Query: Kentucky -- Archeology
Photographs of Charles Alexandre Lesueur sketches relating to American Indians
Creators:
Lesueur, Charles Alexandre, 1778-1846
Dates:
circa 1816-1837
Size:
18 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R4534
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of sketches made by Charles Alexandre Lesueur in 1816-1837 documenting archeological sites in Indiana and Kentucky, Choctaw Indians of the Mississippi River in Tennessee and Louisiana, and Plains Indian artifacts, probably seen and sketched at St. Louis, Missouri.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.R4534 for Kentucky -- Archeology
MS 4516 Philip Drucker papers
Creators:
Drucker, Philip, 1911-1982
Dates:
1933-circa 1954
1933-circa 1954
Size:
17 Boxes
17 Boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4516
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The processed material in this collection concerns work before 1955. Included are field notebooks, printed material, drafts of manuscripts, notes, catographic material, drawings, photograhs, writings, historical documents, and copies of United States government documents. Incorporated are notes (often comments and suggestion regarding Drucker's work) by Alfred Louis Kroeber, photographs of Nootka by R. Maynard, copies of papers by William Beynon and Viola Garfield, a catalog of an Alaskan Collection of Edward G. Fast, a field notebook relating to the British Columbia coast archeology survey by Richard King Beardsley, notes on Alsea by John Albert, and miscellaneous papers of various authors concerning Micronesia. The latter includes material by Harry K. Uyeharan on Angaur clan organization, J.E. Tobin on the Bikini, and George E. Thompson on education in American Samoa.

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in NAA.MS4516 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Bill Haag and George Quimby Oral History videos
Creators:
Ramenofsky, Ann F. (Ann Felice), 1942-
Dates:
1989
Size:
6 Video recordings (7 hours, color sound; VHS)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2011.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Filmed oral history with William Haag and George Quimby. The general area of discussion centers on the history of Works Progress Administration archeology in southeastern United States. Dr. Ed Lyon, from the Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans, interviews the two archeologists. Specific topics and people discussed include: Marksville, Lousiana …

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in HSFA.2011.05 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Photograph collection relating to archeology, burial mounds, and the Southwest
Dates:
circa 1880s-1920s
Size:
1 Engraving
1 Print (platinum)
18 Prints (silver gelatin)
38 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.28
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to archeology, most of which were made by Bureau of American Ethnology photographers and ethnologists. Much of the collection consists of photographs by Cosmos and Victor Mindeleff of Southwest pueblos. Images depict mounds and excavations (including Grant Mound in Pennsylvania and additional mounds in West Virginia, Alabama, Louisiana …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.28 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Oral history interview with Sue M. Thurman
Creators:
Thurman, Sue M., 1927-2012
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1993 April 23-1998 March 11
Size:
5 Items (sound cassettes, analog.)
162 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.thurma93
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Sue M. Thurman conducted 1993 April 23-1998 March 11, by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art over 7 sessions, in Thurman's home, Brookline, Massachusetts.

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in AAA.thurma93 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Collected Letters on Ethnology
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
circa 1876-1879
Size:
1.69 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (1 16x20 box) (1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 58
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit includes correspondence, drawings, and maps regarding American archaeology. Most of the correspondence was probably sent to the Smithsonian in response to Circular 316, but some make no reference to the Circular. A small portion antedated its release. These were probably included in the collection because of the related …

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in Record Unit 58 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Louise Marie Robbins papers
Creators:
Robbins, Louise M.
Dates:
circa 1970 - circa 1980
Size:
16.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1989-01
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers are limited to material concerning Robbins's work on footprints. Included are documents resulting from her basic study that involved 550 American individuals and established the various measurements with which she worked. The papers consist of footprints, foot outlines, data forms, notes, and computer printouts. The provided much of the …

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in NAA.1989-01 for Kentucky -- Archeology
MS 4098 Material relating to proposed Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi
Creators:
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Items (Typed data on cards, arranged by state. boxes. Typed data on cards, arranged by state. 5 boxes.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4098
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Apparently assembled for a proposed Handbook of Aboriginal Remains East of the Mississippi. Also includes data on some states West of Mississippi River.

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in NAA.MS4098 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Richard B. Woodbury collection of drawings of human and animal figures
Creators:
Woodbury, Richard B. (Richard Benjamin), 1917-2009
Dates:
undated
Size:
12 Drawings (mounted drawings)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.5
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of ink drawings probably collected by Richard B. Woodbury, possibly for his 1956 articles on Zuni prehistory. The drawings depict human and animal figures, probably designs copied from petroglyphs and pottery, and are mounted on boards marked for publication.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.5 for Kentucky -- Archeology
Ellis Kerley papers
Creators:
Kerley, Ellis R., 1924-1998
Dates:
1955-1997
Size:
11.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1999-29
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Ellis Kerley papers document his forensic work both nationally and internationally including his research at the Army Central Identification Lab. In addition to case files relating to his studies of the remains of U.S. servicemen are files relating to the assasination of Presidents Abraham Lincoln and John F. Kennedy …

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