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Franklin Folsom papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1777
Scope and Contents

Research notes, photocopies of drawings and photographs, a script, articles, correspondence, and archaeological site reports. The materials relate to Folsom's research on Indians of North America including antiquities and arrow heads, primarily in the American Southwest.

Dates: 1939-1979

George Haven Putnam letter

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 912
Scope and Contents

Typewritten letter dated March 17, 1894 and addressed to Charles H. S. Davis of Meriden, Connecticut. Davis was an Egyptologist. Putnam thanks Davis for the information he has provided that would be helpful in publishing "The Book of the Dead." Also included is a handwritten and undated letter in French from a "professor Rigal" to Paul Pierret, a French Egyptologist, asking permission to quote from Pierret's book.

Dates: 1894

John L. Sorenson correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2836
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and handwritten correspondence. The materials are to and from various archaeologists at numerous universities and colleges in the United States. Sorenson corresponds about issues relating to the Indians of South and Central America and the archaeolgy of those regions.

Dates: 1953-1975