MS 4844 W.P.A. Archaeological reports
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.
MS 3159 The Archaeology of the Muskegon River Valley, a mound survey
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology Cooperative Ethnology Fund
MS 7297 Diary and notes concerning the archaeological collection of Eliza Golson
Includes an introduction by Theo Alice and Margaret Klisch, entries in the diary concerning archeological material, notes on caches, notes on types of artifacts, and a copy of a newspaper article about Golson. The original is privately owned.
MS 4845 Questionnaires entitled "Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Archaeological Survey 1934"
Each form includes person or organization, who submitted data; site name, location, ownership, protection needed, are nature of site, surface indications, reason for recommending preservation, and remarks.
Division of Archaeology Miscellaneous Photographs
Jochelson, Waldemar I.
Bernheimer, Charles L.
Colburn, Burnham S.
The material consists mostly of photographic prints. A few negatives, photomechanical prints, tintypes, drawings, newspaper clippings, notes, and letters are also included. Much of the material is annotated. In part, the file was assembled for or relates to many accessions and cataloging units of the division. The material was received …
MS 4611 Map of Hopewell Mounds in Section 3 and 4, Wyoming twp (Norton Group), Grand Rapids, Michigan
Hale G. Smith photographs of archeological excavations
128 Negatives (acetate)
133 Negatives (acetate, 35 mm)
34 Copy negatives
Photographs made by Hale G. Smith documenting archeological excavations in the United States, Cuba, Haiti, the Canal Zone, and Panama. Included are images of archeological excavations, filming equipment, Smith's friends and fellow archeologists, maps, skeletal remains and burials, carved pictoglyphs, pottery, projectile points, tools, shells, field camps, aerial views of …
MS 3391 Photograph of the Norton Mound Group [20-KT-1] near Grand Rapids, Michigan and photographs of artifacts taken from mounds in the vicinity of Grand Rapids (Grattan Mds., Norton Mds., and Converse Mds. [?])
Artifacts pictured include four reconstructed pots, two worked conch shells (dippers?), fragments of mica and two pieces of flat drilled stone (gorgets? atlatl weights?) described as "drilled tablets."
George Irving Quimby, Jr. Papers
The collection consists entirely of Quimby's correspondence. Correspondents include: Glenn A. Black, Douglas S. Byers, Henry B. Collins, Jr., Fay-Cooper Cole, Claude Desgoffe, Frederick H. Douglas, Gordon F. Ekholm, Charles H. Fairbanks, R. A. Gibson, Gutorm Gjessing, John M. Goggin, E. M. Greenman, Carl E. Guthe, A. Irving Hallowell, Robert …
Frank Livingstone papers
Frank B. Livingstone (1928-2005) was an anthropologist who conducted fieldwork in Liberia, studying the correlation between malaria and sickle cell anemia. This collection contains files relating to his research in Liberia on malaria and sickle cell anemia; correspondence; a photo of Livingstone; his 1950 application for temporary field work on the Missouri River Basin Survey; reprints and articles by others; a miscellany of materials pertaining to University of Michigan's Anthropology Department; and some conference materials.