Harvard University - Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology
The J. O. Brew Collection of lantern slides is comprised of slides representing Brew's research interests in Southeast Utah and Northeast Arizona, as well as slides from his teaching collection. Additionally, there are slides from locations such as the Nile and Easter Island.
Lucy Lee Lancaster was born in Blacksburg, Virginia in 1905 and lived there until she died in 1989. She was one of the first women admitted to Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College and Polytechnic Institute (popularly known as VPI), and after graduating in 1925, she went on to earn her MLS from Columbia University Library School. She worked at the VPI library for the rest of her career. The Lancaster papers contain biographical materials, family papers, genealogy research, correspondence with family, friends, and business contacts, membership materials from local organizations, and travel memorabilia from her numerous national and international trips.
Scope and Content o Notes ï· Series Descriptions o Administrative materials series o Professional activities series ï§ Appraisal sub-series ï§ Curatorial sub-series ï§ Field work sub-series ï§ Personal collection sub-series ï§ Publishing & conference writing sub-series ï§ Teaching sub-series o Correspondence series o Research materials series o Visual materials series ï§ Americas sub-series ï§ Africa & Oceania sub-series ï§ Original negatives sub-series ï· File List ï· Catalogue entr ...
The Betty J. Meggers and Clifford Evans Papers document their research and professional activities from 1946-2012 and primarily deal with their archaeological and anthropological research in South America. Their work at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and their frequent collaboration with other researchers and professional organizations is also represented. In addition, this collection contains detailed records on South American research conducted by the Smithsonian Institution from the 1950s through the 2010s. The collection consists of research and project files, raw data and analysis, graphs and illustrations, photographs, correspondence, maps and charts, and administrative files.
University of Texas at Austin - Harry Ransom Center
Eliot Elisofon's career as a photojournalist, filmmaker, author, artist, and collector of primitive art and sculpture is documented by photographs, transparencies, slides, negatives, films, research material, notes, photo captions, logbooks, correspondence, agreements and other documents, drafts, proofs, tear sheets, clippings, scrapbooks, catalogs, sketchbooks and artifacts, all dating from 1933 to 1988.