United States Bureau of Reclamation photographs of Hohokam sites, circa 1968-1975

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-60
Creators:
United States. Bureau of Reclamation
Dates:
circa 1968-1975
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
4 copy prints
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs documenting Hohokam canals, excavations of Hohokam houses, and the surrounding desert. A photograph dated 1968 is by E.E. Hertzog.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Hohokam were an ancient peoples living in the Salt River Valley, possibly as early as 300 B.C. They were farmers who built an irrigation system of canals over 100 miles long, which forms the basis of the modern Salt River Project irrigation system.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 77-60

Reproduction Note
Reproduction Note
Copy prints made by United States Bureau of Reclamation, circa 1975.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 77-60, Department of the Interior Bureau of Reclamation photographs of Hohokam Canals, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of Hohokam canals can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 3.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs by the Bureau of Reclamation can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 32.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The libraries at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas hold additional photographs made by E.E. Hertzog for the Bureau of Reclamation.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Michael L. Robinson, Bureau of Reclamation, in exchange for NAA photographs, 1977.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Hohokam culture Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hohokam Pima National Monument (Ariz.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Excavations (Archaeology) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Irrigation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hertzog, E.E. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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