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When Asian Studies became an area of study among the GLCA colleges in the sixties, Denison faculty decided to focus on Burma.  Art department chair Dr. Jim Grimes contacted 1910 alumna, Helen Hunt, to begin forming a Burmese art collection at Denison.  Hunt had served for decades as a teacher and missionary in Burma.  She got in touch with others in service there, and soon donations of Burmese art arrived on campus.

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