MS 1166 Correspondence and drawings of pictographs from Somerset County, Maine
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
MS 7026 Letters exchanged with Margaret Blaker, Archivist, Smithsonian Office of Anthropology Archives
Blaker, Margaret Contant
Relates to archeological work in Maine by Powell and Frank Cushing. Also concerns reports in William Culp Darrah's Powell in the Colorado and an anecdote regarding Powell's relations with local workmen.
MS 7096 A Preliminary Cultural Resources Reconnaissance of the Proposed Verona Lake Site Number 2
Custer, Jay F., 1955-
Submitted to the Department of the Army, Baltimore District, Corp of Engineers. Field work, May-June 1977.
MS 2604 Correspondence, reports and printed documents relating to legislation for the preservation of American antiquities
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
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 …
MS 4745 Letters received by William Henry Holmes, and other papers and notes about correspondents
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Fowke, Gerard, 1855-1933
Zimmerman, Mark E.
Contents: (1) Letter from Francis Densmore to W. H. Holmes describing a Hidatsa "bannerstone," June 6, 1916. (2) Letters received from and copies of letters sent to Gerard Fowke, mainly relative to cave explorations, 1890-91, 1893, 1903-1904. Also reports of "Shell Mounds on Tennessee River & Tributaries," 5 pages, and hematite Indian mine, Leslie Missouri, 6 pages. (3) Letters received by …
MS 2427-a Annual report on field work for the year ending June 30, 1883
Describes work with the Seneca at Tonawanda Reservation, New York, with the Zuni and Oraibi pueblos, and the discovery of two ruins near Kinikel and "Houcks Tank," New Mexico. Zuni, New Mexico October 9, 1883.
MS 1149 Copy of a letter to Professor Baird and Major Powell
Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
Pilling, James Constantine, 1846-1895
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Report on exploration of caves containing ceremonial paraphernalia, and request for assistance in further exploration and collecting. Refers to map and drawings which are not present with this copy. Map is in "Bureau of American Ethnology Correspondence-Letters Received 1/25/81" KTB, 1/30/85. [copy negative #83-112]. Added cover page carries title, "The Zunis." Pencil notation …
MS 4844 W.P.A. Archaeological reports
Reports on archaelogical excavations by the W.P.A. in the states of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Wyoming.
MS 2595 Card catalogue (ca. 1700) of sites to accompany archaeological maps of the United States
States represented: Arizona (over half of cards), Utah, District of Columbia, Virginia, Maryland.
MS 4845 Questionnaires entitled "Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Archaeological Survey 1934"
Each form includes person or organization, who submitted data; site name, location, ownership, protection needed, are nature of site, surface indications, reason for recommending preservation, and remarks.