Photographs of Indian cliff dwellings in the State of Sonora, Mexico and photographs of rock with petroglyphs at Yaqui River, Sonora, Mexico

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3321
Creators:
Murillo, Angel Dr.
Voetter, Thomas W.
Dates:
ca. 1932 ?
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
11 Photographs
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Also a letter from Thomas W. Voetter, American Consul, American Consulate, Guaymas, Mexico, to the Secretary of State in the U. S. regarding the ruins. Guaymas, Mexico, June 1, 1932. Typescript carbon copy letter. 2 pages and brief notes by Stirling and Judd, June 11, 1932 and June 14, 1932. Autograph document signed.

Administration
Custodial History
Label on small envelope in which prints were transmitted from the Consular Office to the U. S. gives Angel Murillo, a merchant of Guaymas, as the source. It also bears the date May 31, 1932, Dispatch Number 42, and File Number 492.7. Photos were sent to Archives July 6, 1934.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3321

Local Note
Local Note
Annotations in ink on back of the two petroglyph photos say, "Yaqui River, Sonora, Mex. see letter Guillermo Revilla" and "Yaqui River Sonora. Guillermo Revilla." It was not known in 1969 who Guillermo Revilla was.
Local Note
Filed: Original prints, Mexico, Archeology.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3321, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Archeology -- Mexico Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Habitations and other structures -- cliff dwellings -- Mexico Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pictographs -- Petroglyphs -- Mexico Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/