This collection contains 114 photographs documenting the archaeological expeditions in southwest Colorado led by Paul S. Martin for the State Historical Society of Colorado during the summers of 1928 and 1929. The photographs primarily date from the 1928 expedition. They document artifacts collected during the 1928 expedition; the work crew from 1928; and archaeological work at Ancestral Puebloan sites in Dolores County, Montezuma County (Beartooth ruins, Charnel House, Cottonwood ruin, and Herren site, as well as sites now in Canyons of the Ancients National Monument, including Cow Canyon, Lowry Pueblo, and Ruin Canyon), and Hovenweep National Monument (Cutthroat Castle). The photographer or photographers of these images is not identified, but many of the photos have detailed inscriptions of the back that describe the sites or work being done in each photo
University of Texas at Austin - Benson Latin American Collection
Personal archives of Guillermo Dupaix, military captain and pioneer archaeologist, including correspondence, literary productions, and official documents concerning his archaeological expeditions in Mexico.
American archaeologist, known for his studies of cliff dweller sites. Participated in several archaeological expeditions in the Southwest, including part of the Hyde Exploring Expedition to Chaco Canyon, N.M., to excavate Pueblo Bonito and other surrounding sites for the American Museum of Natural History in the late 1890s
Harvard University - Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
Scope and ContentsThe papers primarily consist of Bushnell and the Bushnell estate's correspondence with dealers, artists, museum professionals and other collectors; Bushnell's fieldnotes from his work with the Choctaw and archaeological expeditions; and, manuscript drafts and notes for his many publications.
The Reconnaissance of Kaiparowits microfilm reel contains two reports of archaeological expeditions: Reconnaissance of Southern Utah on the Kaiparowits Plateau and in the Southwestern drainage of the Escalante River, May 18-28, 1928 and Reconnaissance in Southern Utah west of the Colorado River, April 17-May 17, 1928.