Articles on anthropological subjects contributed to the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution from 1863 to 1877

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Consists of a compilation of Charles Rau's papers in the Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution, 1863-1877, and includes translation of Jakob Baegert's Account of Aboriginal Inhabitants of the California peninsula and of Frenecz Floris Romer's Prehistoric Antiquities of Hungary; a memoir of C. F. P. von Martius; and articles by Rau on agricultural implements, shell-deposits, Indian pottery, stone drilling, aboriginal trade, gold ornaments and lapidary.


  • Baegert, Jakob
  • Rómer, Flóris 1815-1889
  • Von Martius, C. F. P
  • Rau, Charles 1826-1887


Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography


Smithsonian Institution publication 440

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  • Archaeology
  • Antiquities
  • Old World Archeology
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnology


  • Hungary
  • California
  • North America

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