- Collection ID:
Crocker, William H. (William Henry), 1924-
circa 1950 - circa 1990
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- Physical Description:
This collection documents the research and professional activities of William Henry Crocker, an anthropologist and Latin American specialist who worked at the National Museum of Natural History. The materials largely relate to his ethnological research among the Canela Indians of Brazil and includes correspondence, field notes, diaries of informants, research notes, weather records, pamphlets, journals, bibliographies, receipts, photographs and sound recordings.
Digitzation and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded through generous support from the Arcadia Fund.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
These papers were donated to the National Anthropological Archives by William Henry Crocker.
The collection is unprocessed. Contact the repository for more information.
Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Conditions Governing Access
Access to the Wiliam Henry Crocker papers requires an appointment.
William Henry Crocker Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
National Anthropological Archives
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