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Creators:
Bishop, Carl Whiting, 1881-1942
Dates:
1923-1934
Size:
20 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

An associate curator and associate in archaeology at the Freer Gallery of Art from 1922 to 1942, the collection of Carl Whiting Bishop (1881-1942) document his Gallery-sponsored travels to China from 1923 to 1934 and include an unpublished manuscript describing his archaeological research in China; line drawings; rubbings; maps; note cards; and nearly 4,000 glass and film negatives with corresponding original silver prints. These document his expeditions in northern and central China, illustrating archaeological sites in Henan, Shanxi, and Hebei provinces. Specific digs include the large neolithic site at Wanquan, Shanxi, and sixth century C.E. tombs near Fenyin. Additional images show Chinese cityscapes, daily life and customs, topography, temples, pagodas, caves, and sculpture.

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Saville, Marshall H. (Marshall Howard), 1867-1935
Saville, Foster H. (Foster Harmon), 1874-1942
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Dates:
1907-108
Size:
398 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.041
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographic negatives made by George Pepper, Marshall Saville and Foster Saville during the second and third Ecuador expeditions in 1907 and 1908. The expeditions were sponsored by George Gustav Heye and included archaeological work in the Manabi and Esmereldas provinces in Ecuador.

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Creators:
Richardson, James B. (James Bushnell), 1936-
Dates:
1957
Size:
18 letters and postcards
252 Color slides
3 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2013-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to archeological excavations at sites on the Lower Brule Sioux Reservation, including Warren Caldwell's work at the Black Partizan site and Hubert Smith's work at another historic site. The collection includes images of the excavations and their surroundings; artifacts and remains in situ and after excavation; a rodeo in Pierr...

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Creators:
Watkins, C. Malcolm
Dates:
1935-1979 and undated
Size:
3.6 linear meters.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7322
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1905-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes on related blueprint reads, "Pasargadae.Takht, S-side."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.2: Photo File 2 (2Vols.). 'Pre-Achaemenian.' Subseries 4.2.1: vol. 1, No. 60 (Negative Number: 1531). Pasargadae, Takht-i Sulaiman. S side. IAE, p1.XL, top."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1905-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes on related blueprint reads, "Pasargadae, Tomb of Cyrus and gorge (tow. SW)."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.2: Photo File 2 (2Vols.). 'Pre-Achaemenian.' Subseries 4.2.1: vol. 1, No. 75 (Negative Number: 448). Pasargadae. Tomb of Cyrus and gorge. IAE, p1.XLI, bottom."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 18 cm. x 13 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

- Finds Journal from the Excavation of Pasargadae in 1928, (N-92), in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: [Pasargadae Find Object Number 29].

- Sketchbook in Ernst Herzfeld Papers: SK-10, p.12.

- Handwritten notes on related blueprint reads, "Pasargadae, P: eye of sculpture of Cyrus EH."

- Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.2: Photo File 2 (2Vols.). 'Pre-Achaemenian.' Subseries 4.2.2: vol. 2, No. 149 (Negative Number: 1117). Pasargadae, building P. Eye of Cyrus. IAE, p1.LXXII, center."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1905-1928
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes on related blueprint reads, "Pasargadae, half of a base of column, from colonnade of tomb of Cyrus, remained at Persepolis."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.2: Photo File 2 (2Vols.). 'Pre-Achaemenian.' Subseries 4.2.2: vol. 2, No. 160 (Negative Number: 1160). Pasargadae. Section of column base IAE, p1.XXXIX, bottom."

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Creators:
Herzfeld, Ernst, 1879-1948
Dates:
1925-1929
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative (b&w, 13 cm. x 18 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Handwritten notes on related blueprint reads, "Kūh i Khwādja, South, (from East)."

Additional information from Finding Aid reads, "Subseries 4.7: Photo File 7 (2 vols.) "Sasanian Architecture," Subseries 4.7.1: Vol.1, Image No. 178 (Negative Number: 2054). Kūh-i Khwāja. S end of island. IAE, p1.XCVI, top."