Query: Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
MS 3444 Letter from Dr Edgar L. Hewett
Creators:
Kurtz, Alice W.
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Dates:
January 28, 1912
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3444
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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.

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in NAA.MS3444 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
MS 4786 Archaeological Map of Chaco Canon
Creators:
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Torbert, John B.
Dates:
1905
Size:
1 Sheet (7 x 18 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4786
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS4786 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
MS 4785 Report on Mesa Verde Ruin
Creators:
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Torbert, John B.
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Nordenskiöld, Gustaf, 1868-1895
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Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4785
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carbon copy of letter to William H. Holmes, Chief, Bureau of American Ethnology, dated Casas Grandes, New Mexico, June 12, 1906, transmitting archeological map of Mesa Verde, "previously prepared by me under your direction." 3 pages, and blueprint of map: "Preliminary Archaeological Map of Mesa Verde. Authorities, W. H. Holmes, G. Nordenskiold, Edgar …

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in NAA.MS4785 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Edgar L. Hewett photograph collection relating to Mitla
Creators:
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Dates:
circa 1910
Size:
16 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.172
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and copies of drawings documenting the structures at Mitla archeological site, including the Columns Group and palace building and associated sculptures. There is also a photograph of the Beau Relief at Palenque, published in the Field Columbian Museum's journal "Anthropology." Some of the copy photographs were probably made by …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.172 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Alice Klauber letters
Creators:
Klauber, Alice Ellen, 1871-1951
Dates:
1907-1946
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.klaualic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Alice Klauber from Walter Pach and Robert Henri about art activities; letters to Klauber and Edgar L. Hewett regarding the Panama-California Exposition of 1915-1916 in San Diego; and a few letters from William Zorach, Pierre Matisse and Wayman Adams regarding exhibits at the Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego …

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in AAA.klaualic for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Stuart M. Young photographs relating to Cummings expeditions to Arizona and Utah
Creators:
Young, Stuart M.
Dates:
1909
Size:
132 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R4758
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Stuart M. Young on the Byron Cummings expeditions to northern Arizona and southern Utah in 1909. They document Hopi houses, dances, and ceremonies; Navajo Indians near Bluff City, Utah; John Wetherill, Hoskinine Begay, and Ida Wetherill near Wetherill's home in Oljeto, Utah; scenery; and archeological sites. Images of …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.R4758 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Neil Merton Judd photographs relating to Cummings expeditions to Utah and Arizona
Creators:
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976
Dates:
1907-1909
Size:
46 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4757
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Neil Merton Judd documenting expeditions and sites in Utah and Arizona, including Augusta Bridge, Rainbow Bridge, Monument Valley, and Navajo Mountain. The photographs also include images of expedition parties from the University of Utah expedition to White Canyon in 1907 (including members Byron Cummings, Dr. E. L. Hewitt …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.4757 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Neil Merton Judd papers
Creators:
Palmer, Edward, 1829-1911
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942
La Gorce, John Oliver, 1880-1959
Martin, Charles
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Dates:
circa 1870- circa 1980
bulk 1907-1931
Size:
18 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1973-48
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers of Neil Merton Judd, archeologist and curator in the Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum, were deposited in the National Anthropological Archives at various times during the 1960's and 1970's. Much of Judd's own material was produced as part of his official duties and lie within the public domain. The collection occupies fourteen linear feet of shelf space.

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in NAA.1973-48 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
MS 4558 Alice Cunningham Fletcher and Francis La Flesche papers
Creators:
La Flesche, Francis, 1857-1932
Fletcher, Alice C. (Alice Cunningham), 1838-1923
Dates:
1873-1939
Size:
19 Linear feet (50 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4558
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These papers reflect the professional lives of Alice Cunningham Fletcher (1838-1923), an ethnologist with the Peabody Museum of Harvard and collaborator with the Bureau of American Ethnology, and Francis La Flesche (1856-1923), an anthropologist with the Bureau of American Ethnology. Due to the close professional and personal relationship of Fletcher and La Flesche, their papers have been arranged jointly. The papers cover the period from 1874 to 1939. Included in the collection is correspondence, personal diaries, lectures, field notes and other ethnographic papers, drafts, musical transcriptions, publications by various authors, maps and photographs.

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in NAA.MS4558 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
John Peabody Harrington papers
Creators:
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961
Dates:
1907-1959 (some earlier)
Size:
683 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1976-95
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Harrington was a Bureau of American Ethnology ethnologist involved in the study of over one hundred American tribes. His speciality was linguistics. Most of the material concerns California, southwestern, northwestern tribes and includes ethnological, archeological, historical notes; writings, correspondence, photographs, sound recordings, biological specimens, and other types of documents. Also of concern are general linguistics, sign language, writing systems, writing machines, and sound recordings machines. There is also some material on New World Spanish, Old World languages. In addition, there are many manuscripts of writings that Harrington sketched, partially completed, or even completed but never published. The latter group includes not only writings about anthropological subjects but also histories, ranging from a biography of Geronimo to material on the history of the typewriter. The collection incorporates material of Richard Lynch Garner, Matilda Coxe Stevenson, and others. In his field work, Harrington seems sometimes to have worked within fairly firm formats, this especially being true when he was "rehearing" material, that is in using an informant to verify and correct the work of other researchers. Often, however, the interviews with informants (and this seems to have been the case even with some "rehearings") seem to have been rather free form, for there is a considerable intertwining of subjects. Nevertheless, certain themes frequently appear in his work, including annotated vocabularies concerning flora and fauna and their use, topography, history and biography, kinship, cosmology (including tribal astronomy), religion and philosophy, names and observations concerning neighboring tribes, sex and age division, material culture, legends, and songs. The fullness of such materials seems to have been limited only by the time Harrington had to spend with a goup and the knowledge of his informants.

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in NAA.1976-95 for Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
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