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Science Service Records 1920s-1950s

Catalog Data

Creator:
Science Service  Search this
Depicted:
Broom, Robert  Search this
Byrd, Richard Evelyn 1888-1957  Search this
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987  Search this
Densmore, Frances  Search this
Deuel, Thorne  Search this
Fowler, Melvin Leo  Search this
Howard, Edgar Billings  Search this
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Harrington, M. R (Mark Raymond) 1882-1971  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš 1869-1943  Search this
Jenks, Albert Ernest  Search this
Judd, Neil Merton 1887-1976  Search this
Kidder, Alfred Vincent  Search this
Kleke, Henry  Search this
De Laguna, Frederica 1906-2004  Search this
Laughlin, William S  Search this
Lindbergh, Charles A (Charles Augustus) 1902-1974  Search this
Mason, John Alden 1885-1967  Search this
Mitchell, Guy E  Search this
Vincenzo Petrillo  Search this
Rainey, Froelich G  Search this
Roberts, Frank H. H (Frank Harold Hanna) 1897-1966  Search this
Schultz, C. Bertrand  Search this
Sergi, Sergio  Search this
Smith, Harlan I  Search this
Speck, Frank G (Frank Gouldsmith) 1881-1950  Search this
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Stirling, Matthew Williams 1896-1975  Search this
Wi'ishi Chief  Search this
Physical description:
9 linear feet
Culture:
Chippewa  Search this
Papago  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Jivaro  Search this
Yana Indians  Search this
Naskapi Indians  Search this
Goajiro  Search this
Indians of North America California  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Indians of North America Subarctic  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Ojibwa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Tohono O'Odham Indians  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Press releases
Letters
Place:
Folsom
Minnesota
Lime Creek, Nebraska
Nebraska
Cape Prince of Wales
Lime Creek (Nebr.)
Date:
1920s-1950s
Notes:
Science Service was established in 1920 as a news service "to popularize science and to disseminate scientific knowledge."
List of subject headings
Addl. KW Subjects:
Chippewa
Papago (Tohono O'odham)
Papago (Tohono O'odham)
Organization:
Follows Library of Congress system for designating subjects of books
Summary:
The file consists of news releases and photographs together with a small amount of correspondence and other material. It is part of a complete file that was broken up among several units of the Smithsonian. This portion mostly concerns ethnology, archeology and physical anthropology. Included in the materials are portraits of anthropologists, views of archeological work, and ruins and reconstructions of ancient remains. There is material relating to the work of Robert Broom with Zinjanthropus; Richard Evelyn Byrd in Antarctica; Henry Bascom Collins, at Cape Prince of Wales; Frances Densmore among the Chippewa and Papago;
Thorne Deuel with radiocarbon dating; Melvin Leo Fowler with radiocarbon dating; Edgar Billings Howard relating to Folsom discoveries; John Peabody Harrington with Chief Wi'ishi; Mark Raymond Harrington at Gypsum Cave; with Ales Hrdlika among the Eskimo and in archeological work on Kodiak Island; Albert Ernest Jenks in Minnesota archeology; Neil Merton Judd at Pueblo Bonito; Alfred Vincent Kidder in Central America; Henry Kleke and his Folsom skull; Frederica de Laguna among the Eskimo; William S. Laughlin; Charles Lindbergh at Chaco Canyon; John Alden Mason in Peru; Guy E. Mitchell in China; Vincenzo Petrillo with the Goajiro; Froelich G. Rainey at Point Hope; Frank Harold Hanna Roberts, Jr.,
connected with Folsom man; C. Bertrand Schultz at Lime Creek, Nebraska; Sergio Sergi work with Shanidar remains; Harlan I. Smith in British Colombia; Frank Gouldsmith Speck among the Naskapi; Thomas Dale Stewart with Shanidar specimens and Tepexpan Man; and Matthew Williams Stirling with the Jivaro.
Cite as:
Science Service Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Zinjanthropus  Search this
Shanidar Man  Search this
Tepexpan Man  Search this
Archeology  Search this
Radiocarbon dating  Search this
Archeology--radiocarbon dating  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87795