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Mayas -- Antiquities -- Photographs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

John B. Fairbanks photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS P 9
Scope and Contents

Collection includes black and white photographs of Provo, Utah and some photographs of the Cluff Expedition to Mexico. Most of the photographs have a corresponding glass negative or nitrate negative. There are also acetate copy negatives for some photographs. Also includes two prints of paintings by John B. Fairbanks. Dated 1897-1902.

Dates: 1897-1902

Sylvanus Morley and Rhoads family photographs of Latin America

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS P 20
Scope and Contents

Collection includes photographs and negatives of the Maya and their daily life.

Dates: approximately 1900-1950

Spanish and Maya sites, approximately 1920-1935

Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents The subseries includes photographs of Maya artifacts and sculpture. Artifacts includes polychrome and heiroglyphic vases, plates, and bowls, stone tools and lithics, stone and ceramic stulpture, obsidian blades, pottery shards, jewelry pieces, pieces from stone architecture, conch shell with heiroglyphics, and other archaeological artifacts. Artifacts came from several sources including private collections, museums, and excavations. Topics of artifacts include animals, geometric and faunal...
Dates: approximately 1920-1935