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Architecture of the aborigines of northern America

Creator:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
16 Pages
Container:
Box 17a, Folder 249
Culture:
American Indian -- Architecture  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Pages
Articles
Local Note:
Typescript document signed
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

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Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Articles
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 17: Division of Ethnology / 17.1: Manuscript and Pamphlet File / Habitations
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d7b0f4a3-9f96-42c3-8c98-a6fb74f26d88
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref15657

U.S. Post Office and Federal Building, Santa Fe, New Mexico [postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Teich, Curt, 1877-1974  Search this
Curtis Teich Company, Chicago  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (postcard, color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Culture:
Pueblo Indians -- 1920-1930  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Santa Fe (New Mexico) -- 1920-1930
Scope and Contents:
Reproduction: Tinted photograph of the town post office built in the Southwestern adobe style. On verso: "One of the very few Government buildings constructed on the lines of southwestern Pueblo Indian architecture peculiar to the Santa Fe area. It is very charming and located in the old portion of the city."
General:
Series 1, Box 10, U.S.A.--New Mexico--Santa Fe.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Building, Adobe -- 1920-1930  Search this
Architecture -- New Mexico  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1920-1930
Picture postcards -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / New Mexico - Santa Fe
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8fe0b3e32-b102-444b-8451-22781747dd6b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2220

Oldest House in the U.S.A.-Santa Fe, N.M. [postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Publisher:
Collotype Co. (Elizabeth, N.J. and N.Y.C.)  Search this
Creator:
Merrill, Arthur J. (illustrator?)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (black and white, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Santa Fe (N.M.) -- 1920-1930
Scope and Contents:
Illustration by Arthur J. Merrill, signed 1898, but postmark is 1951. The card depicts a street scene in Santa Fe. On verso: "Across the lane from San Miguel Church stands an old 'puddled' adobe house. This house is believed to be pre-Spanish and is undoubtedly well over 400 years old."
General:
Series 1, Box 10, U.S.A.--New Mexico--Santa Fe.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Cities and towns -- Puerto Rico  Search this
Building, Adobe -- 1920-1930  Search this
Churches -- 1920-1930  Search this
Adobe homes.  Search this
Indian architecture.  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards -- 1920-1930
Picture postcards -- 1920-1930
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution,
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Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / New Mexico - Santa Fe
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep890f8407f-9a6e-41c6-94fd-9b1b93cb7cb4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2221

MS 1998-86 Lucien A. Spencer reports on the Seminole

Creator:
Spencer, Lucien A.  Search this
Extent:
55 Items (5.5 linear inches.)
Culture:
Seminole  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Dictionaries
Photographs
Reports
Date:
circa 1913-1928
Scope and Contents:
This collection consists of reports, dictionaries and indexes relating to Indians of North America and to the Seminole Indians in Florida in particular, circa 1913-1928. The materials were compiled using the records of the Bureau of American Ethnology by Lucien A. Spencer, who was Special Commissioner to the Florida Seminoles for what was then called the Office of Indian Affairs. Includes information on history, myths and legends, costume, social customs, religious practices, language, agriculture and architecture. Two black and white photographs of Spencer are also present.
Biographical / Historical:
Lucien A. Spencer was an Episcopal minister who was appointed special commissioner for the Florida Seminoles in 1913; he held the position until 1930. During his tenure, there was an emphasis on introducing agricultural methods to the Seminoles.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1998-86
Topic:
Indian architecture -- North America  Search this
Indian mythology -- North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Agriculture  Search this
Indians of North America -- Clothing  Search this
Indians of North America -- Florida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Social life and customs  Search this
Seminole Indians -- History  Search this
Seminole language  Search this
Genre/Form:
Dictionaries
Photographs
Reports
Citation:
Manuscript 1998-86, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.MS1998-86
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3a20af22d-1fab-4c8d-acd0-f3eb5903e4a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1998-86

Architecture and Construction Files

Creator::
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Extent:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Audiotapes
Date:
1995-1996
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audiocassette recordings of design advisory meetings between National Museum of the American Indian staff, North American Indian communities, the museum's architect and project designer Douglas Cardinal, and the design architects, GBQC Architects.
Topic:
Indians of North America -- Museums  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Museums and community  Search this
Museum architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 09-231, National Museum of the American Indian, Architecture and Construction Files
Identifier:
Accession 09-231
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Architecture and Construction Files
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa09-231

Mesoamerican architecture as a cultural symbol / edited by Jeff Karl Kowalski

Author:
Kowalski, Jeff Karl 1951-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 416 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Latin America
Date:
1999
Topic:
Indian architecture  Search this
Architectural design  Search this
Symbolism in architecture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_716910

Arquitectura prehispánica

Author:
Marquina, Ignacio  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 1,055 p. : ill. (part col.), maps, plans ; 32 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1964
Topic:
Indian architecture  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_967460

Early ceremonial architecture in the Andes : a conference at Dumbarton Oaks, 8th to 10th October 1982 / Christopher B. Donnan, editor

Author:
Donnan, Christopher B  Search this
Dumbarton Oaks  Search this
Physical description:
289 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
Peru
Pérou
Date:
1985
©1985
Topic:
Indian architecture  Search this
Indians of South America--Antiquities  Search this
Architecture indienne d'Amérique--Congrès  Search this
Indiens d'Amérique--Antiquités--Congrès  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Antiquités  Search this
Congrès  Search this
Call number:
F3429.3.A65E17 1985X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_251773

Mesoamerican open spaces and mural paintings as statements of cultural identity by Celina B. Barrios de Senisterra

Author:
Barrios de Senisterra, Celina B  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xiv, 127 pages) illustrations, maps
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
Central America
Mexico
Date:
2019
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Indian architecture  Search this
Mural painting and decoration, Ancient  Search this
Indians of Central America--Antiquities  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F1219.3.A7 B37 2019 (Internet)
Restrictions & Rights:
1-user.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1145661

Circular kivas near Hawikuh, New Mexico, by F.W. Hodge

Author:
Hodge, Frederick Webb 1864-1956  Search this
Physical description:
37 p. illus., plates, fold. plans. 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
North America
New Mexico
Date:
1923
Topic:
Indian architecture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
E99.Z9H68 1923
E99.Z9H68 1923
E51.N42Z vol. 7 no. 1
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_260495

Archaeological reconnaissance in central Guatemala / A. Ledyard Smith

Author:
Smith, A. Ledyard (Augustus Ledyard) 1901-1985  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 87 pages, [1] leaf, 140 pages of plates : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1955
Topic:
Indian architecture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104724

The art of Mesoamerica, from Olmec to Aztec / Mary Ellen Miller

Title:
Art of Mesoamerica : from Olmec to Aztec
Author:
Miller, Mary Ellen  Search this
Physical description:
240 p. : 186 ill. (some col.), maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Indian architecture  Search this
Call number:
F1219.3.A7 M54 1986
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_315982

New Deal adobe : the Civilian Conservation Corps and the reconstruction of Mission La Purísima, 1934-1942 / Christine E. Savage

Author:
Savage, Christine E. 1949-  Search this
Subject:
Mission La Purísima Concepción (Calif.)  Search this
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
162 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
California
Lompoc Region
Lompoc Region (Calif.)
Date:
1991
Topic:
Spanish mission buildings--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Indian architecture--Conservation and restoration  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
F869.M65 S28 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_414101

Thatched roofs and open sides : the architecture of Chickees and their changing role in Seminole society / Carrie Dilley ; foreword by Paul N. Backhouse

Author:
Dilley, Carrie  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Backhouse, Paul N (Paul Nathan)  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Florida
Date:
2015
Topic:
Indian architecture--History  Search this
History  Search this
Seminole Indians--Social life and customs  Search this
Vernacular architecture  Search this
Thatched buildings  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1094704

Josef Albers in Mexico / Lauren Hinkson

Organizer:
Hinkson, Lauren  Search this
Author:
Barriendos Rodríguez, Joaquín  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Host institution:
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum  Search this
Subject:
Albers, Josef  Search this
Albers, Josef Travel  Search this
Physical description:
157 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 34 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Mexico
Date:
2017
Topic:
Indian art--Influence  Search this
Indian architecture--Influence  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095267

The Architecture of social integration in prehistoric pueblos / edited by William D. Lipe and Michelle Hegmon

Author:
Lipe, William D  Search this
Hegmon, Michelle  Search this
Crow Canyon Archaeological Center  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 175 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Southwest, New
Date:
1989
Topic:
Pueblo architecture  Search this
Indian architecture  Search this
Pueblos--Social aspects  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
E99.P9 A74 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_393424

Ancient Teotihuacan : early urbanism in Central Mexico / George L. Cowgill, Arizona State University

Author:
Cowgill, George L  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
San Juan Teotihuacán
Teotihuacán Site (San Juan Teotihuacán, Mexico)
Date:
2015
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Indian architecture  Search this
Teotihuacán pottery  Search this
History  Search this
Excavations  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089274

Design for eternity : architectural models from the ancient Americas / Joanne Pillsbury, Patricia Joan Sarro, James Doyle, Juliet Wiersema

Author:
Pillsbury, Joanne  Search this
Sarro, Patricia Joan  Search this
Doyle, James A. 1983-  Search this
Wiersema, Juliet B. 1967-  Search this
Host institution:
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 90 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Place:
Mexico
Central America
Andes Region
Date:
2015
Topic:
Architectural models  Search this
Small sculpture, Ancient  Search this
Indian architecture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Grave goods  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083856

Pachacamac: Templo Pintado : conservación e investigación / Denise Pozzi-Escot, Gianella Pacheco, Carmen Rosa Uceda

Author:
Pozzi-Escot, Denise  Search this
Pacheco, Gianella  Search this
Uceda, Carmen Rosa  Search this
Issuing body:
Peru Ministerio de Cultura  Search this
Physical description:
73 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Peru
Lurín River Valley
Pachacamac Site (Peru)
Lurín River Valley (Peru)
Date:
2013
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Indian architecture--Conservation and restoration  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1083023

The archaeology of houses and households in the Native Southeast / Benjamin A. Steere

Author:
Steere, Benjamin A. 1981-  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 215 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Southern States
Appalachian Region, Southern
Date:
2017
Topic:
Antiquities  Search this
Indians of North America--Dwellings--History  Search this
Household archaeology  Search this
Indian architecture--History  Search this
Architecture, Domestic--History  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1078387

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