Box 1: Original field notes. 17 notebooks and ca. 500-600 5 x 8 in. cards. Box 2: Notes, correspondence, drawings, etc. in manila folders, unarranged. (Continued in Box 3) Box 3: Ditto; and photographic prints and negatives. Item 4: Archeological sections and plats. 1936-38. 1 roll. (filed with maps).
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.
Part I - Round Mountain Sector- Bishop Seligman Road-48 pages include 4 sketches, 29 photographs. Part II - The Schucking Ranch-Mount Floyd Sector 6 pages 1 b/p, 6 photographs. Part III - Mount Floyd Ridge-Ruins, East Side, -9 pages, 5 photos. Part IV - Schucking-Crookton Road, Mount Floyd Sector, -27 pages 4 b/p, 18 photographs.
The majority of the collection was compiled by Mrs. W. Sumpter Smith and consists of newspaper clippings and photos. The clippings come primarily from newspapers in and about the Birmingham, AL region and deal with general aviation news from the time period 1918-1935. There are clippings dealing with Sumpter and his activities throughout the collec...
The papers of New York art historian Francis O'Connor measure 23.4 linear feet and date from 1920-2009. Found within the papers are artist and exhibition files, questionnaires, transcripts, writings, project files, and printed material that pertain to O'Connor's research and publications on the New Deal and the Federal Arts Project of the Works Progress Administration.
Photographs documenting excavations in Chatham County, Georgia. There are images of scenery, dig sites, WPA workers, and pottery sherds and skeletons found during excavations at the Irene site, Bilbo site (CH 4), Walthour site (CH 11), Deptford (CH4), CH2 and CH8.