Query: Maya (archaeological culture)
S. K. Lothrop negatives, photographs and lantern slides
Creators:
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1915-1928
Size:
1,188 Acetate negatives
3 Photographic prints
18 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.010
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The S.K. Lothrop collection primarily contains negatives, photographic prints, and lantern slides made by Lothrop while employed by the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Lothrop traveled on behalf of the Museum to New Mexico, Argentina, Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Peru. The four New Mexico negatives in this …

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MS 7462 Adela C. Breton drawings of frescoes at Chichen Itza
Creators:
Breton, Adela, 1849-1923
Dates:
1902-1917
Size:
5 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7462
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of five (5) drawings of frescoes at Chichen Itza made by Adela C. Breton. Three frescoes are represented; two of the drawings are duplicates. The collection also contains a reprint of a conference paper by Breton. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and …

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Gregory Mason negatives
Creators:
Mason, Gregory, b. 1889
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1916-1931
Size:
86 Acetate negatives (black and white, 4 x 6 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.029
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 86 black-and-white negatives taken by Gregory Mason from 1916-1931. The images depict scenes of Belize, Guatemala, Colombia and Mexico, including Mexico City, Cozumel, Chichén Itzá and other sites in Quintana Roo.

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Victor Wolfgang von Hagen collection of photographs and negatives
Creators:
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang, 1908-1985
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1936-1938
Size:
285 Photographic prints (albumen)
122 Negatives (photographic) (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.019
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Includes images of the indigenous people of Ecuador, primarily the Tsatchela (Tsachila, Colorado) of Pichincha province and the Shuar-Achuar of Oriente province. Also includes 51 images of the indigenous people of Honduras, primarily the Xicaque and Maya.

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Richard Ceough papers
Creators:
Ceough, Richard
Dates:
1943-1947
Size:
5 Volumes
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.067
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Richard Ceough papers include five typed and bound reports written by Ceough on his archaeological work in Chiapas, Mexico over four summer seasons from 1943-1946.

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MS 2399 Character of Aztec and Maya Inscriptions
Creators:
Seler, Eduard, 1849-1922
Dates:
undated
Size:
44 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2399
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

English translation of "Caratère des Inscriptions Aztèques et Mayas" published in Revue d'ethnographie. v.8 (1889).

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MS 48 Collectanea upon the Codex Troano, terms of the Maya and other Central American languages
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
1879
Size:
146 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS48
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A collection of ethnographic and linguistic notes from diverse sources, aiming at an understanding of problems of reading Mayan hieroglyphic characters. Most of the notes cover Mayan vocabulary and glyphs, but Gatschet ranges almost at random over other data, ethnographic and linguistic, that may have caught his interest. He touches …

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MS 1047 Comparative vocabulary of the Mexican or Nahuatl and Maya of Yucatan
Creators:
Berendt, C. Hermann (Carl Hermann), 1817-1878
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1047
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: (a)- Maya and Nahuatl comparative vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution schedule of 1863, 20 pages, with 2 pages of letters and corrections of the lists. (b)- A second copy of Maya and Nahuatl comparative vocabulary, 20 pages only. November 8, 1864. (c)- Copy of the Maya vocabulary by George Gibbs, 6 pages. (d)- A copy-not exact-of the …

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Frederick Starr collection of William L. Koehne photographs of Indigenous peoples of Mexico
Creators:
Starr, Frederick, 1859-1933
Dates:
circa 1890-1902
Size:
60 Mounted prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.123
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Front and profile studio portraits of Indigenous peoples of Mexico, representing Aztec, Chinantec, Chocho, Chol, Chontal, Cuicatec, Huastec, Huave, Maya, Mazatec, Mixe, Mixtec, Otomi, Tarascan, Tepehua, Tlaxcalan, Totonac, Trique, Tzental, Tzotzil, Zapotec, Zapotec Tehuartepec, and Zoque tribes. The photographs were made by William L. Koehne of Chicago for publication in …

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Bernard J. Edley prints and negatives
Creators:
Edley, Bernard J., 1925-1994
Dates:
1948-1949
Size:
78 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
35 Photographic prints (gelatin silver, 2 x 3 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.026
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 78 black-and-white negatives and 35 gelatin silver prints taken by Bernard J. Edley in 1948-1949. The images depict scenes of everyday life among the Santa Cruz Indians of Quintana Roo State and the Tzotzil Indians of Chamula, Chiapas State. Also present are views of archaeological sites at Monte Alban and Mitla in Oaxaca State.

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