MS 4695 Minor Archaeological Papers by W. H. Holmes

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4695
Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942
Dates:
1872-1920 assembled May 7th, 1932."
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
24 Items
Approximately papers Approximately 24 papers
260 Items
Approximately pages Approximately 260 pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Story of the Human Race. Notes for Lecture. 1916. (Sketches Nos. I and IX Missing) 2. Bearing of Archeological Evidence on the Place of Origin and on the Question of the Unity or Plurality of the American Race. 1912. 3. Art in Stone. Lithic Art in History. 4. Stone Age Among Eastern and Northern Tribes. 5. The Place of Archeology in Human History. 1915. 6. American Archeology. Prepared for the International Cyclopedia. 1913. 7. Dr. Holmesʹ Letter to Colonel Sherrill, April 29, 1925 concerning erection of bronze copy of the Piney Branch Quarry group. One illustration. 8. The Great Lesson of the Quarry Shops. 9. The End of Paleolithic Man in America, 1889-1894.
Scope and Contents
10. America and the Far East. 11. Paper on trans-oceanic contacts. (First six pages of this article missing.) 12. The American Man and his Culture. 13. Handbook of Aboriginal American Antiquities. Preface and table of Contents. (Volume left unfinished with Mr. Judd, Bulletin 60, pt. 2)
Scope and Contents
14. Report to Dr. Langley suggesting archeological explorations. 1904. 15. The Story of our Local Aborigines, Historic and Prehistoric. (Lecture for museum course, 1918-19.) 16. Sites of Aboriginal Occupation. (Local) 17. On the Race History and Facial Characteristics of the Aboriginal Americans. (Taken from Art and Archeology, and incomplete.) 18. An Adventure with the Indians. 1875. 19. Letter of W. H. Jackson to W. H. Holmes, Fort Defiance, Arizona Territory, April 27, 1877. Re issue of cattle to the Navajo Indians and other matters. -- Miscellaneous scraps.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4695

Local Note
Local Note
Photographs filed separately; see separate catalog entry under Photos, 4695 (part).

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4695, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
This material was left with Neil M. Judd, U.S. National Museum, Oct. 1934 by Mrs. Mary Holmes. Transferred from Division of Archeology, U.S. National Museum, Dec. 1964.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Archeology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Art Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Archeology -- quarries Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Early man in America Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
District of Columbia -- Piney Branch Quarry -- Archeology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Navajo Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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