The Resource C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians

C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians

Label
C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians, 1850-1974.
Title
C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians
Inclusive dates
1850-1974.
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Field notes, vocabulary schedules, manuscripts, typescripts, notebooks, clippings, and printed matter relating to Merriam's work with California and other Indian tribes (1898-1938). Primary material includes lists of tribes, bands and villages of California Indian tribes; ethnogeographic and ethnographic information; and lists of Indian words and their meanings. Secondary material includes Merriam's research files containing clippings and other printed matter on Indian tribes and Indian welfare in California and the West. Also included are manuscripts and typescripts of Merriam's published work on California Indians and typescripts of Robert Heizer's compilations of Merriam's work, published posthumously
Member of
Additional physical form
Also available on microfilm.
Biographical or historical data
Naturalist and founder of the U.S. Biological Survey (1885-1910). Studied California Indians, recording their languages (ca. 1898-1938).
Cataloging source
CUY
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History of science and technology collection
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1855-1942
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Merriam, C. Hart
Location of other archival material
  • Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of the Bancroft Library (BANC PIC 1978.008--PIC)
  • Related collections: C. Hart Merriam papers (BANC MSS 83/129 c); C. Hart Merriam pictorial collection (BANC PIC 1980.023); Florence Merriam Bailey papers (BANC MSS 79/139 c and BANC MSS 82/46 z)
  • C. Hart Merriam papers, including personal journals from 1873-1938;
  • Library of Congress Manuscript Division.
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  • 1915-1979
  • 1915-
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  • Heizer, Robert F.
  • Heizer, Robert Fleming
  • Online Archive of California
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  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Names, Indian
  • Indians of North America
  • Anthropological linguistics
Label
C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians
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Publication
Note
Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Finding aid is a revised edition of Robert Heizer's Catalogue issued in 1969.
  • Finding aid available in Library. Electronic version available on the Internet.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 21 cartons, 22 boxes, 10 volumes, 1 oversize folder.)
  • 141 microfilm reels.
Governing access note
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE MICROFILM COPY ONLY WITH CALL NO. BANC FILM 1022.
Jurisdiction note
Use of originals only by permission of the Head of the History of Science and Technology Collection
Materials
  • Originals :
  • Copies :
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041063028
Label
C. Hart Merriam papers relating to work with California Indians
Link
Publication
Note
Included in: History of Science and Technology Collection
Cumulative index finding aids
  • Finding aid is a revised edition of Robert Heizer's Catalogue issued in 1969.
  • Finding aid available in Library. Electronic version available on the Internet.
Extent
  • 1 online resource (
  • 21 cartons, 22 boxes, 10 volumes, 1 oversize folder.)
  • 141 microfilm reels.
Governing access note
RESTRICTED ORIGINALS. USE MICROFILM COPY ONLY WITH CALL NO. BANC FILM 1022.
Jurisdiction note
Use of originals only by permission of the Head of the History of Science and Technology Collection
Materials
  • Originals :
  • Copies :
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1041063028

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