Preliminary guide to the Armand J. Eardley scrapbook relating to 1935 archaeological survey of the lower Yukon Valley, Alaska

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2019-28
Creators:
Eardley, A. J. (Armand John), 1901-1972
Dates:
1935
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.5 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Scrapbook containing photographs, diary pages, and ephemera relating to 1935 expedition to the Lower Yukon Valley in Alaska.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Armand J. Eardley (1901-1972) was a geologist and professor at the University of Michigan and University of Utah. In 1935 he accompanied archaeologist Frederica de Laguna on an archaeological expedition to the Lower Yukon Valley in Alaska.
The expedition was sponsored by the University of Pennsylvania, and included Armand Eardley, Frederica de Laguna, Kenneth Gorton, and Norman Reynolds. The aim of the expedition was to investigate the possibility of finding ancient human remains in the Yukon Valley.

Using the Collection
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The collection is open for research. Access to the collection requires an appointment.
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Preferred Citation
Armand J. Eardley scrapbook relating to 1935 archaeological survey of the lower Yukon Valley, Alaska, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Related Materials
The National Anthropological Archives hold the papers of Frederica de Laguna.

Custodial History
Custodial History
The scrapbook was given to the Department of Geology in the College of Mines and Earth Science at the University of Utah, who then donated it to the National Anthropological Archives in 2019.

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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