MS 4550 Manuscripts relating to the Marsh Darien Expedition

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4550
Creators:
Marsh, Richard O. (Richard Oglesby), 1883-1953
Dates:
1923
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
75 Pages
7 Photographs
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents as follows: "The White Indians or the Primitive White People of Southeastern Panama." Brockport, New York, October, 1923. 35 pages, typed, 7 photographs. "The Marsh Darien Expedition of 1924." 18 pages, handwritten, signed by R.O. Marsh. "The Discovery of the White Indians of Panama, as told by R.O. Marsh, their discoverer, to Watson Davis." Special newspaper feature, produced by Science Service, Inc., Washington, D.C. Copyright 1924 by Science Service. 22 pages, mimeo.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Negative Microfilm on file, 4/68.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4550

Other Title
Other Title
The White Indians or the Primitive White People of Southeastern Panama
Other Title
The Marsh Darien Expedition of 1924
Other Title
The Discovery of the White Indians of Panama, as told by R. O. Marsh, their discoverer, to Watson Davis

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4550, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Sent to Dr Hough, Division of Ethnology, U.S. National Museum ca. 1924 ?. Received in Bureau of American Ethnology Archives, by transfer from Division of Ethnology, March, 30, 1959.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Panama Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cuna Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Davis, Watson, 1896-1967 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marsh-Darien Expedition, 1924 Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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