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Carl Lumholtz photographic slide collection: Northern Mexican Huichol Indian Art

 Collection
Identifier: PSC 664
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).

Dates

  • 1996

Creator

Restrictions on Access

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Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box )

20 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm

General Note

All slides have captions with catalog numbers.
General Note Catalog numbers correspond to those in the AMNH catalog Mexico and Central America Ethnology 65.
Title
Carl Lumholtz photographic slide collection: Northern Mexican Huichol Indian Art, 1996
Author
Iris Lee
Date
2011-2012
Language of description
English
Sponsor
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.

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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