MS 7315 Material relating to the Beatty Latin American Expedition, 1931-1932

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7315
Creators:
Beatty, Donald Croom, 1900-1980
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
88 Pages
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes diary entries, letters, word lists, and notes. Although the material was sent to the archives as "field notes on the Jivaro collection of Donald C. Beatty, 1931, accession 341,779, catalog 420,836-421,072," it actually includes historical data and data on nonmaterial aspects of Jivaro life. Regarding the Indians, it has information on customs ranging from childbirth to sex differences. There is also a description of Iquitos as well as miscellaneous other material.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7315

Local Note
Local Note
Xerox copies of typescripts

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7315, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Conditions Governing Use
Use of document is limited to examination. Cannot be reproduced.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Iquitos (Ecuador) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jivaro 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/