MS 1998-66 C.W. Weiant papers

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1998-66
Creators:
Weiant, C. W. (Clarence Wolsey), 1897-1986
Long, Joseph K., 1937-
Dates:
circa 1975-1987
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
5 Items
linear inches. .5 linear inches.
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This collection contains the papers of anthropologist and chiropractor C.W. Weiant and is comprised of his correspondence with anthropologist Joseph K. Long, correspondence between his wife Marian Gargett Webber Weiant and Long, manuscripts, articles, obituaries, Weiant's curriculum vitae and nine 4 x 5 inch black-and-white photographs of unclothed women depicting the "Hottentot apron" which were apparently taken by Austrian anthropologist Martin Gusinde. The materials date from circa 1975-1987.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Clarence Wolsey (C.W.) Weiant (1897-1986) was an anthropologist and chiropractor with a strong interest in parapsychology. In 1959 he delivered a paper at the annual meeting of the American Anthropological Association entitled "Anthropology and Parapsychology" and is considered one of the fathers of parapsychological anthropology and the anthropology of consciousness.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1998-66

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 1998-66, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Donated by Joseph K. Long.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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