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Yucatan, Mexico, notebook and diary, 1895
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Yucatan, Mexico, notebook and diary, 1895

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Contained In: William Henry Holmes Papers, 1870-1931

Series: SIA RU007084

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

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1895

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Anthropology , Archaeology , Diary , Field notes , Mexico , Sketches , Yucatan

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https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.122850

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Title

Yucatan, Mexico, notebook and diary, 1895

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Contained In: William Henry Holmes Papers, 1870-1931

Series: SIA RU007084

Series: Smithsonian Field Book Project : an initiative to improve access to field book content that documents natural history

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Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933

Type

Book

Material

Published material

Publication info

1895

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The notes and diary document the archaeological work of William Henry Holmes while Yucatan, Mexico, during 1895. He was working for the Field Museum of Chicago. The notebook contains field drawings of local inhabitants, buildings including structural details, notes with observations and personal impressions. There is a typed transcript of the first few pages. Loose notes (some headed "diary) are dated and often headed with location (e.g. Merida, Chichen [Itza?]). They describe travel enroute from Florida as well as observations and personal impressions of local communities. Also includes oversized drawing of an unidentified deserted settlement.

Subjects

Anthropology , Archaeology , Diary , Field notes , Mexico , Sketches , Yucatan

BHL Collections:

Smithsonian Field Books collection

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.122850

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copyright = {No known copyright restrictions as determined by scanning institution.},
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TI - Yucatan, Mexico, notebook and diary, 1895
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