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Catalogue of casts representing one hundred specimens of antiques found in the mounds of the West : originals collected E.H. Davis. [microform]

Identifier: Archives Microfilm #13

Scope and Contents

Microfilm of 1874 holograph (1 volume, (16 leaves) ; 21 cm). Catalogue of 103 objects, listed and described on recto of leaves in notebook. The first 47 items are calumets and pipes; the others include objects from Mexico, Central America, and Peru. The entries are also numbered 563-665 in pencil in continuation of: Catalogue of American antiquities collected by Dr. Edwin H. Davis.

On same reel as Davis's Catalogue of American antiquities collected by Dr. Edwin H. Davis.


  • 1987



1 Film Reel : microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm

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Existence and Location of Originals

Original in the AMNH Department of Anthropology (Acc. no. 1869-1890/15)


Cover title: Catalogue of casts of American antiquities. Caption title: Catalogue of casts representing some unique specimens of aboriginal art, collected E.H. Davis, the originals being now in the Blackmore Museum, Salisbury, England.


The casts are in the collections of the American Museum of Natural History.

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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