Citation:NIC files (hdg.: Maya Society; imprint: Maya Society, at the Johns Hopkins University)
LC in RLIN, 8-10-86 (hdg.: Maya Society)
Checklist of Mesoamerican manuscripts, 2003 (Maya Society; est. 1920 in Auburn Hill, Va. by William Gates; dedicated to collection and dissemination of information on Maya languages and culture; published more than twenty publications)
The Maya Society and its work, 1937: p. 3 (est. July 21, 1930 in Washington, D.C.; dedicated to promotion of knowledge and understanding of Indian races of Middle America, past and present, especially the Maya people and their country; publishing and research on topic)
Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:
William Gates papers
Maya Society print materials, 1920-1940
Contains various print materials relating to the images (printing plates, photostats, proofs, and oversized drawings) used in Maya Society publications from the years 1930 to 1940.
Maya Society proposed publication no. 9, 1930-1940
Contains a manuscript relating to the once-proposed Maya Society publication number 9: "The Indian form of Confessional" to be published between the years 1930 and 1940.
Maya Society publications, 1920-1940
Contains items relating to the publication of Maya Society publications, such as orders for publications and a list of publications.
Maya Society Quarterly, 1931-1932
Contains a mock-up, drawings and graphics, manuscripts, and galley prints related to the Maya Society Quarterly, a 1931-1932 project that predates the Maya Society's most common practice of periodic publishing of Mesoamerican studies.
Maya Society records, 1930-1940
Contains materials related to the publication of the twenty-two official publications of the Maya Society, as well as periodicals and other output of the society. Materials date from between 1930 and 1940.
Maya Society unpublished material, approximately 1920-1940
Contains items from the years 1930 to 1940 relating to unpublished materials of the Maya Society.
William Gates collection of Cakchiquel source materials, 1521-1940
Contains numerous photocopies, manuscripts, and typescripts, compiled by Gates between 1898 and 1940, of source materials in the Cakchiquel language.
William Gates collection of Cakchiquel texts, 1556-1685
Contains photocopies from Gates' collection of texts in the Cakchiquel language.
William Gates collection of Chiapanec texts, 1630-1821
Contains photocopies from Gates' collection of texts in the Chiapanec language.