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Central America -- Languages -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

William Gates writings on the Middle American Research Institute, approximately 1922-1924

Identifier: MSS 279 Series 5 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains notes, reports, and other materials related to Gates' work with the Department of Middle American Research at Tulane University. Includes information on the history and archaeology of Guatemala, as well as to the contemporary situation in the region. Most prevalent are documents relating to Tulane's 1925 agricultural survey of the Southern Mexican state of Tabasco. Materials date from between approximately 1920 and 1926.

Dates: approximately 1922-1924

William Gates writings on the San Diego Museum, 1915-1930

Identifier: MSS 279 Series 5 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents

Contains the San Diego Museum's articles of incorporation, a multiple page, typed membership list, five bulletins/announcements from 1917 to 1930, an announcement appealing for members of the museum, and Gates' life membership card for the museum.

Dates: 1915-1930

William Gates writings with the Aryan Theosophical Society, 1912-1915

Identifier: MSS 279 Series 5 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents

Contains administrative notes relating to the Aryan Theosophical Society branch in Point Loma, California, as well as one set of notes on the Society's study of Isis Unveiled. Gates' involvement with the Aryan Theosophical Society lasted from the 1905 until the years following the First World War.

Dates: 1912-1915