William Gates printed matter, 1898-1940
Scope and Contents
Contains materials both relating to Gates' studies of Mesoamerica as well as other non-Mesoamerican interests, such as documents related to the Congress of Americanists and the American Indian Defense Association. Materials span Gate's entire 1898 to 1940 academic career.
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.
William Gates (1863-1940) was an author, linguist, archaeologist, collector, publisher, museum director, and president of the Maya Society.