Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914

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Adolph Bandelier was a prominent archaeologist in the Southwest and Latin America. His second wife Fanny Ritter Bandelier was intimately involved with his professional career, most often as a translator. The Bandeliers' were in Spain, locating and translating Spanish documents pertaining to the Southwest, at the time of Adolph's death in 1914. Fanny Ritter Bandelier finished the work in Spain, returned to the United States, and taught at Fisk University until her death in 1936.

From the description of Bandelier collection, 1880-1966, (bulk, 1880-1927). (Museum of New Mexico Library). WorldCat record id: 37518581

Swiss-American historian, archaeologist, anthropologist and explorer.

From the guide to the Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier photographs and typescript of a letter, 1940 and undated, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Bandelier was a famous American archeologist and explorer, here reporting from Santa Fe.

From the description of Letters, 1891 : to Charles Lummis. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 17021677

Adolph F. Bandelier, 1840-1914, began archaeological explorations in New Mexico in 1880 as the first Fellow of the Archaeological Institute of America. While he also conducted expeditions in South America and Mexico, this collection pertains to his Southwestern explorations. This period of his research was overseen by Professor Charles Eliot Norton, of Harvard, who was President of the Archaeological Institute of America at the time. Norton employed Bandelier to pursue investigations in New Mexico. His work was also heavily influenced by Lewis Henry Morgan.

From the description of Sketches, 1880-1893. (University of New Mexico-Main Campus). WorldCat record id: 48102284

Adolph F. Bandelier. Part of the Identified Persons Pictorial Collection PICT 992-014 (Box 1, Folder 1).

Adolph F. Bandelier, 1840-1914, began archaeological explorations in New Mexico in 1880 as the first Fellow of the Archaeological Institute of America. While he also conducted expeditions in South America and Mexico, this collection pertains to his Southwestern explorations. This period of his research was overseen by Professor Charles Eliot Norton, of Harvard, who was President of the Archaeological Institute of America at the time. Norton employed Bandelier to pursue investigations in New Mexico. His work was also heavily influenced by Lewis Henry Morgan.

From the guide to the Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier Sketches, 1880-1893, (University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research.)

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creatorOf Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier Sketches, 1880-1893 The University of New Mexico, University Libraries, Center for SouthwestResearch
referencedIn Hemenway Southwestern Archaeological Expedition papers, 1886-1896. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Lange, Charles H. Charles H. Lange collection, 1950-1980. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Letters, 1891 : to Charles Lummis. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Thomas B. Catron Papers, 1692-1934 The University of New Mexico, University Libraries, Center for SouthwestResearch
creatorOf Hemenway Southwestern Archaeological Expedition (1886-1894). Hemenway Expedition records, 1886-1914. Harvard University, Tozzer Library
creatorOf Adolph Bandelier Letters, 1889-1892 Fray Angélico Chávez History Library, New Mexico History Museum.
referencedIn Beatrice Chauvenet Collection, 1918-1991 Fray Angélico Chávez History Library, New Mexico History Museum.
creatorOf Smith, Erminnie Adele Platt, 1836-1886. [Peabody Museum director records, Frederic W. Putnam (1839-1915), 1870-1923]. Harvard University, Tozzer Library
creatorOf Lummis, Charles, 1859-1928. Charles Fletcher Lummis Manuscript Collection 1879-1928 [manuscript materials] : at the Autry National Center / Charles Fletcher Lummis. Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum
referencedIn Schaefer, Jack, 1907-1991. Jack Schaefer Papers, 1920-1968. University of New Mexico-Main Campus
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Histoire de la Colonisation et des Missions de Sonora, Chihuahua, Nouveau Mexique, et Arizona jusqu'a l'Année 1700 : Santa Fe : ms., 1887 Oct. 18. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Adolph Bandelier Collection The Palace of the Governors, Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Bandelier collection of copies of documents relative to the history of New Mexico and Arizona [microform]. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Bandelier collection of copies of documents relative to the history of New Mexico and Arizona [microfilm manuscript]. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. [Letter from A.F. Bandelier to Mrs. Mary Hemenway, November 28th, 1889]. Harvard University, Tozzer Library
referencedIn Ashmead, Albert S. (Albert Sydney), 1850-1911. Papers, 1869-1910. College of Physicians of Philadelphia
referencedIn Valentini, Philipp J. J. (Philipp Johann Josef), 1828-1899. [Letter, 18]79, N[ew] York / Ph. Valentini. Jenks Library at Gordon College, Jenks Library
referencedIn Salisbury family. Papers, 1674-1916. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928. Letters, 1908-1911 : to Adolph Bandelier. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn William G. Ritch Collection, 1539-1901, bulk 1845-1882 The Huntington Library
referencedIn Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. Letters to Henry W. Haynes, 1879-1892. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Haynes, Henry W. (Henry Williamson), 1831-1912. Henry W. Haynes papers, 1805-1912. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier photographs and typescript of a letter, 1940 and undated New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Twitchell, Ralph Emerson, 1859-1925. Letter : East Las Vegas, N.M., to Prof. F.W. Hodge, Washington, D.C., 1910 Jan. 25. Newberry Library
referencedIn Jack Schaefer Papers, 1920-1968 The University of New Mexico, University Libraries, Center for SouthwestResearch
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Adolph Bandelier letters, 1889-1892. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Paul A. F. Walter Papers, 1913-1941 Fray Angélico Chávez History Library, New Mexico History Museum.
referencedIn Walter, Paul A. F. Paul A. F. Walter papers, 1913-1941. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928. Lummis correspondence series papers, 1880-1928 / Chas. F. Lummis. Southwest Museum, Braun Research Library
creatorOf Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893. Francis Parkman papers, 1565-1903. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn American Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Anthropology. Field notes and manuscripts, 1851-1970, 1890-1960 (bulk). American Museum of Natural History. Department of Anthropology
referencedIn Bandelier, Fanny Ritter. Letters to Dr. Leslie A. White : Nashville, Tenn., 1935-1936. California Digital Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Adolph Francis Alphonse Bandelier, 1880-1887. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Cochet, Jean, 1698-1771. Experience[u] de Physique, partie I [-II] : manuscript, 1746 / par Monsieur Cochet professeur de philosophie au College Mazarin année 1746. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Ms. collection. American Museum of Natural History
creatorOf Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893. Francis Parkman papers III, 1761-1932. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. Papers, ca.1845-1908 Houghton Library
creatorOf Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921. Thomas B. Catron papers, 1692-1934. University of New Mexico-Main Campus
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Bandelier collection, 1880-1966, (bulk, 1880-1927). Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Chauvenet, Beatrice. Beatrice Chauvenet collection, 1918-1991. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Charles H. Lange Collection, 1950-1980 The Palace of the Governors, Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.
creatorOf Palomares de Vargas, Alonso. Regimiento de nauigacion : con muchas adiciones futiles y neefarias hecho En la ciudad de los Reyes / por Alonso palomares devargas vezino y natural de la ciudadeca díz, año de 1594. American Museum of Natural History
referencedIn Fiske, Turbesé Lummis. Charles F. Lummis : a brief biography, after 1928. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Sketches, 1880-1893. University of New Mexico-Main Campus
referencedIn Boas-Rukeyser Collection, 1869-1940. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Documentary history of the Rio Grande pueblos of New Mexico: part 1 1536 to 1542, ca.1900. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928. Lummis correspondence series papers, 1880-1928 / Chas. F. Lummis. Gene Autry Western Heritage Museum
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referencedIn Bandelier, Adolph F. A. Chaco Research Archive
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associatedWith American Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Anthropology. corporateBody
associatedWith Ashmead, Albert S. (Albert Sydney), 1850-1911. person
associatedWith Bandelier, Fanny Ritter person
associatedWith Bandelier, Fanny Ritter. person
associatedWith Biblioteca apostolica vaticana. corporateBody
associatedWith Castañeda de Nájera, Pedro de, 16th cent. person
associatedWith Catron, Thomas Benton, 1840-1921. person
associatedWith Charles Scribner's Sons. corporateBody
associatedWith Chauvenet, Beatrice. person
associatedWith Cochet, Jean, 1698-1771. person
associatedWith Coronado, Francisco Vásquez de, 1510-1554. person
associatedWith Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900. person
associatedWith Fiske, Turbesé Lummis. person
associatedWith Haynes, Henry W. (Henry Williamson), 1831-1912. person
correspondedWith Hemenway, Mary, 1820-1894 person
associatedWith Hemenway Southwestern Archaeological Expedition (1886-1894) corporateBody
associatedWith Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956. person
associatedWith Huntington Free Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. person
associatedWith Leo XIII, Pope, 1810-1903. person
associatedWith Lummis, Charles Fletcher, 1859-1928. person
associatedWith Museum of New Mexico. corporateBody
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. person
associatedWith Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, 16th cent. person
associatedWith Palomares de Vargas, Alonso. person
associatedWith Parkman, Francis, 1823-1893. person
associatedWith Radin, Paul, 1883-1959. person
associatedWith Ritch, William G. person
associatedWith Salisbury family. family
associatedWith Schaefer, Jack, 1907- person
associatedWith Schaefer, Jack, 1907-1991. person
associatedWith Twitchell, Ralph Emerson, 1859-1925. person
associatedWith Valentini, Philipp J. J. (Philipp Johann Josef), 1828-1899. person
associatedWith Villagrá, Gaspar Pérez de, d. 1620. person
correspondedWith Villard, Henry, 1835-1900 person
associatedWith Walter, Paul A. F. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New Mexico
Mexico, North
Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)
Peru
New Mexico
Southwest, New
Arizona
Peru
West (U.S.)
Mexico
Southwest, New
Mexico
New Mexico
Southwest, New
Arizona
New Mexico
America
New Mexico
Mexico
New Mexico
New Mexico
Cibola (Ariz.)
Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)
Chaco Canyon (N.M.)
Southwest, New
Southwest, New
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)
Andes Region
America
Rio Grande
New Mexico
Santa Fe (N.M.)
Mexico--Chihuahua (State)
Sonora (Mexico : State)
Arizona
Chihuahua (Mexico)
Subject
Archaeology--Southwest, New
Excavations (Archaeology)
Indians of North America
Indians of North America--History--Sources
Pueblo Indians--Antiquities
Missions--History--Sources
Ethnology
Pueblo Indians
Archaeology--Mexico
Excavations (Archeology)
Tiwa Indians
Zuni Indians
Ethnology--Andes Region
Indians of North America--Antiquities
Archaeologists
Ethnology--Southwest, New
Indians of North America--Southwest, New--Antiquities
Mines and Mineral Resources
Indians of Mexico--History--Sources
Acoma Indians
Archaeology
Indians of Mexico
Mines and mineral resources--Peru
Missions
Excavations (Archaeology)--New Mexico
Occupation
Activity

Person

Birth 1840-08-06

Death 1914-03-18

Swiss

Spanish; Castilian,

French,

English,

German

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