Group portrait of delegates to the second general assembly of the Pan American Institute of Geography and History, 1935

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.66C
Dates:
1935
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 mounted print
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
A group portrait of men and women who attended the second General Assembly of the Pan American Institute of Geography and History. The portrait was made on the steps of the Pan-American Union building in Washington, DC, in October 1935.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Pan American Institute of Geography and History was founded by a resolution of the Sixth International Conference of American States at Havana in 1928. Based in Mexico City, it held its first general assembly in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1932. The United States joined the institute through a Congressional resolution in August 1935. The second general assembly was held October 14-19, 1935, in the Pan-American Union building in Washington, DC.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 66C

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 66C, Group portrait of delegates to the second general assembly of the Pan-American Institute of Geography and History, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
A duplicate print, which may have been collected by Neil M. Judd, was previously filed in Photo Lot 73-43. It has been relocated to Photo Lot 66C.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Pan American Institute of Geography and History Records, 1929-1967.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Sent to Dr. Matthew W. Stirling by the Pan American Union. A second print, possibly given to or collected by Neil Judd, was transferred from the Department of Anthropology in 1973.

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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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