
Box 32, Folder 2
Wedding Album
Box 32, Folder 3
Photograph of Dean Tilman undated
legalhalfbox 41, Folder 7
Videos
China: Part I & II
Carton 31
Coming of Age 1987
Carton 31
Great Decisions '87 (tape 1 of 2)
Carton 31
Great Decisions '87 (part 2 of 2)
Carton 31
On a Ledge
Carton 31
Messages and Methods: Telecommunication
Carton 31
Singapore
Carton 31
There Is No God
Carton 31
"Who are the Japanese?", "The NC-Japan Connection", "My Name is Moto"
Carton 31
VHS Dub of Japan Doc
Carton 31
Violence and Capital Punishment
Carton 31
Slides
AOT's and Pop, Jill, Baby, Sissy, Misc., USA
Carton 34
Far East: Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, Taiwan
Carton 36
Friends, Pets, Jane's Wedding
Carton 35
HK, London, Athens, Canada
Carton 34
Malaysia I 1959-1970
Carton 34
Malaysia II
Carton 35
Mexico 1972
Carton 36
Miscellaneous
Carton 34
Miscellaneous
Carton 36
Miscellaneous
Carton 36
Miscellaneous
Carton 36
Philippines (Class) 1969-1970
Carton 35
Philippines I 1969-1970
Carton 35
Philippines II
Carton 35
Philippines III
Carton 35
Rejects
Carton 36
Singapore
Carton 35
Xmas '74 Barbados, Xmas '75 Hawaii
Carton 34
Xmas '73 Cruise, Xmas '76 Arizona
Carton 34
Audio
A Talk With Ho Chi Minh
Carton 31
Al Jolson; The Pearl Trio
Carton 31
Alley Cat; Herb Alpert
Carton 31
Andy Williams: Moon River and Other Great Movie Themes
Carton 31
Answering Machine Cassette
Carton 31
Asean
Carton 31
Background Music
Carton 31
Bands and Pipes of the Grenadier Guards
Carton 31
The Best of Peter Sellers
Carton 31
Christmas Music
Carton 31
Dr. Robert Tilman
Carton 31
Excerpts from Earl Long's Speeches
Carton 31
Glen Miller
Carton 31
Lesson II, Lesson III
Carton 31
Lesson III, Part II
Carton 31
Lesson III, Part 2
Carton 31
Lesson 6
Carton 31
"Malaysia and the Balance of Power in Southeast Asia"
Carton 31
Ormandy Philadelphia Orchestra
Carton 31
Orson Welles - "War of the Worlds"; "The Years to Remember"
Carton 31
Philharmonia Orchestra - Dvorak Symphony; Bergen International Festival
Carton 31
Retreat '75 Tape 1
Carton 31
Retreat '75 Tape 2
Carton 31
Sigmund Romberg's The Student Prince
Carton 31
Vivaldi; Mozart; Schutz
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Unidentified
Carton 31
Diskettes
Carton 37
VIII TIG MS DOS
Carton 37
TIGBIB
Carton 37
TIGINDEX IBM
Carton 37
II ASEAN IBM (New Copy)
Carton 37
I TIGER
Carton 37
III POLFO MSDOS
Carton 37
IV Part MSDOS
Carton 37
V CHINA
Carton 37
GLOSSARY TIGLOSS
Carton 37
VI JAPAN
Carton 37
VII USA
Carton 37
231
Carton 37
ADDBOOK PC
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory - WS 1 of 3
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory - WS 2 of 3
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory - WS 3 of 3
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory - WS 3 of 3
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory -SP8TROLL 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Microstu 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Microtes 1 of 2
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Microtes 2 of 2
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Modem 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Perfect 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Search 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Tutor 1 of 1
Carton 37
Dr. TIlman's Files Subdirectory Tutor 1 of 1
Carton 37
Wordstar, Wordplus
Carton 37
Unlabeled
Carton 37
Uniform S-Basic
Carton 37
Wordstar, Wordplus, Footnote, Stat
Carton 37
MITE (Office Copy)
Carton 37
TX104085 (1986)
Carton 37
Perfect Calc for Singapore
Carton 37
1984 Income Tax
Carton 37
Grant Accounting (PC)
Carton 37
Working Diskette Perfect Calc
Carton 37
TX104084 (1985)
Carton 37
Working Diskette Microsoft Basic-80
Carton 37
Notebook Program
Carton 37
Working Diskette Microplan, C-Basic
Carton 37
Instillation Disk Perfect Writer
Carton 37
Footnote
Carton 37
Working Diskette CP/M Version 2.2, S-Basic
Carton 37
Edit Disk Perfect Writer
Carton 37
Lessons Disk Perfect Writer
Carton 37
Income Tax Program Copy Files
Carton 37
Notebook Database
Carton 37
Notebook Backup
Carton 37
Filer Disk Perfect Filer
Carton 37
Footnote Kaypro SN RA 178 Master
Carton 37
Footnote Kaypro SN RA 178 Master
Carton 37
Bibliography Kaypro SN RA 178 Master
Carton 37
Grammatik Kaypro SN RA 178 Master
Carton 37
Random House Proofreader Kaypro SN RA 178 Master
Carton 37
Artifacts

This series contains several objects that belonged to Tilman including a small painted scroll, a silver medallion, a carved wooden box, and a leather portfolio.

Painted Scroll
Carton 38
Carved wood
Carton 38
Computer Material (MC 00092 Series 10)

This series contains a user’s guide for “The Research Assistant” computer program, several 5.5’’ floppy disks, a computer modem, and data processing magnetic tape.

User Guide for The Research Assistant computer program
Carton 37
Modem
Carton 37
Data Processing Magnetic Tape
Carton 37

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