Ward F. Weakly photograph collection of pottery making in Sinoloa, Mexico, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-47
Creators:
Weakly, Ward F. (Ward Fredrick), 1938-1985
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
14 mounted prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting Sinaloa scenery, women in various stages of pottery making, and examples of finished pots. Photographs were mounted as part of a University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology photographic exhibition of fieldwork, which was financed by a University of Tulsa Faculty Research Grant. The collection includes an exhibit pamphlet written by Weakly and James S. Griffith.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Ward F. Weakly (1938-1985) was an archeologist and anthropologist in the Plains and Southwest. He earned his BA (1960) and MA (1961) in anthropology from the University of Nebraska and a PhD (1968) in anthropology from the University of Arizona. He was an Assistant Professor of Sociology and Anthropology at the University of Tulsa from 1967 to 1971. He became the first Preservation Officer of the Bureau of Reclamation in 1974.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 86-47

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 86-47, Ward F. Weakly photograph collection of pottery making in Sinoloa, Mexico, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds Ward Weakly's papers.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
The collection was found in Ward Weakly's office at the Bureau of Reclamation. It was donated by Ann M. Johnson, 1986.

Keywords
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Mexicans Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sinaloa (Mexico : State) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Pottery craft Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Griffith, James S. 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/