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Maya Society

 Organization

administrative history

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 54 Collections and/or Records:

William Gates collection of Latin texts, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 9
Scope and Contents Contains a photocopy from Gates' collection of text in Latin.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Mam source materials, 1866-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 8 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 11
Scope and Contents Contains numerous photocopies, manuscripts, and typescripts, compiled by Gates between 1898 and 1940, of source materials in the Mam language.
Dates: 1866-1940

William Gates collection of Mam texts, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 10
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies from Gates' collection of text in the Mam language.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Matlatzinca source materials, 1640-1642

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 8 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 12
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies, compiled by Gates between 1898 and 1940, of source materials in the Matlatzinca language.
Dates: 1640-1642

William Gates collection of Matlatzinca texts, 1575

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 12
Scope and Contents Contains a photocopy from Gates' collection of text in the Matlatzinca language.
Dates: 1575

William Gates collection of Maya Christian texts, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 11 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies, typescripts, and manuscripts from Gates' collection of Christian texts in the Maya language.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Maya codices, books of Chilam Balam, and other native texts, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 11 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies, typescripts, and manuscripts from Gates' collection of codices in the Maya language.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Maya historical documents, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 11 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies and typescripts from Gates' collection of historical texts in the Maya language.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Maya texts, 1521-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 9 Sub-Series 11
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies, typescripts, and manuscripts from Gates' collection of texts in the Maya language.
Dates: 1521-1940

William Gates collection of Mazahua source materials, 1550-1940

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 8 Sub-Series 2 Sub-Series 14
Scope and Contents Contains photocopies, compiled by Gates between 1898 and 1940, of source materials in the Mazahua language.
Dates: 1550-1940