MS 7027 Letter to George Peter Murdock replying to criticism of two early papers by Swanton
Murdock, George Peter, 1897-1985
Criticism appeared in "Correlations of matrilineal and patrilineal Institutions" and seems to have been based on the idea that Swanton held a "bilateral-patrilateral-matrilateral theory of social evolution."
Pacific Survey file
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Photographs copied by George Peter Murdock's Strategic Index of Latin America
Photographs assembled circa 1942-1948, probably as part of the Strategic Index of Latin America, and relating to people and scenery in Latin America. They depict transportation, irrigation, agriculture and industry (including rubber production), cities and villages, and archeological finds. The prints are arranged geographically into the following locations: Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil …