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Archaeologists -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Artifacts and objects photos

 Sub-Series
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: 1881-1986

Contemporary buildings

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This subseries includes photographs related to the professional and personal work of Sylvanus Morley. Most of the photographs are from 1920-1945, and include original prints, negatives, and repository prints. Subjects and themes include personal photos, Maya houses and Spanish buildings, Sites include Quirigua, Uaxactun, Merida, Palenque, Copan, Chichen Itza,
Dates: 1881-1986

Dorita

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This subseries includes photographs related to the professional and personal work of Sylvanus Morley. Most of the photographs are from 1920-1945, and include original prints, negatives, and repository prints. Subjects and themes include personal photos, Maya houses and Spanish buildings, Sites include Quirigua, Uaxactun, Merida, Palenque, Copan, Chichen Itza,
Dates: 1881-1986

Dorothy Rhoads correspondence, 1888-1986

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents This subseries consists of incoming and outgoing correspondence of Dorothy Rhoads with family members and close friends. An extensive amount of correspondence is between Dorothy and her sister, Frances. The bulk of the correspondence is from 1915 to 1955, after Dorothy went to college and later after Frances got married and moved. Some correspondence is related Dorothy's parents and their courtship years, dating from 1888 to 1910. There is also correspondence related to the professional...
Dates: 1888-1986

Maya people photos

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This subseries is composed of photographs of Maya people and activites that were around the Yucatan that Sylvanus and Frances visited.
Dates: 1881-1986

Morley archaeological site photos

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents The subseries includes photographs of archaeological sites and excavations conducted by Sylvanus Morley. Sites include Chichen Itza, Uxmal, >>>>. Subjects include excavations, monumental architecture and buildings, stela and heiroglyphic monuments, and other archaeological findings.
Dates: 1881-1986

Morley family negatives

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains papers from the Rhoads and Morley families, including correspondence, writings, notes, drafts, journals, pictures, scrapbooks, and other personal papers.
Dates: 1881-1986

Morley personal and people photographs

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents This subseries is composed of photographs of Sylvanus, Frances, other family members, friends, and members of archaeological expeditions.
Dates: 1881-1986

Plants and nature photographs

 Sub-Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 3 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Subseries includes photographs of plants, animals, and nature in Mexico. Photo subjects include flowers, trees, rivers, and local animals. Photos of animals include Zara the pet dog, a wild turkey, cats, and
Dates: 1881-1986

Rhoads and Morley families negatives

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1587 Series 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The collection contains papers from the Rhoads and Morley families, including correspondence, writings, notes, drafts, journals, pictures, scrapbooks, and other personal papers.
Dates: 1881-1986