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This collection reflects the donor's years of research and teaching in the field of anthropology of the Washo and Great Basin Indians and does not include any of his work on African cultures (1859-1992). Created by Warren L. D'Azevedo who was a graduate student of anthropology.
Includes Moore's journals containing notes about his work, bird sightings, nature observations, activities, and thoughts; daily calendars; Nevada bird logs and lists recording sightings of birds throughout the state; and archaeological field notes from excavations in Nevada.
Joseph Magdal Moore is an archaeologist and avid birder currently living in Carson City, Nevada. Collection includes Moore's Nevada bird lists and logs; reports and surveys concerning Great Basin archaeology, flora and fauna; artifact and flake analyses; lithic glossaries; journal articles authored by Moore or collected by him, especially those by David H. Thomas. Additional personal materials include daily calendars and address books, a yearbook, and a scrapbook (1980-1998).
Steven R. James was an archaeologist employed by Intermountain Research, Silver City, Nevada. Collection contains a professional paper that examines the written sources for and archaeological investigations of the prehistory of southern Nevada (1981).
- Subject: Archaeology -- Nevada X
- Archaeology -- Nevada 3
- Excavations (Archaeology) -- Nevada 3
- Bird watching -- Nevada 2
- Birds -- Nevada 2
- Nevada -- Antiquities 2
- Archaeology -- Great Basin 1
- Excavations (Archaeology) -- Great Basin 1
- Great Basin -- Antiquities 1
- Indians of North America -- Ethnobotany -- Nevada 1
- Indians of North America -- Nevada -- Pine Nut Mountains 1
- Nevada -- Description and travel 1
- Peyotism -- Nevada 1
- Pine Nut Mountains (Nev.) 1
- Stone implements 1
- Washo Indians -- Folklore 1
- Washo Indians -- Land tenure 1
- Washo Indians -- Languages 1
- Washo Indians -- Politics and government 1
- Washo baskets 1 ∧ less
- Moore, Joseph Magdal, 1941- 2
- D'Azevedo, Warren L. 1
- Great Basin Anthropological Conference 1
- Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada 1
- Intermountain Research (Silver City, Nev.) 1