Query: Physical anthropology -- History
Frank Spencer Papers
Creators:
Spencer, Frank, 1941-1999
Langham, Ian, 1942-1984
Dates:
1836-1999
bulk 1970-1999
Size:
40 Linear feet (94 boxes, 1 oversized box)
Collection ID:
NAA.2002-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Frank Spencer was a historian of biological anthropology who began his career as a medical laboratory technician. His papers include correspondence, manuscripts, notes, research files, teaching materials, photographs, and audiotapes. Spencer's research on the Piltdown hoax as well as the Piltdown research of Ian Langham, whose work Spencer continued after his death in 1984, and Spencer's research on the life and career of Aleš Hrdlička for his dissertation are both represented in the collection.

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in NAA.2002-21 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 7102 Record of physical anthropological measurements of Henry B. Collins
Creators:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Connolly, Cornelius J. (Cornelius Joseph), 1883-1954
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
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Dates:
Summer, 1924
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7102
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

On USNM form. Face mask of Collins made at same time now in division of physical anthropology.

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in NAA.MS7102 for Physical anthropology -- History
Division of Physical Anthropology photographs of Albert Attocknie and other Native Americans
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Physical Anthropology
Dates:
circa 1920-1929
Size:
12 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-7
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mostly portraits of Albert Attocknie (Lone Tipi) and William H. Egberts made by De Lancey Gill and collected by Alice Cunningham Fletcher. The collection also includes a photograph depicting Smithsonian employee Paul C. Natta measuring Native Americans, a portrait of Charlie Saplish (Doctor or Chief Whirlwind), and another photograph of …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.81-7 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 1985 Quileute-Hoh lndians. Measurements and Physical Diagnosis.
Creators:
Reagan, Albert B., 1871-1936
Dates:
undated
Size:
83 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1985
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes diagnoses.

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in NAA.MS1985 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 1785 Ojibwe and Ottawa ethnology, linguistics and physical anthropology
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
72 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1785
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1785 for Physical anthropology -- History
Photograph of Smithsonian Institution physical anthropologists
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
circa 1977
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-45
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting Lucile Eleanor St. Hoyme, Angela Margola, John Lawrence Angel, and Donald John Ortner in the physical anthropology lab. The photograph is mounted on a Christmas greeting card from the "Division of Physical Anthropology."

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in NAA.PhotoLot.77-45 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 2666 Fox text and notes on physical anthropology
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2666
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS2666 for Physical anthropology -- History
Division of Physical Anthropology collection of photographs of physical anthropologists
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Division of Physical Anthropology
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Print (engraving)
2 Prints (chalk manner lithograph)
3 Prints (etching)
23 Photomechanical prints (halftone, photogravure, and collotype)
152 Photographic prints (silver gelatin and albumen)
8 Copy prints
6 Copy negatives
1 Print (offset lithography)
1 Print (probably chromolithograph)
11 Negatives (acetate)
3 Drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4822
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to physical anthropologists from the 19th and 20th centuries in Europe and the United States. Many of the photographs depict Smithsonian staff, particularly Ales Hrdlicka and T. Dale Stewart, as well as people and artifacts relating to physical anthropology throughout history. Some of the portraits are signed and the collection …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.4822 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 2993 Measurements of skulls
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2993
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Standard deviations of vault of skull given.

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in NAA.MS2993 for Physical anthropology -- History
MS 3352 Notes on Northern Arapaho ethnology, physical anthropology, and linguistics
Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
undated
Size:
37 Pages
1 Item (card )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3352
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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