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Betty Bernice Faust photographs of Maya Indians in Campeche

Creator:
Faust, Betty Bernice  Search this
Photographer:
Diamond, Bret  Search this
Extent:
41 Prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Mayas  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Campeche (Mexico : State)
Yucatán Peninsula
Date:
1985-1997
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Betty Bernice Faust in Campeche, Mexico, documenting Maya Indians and ceremonies. The collection also includes images of logging trucks and the Temple of Five Stories at Edzna, as well as two photographs by Bret Diamond.
Biographical/Historical note:
Betty Bernice Faust (possibly b. 1942) researches rural communities of Mayan heritage and their interaction with the biophysical environment. She obtained a master's degree in public administration (1982) and PhD in anthropology (1988) from Syracuse University and spent fifteen years as a senior researcher in the Human Ecology Department of the Mexican government's federal Center for Research and Advanced Studies (CINVESTAV-IPN). The photographs in this collection document two research projects, which were funded by the Shell International Foundation of Dissertation Research in Developing Countries (1985-1986), the Werner-Gren Foundation (1992-1993), and CINESTAV.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 98-11
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Logging  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 98-11, Betty Bernice Faust photographs of Maya Indians in the Yucatan Peninsula, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-11
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-98-11

Guy W. Leadbetter's Footage of Mayan Archaeological Sites in the Yucatan ca. 1937

Physical description:
reference one video cassette (30 minutes) silent color 1/2 inch
master one video cassette (30 minutes) silent color BetacamSP
archival original two film reels (815 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Mayas  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Yucatán Peninsula
Date:
ca 1937
Topic:
Archaeology  Search this
Archeology--sites  Search this
Ruins--archeological  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Architecture--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.15.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_368096

John Peabody Harrington papers: Yucatec, circa 1920-1960

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
25 boxes
Culture:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Mayas  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Narratives
Place:
Yucatán Peninsula
Date:
1920
1920-1960
circa 1920-1960
Topic:
Maya language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Toponymy  Search this
Grammar, Comparative and general  Search this
Maya numeration  Search this
Maya calendar  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Mexico/Central America/South America, circa 1907-1960
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363582

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