Photographs of pictographs in cave to east of Mitla, Oaxaca, Mexico
MS 2417 Drawings of pictographs in New Mexico
3 small blue prints and one tracing 15 x 20 in. Also original drawings.
MS 3385 Photographic prints of Chaco ruins, New Mexico and print of pictograph (?) - human head carved on stone, full face outlined
MS 4340-b Letter to Matthew W. Stirling
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Encloses photographs of the outside of the Cueva de las Letras, Mitla, Oaxaca, where pictographs have been found.
Photographs of Indian cliff dwellings in the State of Sonora, Mexico and photographs of rock with petroglyphs at Yaqui River, Sonora, Mexico
Voetter, Thomas W.
Also a letter from Thomas W. Voetter, American Consul, American Consulate, Guaymas, Mexico, to the Secretary of State in the U. S. regarding the ruins. Guaymas, Mexico, June 1, 1932. Typescript carbon copy letter. 2 pages and brief notes by Stirling and Judd, June 11, 1932 and June 14, 1932. Autograph document signed.
MS 250 Miscellaneous correspondence and photographs regarding the purchase of the so-called Codex Nuttall, etc
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923
Contents: Various letters concerning the proposed purchase of the Codex Nuttall from Mrs. Zelia Nuttall through Mrs. Alice Fletcher. Another series of correspondence included concerns the financing of archaeological work in the area of the Pedregal outside of Mexico City by Mrs. Nuttall. The four photographs show a series of …
MS 3444 Letter from Dr Edgar L. Hewett
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Incloses certificate signed by Miss Kurtz, stating that the "Mexican Pictograph" which was being kept for her by the Smithsonian Institution, was to be given to Dr Hewitt in case of her death. Certificate dated December 22, 1911.
MS 1671 Miscellaneous group of photos showing pictographs mostly in western states
MS 3223 Color tracings of the Codex Colombino
The manuscript relates the history of events in the 11th century dealing with the Lords of Tututepec. It was used as proof of ownership in a land dispute, and apparently at this time various figures were erased from the manuscript. (See historical note attached to tracings).
Odd Halseth collection of negatives and photographs
4 Photographic prints (black and white)
The collection consists of negatives and photographs made by Halseth from 1920 to 1925 in Arizona and New Mexico.