Indians of Mexico
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and contents The Allan Hancock Collection contains a bound photo album Allan Hancock Expeditions: Children of the Sun and a book Voyages of the Velero III. Many of the Children of the Sun portrait prints are included in the Voyages of the Velero III book.
Dates: circa 1930s
Abstract This collection contains two typed copies of a manuscript entitled "The Maya Year at the Inauguration of the Calendar" by N. Cordy. The manuscript is 14 pages long and was written in July 1940.
Dates: 1940 July
Abstract This collection contains a copy of the Lord's Prayer hand-written in Otomi language, a typed manuscript entitled "Otomi: spoken in the Californies (sic)," and a typed manuscript entitled, "Otomi: spoken in the state of Mexico and in different parts of the states of Michoacan, Guanajuato and Puebla."
Transcription of Father Sigismundo Taraval Journal recounting Indian uprisings in Baja California of 1734-1737, prepared by Charles F. Lummis.
Abstract A transciption of the journal of Father Sigismundo Taraval, a Milanese Jesuit of Spanish ancestry, who recounts his first hand experiences of clashes with the indigenous people of Baja California. Taraval’s account was written beginning in 1734 and continued through 1737. The transcription was created circa 1909 and included editorial notes from Charles Lummis.
Dates: circa 1909
Collection — Multiple Containers
Abstract Hasso Von Winning (1914-2001) was an archaeologist and anthropologist who was a widely-published scholar of Pre-Columbian and West Mexican culture and the Consultant in Mesoamerican Archaeology with the Southwest Museum from 1960-1990s. This collection contains Hasso Von Winning’s business papers, correspondence, manuscripts, and newspaper clippings from 1949-1998.