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Chaco Culture National Historical Park (N.M.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

1940 University of New Mexico Field School Photograph Collection

Identifier: Coll 0051
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of 135 black and white prints. The locations that occur most often are BC 52, Chetro Ketl, Jemez and Mesa Verde. The school is thought to have been in Mesa Verde on a field trip. Photographs depict excavations, landscapes, and students.

Prints: 93085 - 93219
Dates: 1940

1980-1984 Loop Road Project

Identifier: Coll 0014
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Correspondence, drawings, maps, notes, and photographs related to excavation and mitigation work associated with the Loop Road Project at 29SJ 626, 29SJ 597, 29SJ 329, 29SJ 622, the historic era Employees Quarters (also known as Hyde House) adjacent to Pueblo del Arroyo, and various other locations, including testing along the South Loop Road. There appear to be no records for the work done at 29SJ 622 (Acc 470), except for a field specimen list.
Dates: 1920-1990 (bulk dates: 1980-1984)

1997 Pecos Conference Records

Identifier: Coll 0305
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

This is an assembled collection containing planning notes, conference ephemera, maps, correspondences, financial records, newsletters, publications, negatives, photographs, obituaries, permit records, compact cassette tapes, papers presented, transcriptions, floppy disks, and exhibit materials.
Dates: 1996-2008 (bulk dates: 1997)

Ann and Susan Kent Collection

Identifier: Coll 0044
Scope and Contents Notes, Correspondence, Masters Thesis, Ephemera Collection consists of various documentation related to Susan Kent and Ann Kent’s travels in the Southwest and Mexico between 1926 and 1930, attending the UNM Field School sessions in 1929 and 1930. This includes correspondence, Field School Bulletins, written accounts from Anna Kent of her experiences, copies of articles, and the Masters thesis of Susan Kent.
Dates: 1924–1982 (bulk dates: 1924-1933)

Anne Harding Photograph Collection

Identifier: Coll 0050
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

The collection consists of 118 photographs and 1 photo album.

Pictures are from the UNM Chaco Canyon field school that Anne Harding attended in 1937. Many have brief notations on the back.
Dates: 1937

Archaeological Society of New Mexico Chaco Rock Art Field School Collection

Identifier: Coll 0026
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents: Includes photographs, negatives, slides, site forms, and drawings associated with rock art documentation of Chaco Canyon. Includes correspondence relating to the 1995 Archaeological Society of New Mexico Field School reunion in Chaco Canyon. Many negatives are missing, as are some field site records. The negatives were probably kept by the field school student taking the actual photograph. Contributors to this collection include Col. James Bain, Paul...
Dates: 1974-1995 (bulk dates: 1975-1982)

Armand Winfield Collection

Identifier: Coll 0045
Scope and Contents Manuscript,magazine and newspaper articles, Resumes, Press Releases, Lantern SlidesThis collection contains an unpublished manuscript entitled “Windy,” a bio-novel account of his experience at the 1939 and 1940 field schools as well as experience as a graduate student at the University of New Mexico. It also contains a photocopy of Armand's scrapbook with his captions, a resume, published articles of his plastics research, and glass lantern slides (circa 1940) which relate...
Dates: 1943-2003 (bulk dates: 1939-1940)

Bis Sa’Ani Region Archaeological Records

Identifier:  Coll 0027
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:Survey forms, field notes, reports, administrative records, maps, photos, publications, memorandums, correspondence relating to the Alamito Mitigation Project from 1979 to 1983 are contained within this collection. These documents could be of interest to scholars investigating the hard data recovered from this particular archaeological project. This collection holds a wealth of documentation from the Navajo Nation and the contract archaeologists involved in...
Dates: 1973-1996 (bulk dates: 1977-1983)

Carol Joiner Slide Collection

Identifier: Coll 0046
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Slides donated by Carol Joiner, a former volunteer in Chaco Canyon. These slides were taken between 1978 and 1981 and include images of Chetro Ketl, Kin Kletso, Penasco Blanco, the South Escarpment, Fajada Butte, Doll House Mesa, Pueblo Bonito, Jackson Stairway, Kin Kleso, South Gap, Gallo Canyon, Judd's Well and Alto Mesa. There are also 2 pictures of the Angel Peak Recreation Area and 6 Slides of Mesa Verde.
Dates: 1978-1981

Chaco Center Historic Photograph Collection

Identifier: Coll 0028
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents

Correspondence, Inventories, Film Negatives, Photographs, Photocards, Interpositives, Maps, Reports.

Some have been digitized.
Dates: 1887-1985 (bulk dates: 1920s–1940s)

Chaco Culture Interagency Management Group (IMG) Records

Identifier: Coll 0039
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents: Newspaper articles, drafts of congressional bills, reports of archeological sites and outliers, land surveys and reports, draft guidelines for management of Chaco Cultural Archeological Protection Sites, task directives, general management plans, congressional amendments and bills, archeological surveys, maps of archeological sites, Senate Subcommittee testimony, congressional records, and memorandums from involved agencies. Most of the material is dated between...
Dates: 1972-2006 (bulk dates: 1977-1996)

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Additional Lands Survey Records

Identifier: Coll 0003
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

This collection contains archeological site forms, analysis forms, aerial photographs, reports and correspondence.
Dates: 1983-1984

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Archaeological Preservation Program Records

Identifier: Coll 0022
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Reports, Treatment forms, Prints, Negatives, Contact sheets, Maps, Memos, Photologs and Inventories, SOPs, Annual Reports, Completion Reports
Dates: 1970-2010 (bulk dates: 1970-2007)

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Manuscript Collection

Identifier: Coll 0013
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Manuscripts, reports, magazine and journal articles, dissertations
Dates: 1861-2006

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Natural Resource Records

Identifier: Coll 0200
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

This collection contains records that capture and speak to the understanding and interpretation of the Natural Resources of the park. Included in this collection are records associated with research projects, studies, reports, data, park-wide annual inventories and counts, and other related documentation.
Dates: 1923-2011 (Bulk Dates: 1940-1999)

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Old Timers Reunion Collection

Identifier: Coll 0034
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Slides, Audiotapes, Photographs, Negatives, Photocards, Correspondence, Meeting notes, Papers
Dates: 1935-1997 (bulk dates: 1935-1990)

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Resource Management Records

Identifier: Coll 0300
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

This collection contains the Resource Management Records for Chaco Canyon National Historical Park. It contains Administration Records, Development and Maintenance Records, History and Archeology Records, Lands and Recreation Planning Files, and Natural and Social Sciences Files.
Dates: 1936-2004 (bulk dates: 1960-1990)

Chaco Culture National Historical Park Ruin Stabilization Records

Identifier: Coll 0021
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Records produced by the Ruin Stabilization Unit (RSU) during the course of stabilization projects in Chaco Canyon. Inlcudes stabilization reports, photographs, negatives, administrative files, and maps.
Dates: 1933-1976 (bulk dates: 1933-1969)

Chaco Wood Project Records

Identifier: Coll 0015
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Contains wood documentation forms, architecture recording forms, tree ring lab data, reports, field notes, site drawings, maps, correspondence, memos, administrative papers, electronic records on CD-R and/or other media.

*Note for 0015/002.005 suggests Tom Windes' papers were digitized.
Dates: 1919-2009 (bulk dates: 1985-2007)

Chaco World Heritage Site Designation Collection

Identifier: Coll 0302
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

The records include the original and amended nominators, memos, correspondence relating to the dedication, speeches at the dedication ceremony, the commemorative pamphlets, press releases, photographs and slides.
Dates: 1980-2002 (bulk dates: 1980-1988)

Chetro Ketl Painted Wood Records

Identifier: Coll 0004
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Gordon Vivian's records documenting the analysis and writing of the report. Includes correspondence, memos, draft reports, drawings, maps, black & white and color prints and negatives, and card files.
Dates: 1947-1978

David M. Brugge Collection

Identifier: Coll 0043
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:

Research materials for Navajo Survey of Chaco Canyon, conducted under the auspices of the NPS Chaco Project. Includes copies of books, drawings, photographs, maps, letters, notes, and copies of reports.
Dates: 1819-1976 (bulk dates: 1973-1976)

Donated Historic Photograph Collections

Identifier: Coll 0053
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents: Prints, negatives, glass lantern slides Note: For this collection, if the subject is a site photo, the Physical Description field is used to record the site number. The Physical Characteristics field contains information, if known, about whether or not there is a Safety Negative and where the photocard, if any, is housed. The Summary Notes field tallies the different formats of the image. The School of American Research donated collection was also pasted on to...
Dates: 1903-1976

Harold (Hal) E. Malde Repeat Photography Project Collection

Identifier: Coll 0041
Scope and Contents Scope and Contents:This collection contains the proofs, photos and negatives utilized for "Repeat Photography at Chaco Canyon Based on Photographs Made During the 1896-1899 Hyde Expedition and in the 1970s" and "Repeat Photography at Chaco Canyon NHP Based on Photographs Made in the 1930s, 1970s and the Year 2000."Malde obtained copies of Chaco photos from various sources, including the National Archive, Museum of New Mexico, National Anthropological Archive, and the New...
Dates: 1899 - 2000 (bulk dates: 1970 - 2000)

Historic Photograph Collection of Chaco Culture National Historical Park

Identifier: Coll 0018
Scope and Contents Scope and ContentsContains prints in a wide variety of sizes and conditions. In the case of the Historic Photograph Files, 4 x 5" prints were often cropped, then pasted onto NPS negative envelopes or photocards. Negative envelope contains both the negative and any additional prints of the image. There are also print file cards interspersed in this collection, but for the most part they do not have Chaco negative numbers. These may have come from the Regional Office or the...
Dates: 1903-1976 (bulk dates: 1941-1970)