Books -- Private collections
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 6 Sub-Series 16
Scope and Contents Contains partial typescript of Maya Society publication no. 19, printers proofs of a document titled "Résumé of the Collection Written by Mr. Gates," and galley prints relating to the 1937 publication of Maya Society publication number 19.
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 8 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains catalogs related to the late 1920s sale of portions of William Gates' collection of Mesoamerican language source materials.
Identifier: MSS 279 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence between Gates and book dealers and colleagues. Most of the materials relate to Gates efforts to either sell or purchase publications for his Mesoamerican research. Materials date from between 1899 and 1947.