Carl Lumholtz photographic slide collection: Northern Mexican Huichol Indian Art
Scope and Contents
Studio photographs of Northern Mexican Indian artifacts taken by John Lilly. Artifacts from the AMNH Department of Anthropology collection. Objects refer to two publications: Memoirs of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume III: I-Symbolism of the Huichol Indians (by Carl Lumholtz, May 1900) and Arte Symbolico (AMNH Memoirs by the Instituto Nacional Indigenista).
Restrictions on Access
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0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )
20 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm
Language of Materials
All slides have captions with catalog numbers.
Catalog numbers correspond to those in the AMNH catalog Mexico and Central America Ethnology 65.
- Carl Lumholtz photographic slide collection: Northern Mexican Huichol Indian Art, 1996
- Iris Lee
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.