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Joseph Lindon Smith papers, 1647-1965, bulk 1873-1965

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Series 5: Notes and Writings , 1783-1963
(Box 4-6; 2.0 linear feet)

Notes and writings include engagement calendars, notebooks, lists of art work, lecture notes, minutes of meetings, notes on family history and travel, and numerous miscellaneous typescripts by the Smiths and others of essays and anecdotes about art, culture, travel, and many other topics. Also found are drafts for "Egypt - My Winter Home."
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Engagement Calendar, 1914
4
56
Engagement Calendar, 1944
4
57
Notebook 1, undated
4
58
Notebook 2, undated
4
59
Notebook 3, undated
4
60
Notebook 4, undated
4
61
Notebook 5, undated
4
62
Notebook 6, 1942
4
63
Notes on Asia, undated
4
64
Notes on the Careers of Maya Archaeologists, undated
4
65
Notes on Egypt, undated
(2 folders)
4
66-67
Notes by Corinna Smith on "Egyptian Religion,", undated
4
68
Notes on Cecil Firth's Excavations, undated
4
69
Notes on Mexico and Central America, undated
4
70
Notes on Persia, undated
4
71
Notes on George Reisner, undated
(2 folders)
4
72-73
Notes on Writers in Arabic, undated
4
74
Autograph of Kit Carson; Autograph of Finnish Folk Singer Selma Borg, undated
4
75
Lists of Art Work, 1931-1935, undated
(2 folders)
4
76-77
Notes on Family History, 1945-1950
4
78
Minutes of Meeting of Archeological Club, 1947
5
1
Notes Describing Karnak, 1947
5
2
Card File of Egyptian Art Work, 1948
5
3
Transcript of Remarks by Abd Essalam Hussein Delivered at the United States National Sculpture Society, 1948
5
4
Transcript of Broadcast for Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs, 1949
5
5
Notes on Sakkara, 1949
5
6
Minutes of Meeting Concerning Recommendations to Trustees, 1950
5
7
Lecture Notes for "Journey Into the Past" for the Metropolitan Museum, 1952
5
8
Minutes of Meeting of International Cooperation Administration, 1958
5
9
Minutes of Meeting of the American Research Center in Egypt, 1963
5
10
Miscellaneous Anecdotes, undated
(9 folders)
5
11-19
Miscellaneous Notes, 1915-1946, undated
(4 folders)
5
20-23
Typescript "A Letter Addressed to Students of the Art of Painting and to his Professional Brethern,", undated
5
24
Manuscript "Amman and Air Force,", undated
5
25
Typescripts "The Dissenting Shi'a Sect" and "The Dream,", undated
5
26
Typescripts "Hadiths" and "Maya Civilization,", undated
5
27
Poems, undated
5
28
Manuscripts for Lectures on Portrait Painting, undated
5
29
Typescript "Three Dublin Artists,", undated
5
30
Typescript "Colored Statues" Describing Events in 1891, undated
5
31
Typescript Describing Travel to Greece in 1894, undated
5
32
Typescript "Primitive Travel" Describing Events in 1898, undated
5
33
Typescript "Quirigua and Copan" Describing Events in 1900; Typescript "With the Carnegie Staff at Chichen,", undated
5
34
Typescript "The Sarcophagus Found at Sidon" Describing Events in 1900, undated
5
35
Typescript "Baalbek" Describing Events in 1900; Typescripts "Palmyra" and "Petra" Describing Events in 1930, undated
5
36
Typescript Describing Travel to Japan in 1901, undated
5
37
Typescript Describing Travel to Japan in 1901 and 1910, undated
5
38
Typescript "Visits to Italy and England" Describing Events in 1907, undated
5
39
Manuscript Describing Travel to Egypt in 1909, undated
5
40
Typescript "A Visit to London" Describing Events in 1909, undated
5
41
Typescript Describing Travel to China in 1910, undated
5
42
Typescripts "The Ypres Salient," "Fort Douaumont," and "Fort De Vaux" Describing Events in 1918, undated
5
43
Typescript Describing Events in World War I, undated
5
44
Typescript "Things Done by Mr. Smith,", 1918
5
45
Typescript "Notes for Mr. Smith,", 1918
5
46
Typescript "Economic Crisis in Germany in October 1920,", undated
5
47
Typescript "Siam" Describing Events in 1921, undated
5
48
Manuscript "the Dieng Plateau" Describing Events in 1921, undated
5
49
Typescript Describing Travel to Java in 1921, undated
5
50
Typescript Describing Travel to Bankok in 1921 and to Canton in 1923, undated
5
51
Typescript Describing Travel to Mexico in 1926, undated
5
52
Typescript "Fido,", 1926
5
53
Manuscript "Excavations at Ur" Describing Events in 1930, undated
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54
Typescript "Ur of the Chaldees and Other Way Stations" Describing Events in 1930, undated
5
55
Manuscript "Conflicting Ideas in Egypt of Today" Describing Events in 1931, undated
5
56
Typescripts "The Trip to Persepolis" Describing Events in 1935, undated
(2 folders)
5
57-58
Manuscript Describing Travel to Egypt, 1936
5
59
Typescript "Experience in Luxor" Describing Events in 1939, undated
5
60
Typescript "Journal Abydos" Describing Events in 1939, undated
(2 folders)
5
61-62
Typescript for Lecture on Egypt for Bryn Mawr Benefit, 1940
5
63
Report on Paintings of Sculpture and Architectural Details of the Ruins of Chichenitza, 1940
5
64
Manuscript of Fund-Raising Address for the U.S.O., 1941
5
65
Typescript "Sesostris Shrine at Karnak,", 1947
5
66
Manuscript Describing Travel to Egypt, 1948
5
67
Transcript of Lecture on Egypt for Visiting Committee on Semitic and Egyptian Civilizations, 1948
5
68
Report to Visiting Committee of Egyptian Department, 1949
5
69
Typescript "The 'New' Egypt,", 1949
5
70
Typescript of Address to the Smithsonian Institution, 1950
5
71
Typescript 1: "Egypt: My Winter Home,", 1950
(12 folders)
5
72-83
Typescript 2: "Egypt: My Winter Home,", 1950
(3 folders)
5
84-86
Typescript 3: "Egypt: My Winter Home,", 1950
(19 folders)
6
1-19
Miscellaneous Typescript Fragments, undated
6
20
Typescript "Joseph Lindon Smith" by Unidentified Author, undated
6
21
Typescript "Joseph Lindon Smith - In Memorium" by Unidentified Author, 1950-1951
6
22
Typescript by Unidentified Author Describing Travel to the Southwest United States, undated
6
23
Typescript "Garibaldi's Chapel" by Unidentified Author, undated
6
24
Manuscript "Gleanings" by Unidentified Author, undated
6
25
Typescript by Unidentified Author Concerning Gouda, the Shikari, undated
6
26
Typescript by Unidenfied Author Concerning Mark Twain's First Summer in Dublin, 1905
6
27
Report Concerning Paul Cravath's Visit to Persepolis by the Field Director of the Iranian Expedition, 1936
6
28
Typescript by Unidentified Author Concerning the British in Egypt in 1945, undated
6
29
Poems by Claude M. Fuess, 1933-1939
6
30
Manuscript Concerning George Yarnell by Lois Anna Greene, undated
6
31
Manuscript "The Hallucinations of Grandfather Chad" by Lois Anna Greene, undated
6
32
Typescript "A Painter of Ancient Masterpieces: Joseph Lindon Smith" by Anne Webb Karnaghan, undated
6
33
Poem "Our Mudir" by Mahmud, 1935
6
34
Poems by Rebecca London Malicheff, undated
6
35
Typescript "Studies in Nietzschean Cosmology" by George Morgan, 1931
6
36
Typescript "The Ancient Maya" by Sylvanus G. Morley, undated
6
37
Manuscript "Description of a Fire Dance on the Navajo Reservation at Nara" by Frances Smith Otis, 1928
6
38
Typescript "An Artist's Unique Estate at Dublin Lake, Dublin, N.H." by Harris Walter Reynolds, undated
6
39
Manuscript Concerning Travel to Asia by Denman Ross, 1923
6
40
Manuscript "The Dying Sayings of John Jencks" Copied by Chad Smith, 1783
6
41
Poems by Emma Greenleaf Smith, undated
6
42
Typescript "Madonna Del Fieno" by Hermann Voss, W. Bode, and Prof. Fischel, 1927
6
43
Typescript "Eulogy of the Dog" by George Graham Vest, undated
6
44
Miscellaneous Poems, 1886-1947, undated
(2 folders)
6
45-46
Miscellaneous Writings by Others, undated
6
47

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