Xochimalco, Mexico, 1895

ID: SIA RU007084

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Form/Genre: Fieldbook record

Date: 1895

Citation: William Henry Holmes Papers, 1870-1931

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Creator

Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933

Abstract

The drawings and notes document the field work of William Henry Holmes in Xochimalco [Xochimilco], Mexico, during 1895. Drawings depict layouts of buildings and portions of the deserted settlement, structural details of buildings, sections, terrain. Drawings often contain detailed annotations. Field notes are headed with location and describe observations and measurements.

Date Range

1895

Start Date

1895

End Date

1895

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Topic

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology

Place

Mexico

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Sketches

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 19