Manuscripts -- Central America -- 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
Scope and Contents Contains sales catalogs of Gates' collection of Mesoamerican manuscripts and source materials as well as source materials, largely photocopies, of numerous Mesoamerican, Central American, and South American Indian languages. All materials were compiled throughout Gates' 1898 to 1940 academic involvement with Mesoamerica.
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.