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National Anthropological Archives Records 1940s-1980s

Catalog Data

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology National Anthropological Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Smithsonian Office of Anthropology Archives  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Department of Anthropology National Anthropological Archives Native American Cultural Resources Training Program  Search this
Physical description:
68.5 feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1940s-1980s
Notes:
The National Anthropological Archives began as the archives of the Bureau of American Ethnology and, in 1965, became the archives of the Smithsonian Office of Anthropology. The archives is now under the administration of the Department of Anthropology in the National Museum of Natural History. The current name was adopted in 1968.
Summary:
Included are correspondence and administrative records. Many of the documents concern special projects, including the Native American Cultural Resources Training Program, accessions, routine reference activities, and other work. Most of the material is maintained for administrative convenience but will eventually be disposed of.
Cite as:
Records of National Anthropological Archives, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Topic:
Archives  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87782