National Anthropological Archives

MS 2003-31 W J McGee biographical materials, photographs, and publications, 1883-1914, 1971

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2003-31
Creators:
McGee, Anita Newcomb, 1864-1940
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
25 Items
2.5 linear inches (1 box
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Materials kept by W.J. McGee's wife, Anita, pertaining to her husband. Contains W.J. McGee's obituary from The Evening Star; his memoir by N. H. Darton; notes on the life of McGee's father, James, as told by James to Anita; an article on McGee's daughter Klotho McGee Lattin which includes a brief section on McGee (Santa Cruz Sentinel, October 24, 1971); a bibliography of his writings; reprints of his publications that he inscribed to Anita; three photographs of McGee; and a photo of Sir Archibald Geikei, John Wesley Powell, and Charles Doolittle Walcott taken in May 1897 by H.F. Reid.

Administration
Custodial History
These materials were kept by W.J. McGee's wife, Anita, who gave them to her daughter, Klotho McGee Lattin. Klotho later gave them to Curtis Hinsley, who donated them to the National Anthropological Archives

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2003-31, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Other Archival Materials
Other Archival Materials
The photo of Sir Archibald Geikei, John Wesley Powell, and Charles Doolittle Walcott is the same image as NAA Inv 02864600, which is available to view online.

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2003-31


Keywords
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Geikie, Archibald, Sir, 1835-1924 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Walcott, Charles D. (Charles Doolittle), 1850-1927 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
McGee, W J, 1853-1912 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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