Query: Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
MS 7052 Letter to William H. Holmes
Creators:
Morley, Sylvanus Griswold, 1883-1948
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
August 14, 1915
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7052
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letter informs him of the death of F. W. Putnam, with mailing label for Putnam Anniversary volume attached.

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in NAA.MS7052 for Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
MS 7011 A.S. Gatschet Scrapbook
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
Dates:
ca. 1885-96
Size:
138 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7011
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Copies of Science and other publications including a poem entitled "The Scientific Scrap, or the Battle of the Bone Hunter (after Bret Harte): "The Atakapa Language," Lake Charles (Louisiana) Echo, February 14, 1885, by Gatschet; form and instructions by F.W. Putnam and Franz Boas for collecting physical anthropological data for the …

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in NAA.MS7011 for Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
MS 2218 Pamunkey Notes
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Bradby, William Terrill, 1833- (Pamunkey)
Dates:
post 1899
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2218
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Pamunkey dance song; word for "dog"; names of chiefs, 1858-1899; note about murder; and list of "Terrill Bradby papers," 1893-1899, which mentions letters from F. W. Putnam, 1893, appointing Bradby Honorary Assistant in the Department of Ethnology, and letter from O. T. Mason, 1893, acknowledging receipt of Pamunkey artifacts in USNM. Written in …

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MS 7044 Scrapbook regarding excavation of McKees Rock Mounds and resulting controversy
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Division of Archeology
Dates:
August-September 1896
Size:
1 Volume (6 3/4 x 10 inches)
77 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7044
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes articles from several Pittsburgh newpapers that contain reports on work of F. W. Putnam, W. J. McGee, Thomas Wilson, and local archeologists.

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MS 4689 Matilda Coxe Stevenson Papers
Creators:
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915
Stevenson, James, 1840-1888
Anderson, Larz, 1866-1937
Avery, Rachel Foster
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Dates:
ca. 1870-1910
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4689
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Most of Stevenson's scientific notes are included as separate items in the series of numbered manuscript and the papers of John Peabody Harrington. This particular set of materials is made up of papers that passed into the hands of the executor of her estate. It consists of a miscellany of …

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in NAA.MS4689 for Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
United States Army Medical Museum photographs of skulls
Creators:
Army Medical Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
probably 1870s-1880s
Size:
100 Negatives (circa, glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-26C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of skulls in the United States Army Medical Museum collection, which appear to have been collected for physical anthropological purposes. Included are archeological remains and remains of Native American tribes and some other ethnic groups. Other than tribe or location, data for the specimens include Army Medical Museum specimen …

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Herbert William Krieger papers
Creators:
James, George Wharton
Jacobs, Melville
Cooper, John M. (John Montgomery), 1881-1949
Cook, W. A.
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Dates:
1925-1957
Size:
19 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0171
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers of this collection are those of Herbert William Krieger (b. 1889), archaeologist and curator of the Division of Ethnology for the former United States National Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. Included are correspondence, field notebooks, notes, administrative material, manuscripts of writings, printed matter, sketches, maps, photographs and other documents.

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in NAA.XXXX.0171 for Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
Department of Anthropology collection of photographs of anthropologists
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
circa 1864-1921
Size:
4 Copy prints
4 Engravings
2 Prints (woodburytype)
42 Prints (albumen, silver gelatin, and platinum)
18 Prints (halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.70
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of studio portraits and expedition photographs of anthropologists, administrators, scholars, and others. It includes some photographs of an Native American demonstrating sign language, possibly made during W J McGee's Seriland expedition. Photographers represented in the collection are Charles Milton Bell, A. E. Dumbie; De Lancey W. Gill …

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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 Putnam, F. W. (Frederic Ward), 1839-1915
Paul Wayland Bartlett papers
Creators:
Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925
Dates:
1887-1925
Size:
5 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bartpaulw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with family, artists, and others, 1887-1925; legal and financial documents, 1887-1925; printed materials, 1888-1925; sketches, drawings, and blueprints, undated 1916-1920; and certificates, 1915-1918.

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