Division of Old World Archeology photograph collection of ancient sculpture, architecture, and art, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-38
Creators:
United States National Museum, Department of Anthropology, Division of Old World Archeology
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
6 prints
silver gelatin and albumen
2 cyanotypes
1 print
halftone
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting classical art and architecture from Rome, Egypt and elsewhere. They include images of classical sculpture in Rome, an Egyptian papyrus, as well as additional sculpture, coins, and other items. There is also a postcard from A. C. Haddon that shows Smart & Copley's photograph of the Matopos in Zimbabwe. Some of the photographs are mounted, possibly for publication.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 79-38

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 79-38, Division of Old World Archeology photograph collection of ancient sculpture, architecture, and art, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Photographs from accessions 29586, 40922, 121411, 124072, and 161740, have been relocated to National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 158, Photo Lot 161, Photo Lot 76-78, Photo Lot 160, and Photo Lot 159, respectively.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Material found in Gus Van Beek's office can also be found in the National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 79-34.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
This collection was found in files in the office of Gus Van Beek, an anthropologist at the Smithsonian, and transferred to the National Anthropological Archives, 1979.

Keywords
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Zimbabwe Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, Egyptian Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Coins Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Greek Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Sculpture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Egyptians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Van Beek, Gus W. (Gus Willard), 1922- Personal Name 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/