MS 4255 J.R. Swanton Papers Containing Attempts at Philosophical Interpretation

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4255
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
before 1944
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
143 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
"Papers Containing Attempts at Philosophical Interpretation": "The New in Evolution: Cultural and Other," 12 pages. "Cultural Origins Versus Cultural Causes," 4 pages. "The Conquest of the Environment," 10 pages. "The Origin of Religion," 6 pages. "Nature Worship and Animism," 8 pages. "An Outline of Human History and an Attempted Interpretation," 93 pages.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4255

Local Note
Local Note
typescript document signed

Other Title
Other Title
The New in Evolution: Cultural and Other
Other Title
Cultural Origins Versus Cultural Causes
Other Title
The Conquest of the Environment
Other Title
The Origin of Religion
Other Title
Nature Worship and Animism
Other Title
An Outline of Human History and an Attempted Interpretation

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4255, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Added to Bureau of American Ethnology Archives following Dr Swanton's retirement in June, 1944.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Anthropology, general and theoretical Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Evolution Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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