Summary


Overview

Creator:

Princeton University. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Title:

Indians of Chiapas, Mexico, Film Negatives Collection

Dates:

1946-1964

Size:

1 linear feet, 2 film negative boxes, 1 archival box, 1 half-sized archival box

Call number:

WC058

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

Consists of 14 negatives (8x10 inches) of the Lacandón Maya by Giles G. Healey made at the same time he discovered the Maya murals at Bonampak while on assignment from The United Fruit Company in 1946, and approximately 1,500 negatives (120 format, 6 centimeters) of the Tzeltal and Lacandón Maya of the Chiapas Highlands taken by Ralph Hilt from approximately 1960 to 1964.