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Ferdon, Edwin N., 1913-



  • Existence: 1913-

Biographical History

Edwin Nelson Ferdon Jr. (b. 1913) is a notable ethnologist noted for his studies of the peoples of Polynesia and the Americas. He earned his bachelors degree from the University of New Mexico, and a masters from the University of Southern California. He worked as a museum curator, researcher, and associate director in Southwestern cultural heritage institutions, retiring in 1983 from the Arizona State Museum, University of Arizona.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Edwin Ferdon slides and negatives of Mesoamerica and Southern Mexico

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3250
Scope and Contents

249 slides and 287 nitrate negatives of Mesoamerican/Southern Mexico from 1906-1956.

Dates: 1906-1956