William N. Fenton papers, 1933-2001


William N. Fenton papers, 1933-2001


A Yale-educated ethnographer, William Fenton devoted most of his career to study of the Iroquois Indians of New York State and Canada. Receiving his doctorate in 1937, Fenton worked with the Bureau of American Ethnology for a number of years before becoming Director of the New York State Museum and professor at SUNY Albany. The Fenton Papers covers all aspects of William Fenton's professional life, documenting his varied positions as community worker for the New York Agency of the U.S. Indian Service, 1935-1937 (accounts, reports, correspondence); associate anthropologist and senior ethnologist in the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1939-1951 (includes notebooks, letters from the field); Executive Secretary of Anthropology and Psychology, National Academy of Sciences-National Research Council, 1952-1954; and Assistant Commissioner, New York State Museum and Science Service, 1954-1968.

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A Wisconsin native, Lounsbury completed his undergraduate education at the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and took an MA degree there. He then went to Yale University and was awarded a Ph.D. for work on Oneida phonology and morphology in 1949. While in the Ph.D. program he started teaching, and remained at Yale for the rest of his career. Retiring in 1979, Lounsbury was appointed Sterling Professor Emeritus of Anthropology, a post he held until his death at age 84. I...

Barker, John

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Harris, Helen, 1955-

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Owen, Benjamin

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Bartlett, Charles E

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Stoffle, Carla and Simon Karter

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Bridges, Marjorie Lismer

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Adams, Percy G.

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Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950

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Frank G. Speck was an anthropologist. From the description of Naskapi scenes, [ca. 1930]. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122523446 From the guide to the Naskapi scenes, [ca. 1930], Circa 1930, (American Philosophical Society) Frank Gouldsmith Speck was an anthropologist. From the description of Delaware Indian material, 1928. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122440271 From the descripti...

Smith, Donald B.

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Martin, Marlene, 1943-

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Hallowell, A. Irving (Alfred Irving), 1892-1974

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Alfred Irving Hallowell, University of Pennsylvania anthropologist, was best known for his innovative use of the Rorschach Test in his studies of the psychological interrelations of individuals and their culture. Hallowell's field studies involved the Abenaki of Quebec; the Montagnais-Naskapi of Labrador; and especially the Ojibwa-speaking peoples of Wisconsin and the Lake Winnipeg region of Canada. From the description of Papers, 1892-1981. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122417092 ...

Redeye, Clara

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Erminie Wheeler-Voegelin, 1903-1988

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Davis, David J.

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Woodbury, Hanni

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Duchet, Michèle

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Witthoft, John

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John Witthoft taught in the Department of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania. From the description of Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1959-1969. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 191213574 Born October 4, 1921 in Oneonta, New York, John Witthoft had an unusual childhood. Suffering from scarlet fever at age 6, the disease left him with permanent eye damage and life-long tremors. His family saw these physical afflictions as retribution for his di...

Smith, Wilbur F.

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Kluckhohn, Clyde, 1905-1960

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Anthropologist and author. From the description of Papers of Clyde Kluckhohn, 1945-1948. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 233131951 Kluckhohn taught anthropology at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Clyde Kay Maben Kluckhohn, 1930-1960 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973102 Ashley Montagu, born Israel Ehrenberg on June 28, 1905, was a British-American anthropologist, specializing in the ar...

Jennings, Francis P.

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McIlwraith, T. F. (Thomas Forsyth), 1899-

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Fogelson, Raymond

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Gillette, Charles E.

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Trigger, Bruce G.

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Morrison, Alvin Hamblen, 1935-

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Tooker, Elisabeth

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Elisabeth Tooker is an anthropologist whose research includes Iroquois culture and history. Her graduate work was on Southwestern Indians. Tooker's published works include "An Ethnography of the Huron Indians, 1615-1649"; "The Iroquois Ceremonial of Midwinter"; and "Lewis H. Morgan on Iroquois Material Culture." From the description of Papers, 1945-1994. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122579049 An anthropologist and Iroquoian schol...

Hudson, Charles M.

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Preston, Richard J. (Richard Joseph), 1905-2001

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Pendergast, James F.

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Abrams, George H. J., 1939-

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Brandt, Elizabeth A.

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Professor of History, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University. From the description of Guide to the Elizabeth Brandt collection : manuscript, 1985-1986 / Labriola National American Indian Data Center, Department of Archives and Manuscripts, Arizona State University Libraries. (Scottsdale Public Library). WorldCat record id: 430214301 Elizabeth Brandt was born in Sanford, Florida, a rural farming area, in 1945. She receiv...

Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005

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William Nelson Fenton is an anthropologist and ethnologist specializing in Iroquoian studies. From the description of Papers relating to Indian affairs, 1709-1797. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122439907 From the guide to the George Chalmers papers relating to Indian affairs, 1750-1775, 1750-1775, (American Philosophical Society) William N. Fenton is an anthropologist specializing in Iroquois studies. He has published many papers, rev...

Eggan, Fred, 1906-1991

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Fred Eggan was born in Seattle, Washington on September 12, 1906. His parents, Alfred J. and Olive Smith Eggan, later relocated to Lake Forest, Illinois, a north suburb of Chicago. In 1923 Eggan came to the University of Chicago as an undergraduate and continued on to earn an M.A. in psychology with a minor in anthropology in 1928. His master's thesis was entitled "An Experimental Study of Attitudes toward Race and Nationality." From 1928 to 1930 he taught psychology, so...

Wykoff, M. William, 1934-

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Handsome Lake, 1735-1815

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Collier, Donald, 1911-1995

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Johansen, Bruce E. (Bruce Elliott), 1950-

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Keppler, Joseph

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Savard, Rémi

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Rowley, Howard

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Sapir, Edward, 1884-1939

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American anthropologist and linguist. From the description of Yana field notes: holographs, 1907. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldCat record id: 227536942 ...

Pouwer, Jan

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Lafitau, Joseph-François, 1681-1746

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United States Department of the Interior

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Martin, Robert A. (Robert Allen)

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New York State Museum

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Clinton F. Kilfoyle served as Curator of Paleontology for the New York State Geological Survey from 1926 to 1969. From the description of Paleontology Curator's correspondence files, 1941-1968. (New York State Archives). WorldCat record id: 83188750 The New York State Museum originated with the State Geological and Natural History Survey, established by the legislature in 1836 (Chapter 142). It was charged with completing a geological survey of the S...

Bierhorst, John

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John Bierhorst was born in 1936 in Boston, Massachusetts. He earned his B.A. from Cornell University (1958). He was a concert pianist, but later became an author and translator of stories focusing on the customs, traditions and tales of Native Americans. Biographical Source: Something About the Author, v. 91, pp. 20-23. From the guide to the John Bierhorst papers, undated, 1969-1974, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collection...

Smith, Donald B. and Bryan Winslow Colwell

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Jennings, Francis, 1918-2000

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