Query: Mayan languages
Photographs and correspondence relating to Mayan and Mixtec codices
Dates:
circa 1956
Size:
1 Negative (glass)
7 Negatives (nitrate and acetate)
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
1 Item (1 paper (questionable Mayan codex on book lining))
3 Letters
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.126
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and papers relating to alleged Mayan codices. The correspondence between Matthew Williams Stirling and Eric Thompson discusses the authenticity of a possible codex, also in the collection, which was found on a book in Oaxaca by a missionary. Additional photographs in the collection document another possible codex, which was …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.126 for Mayan languages
MS 2337 Report on the relationship between the Mayan and Malay dialects
Creators:
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2337
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Annotated by J. N. B. Hewitt- See Number 1057.

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in NAA.MS2337 for Mayan languages
MS 3069 Translations into the Mayan dialect of Guatemalan Decrees No. 471 and No. 474
Creators:
Berges, Clodoveo
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3069
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS3069 for Mayan languages
MS 7228 Two new concepts in Mayan calendrical studies
Creators:
Rauh, James Hulse
Dates:
1971
Size:
84 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7228
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7228 for Mayan languages
Harold Loomis photographs of Mayan sites and artifacts
Creators:
Loomis, H. F. (Harold Frederick), 1896-
Dates:
1922
Size:
3 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Tikal Mayan sites, jade necklace and knife.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.73-1 for Mayan languages
Cyrus Thomas photograph collection relating to Mayan and Aztec carvings
Creators:
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Dates:
circa 1880-1910
Size:
35 Mounted prints (albumen and silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.169
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The bulk of the photographs document Mayan reliefs and hieroglyphics at ancient sites, including Chichen Itza, Palenque, and Yaxchilan. Additional photographs depict items in the Museo Nacional de Antropologia in Mexico, including a necklace, the Stone of Tizoc, and a stone altar disk to Tlaltecuhtli. The collection includes photographs made …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.169 for Mayan languages
Morris Steggerda photographs of Mayan peoples
Creators:
Steggerda, Morris, 1900-1950
Dates:
1931
Size:
70 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.3319
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Anthropometric portraits of Maya people in the vicinity of Chichen Itza, probably made for Steggerda's Carnegie Institution publication 434, "Anthropometry of Adult Maya Indians: A Study of Their Physical and Physiological Characteristics," 1932.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.3319 for Mayan languages
Cynthia MacAdams photograph of the Caracol at Chichen Itza
Creators:
MacAdams, Cynthia, 1939-
Dates:
1988
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of the Caracol (the Observatory) at Chichen Itza Mayan site. The photograph is a limited edition print, made on November 29, 1988.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.89-38 for Mayan languages
MS 7357 Material relating to dermatoglyphics of Mayan groups
Creators:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
Cummins, Harold, 1893-1976
Dates:
ca. 1947-1949
Size:
5 Items (ca. 5 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7357
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes finger prints and palm prints identified by person and group; tabular documents prepared in analyzing the prints; and correspondence with Harold Cummins. The material is for Kanjobal speakers (Soloma), Quiche speakers (mostly Santa Clara la Laguna), Mam, and Cakchiquel (Patzun).

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in NAA.MS7357 for Mayan languages
Guy W. Leadbetter films
Creators:
Leadbetter, Guy W., Sr.
Dates:
circa 1937
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 1,400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

16mm amateur film taken by Dr. Guy W. Leadbetter, Sr. in Mexico (Mayan ruins), Hopi and Penobscot dances and Mexico City. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its …

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