Query: American Antiquity
MS 2604 Correspondence, reports and printed documents relating to legislation for the preservation of American antiquities
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1897-1915
Size:
3 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2604
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes copies of bills introduced to Congress for perservation of antiquities and the establishment of national parks. (A shelf list and a detailed inventory are on file; copy filed in box 1.) All the post-1906 material is in Box 3; Box 3 contains material collected by W. H. Holmes and transferred to this …

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John Kenneth Byard papers
Creators:
Byard, John Kenneth, 1886-1959
Dates:
1908-1960
Size:
1,150 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.byarjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating mainly to Byard's business as a dealer in American antique furniture. Included are correspondence, 1950-1960, with Henry N. Flynt, Robert B. Hanan, A. M. Adler (Hirschl & Adler), Ellerton M. Jette, Cornelius C. Moore, Dr. J. Reed McClure, Otto M. Wasserman, Electra Webb (Shelburne Museum), and others; a scrapbook, 1908; notes …

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Edwin P. Upham photograph collection relating to Latin American antiquities
Creators:
Upham, E. P. (Edwin Porter), 1845-1918
Dates:
circa 1900-1910
Size:
14 Prints (collotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-43C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeological artifacts, particularly reliefs and sculptures in stone, from Mexico, Peru, and Central America.

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MS 4171 Letter to Dr. Swanton, regarding Yuchi sites, and enclosing carbon copy of Report sent to American Antiquity
Creators:
Lewis, Thomas M. N. (Thomas McDowell Nelson), 1896-
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Dates:
March 5, 1941
Size:
8 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4171
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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MS 3251 Miscellaneous material used in Bulletin 28, Mexican and Central American Antiquities, Calendar Systems and History
Creators:
Bowditch, Charles P. (Charles Pickering), 1842-1921
Dates:
1904
Size:
198 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3251
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes introductory paper by Bowditch. Typescript document. 2 pages. April 1, 1904. Contents: Letter of introduction. List of plates for Seler articles. List of illustrations. Index for Seler articles. List of figures. Table of contents. Index and Glossary for Bulletin. Introduction explains the fact that the papers contained in Bulletin 28 were originally published …

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William Henry Holmes collection of photographs of stone implements
Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
early 20th century
Size:
62 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-43E
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of stone implements collected by William Henry Holmes, probably in association with his "Handbook of Aboriginal American Antiquities" for the Bureau of American Ethnology.

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John Gaines account book
Creators:
Gaines, John, 1677-1750
Dates:
1712-1759
Size:
1 Volume ((100 p.).)
Collection ID:
AAA.gainjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Account book kept by Gaines, its entries listed as customer work done, or items sold, the date and price.

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MS 4223 Correspondence from William B. Marye, Baltimore
Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Marye, William Bose, 1886-1979
Dates:
April 17 and 27, 1936 and March 28, 1943
Size:
7 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4223
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Deals with customs and habits of Indians of the Eastern shores; i.e., Algonquians, southern.

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MS 4040 Extracts from texts by A.H. Sayce, Max Müller, and S. D. Peet
Creators:
Sayce, A. H. (Archibald Henry), 1845-1933
Müller, F. Max (Friedrich Max), 1823-1900
Peet, Stephen D. (Stephen Denison), 1831-1914
Dates:
undated
Size:
23 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4040
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also S. D. Peet on Idols and Images, in American Antiquity, 1892. 2 pages.

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MS 4591 Letter to M.W. Stirling
Creators:
Balser S., Carlos
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Dates:
May 10, 1956
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4591
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Addressed to M. W. Stirling, concerning tripod metates of Costa Rica, inclosing newsclipping and reprint from American Antiquity, with added ink sketch.

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