Query: Excavations (Archaeology) -- Tennessee
William S. Webb photographs of excavations in Norris basin
Creators:
Webb, William S. (William Snyder), 1882-1964
Dates:
1934
Size:
6 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting temple and mound excavations in Norris basin, Tennessee.

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Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Dates:
1890-1998
Size:
400 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These records document the governance and programmatic activities of the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation (MAI) from its inception in 1904 until its sublimation by the Smithsonian Institution in 1990. The types of materials present in this collection include personal and institutional correspondence, individual subject files, minutes and annual reports, financial ledgers, legal records, expedition field notes, research notes, catalog and object lists, publications, clippings, flyers, maps, photographs, negatives and audio-visual materials. These materials span a varied range of subjects relating to the activities of the museum which are more fully described on the series level.

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MS 3080 Report covering the excavation of burial cists, Elizabethton, Tennessee
Creators:
Woodman, Henry
Dates:
1927
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3080
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Jesse Walter Fewkes photograph collection relating to archaeological subjects
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1890-1928
Size:
9 Prints (cromolithograph)
40 Prints (circa, halftone)
77 Prints (circa, albumen)
84 Drawings (circa 84 drawings (some mechanically produced))
1,655 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
71 Copy negatives
43 Copy prints
363 Negatives (circa, nitrate)
7 Paintings
1 Print (cyanotype)
1 Print (photogravure)
1 Postcard (collotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4321
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and drawings mostly relating to archeological subjects, collected and arranged by Jesse Walter Fewkes for his reference. Subjects include burial mounds, excavations, drawn maps, as well as urns, implements, idols, pottery, and other artifacts found in excavations, and Hopi, Zuni, and Piegan ceremonies and dances. Many of the photographs …

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MS 4844 W.P.A. Archaeological reports
Creators:
United States. Work Projects Administration
Dates:
1934-42
Size:
31 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4844
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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.

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Alabama Museum films
Creators:
National Research Council (U.S.)
United States. National Park Service
Dates:
1935-1945 and 1960
Size:
4 Film reels (16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Four films documenting various excavations in the southeastern U. S.: Temples and Peace [Mound State Monument Museum Construction, c. 1939]; Shell Mounds in the Tennessee Valley [DeJarnette Excavation, c. 1960]. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time …

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Division of Archaeology Miscellaneous Photographs
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Department of Anthropology Division of Archeology
Jochelson, Waldemar I.
Bernheimer, Charles L.
Colburn, Burnham S.
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Dates:
1870s-1930s
Size:
1,600 Items
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.40
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material consists mostly of photographic prints. A few negatives, photomechanical prints, tintypes, drawings, newspaper clippings, notes, and letters are also included. Much of the material is annotated. In part, the file was assembled for or relates to many accessions and cataloging units of the division. The material was received …

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River Basin Survey films
Creators:
Roberts, Frank H. H. (Frank Harold Hanna), 1897-1966
River Basin Surveys
Dates:
circa 1931-1941
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.13A
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage duplicates [Frank Roberts' Footage of Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico, c. 1932] refer to 86.12.4 RF, [Frank Roberts' Footage of Allantown, Arizona, 1930-1933] refer to 86.12.3 1-2 RF, [Frank Roberts' Footage of Shiloh National Military Park, Tennesee, c. 1933-1934] refer to 86.12.2 RF, and [Frank Roberts' Footage of Zuni, New Mexico, c. 1931] refer to 86.12.5 RF. Also contains …

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African-American site report collection
Dates:
1972-1994
Size:
11 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0303
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This is a collection of reports of archaeological excavations of African- American Sites from the 1970s through the 1990s. Some of the states represented are Arkansas, Delaware, Massachusetts, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture …

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Frank H. H. Roberts Jr. photographs in MS 4851
Creators:
Roberts, Frank H. H. (Frank Harold Hanna), 1897-1966
Dates:
1921-1941
Size:
ca 3100 Photographs (Prints: 8 boxes; Nitrate negatives: 15 boxes, 1 MS folder; Acetate negatives: 8 boxes; Glass negatives: 2 boxes plus sink-mats; Lantern slides: 4 trays)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4851
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This material forms the photographic component of MS 4851, the Frank H.H. Roberts, Jr. papers. The bulk of the photographs document Pueblo and Basketmaker period sites excavated by Roberts, particularly in Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico, and Paleo-Indian sites including Lindenmeier in Colorado and San Jon in New Mexico. In addition there are photographs of the Shiloh Mound site in Tennessee. Other sites studied by Roberts around the United States are represented to a smaller degree. There is also a small series that relates to sites outside the United States. The collection includes images of human remains.

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