South America, itinerary, and expense record, 1908-1909

ID: SIA RU007084

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1908-1909

Citation: William Henry Holmes Papers, 1870-1931

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Creator

Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933

Abstract

The itinerary and list of expenses document William Henry Holmes' field work in South America, 1908-1909. Most travel appears to have been in Peru. Notes include detailed lists of expenses, as well as notes regarding photographs taken, notes for work and locations visited. Also includes field notes for January 18 - 19, describing travel and and work completed in Arequipa, Peru, and a sketch of terrain in Belen, Arequipa. Identified locations include Cuzco, La Paz, and Rio.

Date Range

1908-1909

Start Date

1908

End Date

1909

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Topic

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Geology
  • Mayan art

Place

  • Arequipa
  • Peru

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Itineraries

Accession #

SIA RU007084

Collection name

William Henry Holmes Papers, 1870-1931

Physical Description

1 field book

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 3 Folder 14