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Portrait of National Museum of Natural History Archeologist Waldo Wedel with String of Beads

Creator:
Sandved, Kjell Bloch 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints; 10 x 8;
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Date:
1977
Circa 1977
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000371 [94-2865]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397427

Staff Awards Ceremony

Creator:
Neufeld, Harry B  Search this
Subject:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Cowan, Richard S. 1921-1997  Search this
Melson, William G. 1938-  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Photographic Services Division  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1972
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-009 [72-5184]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_386314

Portrait of Dr. Waldo Wedel

Creator:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Office of Public Affairs  Search this
Physical description:
35mm;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1965
Between 1965 and 1971
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-008 [OPA-1227]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Copyright - United States
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_372219

Agency history, 1879-

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Subject:
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb 1864-1956  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton 1838-1908  Search this
Hough, Walter 1859-1935  Search this
Setzler, Frank M (Frank Maryl) 1902-1975  Search this
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Woodbury, Richard B (Richard Benjamin) 1917-  Search this
Riesenberg, Saul H  Search this
Evans, Clifford 1920-1981  Search this
Fitzhugh, William W. 1943-  Search this
Ubelaker, Douglas H  Search this
Kaeppler, Adrienne Lois  Search this
Ortner, Donald J  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1878
1879-
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00204
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217825

Records and Manuscripts, 1897-1990, with related materials dating from circa 1828

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Subject:
Stewart, T. D (Thomas Dale) 1901-1997  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton 1838-1908  Search this
Hough, Walter 1859-1935  Search this
Setzler, Frank M (Frank Maryl) 1902-1975  Search this
Evans, Clifford 1920-1981  Search this
Ubelaker, Douglas H  Search this
Kaeppler, Adrienne Lois  Search this
Ortner, Donald J  Search this
Fitzhugh, William W. 1943-  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Riesenberg, Saul H  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Woodbury, Richard B (Richard Benjamin) 1917-  Search this
Section of Animal Products  Search this
River Basin Surveys  Search this
Federal Antiquities Act  Search this
Division of Cultural Anthropology (NMNH) Department of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Anthropology Laboratory (NMNH) Department of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Conservation and Restoration Laboratory (NMNH) Department of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Urgent Anthropology Program  Search this
Department of Anthropology (NMNH) Smithsonian Office of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Division of Ethnology (NMNH) Department of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Division of Anthropology (NMNH) Department of Anthropology (NMNH)  Search this
Department of Anthropology (NMNH) Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Department of Anthropology (NMNH) Division of Ethnology (NMNH)  Search this
United States National Museum Department of Anthropology  Search this
Physical description:
95.9 linear meters
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Maps
Date:
1828
1828-1990
1897-1990, with related materials dating from circa 1828
Local number:
SIA RUNAA005
Restrictions & Rights:
These records are located in the Smithsonian's National Anthropological Archives
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_216635

Copies of portraits of Smithsonian anthropologists

Depicted:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Allen, R. A.  Search this
Allen, Richard A.  Search this
Andrews, Andreas Joseph, d. 1992  Search this
Anglim, John E.  Search this
Blaker, Margaret Contant  Search this
Bray, William H.  Search this
Casanowicz, Immanuel M.  Search this
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987  Search this
Egberts, William H.  Search this
Elder, Robert A.  Search this
Evans, Clifford, 1920-1981  Search this
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997  Search this
Gibson, Gordon D. (Gordon Davis), 1915-2007  Search this
Hawley, Edwin H.  Search this
Hendley, H. W.  Search this
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Jenkins, Richard C.  Search this
Jenkins, Robert C.  Search this
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976  Search this
Knez, Eugene I. (Eugene Irving), 1916-2010  Search this
Krieger, Herbert W. (Herbert William), 1889-1970  Search this
Lewis, G. Robert  Search this
Mason, Otis T., 1838-1908  Search this
Maynard, G. C.  Search this
McBryde, George  Search this
McCoy, George D.  Search this
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Metcalf, George, 1900-1975  Search this
Newman, Marshall T. (Marshall Thornton), 1911-1994  Search this
Paine, Richard G.  Search this
Pelham, Willie Mae  Search this
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902  Search this
Riesenberg, Saul H.  Search this
Semple, Caroline I.  Search this
Setzler, Frank M. (Frank Maryl), 1902-1975  Search this
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997  Search this
Sweeney, Thomas W.  Search this
Upham, E. P. (Edwin Porter), 1845-1918  Search this
Van Beek, Gus W. (Gus Willard), 1922-  Search this
Watkins, C. Malcolm  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Whitmore, Jeraldine M.  Search this
Names:
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
Extent:
1 copy negative
9 copy prints
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy negatives
Copy prints
Date:
1898-1962
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists of copy prints depicting Smithsonian anthropologists, including group portraits of the staff of the United States National Museum Department of Anthropology and mounted individual portraits of department heads in 1904, 1931, 1952, 1959, and 1962. The photographs were possibly made as part of a 1969 event, "The Anthropology of Anthropology, or Everything You Wanted to Know About the Anthropology Department but Didn't Know What to Ask." The announcement for this event is available with the collection.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 39
Reproduction Note:
Copy prints made by the Smithsonian Institution, 1969.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Original negatives for some images are held in the National Anthropological Archives in the BAE historical negatives.
The National Anthropological Archives also holds the Records of the Department of Anthropology.
Additional photographs of Department of Anthropology staff can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 70, Photo Lot 136, Photo Lot 76-127, Photo Lot 77-52, Photo Lot 77-80, Photo Lot 79-51, Photo Lot 80-17, Photo Lot 83-15, and the BAE historical negatives.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Citation:
Photo lot 39, Copies of portraits of Smithsonian anthropologists, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.39
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-39

MS 4846 Correspondence between BAE authors and the BAE Editorʹs office

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Editor  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard  Search this
Johnson, F.  Search this
Correspondent:
Adams, William Yewdale  Search this
Alphonse, Rev. E.S.  Search this
Bass, William Marvin, III  Search this
Basso, Keith  Search this
Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948  Search this
Biese, L. P.  Search this
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Bowers, Alfred W.  Search this
Boyd, Mark F.  Search this
Bunzel, Ruth Leah, 1898-1990  Search this
Caldwell, Warren W.  Search this
Cancillius, D.  Search this
Capron, Louis Bishop, 1891-1971  Search this
Chafe, William  Search this
Coe, Joffre Lanning  Search this
Coe, Michael  Search this
Colton, Harold Sellers, 1881-1970  Search this
Cooper, Paul L. (Paul Lemen), 1909-1961  Search this
Davis, I.  Search this
De Laguna, Frederica, 1906-2004  Search this
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Devereux, George  Search this
Dorsey, H. W.  Search this
Drucker, Philip, 1911-1982  Search this
Evans, Clifford, Jr  Search this
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997  Search this
Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005  Search this
Fisher, E. M.  Search this
Flannery, Kent Vaughn  Search this
Flannery, Regina  Search this
Fogelson, Raymond D.  Search this
Follett, W. I.  Search this
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933  Search this
Gearing, Frederick O., 1922-  Search this
Gentry H. S.  Search this
Gifford, Edward Winslow  Search this
Goggin, John M.  Search this
Goldfrank, Esther Schiff  Search this
Grange, R. T., Jr  Search this
Griffin, James B. (James Bennett), 1905-1997  Search this
Gulick, John  Search this
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961  Search this
Hass, Mary  Search this
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming), 1915-1979  Search this
Henry, J.  Search this
Hickerson, Harold  Search this
Hickerson, Joseph Charles, 1935-  Search this
Hilger, Marie Inez, Sister, 1891-1977  Search this
Hoffman, B.  Search this
Holland, C. G.  Search this
Holzinger, C. H.  Search this
Howard, James H., 1925-1982 (James Henri)  Search this
Hoyme, Lucile Eleanor  Search this
Jelks, Edward  Search this
Jones, J. A.  Search this
Keyes, I.  Search this
Kilpatrick, F. and A.  Search this
Kissell, Mary Lois  Search this
Krieger, Herbert W. (Herbert William), 1889-1970  Search this
Kupferer, Harriet J.  Search this
Kurath, G.  Search this
Kutsche, P.  Search this
Ladd, J.  Search this
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932  Search this
Landy, D.  Search this
Le Claire, P.  Search this
Lewis, M. G.  Search this
Lounsbury, Floyd Glenn  Search this
Malouf, Carling I. (Carling Isaac), 1916-2007  Search this
Mangelsdorf  Search this
Mason, John Alden, 1885-1967  Search this
Mason  Search this
Mattes, Merrill, J.  Search this
Merriam, A. P.  Search this
Metcalf, George, 1900-1975  Search this
Meyer, G.  Search this
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938  Search this
Miller, Carl F.  Search this
Mills, J. E.  Search this
Morley, Sylvanus Griswold  Search this
Murrill, R.  Search this
Neuman, R.  Search this
Oberg, Kalvero  Search this
O'Bryan, A.  Search this
Olbrechts, Frans M., 1899-1958  Search this
Osborne, Douglas  Search this
Oswalt, W.  Search this
Palmer, M. H.  Search this
Parsons, Elsie Worthington Clews, 1874-1941  Search this
Petersen, Karen Daniels  Search this
Pierson, D.  Search this
Radin, Paul, 1883-1959  Search this
Rands, R. L.  Search this
Rhodes, Willard, 1901-1992  Search this
Roberts, Helen H. (Helen Heffron), 1888-1985  Search this
Roth, William P.  Search this
Shimkin, Demitri Boris  Search this
Shiner, Joel L.  Search this
Smith, C.  Search this
Smith, Homer Garner  Search this
Solecki, Ralph S.  Search this
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Spencer, Robert  Search this
Spier, Leslie, 1893-1961  Search this
Squier, Robert J.  Search this
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Tax, Sol, 1907-1995  Search this
Teit, James Alexander, 1864-1922  Search this
Thomas, R. K.  Search this
Tooker, Elizabeth  Search this
Tschopik, Harry S. Jr.  Search this
Tsien Y. Y.  Search this
Van Stone, James W.  Search this
Wheeler-Voegelin, Erminie, 1903-1988  Search this
Vogt, Evon Zartman  Search this
Wallace, A.  Search this
Wallace, W. J.  Search this
Webb, William S. (William Snyder), 1882-1964  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Weiant, C. W. (Clarence Wolsey), 1897-1986  Search this
Weltfish, Gene, 1902-1980  Search this
Wheeler, Richard Page  Search this
White, Leslie A., 1900-1975  Search this
Wilder, C. S.  Search this
Willey, Gordon R. (Gordon Randolph), 1913-2002  Search this
Wood, Raymond  Search this
Woodbury, Richard B. (Richard Benjamin), 1917-2009  Search this
Ackerknecht, Erwin H.  Search this
Beals, Ralph L. (Ralph Leon), 1901-1985  Search this
Boyd W.  Search this
Collier, Donald, 1911-1995  Search this
Cooper, John M. (John Montgomery), 1881-1949  Search this
De Avile, B.  Search this
De Gandia, E.  Search this
Frenguelli, Joaquín, 1883-1958  Search this
Gillin, John, 1907-1973  Search this
Gilmore, R. M.  Search this
Goldman, Irving, 1911-2002  Search this
Heizer, Robert F. (Robert Fleming), 1915-1979  Search this
Henckel, C.  Search this
Horton, D.  Search this
Imbelloni, J.  Search this
Kubler, G. A.  Search this
La Barre, Weston, 1911-1996  Search this
Levi-Strauss, C.  Search this
Lipkind, William, 1904-1974  Search this
Lowie, Robert Harry, 1883-1957  Search this
McBryde, F. W.  Search this
McCown, T. D.  Search this
Mason, John Alden, 1885-1967  Search this
Miller, R. R.  Search this
OʹNeale, Lila M.  Search this
Parks, E. T.  Search this
Pourchet, M. J.  Search this
Powers, N.  Search this
Riley, M. W.  Search this
Root, W. C.  Search this
Rouse, Irving, 1913-2006  Search this
Rowe, John Howland, 1918-2004  Search this
Sauer, Carl  Search this
Steggerda, Morris  Search this
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972  Search this
Stone, D.  Search this
Stout, D. C.  Search this
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Tax, Sol, 1907-1995  Search this
Wagley, Charles, 1913-1991  Search this
Wagley, Charles, 1913-1991  Search this
Wilson, E. A.  Search this
Science Information Services  Search this
Names:
Hunter College  Search this
Extent:
3 Volumes
4 Boxes
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1927-1967
Scope and Contents:
Also records of galley and page proofs.
Arrangement:
Letters are arranged alphabetically by author, except for a separate file relating to the Handbook of South American Indians (BAE-B 143).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4846
Topic:
Handbook of Middle American Indians  Search this
Isleta Indians  Search this
Policy  Search this
River Basin Survey Bulletin-Final Costs  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 4846, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4846
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4846

MS 2011-29 Oral history interview of Waldo R. Wedel

Interviewee:
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Interviewer:
Banks, Larry D.  Search this
Givens, Douglas R.  Search this
Names:
River Basin Surveys  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942  Search this
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941  Search this
Evans, Clifford, 1920-1981  Search this
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Lehmer, Donald Jayne, 1918-1975  Search this
Roberts, Frank H. H. (Frank Harold Hanna), 1897-1966  Search this
Stephenson, Robert L. (Robert Lloyd), 1919-  Search this
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997  Search this
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Wedel, Mildred Mott  Search this
Extent:
2 Sound cassettes (analog)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sound cassettes
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1996 June 17
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Waldo R. Wedel conducted by Larry D. Banks and Douglas Givens on June 17, 1996 in Boulder, Colorado. The interview was conducted at Wedel's nursing home, a couple of months before he died.This interview is part of a series of oral histories of archaeologists recorded by Givens. Topics include Wedel's youth, career, fieldwork, colleagues, the Smithsonian Institution, and the River Basin Surveys.
Biographical / Historical:
Waldo R. Wedel was an archaeologist, best known for his contributions to Plains archaeology. He worked at the Smithsonian Institution from 1936 to 1977. He began his career at the Smithsonian as an assistant curator under Neil M. Judd in the Division of Archeology in the United States National Museum. He later became curator of archeology in 1950, and in 1962, he became head curator of the Department of Anthropology. In 1964-1965, he was acting head of the newly organized Smithsonian Office of Anthropology. Wedel also established and directed the Missouri Basin Project (1946-50) of the Bureau of American Ethnology's River Basin Surveys.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2011-29
General:
Date on box insert incorrectly listed as July 18, 1996.
Other Archival Materials:
See also Waldo R. Wedel and Mildred Mott Wedel Papers
Provenance:
Received from Dennis Stanford.
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Manuscript 2011-29, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.MS2011-29
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2011-29

MS 7450 Talks on the history of Smithsonian anthropology

Creator:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987  Search this
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997  Search this
Names:
Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthroplogy  Search this
Extent:
2 cassette tapes
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Cassette tapes
Sound recordings
Date:
March 25-26, 1985
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7450
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Manuscript 7450, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7450
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7450

MS 7525 Material concerning Henry Bascom Collins

Creator:
Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-  Search this
Laughlin, William S.  Search this
Correspondent:
Chambers, Moreau Browne Congleton  Search this
De Laguna, Frederica, 1906-2004  Search this
Griffin, James B. (James Bennett), 1905-1997  Search this
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Evans, Clifford, Jr  Search this
Haag, William George  Search this
Larsen, Helge, 1905-1984  Search this
Photographer:
McCracken, Sabra K.  Search this
Ackerman, Robert E.  Search this
Depicted:
Challinor, David  Search this
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987  Search this
De Laguna, Frederica, 1906-2004  Search this
Evans, Clifford, Jr  Search this
Ewers, John C. (John Canfield), 1909-1997  Search this
Fiske, Richard  Search this
Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-  Search this
Griffin, James B. (James Bennett), 1905-1997  Search this
Herzfeld, Regina Flannery  Search this
Lantis, Margaret, 1906-2006  Search this
Larsen, Helge, 1905-1984  Search this
Ubelaker, Douglas H.  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Williams, Stephen  Search this
Names:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (ca. inch ca. 2 inch)
90 Photographs
2 Volumes
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Photographs
Volumes
Date:
1980;1987
Scope and Contents:
The material relates to two events: a dinner in honor of Collins, December 5, 1980, and a memorial service, November 5, 1987. Included are announcements, a guest book for the memorial, xerox copies of photographs of and writings by Collins, messages from many prominent anthropologists and archeologists, and an album of photographs and other memorabilia presented to Collins at the dinner in 1980. Particularly lengthy messages are from Moreau Browne Congleton Chambers, Frederica de Laguna, William G. Haag, Clifford Evans and Betty Jane Meggers, James Bennett Griffin, Stephen Williams, Helge Larsen, James B. Griffin, and William S. Laughlin. The photographs show Henry Bascom Collins (some by Sabra K. McCracken), Douglas H. Ubelaker, James B. Griffin, David Challinor, Richard Fiske, Regina Flannery Herzfeld, Waldo R. Wedel, John C. Ewers, Clifford Evans, Stephen Williams, Margaret Lantis, William W. Fitzhugh, Helge Larsen. Also included are photographs of St. Lawrence Island, 1959 taken by Robert E. Ackerman.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7525
Topic:
Alaska -- St. Lawrence Island -- 1959  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7525, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7525
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7525

MS 4192 Memorandum from W. R. Wedel, accompanying copies of letter to Mr R. V. Coleman, Managing Editor of Atlas of American History

Collector:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958  Search this
Annotator:
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Addressee:
Coleman, R. V. (Roy V.), 1885-1971  Search this
Names:
Coronado Expedition, 1540-1542  Search this
Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de, 1510-1554  Search this
Extent:
8 Pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Concerns route of Coronado; also copy of paper on the same subject by Dr Swanton on which Dr Wedel has made slight changes, 6 pages.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4192
Citation:
Manuscript 4192, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4192
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4192

Belle Glade Site. Belle Glade, Florida

Creator:
Stirling, Gene M.  Search this
Annotator:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Correspondent:
Wetmore, Alexander, 1886-1978  Search this
Addressee:
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Collection Creator:
United States. Federal Civil Works Administration  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
24 Pages
28 Photographs
Type:
Archival materials
Pages
Photographs
Date:
August 10, 1934
Scope and Contents:
Includes associated reports, notes, sketches, letters and illustrations.
Exploration of a Mound Group Near Belle Glade, Florida, by Matthew W. Stirling [1934-35?] Typescript Document 7 pages and draft of same, Typescript and Manuscript Document 7 pages. Letter to "Matt" [hew W. Stirling] from "Gene" [Stirling] regarding Belle Glade site and other Florida field work. n.d. Manuscript Document 1 page. Pencil sketch of Belle Glade burial mound. Manuscript Document 1 page. Scale drawing in pencil of 7 1/2 feet of profile in the Belle Glade burial mound, 1 sheet (approximately 2 x 2 in.).
Letter to Dr. Waldo R. Wedel, USNM, from A. Wetmore, USNM, regarding identification of fish bone fragments from the Belle Glade site. Washington, D.C. August 22, 1941. Typescript Letter Signed 1 page. Photographs of Belle Glade excavation (primarily the profile) and the Cypress (Indian) family, Belle Glade, Florida. 1934. 27 prints; and one print (cropped from 8 x 10 in.) of wooden artifacts from Belle Glade site. 8 negatives (not transferred to National Anthropological Archives negative file as of 10-69).
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4307 (part)
General:
United Civil Works Administration (date manuscript 4307 11/18/86), tfield notes, maps and photographs relating to archeological work in Florida, serial of manuscript 4307
Topic:
Belle Glade site (Florida) -- Archeology  Search this
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4307, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
MS 4307 Field notes, maps, and photographs relating to archaeological work in Florida
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4307-ref1

Photographs of expedition personnel

Creator:
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Names:
James, J.G.  Search this
Strong, Jean  Search this
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Walker, Edwin F.  Search this
Walker, Winslow M. (Winslow Metcalf), 1903-1996  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Collection Creator:
Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962  Search this
Extent:
4 Photographs
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Includes: 1. Group photo Left to right: Mr. [J.G.] James; W.M.W[alker]; E.F.Walker; W.D.Strong; Mrs. [Jean] Strong. 2. Group photos left to right; Mr. [J.G.] James; W.M. W[alker]; E.F. W[alker]; [W.R.] Wedel; Mrs. Strong. 3. M.W. and E.F. Walker on horseback. (Plus negative). 4. Jean Strong on horseback.
Biographical / Historical:
Photographs made on a survey in the Santa Barbara Mountains, adjacent to the Sisquoc River, California, April, 1934, in 8 envelopes, as follows:
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4261(1)
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Manuscript 4261, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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MS 4261 Photographs made on a site survey in the Santa Barbara Mountains, adjacent to the Sisquoc River, California
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-ms4261-ref1

Helga Teiwes photographs of reunion of A. E. Douglass's first dendrochronology class

Creator:
Teiwes, Helga  Search this
Photographer:
Arizona State Museum  Search this
Names:
University of Arizona  Search this
Bannister, Bryant  Search this
Douglass, A. E. (Andrew Ellicott), 1867-1962  Search this
Ellis, Florence Hawley  Search this
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992  Search this
Tanner, Clara Lee  Search this
Thompson, Raymond H.  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Extent:
6 Prints (silver gelatin)
1 Poster
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Prints
Posters
Photographs
Date:
1985
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs and poster documenting the reunion at the University of Arizona of A. E. Douglass's first class on tree-ring studies, part of the University's Centennial celebrations. The photographs depict attendees at the reunion of the class on its fifty-fifth anniversary, including Waldo Wedel, Emil Haury, Florence Hawley Ellis, Clara Lee Tanner, Bryant Bannister, and Raymond Thompson.
Biographical/Historical note:
Andrew Ellicott Douglass (1867-1962) pioneered dendrochronology, the use of tree rings to date material found in archeological sites, and founded the University of Arizona Tree-Ring Laboratory. On February 14, 1985, the Arizona State Museum hosted a reunion of Douglass's 1930 dendrochronology class; the four students in attendance were Waldo Wedel, Florence Hawley Ellis, Emil W. Haury, and Clara Lee Tanner. Also in attendance were Arizona State Museum and Centennial Director Dr. Raymond Thompson and tree-ring professor Dr. Bryant Bannister.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R85-12
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds the papers of Waldo Rudolph Wedel and Mildred Mott Wedel and an Oral history interview of Waldo R. Wedel (MS 2011-29).
Reports by Emil W. Haury can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 3304-a, MS 3199, and MS 3972-a-b-c-d-e.
Reports by Florence Hawley Ellis can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 7082.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
This collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Permission for reproduction or use must be obtained from the Arizona State Museum.
Topic:
Dendrochronology  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Class reunions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Posters
Citation:
Photo Lot R85-12, Helga Teiwes photographs of reunion of Andrew Endicott Douglass's first dendrochronology class, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.R85-12
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-r85-12

Society for American Archaeology Records 1935-1983

Creator:
Society for American Archaeology  Search this
Correspondent:
Griffin, James Bennett  Search this
Guthe, Carl E (Carl Eugen) 1893-1974  Search this
Guy, Camil  Search this
Haas, Jonathan  Search this
Hackenberger, Steven  Search this
Hadleigh-West, Frederick  Search this
Hamilton, James G  Search this
Hammil, Jan  Search this
Harp, Elmer  Search this
Harrington, M. R (Mark Raymond) 1882-1971  Search this
Harrold, Charles C  Search this
Hatley, M.J  Search this
Haury, Emil Walter  Search this
Hawley, Florence  Search this
Haynes, Vance  Search this
Heartfield, Lorraine  Search this
Heath, Dwight Braley  Search this
Heizer, Robert Fleming 1915-1979  Search this
Hellmuth, N.M  Search this
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Hester, Thomas R  Search this
Hill, A.T  Search this
Hoffrichter, Norma G  Search this
Horn, Lucille D  Search this
Horton, Donald  Search this
Howard, Edgar Billings  Search this
Howells, William White  Search this
Hsu, Francis Lang-Kwang  Search this
Hurst, C.T  Search this
Hymes, Dell H  Search this
Ikawa-Smith, Fumiko  Search this
Irwin-Williams, Cynthia  Search this
Jackson, A.T  Search this
Jelks, Edward B  Search this
Jenkins, Farish A  Search this
Jenness, Diamond 1886-1969  Search this
Jennings, Jesse David  Search this
Jeter, Marvin D  Search this
Johnson, Alfred Edwin  Search this
Johnson, Elden  Search this
Johnson, Frederick 1904-1994  Search this
Judd, Neil Merton 1887-1976  Search this
Judge, W. James  Search this
Kaldenberg, Russell L  Search this
Kehoe, Alice  Search this
Kellar, James H  Search this
Kelly, Arthur Randolph  Search this
Keyes, Charles R  Search this
Kidder, Arthur Vincent  Search this
Kidder, Homer H  Search this
King, Linda  Search this
King, Thomas F  Search this
Kneberg, Madeline D  Search this
Knudson, Ruthann  Search this
Krieger, Alex Dony  Search this
Krogman, Wilton Marion  Search this
Kuhn, Clyde Ellery  Search this
De Laguna, Frederica 1906-2004  Search this
Lange, Fred  Search this
Lehman, Edward J  Search this
Lillard, J.B  Search this
Lilly, Eli  Search this
Linton, Ralph 1893-1953  Search this
Lipsio, A. Peter  Search this
Lister, Robert H  Search this
Lubensky, Earl H  Search this
MacDonald, George F  Search this
Macgowan, E.S  Search this
MacNeish, Richard S  Search this
Mallory, J.M  Search this
Marquardt, William H  Search this
Martijn, Charles A  Search this
Martin, Paul Sidney  Search this
Marye, William B  Search this
Mason, John Alden 1885-1967  Search this
May, Ronald V  Search this
Mayer-Oakes, William James  Search this
McAllister, J. Gilbert  Search this
McGimsey, Charles Robert III  Search this
McKern, Will C  Search this
McMillan, R. Bruce  Search this
Means, Philip Ainsworth  Search this
Meighan, Clement W  Search this
Miller, P. Schuyler  Search this
Miller, Roberta Balstad  Search this
Montet-White, Anta  Search this
Moorehead, Warren King  Search this
Moratto, Michael J  Search this
Morley, Sylvanus Griswold 1883-1948  Search this
Murra, John V (John Victor) 1916-  Search this
Nash, Philleo 1909-1987  Search this
Neumann, Loretta  Search this
Ochsner, Eugene E  Search this
O'Connell, James F  Search this
Osgood, Cornelius  Search this
Pailes, Richard A  Search this
Parker, Arthur Caswell Dr  Search this
Patterson, Isabel Garrard  Search this
Patterson, L.W  Search this
Petrullo, Vincenzo  Search this
Pink, William J  Search this
Plog, Fred  Search this
Prahl, E.J  Search this
Press, Frank  Search this
Quimby, George I (George Irving) 1913-2003  Search this
Rackerby, Fred  Search this
Radley, Virginia L  Search this
Reed, Erik Kellerman  Search this
Reeves, Dache McClain Major 1891-1972  Search this
Riddell, Francis A  Search this
Ritchie, William A  Search this
Roberts, Frank H. H (Frank Harold Hanna) 1897-1966  Search this
Roberts, Michael E  Search this
Rodgers, Jo Rainie  Search this
Rogers, Lee  Search this
Rohn, Arthur H  Search this
Sabloff, Jeremy A  Search this
Satterthwaite, Linton  Search this
Sayre, H. Melville  Search this
Schaafsma, Curtis F  Search this
Schwartz, Douglas Wright  Search this
Scovill, Douglas H  Search this
Sears, William H  Search this
Servello, A. Frank  Search this
Setzler, Frank M (Frank Maryl) 1902-1975  Search this
Skinner, Alan  Search this
Smith, George Hubert  Search this
Smith, Harold Ingersoll  Search this
Solheim, Wilhelm G II  Search this
Speser, Philip  Search this
Speth, John D  Search this
Spinden, Herbert J  Search this
Stark, Barbara L  Search this
Sterud, Michael L  Search this
Storck, P.L  Search this
Story, Dee Ann  Search this
Stout, David Bond  Search this
Straus, Lawrence G  Search this
Strong, William Duncan 1899-1962  Search this
Struever, Stuart  Search this
Stuckenrath, Robert  Search this
Sturtevant, William C  Search this
Thompson, Eric 1946-  Search this
Thompson, Raymond H  Search this
Tise, Larry E  Search this
Treganza, Adan E  Search this
Troike, Nancy P  Search this
Vaillant, George Clapp  Search this
Vitelli, Kaddee  Search this
Walker, Winslow M  Search this
Wauchope, Robert  Search this
Weber, J. Cynthia  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Wendorf, Fred  Search this
Wheat, Joe Ben  Search this
Wildesen, Leslie E  Search this
Willey, Gordon Randolph  Search this
Williams, Thomas R  Search this
Wilmsen, Edwin Norman  Search this
Wilson, Rex A  Search this
Wintemberg, W.J  Search this
Witty, Thomas A  Search this
Wood, W. Raymond  Search this
Woodall, J. Ned  Search this
Woodbury, Natalie Ferris Sampson  Search this
Woodbury, Richard Benjamin  Search this
Wormington, Hannah Marie  Search this
Zimmerman, Lorraine May  Search this
Corresp:
Gumerman, Charles  Search this
Correspondet:
Halseth, Odd Sigurd  Search this
Correspodnent:
Kelly, Jane Holden  Search this
Correpondent:
Rouse, Irving  Search this
Physical description:
67 linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1935-1983
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
Records less than five years old are restricted. Special permission from the Society for American Archaeology is required before they can be examined
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87806

Richard Gates Slattery photograph collection of Fisher Site, Loudoun County, Virginia

Creator:
Slattery, Richard Gates (collector and photographer)  Search this
Photographer:
Wedel, Waldo R. (Waldo Rudolph), 1908-1996  Search this
Extent:
20 prints (silver gelatin)
4 negatives (acetate)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
prints
negatives
Photographs
Place:
Loudoun County (Va.)
Virginia -- Antiquities
Date:
circa 1938-1940
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting archeological excavations at Fisher Site in Loudoun County, Virginia. They include views of the surrounding area, the dig site, members of the field expedition, and burials, bones, and artifacts discovered during the dig. Some photographs are by Waldo Rudolph Wedel.
Biographical/Historical note:
Fisher Site is a Late Woodland village located along the Potomac River in Loudoun County. Waldo Rudolph Wedel was Smithsonian Assistant Curator of Archeology and conducted weekend surveys of sites along the Potomac River as an off-season project from 1938-1939. Richard Gates Slattery was an amateur archeologist and a member and officer with the Maryland Archeological Society. Slattery conducted surveys and carried out excavations on both sides of the Potomac during the 1930s-1960s.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 83-13
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds Slattery's report on the Winslow Site (MS 7190) and notes relating to the Shepard Barrack site (MS 7199).
Correspondence from Slattery can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in the Waldo Rudolph Wedel and Mildred Mott Wedel Papers.
The Department of Anthropology holds specimens from the Fisher Site (accessions 152209 and 155365) as well as artifacts and specimens from other sites, donated by Slattery.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 83-13, Richard Gates Slattery photograph collection of Fisher Site, Loudoun County, Virginia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-13
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-83-13

Central States Anthropological Society records, 1922-2003

Creator:
Central States Anthropological Society  Search this
Kelley, J. Charles  Search this
Keyes, Charles Fenton  Search this
Kneberg, Madeline D  Search this
Kurtz, Ronald Joseph  Search this
La Barre, Weston 1911-1996  Search this
Lange, Charles Henry  Search this
Lasker, Gabriel Ward  Search this
Laughlin, William Sceva  Search this
Lehman, Edward J  Search this
Lessa, William Armand  Search this
Lewis, Oscar  Search this
Lewis, Thomas M.N  Search this
Lily, Eli  Search this
Lurie, Nancy Oestreich  Search this
Mandelbaum, David G  Search this
Marriott, McKim  Search this
Martin, Paul S  Search this
McGregor, Jo  Search this
McKern, Will C  Search this
American Anthropological Association Central States Branch  Search this
Correspondent:
Aberle, David Friend  Search this
Aginsky, Ethel G  Search this
Angel, J. Lawrence (John Lawrence)  Search this
Baby, Raymond S  Search this
Baerreis, David Albert  Search this
Barnouw, Victor  Search this
Bascom, William Russel 1912-  Search this
Bauxar, J. Joseph  Search this
Beardsley, Richard King  Search this
Bee, Robert L  Search this
Bennett, John William  Search this
Bittle, William Elmer  Search this
Black, Robert A  Search this
Boggs, Stephen Taylor  Search this
Borhegyi, Stephan F  Search this
Bourguignon, Erika Eichhorn  Search this
Carlson, Gustav G  Search this
Casagrande, Joseph Bartholomew  Search this
Champe, John Leland  Search this
Christensen, James Boyd  Search this
Cobb, W. Montague  Search this
Cole, Fay-Cooper  Search this
Collier, Donald  Search this
Culver, Dwight W  Search this
De Pena, Joan Finkle  Search this
Despres, Leo Arthur  Search this
Deuel, Thorne  Search this
Douglas, Frederick Huntington  Search this
Dragoo, Don W  Search this
Driver, Harold Edson 1907-  Search this
Eggan, Fred Russell  Search this
Estel, Leo  Search this
Field, Henry  Search this
Force, Roland W  Search this
Fox, George R  Search this
Frantz, Charles  Search this
Gallagher, Art  Search this
Godfrey, William S  Search this
Goldschmidt, Walter Rochs  Search this
Griffin, James Bennett  Search this
Griswold, Charles H  Search this
Guthe, Alfred Kidder  Search this
Guthe, Carl E (Carl Eugen) 1893-1974  Search this
Haag, William George  Search this
Hanna, Katherine  Search this
Harding, Charles  Search this
Hart, Charles William Merton  Search this
Helm, June 1924-  Search this
Henry, William E  Search this
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Hoijer, Harry  Search this
Holmes, Lowell Don  Search this
Honigsheim, Paul  Search this
Isaac, Barry Lamont  Search this
Jantzen, Carl Raymond  Search this
Johnson, Frederick 1904-1994  Search this
Jones, Volney H  Search this
Kaplan, Bernice Antoville  Search this
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Melin, Mary  Search this
Merriam, Alan Parkhurst  Search this
Miner, Horace M  Search this
Morgan, Richard G  Search this
Moss, Leonard Wallace  Search this
Nash, Manning  Search this
Nash, Philleo 1909-1987  Search this
Nesbitt, Paul  Search this
Neumann, Georg K (Georg Karl) 1907-1971  Search this
Noon, John A  Search this
Osmundsen, Lita S  Search this
Philips, Jane  Search this
Pilling, Arnold Remington  Search this
Quimby, George I (George Irving) 1913-2003  Search this
Ritzenthaler, Robert E (Robert Eugene) 1911-1980  Search this
Robinson, J.T  Search this
Rowe, Chandler William  Search this
Sahlins, Marshall David  Search this
Schneider, Harold Kenneth 1925-1987  Search this
Schnitt, Ivan  Search this
Schwartz, Douglas Wright  Search this
Sebeok, Thomas Albert  Search this
Sellers, Mary  Search this
Silverberg, James Mark  Search this
Smith, Marian Wesley  Search this
Spicer, Edward Holland  Search this
Spier, Robert Forest Gayton  Search this
Spuhler, James Norman  Search this
Stout, David Bond  Search this
Tax, Sol 1907-  Search this
Titiev, Mischa  Search this
Titterington, P.F  Search this
Useem, John  Search this
Vaughan, James Herbert  Search this
Wallace, Anthony Francis Clark  Search this
Vaughan, Wilson Herbert  Search this
Wallis, Wilson D (Wilson Dallam) 1886-1970  Search this
Warner, William Lloyd  Search this
Watson, James B (James Bennett) 1918-2009  Search this
Weckler, Joseph E Jr  Search this
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Weer, Paul  Search this
Weitzner, Bella  Search this
Wheeler-Voegelin, Erminie 1903-1988  Search this
White, Leslie Alvin  Search this
Whiteford, Andrew Hunter  Search this
Whitten, Norman E.  Search this
Wittry, Warren L  Search this
Wolfe, Alvin William  Search this
Zimmerman, Lorraine May  Search this
Correspondnet:
Bates, Marston  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1922
1922-2003
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Professional associations  Search this
Restrictions & Rights:
This collection is stored off-site. Advance notice must be given to view the collection
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87773

Field portrait of Waldo Rudolph Wedel and George S. Metcalf 1970

Photographer:
Saylor, John Lyons [Kansas] Daily News  Search this
Subject:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Metcalf, George 1900-1975  Search this
Physical description:
1 print
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Kansas
Date:
1970
Topic:
Archeology--Council Circle  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_2266

Excavation of Prehistoric Village Stockade Postholes 25 AUG 1955

Creator:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 010 in x 008 in
Culture:
Paleoindian  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1955
25 AUG 1955
Local number:
NAA INV 01702600
See more items in:
Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_31679

Michael K. O'Heeron driving automobile for University of Nebraska Archaeological Field Party with equipment, 1930

Photographer:
Wedel, Waldo R (Waldo Rudolph) 1908-1996  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 010 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1930
Local number:
NAA INV 02873400
See more items in:
Portraits of anthropologists 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_71912
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