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Alpha-Subject File

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:
1.67 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1828-1963
Scope and Contents:
This series includes letters, memoranda, lists, reports, forms, statements, printed material and photographs. It is composed of two different types of material. Part of it is administrative in nature and concerns policies and procedures, instructions, special activities, World War II, and housekeeping matters. Other material largely concerns accessions, loans, exhibits, and special projects and programs.

Many of the outgoing letters are those of William Henry Holmes, Walter Hough, and Frank M. Setzler. Other writers include John Leonard Baer (regarding the Marsh Darien Expedition), Howard W. Bible, James H. Breasted, Harry S. Bryan, Henry B. Collins, Leonard Carmichael, John C. Ewers (filed Catlin paintings and Museum of the Plains Indian), C. E. Cummings, Chauncey J. Hamlin, Herbert Maier (Buffalo Museum of Science), Ephraim Deinard, Frances Densmore, J. E. Graf, Ella F. Hubby, Mrs. R. G. Hoes, Mrs. R. R. Hoes, Mrs. Julian James, Mary Lois Kissell, Remington Kellogg, Edward S. Morse, A. P. Rice, W. de C. Ravenal (some regarding Holmes), Ellen P. Richardson, A. C. Smith, and Gertrude B. Warren.

The rare correspondence includes material of Matthew Stirling (regarding his 1926 work on the middle Rouffaer River, New Guinea), William Henry Holmes, Thomas Wilson (concerning difficulties with the catalog of anthropological collections), Walter Hough, S. K. Lothrop, Gerard Fowke, Aleš Hrdlička, Joseph K. Dixon, William Gates (regarding the 1926 meeting of the International Congress of Americanists), H. C. Shetrone, F. S. Dellenbaugh, Thomas S. Dawson (regarding information about John Moss), John Merriam, Warren K. Moorehead (concerning Cahokia Mound), Nels C. Nelson, and Max Uhle. There are also letters dating from 1920 between W. H. Holmes and F. W. Doge concerning problems with the AAA.
Arrangement:
Arranged alphabetically by correspondent or subject.
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

Access to the Department of Anthropology records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.XXXX.0311, Series 2
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref22

Division of Archaeology

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:
12.08 Linear feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1828-1965
Arrangement:
This series is arranged in 7 sub-series: (16.1) Annual Reports, 1886, 1898-1964; (16.2) Correspondence, 1931-1965; (16.3) Office Files, 1899-1951; (16.4) Reference Files, 1861-1916; (16.5) Reference Files, 1828-1962; (16.6) Subject Files, 1935-1964; (16.7) Miscellany
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

Access to the Department of Anthropology records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.XXXX.0311, Series 16
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Department of Anthropology records
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref44

Reference Files

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
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1828-1962
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

Access to the Department of Anthropology records requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.XXXX.0311, Subseries 16.5
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Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 16: Division of Archaeology
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref49

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

Department of Anthropology Subject File 1828-1963 1920s-1950s

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Correspondent:
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Hough, Walter 1859-1935  Search this
Setzler, Frank M (Frank Maryl) 1902-1975  Search this
Baer, John Leonard  Search this
Bible, Howard Wiswall  Search this
Breasted, James Henry  Search this
Bryan, Harry S  Search this
Collins, Henry Bascom 1899-1987  Search this
Carmichael, Leonard  Search this
Ewers, John C (John Canfield) 1909-1997  Search this
Cummings, C. E  Search this
Hamlin, Chauncey J  Search this
Maier, Herbert  Search this
Deinard, Ephraim  Search this
Densmore, Frances  Search this
Graf, John Enos  Search this
Hubby, Ella F  Search this
Hoes, R. G Mrs  Search this
Hoes, R. R Mrs  Search this
James, Julien Mrs  Search this
Kissell, Mary Lois  Search this
Kellogg, Remington 1892-1969  Search this
Morse, Edward Sylvester  Search this
Rice, A. P  Search this
Ravenal, William de C  Search this
Richardson, Ellen P  Search this
Smith, Albert C  Search this
Warren, Gertrude B  Search this
Stirling, Matthew Williams 1896-1975  Search this
Wilson, Thomas  Search this
Lothrop, S. K (Samuel Kirkland) 1892-1965  Search this
Fowke, Gerard  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš 1869-1943  Search this
Dixon, Joseph Kossuth  Search this
Gates, William  Search this
Shetrone, Henry C  Search this
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel 1853-1935  Search this
Dawson, Thomas S  Search this
Merriam, John  Search this
Moorehead, Warren King  Search this
Nelson, Nels Christian  Search this
Uhle, Max  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Richard O (Richard Oglesby) 1883-1953  Search this
Catlin, George paintings  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Moss, John  Search this
Evans, Victor J collection  Search this
Deinard, Ephraim collection  Search this
Ward, Herbert 1863-1919  Search this
Worch, Hugo collection  Search this
Reeves, Dache McClain collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology accession routine  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology art textiles committee  Search this
Buffalo Museum of Science  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Deinard collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology docents program  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Evans, Victor J., collection  Search this
National Committee on Folk Arts of the United States  Search this
Museum of the Plains Indian  Search this
Philadelphia Sesquicentennial Exposition  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Reeves, Dache M., collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Ward, Herbert, collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Worch, Hugo, collection  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology catalog (difficulties with)  Search this
International Congress of Americanists 1926  Search this
American Anthropological Association  Search this
United States Work Projects Administration  Search this
Marsh-Darien Expedition (1924)  Search this
Physical description:
20 inches
Type:
Letters
Memoranda
Lists
Reports
Forms (documents)
Announcements
Place:
Browning, Montana
Illinois
Spain
Seville, Spain
Rouffaer River, New Guinea
Cahokia Mound (Illinois)
Date:
1920
1828-1963
1920s-1950s
Topic:
Art textiles  Search this
Museum docents  Search this
Folk art  Search this
Archeology  Search this
Exhibition  Search this
Exhibits  Search this
Stirling expedition  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87164

Reference file 1828-1962

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History Department of Anthropology Division of Archeology  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Division of Archeology  Search this
Addressee:
Baird, Spencer Fullerton 1823-1887  Search this
Henry, Joseph 1797-1878  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Division of Archeology collections, condition  Search this
Physical description:
21 inches
Type:
Clippings
Letters
Notes
Photographs
Drawings
Maps
Brochures
Announcements
Place:
Canada
Latin America
United States
Date:
1828-1962
Topic:
Archeology--sites  Search this
Archeology--training  Search this
Archeology--collections  Search this
World War II--evacuation of Smithsonian collections  Search this
Archeology--frauds  Search this
Mortuary customs  Search this
Archeology--vandalism  Search this
Archeology  Search this
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Reference file 1828-1962 [Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History Department of Anthropology Division of Archeology]
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87191

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