MS 4976 Mississippi Choctaw anthropometric notes and calculations

Collection ID:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Physical Description:
86 Pages
1 Item
adding machine tapes 1 folder

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Contents: (f.1) List of 58 names of subjects of study with 13 different measurements cited for each. Autograph document. 1 page. (f.2) Table of anthropometric measurements on 58 individuals. Manuscript document. 7 pages. (f.3) Comparative indices of group of 18 Choctaw women and 40 men. Typescript document. 2 pages. (f.4) Standard deviation calculations on Choctaw. Autograph document. 78 pages, 5 index cards, 8 slips. Calculations are separated into three groups of papers: Males, females and both sexes. These calculations and results remain unpublished. (f.5) Adding machine tapes. (f.6) Henry B. Collins, Jr., "Anthropometric Observations on the Choctaw," AJPA, October-December., 1925 (reprint).

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 4976

Local Note
Local Note
Typescript autograph document

Other Title
Other Title
Anthropometric Observations on the Choctaw

Using the Collection
Manuscript 4976, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Other relationship
Other relationship
Collins, Henry Bascom, 1899-1987 Photographs of Mississippi Choctaw people 1925.

Custodial History
Custodial History
Deposited by Dr. Henry B. Collins, Archaeologist Emeritus, Smithsonian Institution, 7/1971.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Physical anthropology -- Choctaw Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Names, Personal -- Choctaw Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Choctaw Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746