Scope and Contents
Contains professional papers, photographs, mementoes, and artifacts related to Gates' career, including items related to his linguistic work with Ciprano Alvarado.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Gates papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
From the Collection: William Gates (1863-1940) was an author, linguist, archaeologist, collector, publisher, museum director, and president of the Maya Society.
Arranged in three subseries: 1. Printed matter. 2. Papers on Ciprano Alvarado. 3. Mementoes.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS279.xml