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The Board of Home Missions of the Congregational and Christian Churches, The American Missionary Association Division, Seminar on Indian Work
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 86], Folder 7. Seminar on Indian Work, 1941) (1941) , 16 page(s)
Date: February 28 - March 1, 1941. Typewritten document from The Board of Home Missions of the Congregational and Christian Churches: The American Missionary Association Division - seminar on Indian work. A list of the individuals who attended the seminar and some of the issues queried are presented in this essay.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 86], Folder 7. Seminar on Indian Work, 1941) (1941) , 16 page(s)
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Copy of Letter from Franz Boas to Walter A. Jessup, February 5, 1942
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written by Franz Boas, 1858-1942, in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 114]: Franz Boas, 1858-1947, Folder 6. Correspondence: Boas to Others, 1886,1933, 1939, 1942) (05 February 1942) , 1 page(s)
Copy of typewritten letter from Franz Boas to Walter A. Jessup, Carnegie Corporation, asks for the corporation's continued support of Boas' research. In particular, Boas requests funding to expand his research on growth and development variabilities, which he says proves that the 'assumption of uniform racial char...
written by Franz Boas, 1858-1942, in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 114]: Franz Boas, 1858-1947, Folder 6. Correspondence: Boas to Others, 1886,1933, 1939, 1942) (05 February 1942) , 1 page(s)
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Council 1-6
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 19. Southwest Notes) (1929) , 4 page(s)
Four pages contain hand-written notes on councils, ceremonies and clans of Pueblo Indians. They include: a description of a tribal council and its participants; a diagram of the ceremonial organization at Cochiti Pueblo; a chart of clans, kivas and ceremonies at the Hopi pueblos of Walpi and Sichumovi, with refere...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 19. Southwest Notes) (1929) , 4 page(s)
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Keres - Bandelier - Fin. Rep. II 276
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 19. Southwest Notes) (1929) , 2 page(s)
Two pages with vertical red lines, seemingly torn from a ledger book, contain hand-written notes on the Keres people of the Southwestern U.S., as found in 'Final Report of Investigations Among the Indians of the Southwestern United States, Carried on Mainly in the Years from 1880 to 1885,' Part II, by A.F. Bandeli...
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 91], Folder 19. Southwest Notes) (1929) , 2 page(s)
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Letter from M. Loomis to Ruth Benedict, October 28, 1939
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in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 86], Folder 14. Blackfoot Field Trip, 1939) (28 October 1939) , 3 page(s)
This is a 3-page typewritten letter from Marjorie(?) Loomis in New York City to Ruth Benedict, dated October 28, 1939. The letter discusses Ms. Loomis's current coursework and a Conference on the American Indian held in Toronto.
in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 86], Folder 14. Blackfoot Field Trip, 1939) (28 October 1939) , 3 page(s)
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Letter from Richard C. Rothschild to Ruth Benedict, May 17, 1943
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written by Richard C. Rothschild, 1896-1986, in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 114]: Franz Boas, 1858-1947, Folder 10. Correspondence: Re: Boas, 1943-1946, 1958) (17 May 1943) , 1 page(s)
Typewritten letter from Richard C. Rothschild, American Jewish Committee, to Ruth Benedict, turns down the use of the [Franz] Boas article. Discusses the need for a 'serious attempt' to 'undo the ten years of Hitler propaganda on 'Aryanism'' but does not think Boas' article is the right tool. Typewritten on the le...
written by Richard C. Rothschild, 1896-1986, in Ruth Fulton Benedict Papers, of Vassar College. Libraries. Archives and Special Collections Library ([Box 114]: Franz Boas, 1858-1947, Folder 10. Correspondence: Re: Boas, 1943-1946, 1958) (17 May 1943) , 1 page(s)
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