MS 4826 Materials on the Chorti Language and 387 photographs

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4826
Creators:
Wisdom, Charles
Dates:
1931-33 and 1950
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
1,133 Items
ca. 1133 pages
6 Boxes
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Consists of original handwritten field notes of 1931-33 arranged in sequence, with typed Contents, Introduction and other editorial information added, 1950. Number 28 of "Microfilm Collection of Manuscripts on Middle American Cultural Anthropology, University of Chicago Library." Also 387 photographs, uncaptioned except for the first ten. Includes photograph of Charles Wisdom (on right) in photo #219 in Box 9, folder 4 and a photograph of Wisdom's wife, Ruth Hatfield, in photo #325 in folder 6. (Identifications provided by John Fought, December 2, 2005.)

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Microfilm positive on file.
Author

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4826

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 4826, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Deposited November 7, 1968 by Dr Sol Tax, Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago; photographs added by Tax March of 1969.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Field notes Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guatemala Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ch'orti' (Chorti) Maya Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/