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Ethel Cutler Freeman Papers 1934-1970

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Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler 1886-1972  Search this
Correspondent:
Amadon, Dean  Search this
Archbold, Richard  Search this
Arensberg, Conrad M  Search this
Atchley, Dana W  Search this
Barzun, Jacques  Search this
Benedict, Ruth 1887-1948  Search this
Blaker, Margaret Contant  Search this
Brass, Leonard J  Search this
Capron, Louis  Search this
Densmore, Frances  Search this
Douglas, Margery S  Search this
Griffin, John W  Search this
Hanna, A. J  Search this
Lee, Ronald F  Search this
Mead, Margaret 1901-1978  Search this
Murphy, Robert Cushman  Search this
Porter, Kenneth W  Search this
Shapiro, Harry Lionel  Search this
Sharp, Howard  Search this
Speck, Frank G (Frank Gouldsmith) 1881-1950  Search this
Tebean, Charlton W  Search this
Wissler, Clark  Search this
Physical description:
54 linear feet
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Hopi  Search this
Virgin Islands  Search this
Pygmies  Search this
Pueblo Indians  Search this
Seminole Indians  Search this
Shoshoni Indians  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Kickapoo Indians  Search this
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Masai (African people)  Search this
Haitians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Date:
1934-1970
Notes:
Electronic finding aid available via the website of the National Anthropological Archives.
The papers were donated to the National Anthropological Archives by the terms of the will of Ethel Cutler Freeman and they were deposited in the archives in 1972.
Addl. KW Subjects:
Navaho
Shoshone
Organization:
(1) Biographical information and miscellaneous personal papers, 1944-1970; (2) correspondence, n.d.; (3) writings, 1941-1968; (4) miscellaneous research materials, 1934-1970; (5) material concerning Seminole Indians, 1939-1971; (6) material concerning other North American Indians, 1936-1963; (7) material concerning people other than North American Indians, 1946-1968; (8) papers concerning professional meetings, 1959-1968; (9) printed material, 1939-1970; (10) pamphlets, n.d.; (11) sound recordings, n.d.; (12) lists of photographs, n.d.; (13) unarranged photographs, n.d
Summary:
Ethel Cutler Freeman was an amateur Seminole specialist and research associate with the American Museum of Natural History. Her papers also reflect field work among the Arapaho, Shoshoni, Navaho, Pueblo, Hopi, Kickapoo, and people of the Virgin Islands, the Bahama Islands, and Haiti, and the music and chants of Africa, including those of the Masai, Zulu, and Pygmies. A small amount of material relates to the Hoover Commission on Indian Affairs, of which Freeman was a member.
Correspondents include several Seminole Indians and governmentofficials, personal acquantances, organization, and associates of the AmericanMuseum of Natural History as well as the persons named below.
Cite as:
Ethel Cutler Freeman Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Music  Search this
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Data Source:
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