Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978

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American anthropologist.

From the description of Letter 1968 June 12. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 38156541

Anthropologist.

From the description of Collection re Margaret Mead, 1978-1979. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71131863

Anthropologist, author, and educator.

From the description of Margaret Mead papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996 (bulk 1911-1978). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71068917

Margaret Mead was an anthropologist.

From the guide to the An Anthropologist at work: writings of Ruth Benedict / by Margaret Mead, n.d., (American Philosophical Society)

Mead was a cousin to Mildred Howells (daughter of William Dean Howells) on one side of the family as well as being a cousin to Van Wyck Brooks on the other.

From the description of Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, [between 1959 and 1963]. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 181759160

Anthropologist, ethnologist.

Margaret Mead was Curator Emeritus of Ethnology in the Dept. of Anthropology, American Museum of Natural History and Adjunct Professor of Anthropology, Columbia University.

Anthropologist.

Gregory Bateson lived from 1904 to 1980.

From the description of Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson: Analysis of Balinese togogs (carvings), [ca. 1930]-1941. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155511831

One of the world's foremost anthropologists.

Taught at Fordham, Columbia and other universities; made many expeditions to the South Pacific; authored hundreds of articles and more than a score of books; curator of the American Museum of Natural History.

From the description of Film collection for the teaching of anthropology, 1939-1978. (Hampshire College). WorldCat record id: 18062122

Biographical Note

  • 1901, Dec. 16: Born, Philadelphia, Pa.
  • 1919 - 1920 : Attended DePauw University, Greencastle, Ind.
  • 1923: B.A., Barnard College, New York, N.Y. Married Luther Sheeleigh Cressman (divorced 1928)
  • 1924: M.A., psychology, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1925 - 1926 : Field trip to American Samoa as a National Research Council fellow for the study of adolescent girls Associate, Bishop Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii
  • 1926 - 1969 : Assistant curator (1926), associate curator (1942), and curator (1964-1969) of ethnology, American Museum of Natural History, New York, N.Y.; retired in 1969 as curator emeritus
  • 1928: Married Reo Fortune (divorced 1935)
  • 1928 - 1929 : Field trip to Manus, Admiralty Islands, with Reo Fortune, as a fellow of the Social Science Research Council for a study of young children
  • 1929: Ph. D., anthropology, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1930: Field trip with Reo Fortune to study the Omaha Indians
  • 1931 - 1933 : Field trip to New Guinea with Reo Fortune to study the Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli people
  • 1936: Married Gregory Bateson (divorced 1950)
  • 1936 - 1939 : Field expedition with Gregory Bateson to Bali and New Guinea to study the Iatmul people
  • 1939: Birth of daughter, Mary Catherine Bateson
  • 1939 - 1941 : Visiting lecturer in child study, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.
  • 1942 - 1945 : Executive secretary, Committee on Food Habits, National Research Council, Washington, D.C.
  • 1947 - 1951 : Lecturer, Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1948 - 1950 : Director, Columbia University Research in Contemporary Cultures, New York, N.Y.
  • 1953: Field trip to Manus, Admiralty Islands, with Theodore and Lenora Schwartz
  • 1954: Adjunct professor of anthropology, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1955 - 1962 : Member, Board of Directors of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • 1956 - 1957 : President, World Federation for Mental Health
  • 1957: Recipient, Viking Medal in General Anthropology, Wenner Gren Foundation
  • 1957 - 1958 : Returned to Bali with Ken Heyman
  • 1957 - 1978 : Visiting professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • 1960: President, American Anthropological Association
  • 1961 - 1978 : Wrote regular feature for Redbook magazine with Rhoda Bubendey Métraux
  • 1964 - 1965 : Field visits to Manus, Admiralty Islands
  • 1966 - 1968 : Chairperson, Committee on Science in the Promotion of Human Welfare, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • 1967: Field visits to Manus, Admiralty Islands, to make the film "New Guinea Journal" and to New Guinea to consult with Rhoda Bubendey Métraux on the Iatmul people Helped establish Department of Anthropology, New York University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1969: Received William Proctor Prize for Scientific Achievement, Scientific Research Society
  • 1969 - 1971 : Professor of Anthropology, Fordham University, New York, N.Y.
  • 1971: Field visits to Manus, Admiralty Islands, and to New Guinea and Samoa Received Arches of Science Award, Pacific Science Center; Kalinga Prize for the Popularization of Science, UNESCO and the Government of India; and Joseph Priestley Award, Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pa.
  • 1972: Chairperson, advisory committee to the U.S. delegation to the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences Co-chairperson, U.S. Task Force on the Future of Mankind and the Role of the Churches in a World of Science-based Technology Member, organizing committee for the IXth International Congress of the International Union of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences, Chicago, Ill. President, Scientists' Institute on Public Information and the Society for General Systems Research Special guest of secretary general, United Nations Conference on the Human Environment, Stockholm, Sweden
  • 1973: Field visit to study the Arapesh people at Hoskins Bay, New Britain
  • 1975: President, American Assocation for the Advancement of Science Field visit to Manus, Admiralty Islands Member, National Academy of Sciences
  • 1977: Field visit to Bali
  • 1978, Nov. 15: Died, New York, N.Y.

From the guide to the Margaret Mead Papers and the South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, (bulk 1911-1978), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

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referencedIn Lincoln University (Pa.). Office of the President. Marvin Wachman records, 1958-1970. Lincoln University, Langston Hughes Memorial Library, Langston Hughes Memorial Library
referencedIn Mead, Margaret United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn INTERVIEWS FOR THE NEW YORK, NEW YORK SHOW WITH MRS. P BIENSTOCK AND MARGARET MEAD United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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referencedIn E. Adamson Hoebel Papers, 1925-1993 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Miscellaneous papers. Jacksonville University, Carl S. Swisher Library
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referencedIn Boas-Rukeyser Collection, 1869-1940 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Henry Brandon Papers, 1939-1994 Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
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referencedIn Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Institute for Religious and Social Studies. Records, 1938-1976. Ocean County College Library, OCC Library
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creatorOf Margaret Mead Papers and the South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, (bulk 1911-1978) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Weiner, Annette B., 1933-. Annette B. Weiner papers, 1933-1997 (bulk 1970-1997). Churchill County Museum
creatorOf McHarg, Ian L. Ian L. McHarg papers, 1942-2001. University of Pennsylvania, Architectural Archives
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referencedIn Media Resources Center (University of Michigan) films and videotapes, 1930s and 1948-1986 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
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referencedIn DR. MARGARET MEAD, MEREDITH WILLSON, FULTON OURSLER AND LLOYD JORDAN United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Mead, Margaret by Ralph Nader Jimmy Carter Library
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referencedIn Mead, Margaret United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn United Negro College Fund. Divisions and departments: Fund Raising, 1943-1980. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn ALAN SHENFELD INTERVIEW WITH DOCTOR MARGARET MEAD United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Encyclopaedia of Social Sciences, Inc. Records, bulk 1927-1934. Hampshire College, Harold F. Johnson Library
referencedIn John Alden Mason Papers, 1904-1967 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Margaret Mead papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996 (bulk 1911-1978). Library of Congress
referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Anthropology. Correspondence files, [ca. 1895]-1980. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Farago, Ladislas. Ladislas Farago collection, 1919-1980. Boston University, School of Medical
referencedIn Swartzlander, Ellen. Mary and Ellen Swartzlander collection relating to Margaret Mead, 1930-1983. Bucks County Historical Society
referencedIn Commencement 1964 photographs. Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Warren Hunting Smith Library
referencedIn Fargo-Moorhead Open Forum. Records, 1936-1967. North Dakota State University Library
referencedIn Mason, John Alden, 1885-1967. Papers, ca. 1915-1967. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Mead, Margaret Gerald R. Ford Library
referencedIn Rhoda Bubendey Métraux Papers, 1905-1980, (bulk 1948-1970) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Harmon Foundation Collection. 1922 - 1967. Motion Picture Films on Community and Family Life, Education, Religious Beliefs, and the Art and Culture of Minority and Ethnic Groups. 1930 - 1953. LET US GROW IN HUMAN UNDERSTANDING
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referencedIn Luther Cressman papers, 1930-1990 Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries
referencedIn Philip J. Klass Collection, 1948-2000 American Philosophical Society
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referencedIn Lamb, Helen Boyden. Papers, 1937-1975 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Biography Collection MS 393., 1771-1995, 1920-1970 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Davis, Allison, 1902-1983. Papers, 1932-1984 (inclusive). University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Mead, Margaret & M. Brown The Wagon and the Star (Community Spirit) United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn MARRIAGE AND DIVORCE United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Schlein, Stephen,. Stephen Schlein Erik Erikson additional papers, 1935-1991. Harvard University, Houghton Library
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referencedIn Virginia Levitt Snitow Papers, undated, 1909-2001 American Jewish Historical Society
referencedIn Papers, 1861-1971 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Maslow, Abraham H. (Abraham Harold). Abraham Maslow papers, 1929-1972. University of Akron, Bierce Library
referencedIn Eric Frederick Goldman Papers, 1886-1988, (bulk 1940-1970) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
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referencedIn Dietrich, Susan,. Blackfoot Research Project Collection, 1939-1940, 1942, [ca. 1950], 1958, bulk 1939. Marquette University Raynor Memorial Library, John P. Raynor Library
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referencedIn Howard, Jane, 1935-. Jane Howard papers, ca.1930-1996. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Heider, Karl G., 1935-. Margaret Mead and the Rashomon effect : typescript. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
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creatorOf Byrne, Evelyn B. Collection of correspondence, of which part was used to create the book "Attacks of Taste," 1966-1971. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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referencedIn George Graff papers, 1931-1947 University of Minnesota Libraries. Immigration History Research Center [ihrc]
referencedIn Derek Freeman Papers, 1940 - 2001 University of California, San Diego. Geisel Library. Mandeville Special Collections Library.
creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Letter 1968 June 12. Denver Public Library, Central Library
referencedIn Reinhold Niebuhr Papers, 1907-1997, (bulk 1930-1990) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Ascher, Charles S. (Charles Stern), 1899-1980. Charles S. Ascher papers, 1926-1979. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
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referencedIn Lewin, Kurt, 1890-1947. Kurt Lewin papers, 1890-1978. University of Akron, Bierce Library
referencedIn Sophia Smith Collection. Biography collection, 1771-1995 (bulk 1920s-70s). Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Margaret Mead Memorial, 12/7/78 Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn American Scholar, Records, 1926-2006, (bulk 1944-2005) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
referencedIn Robert Cushman Murphy journals, 1907-1971, 1907-1971 American Philosophical Society
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creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Margaret Mead and Gregory Bateson: Analysis of Balinese togogs (carvings), [ca. 1930]-1941. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Millicent Todd Bingham papers, 1865-1968 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn PERSPECTIVE #335: A CONVERSATION WITH DR. MARGARET MEAD United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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referencedIn Radcliffe College. Office of the Dean. Records of the Office of the Dean, 1964-1981 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
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referencedIn Photographs of Peace Corps Directors and their Activities, 1964 - 1990 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Mead, Margaret Jimmy Carter Library
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referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Faces and figures exhibition photographs, 1965. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Violence in the American Society, an all-college symposium. Lafayette College
referencedIn The Geoffrey Gorer Archive, 1913-1982 University of Sussex Library
referencedIn Eggan, Joan Rosenfels. Papers, 1958-1998 Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library,
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creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Collection re Margaret Mead, 1978-1979. Library of Congress
referencedIn Society of Woman Geographers. Society of Woman Geographers records, 1925-1998. Library of Congress
creatorOf Angell, Norman, 1874-1967. Gilbert F. White papers, 1942-1957. Haverford College Library
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creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978,. Film collection for the teaching of anthropology, 1939-1978. Hampshire College, Harold F. Johnson Library
referencedIn Bender, Lauretta, 1897-1987. Papers, 1896-1966, 1930-1960 (bulk) Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Erich Fromm papers, 1929-1949, 1932-1949 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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referencedIn Van Waters, Miriam. Papers, 1861-1971 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Institute for Interculture: Interview with Dr. Margaret Mead - 1975 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Alan Tower Waterman Papers, 1917-1967, (bulk 1940-1963) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
creatorOf Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980. Erich Fromm papers, 1929-1949, bulk (1932-1949). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Ruth Nanda Anshen Papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
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referencedIn Anshen, Ruth Nanda. Ruth Nanda Anshen papers, 1938-1986. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Margaret Mead memorial program photographs, 1979. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Margaret Mead film festivals photographs, 1977-1981. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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creatorOf An Anthropologist at work: writings of Ruth Benedict / by Margaret Mead, n.d. American Philosophical Society
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referencedIn Media Resources Center (University of Michigan) records, 1948-1987, 1948-1987 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
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referencedIn Records, (inclusive), (bulk), 1959-2002, 1966-1998 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
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referencedIn Mead, Margaret Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
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referencedIn The Intrepid Shadows United States. National Archives and Records Administration
creatorOf Mead, Margaret, 1901-1978. Correspondence : with Marian Anderson, 1977. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Jane Howard Papers, ca.1930-1996 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Erik H. and Joan M. Erikson papers, 1925-1985 (inclusive) 1960-1980 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Scrapbooks, 1874-1933. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Louise Bates Ames Papers, 1915-1989, (bulk 1950-1975) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
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referencedIn MARGARET MEAD INTERVIEW ON APOLLO ELEVEN BY ALAN HEIL United States. National Archives and Records Administration
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referencedIn Copy of Presidential Medal of Freedom Award to Margaret Mead Jimmy Carter Library
referencedIn University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Media Development Center. Sound and visual recordings, 1960-continuing : Media Development Center. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, McIntyre Library
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Philadelphia PA US
Subject
Population
Technology and civilization
Culture
Anthropology--Sepik River Valley (Indonesia and Papua New Guinea)
Omaha Indians
Human settlements
Ethnology--Papua New Guinea--Admiralty Islands
Ethnology--American Samoa
Balinese (Indonesian people)
Samoans
Anthropology--Papua New Guinea--Admiralty Islands
Anthropology--American Samoa
Peace
Cybernetics
Ethnology--Sepik River Valley (Indonesia and Papua New Guinea)
Anthropology--Great Plains
Ethnology--Indonesia--Bali
World War, 1939-1945
Wood carving
Anthropology--Study and teaching--Audio-visual aids
Anthropology--Indonesia--Bali
Ethnology
Interdisciplinary research
Industries, Primitive
Overpopulation
Women anthropologists
Nutrition
Anthropology
Ethnology--Great Plains
Technological innovations
Food habits
Health
Art, Primitive
Race
Occupation
Anthropologists, Women
Educators
Authors
Collector
Anthropologists
Women anthropologists
Function

Person

Birth 1901-12-16

Death 1978-11-15

Americans

English

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