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Walter W. Taylor papers, 1925-1983

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Catalog Data

Archaeologist:
Taylor, Walter W. Jr  Search this
Creator:
Taylor, Lyda Averill  Search this
Adams, William Yewdale  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Northern Mexico Archeological Fund  Search this
Subject:
Pueblo Ecology Survey  Search this
Physical description:
128 boxes
Culture:
American Indian Pueblo  Search this
American Indian Southeast  Search this
Type:
Maps
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Date:
1925
1925-1983
Notes:
Electronic finding aid available via the website of the National Anthropological Archives.
Summary:
Includes correspondence, teaching materials, student papers, manuscripts, miscellaneous papers relating to projects, diaries, printed materials, photographs, cartographic materials. Much of the material concerns Taylor's archeological work in Coahuila, Mexico, some of which was carried out for the Smithsonian Institution (Northern Mexico Archeological Fund), and material on Tatvejo Cave in Sonora. Some materials concern Southeastern Indians and some or all of that belonged to Lyda Averell Taylor. Still other material concerns work in Monument Valley, Arizona, in 1952; the Pueblo Ecology Survey (with William Yewdale Adams), and work in Spain. The work also includes material concerning many other aspects of Taylor's life, both personal and professional. Also included are many papers by Taylor's students and other archeologists.
Cite as:
Walter W. Taylor Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Restrictions & Rights:
Portions of the collection have been restricted at Natch Taylor's request until 2034. See finding aid for more information
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_2242