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TABLE OF CONTENTS


Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents Note

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Field Materials, 1945-1968

RNA Notebook, 1945-1956

Institute of Latin American Studies, The University of Texas, Guatemala Survey Version "B," June 1965

Project Interviews, Dec. 1957-June 1958

Oversize Materials

The Benson Latin American Collection

Richard N. Adams Papers



Descriptive Summary

Creator Adams, Richard Newbold, 1924-
Title Richard N. Adams Papers
Dates: 1945-1968
Abstract The professional papers of anthropology professor Richard N. Adams. The Adams papers are currently stored off-site; contact the Benson Collection to request access.
Accession No.
OCLC Record No.
Extent Approx. 39 linear feet
Language English
Repository Benson Latin American Collection, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Richard N. Adams was a Professor of Anthropology at the University of Texas at Austin. His publications include Energy and Structure: A Theory of Social Power (1975) and Crucifixion by Power: Essays on Guatemalan National Social Structure, 1944-1966 (1966).

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Scope and Contents Note

NOTE: The Richard N. Adams papers are currently stored off-site; contact the Benson Collection to request access.

The Richard N. Adams Papers are arranged into five series. Series one,   Field Materials, contains notes, drafts, and reference materials relating to Adams' field work in Guatemala, Peru, and other Central American countries. Series two,   RNA Notebook, consists of typed note cards, grouped by country, that contain research notes. The third series is comprised of completed surveys from the   Institute of Latin American Studies, The University of Texas, Guatemala Survey Version "B", roughly grouped by geographic location. Series four,   Project Interviews, consists of five binders with notes and interview transcripts on Latin American research projects at other universities. The final series,   Oversized Materials, consists of maps, surveys, and posters that were separated from other collection materials due to size.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The Adams papers are currently stored off-site; contact the Benson Collection to request access.

Use Restrictions

Standard copyright restrictions apply.

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Index Terms

The Richard N. Adams Papers are classified under the following Subject Headings in the University of Texas Libraries catalog:
Adams, Richard Newbold, 1924--Archives
Social structure--Guatemala
Latin America--Social conditions
Guatemala--Social conditions

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cite as: Richard N. Adams Papers, Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas at Austin.

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Box and Folder Inventory

 

Field Materials, 1945-1968

box folder
1 Guatemala, 1945-1968
Field Notes
Magdalena, Ana. L. Diaz, 1951-1953
Magdalena, various, 1951
Magdalena, Ray Amir, 1951
Magdalena and Santa Maria Cauque, various, 1951
Magdalena, Ray Amir, 1951
Santa Maria Cauque, various, 1951
Santa Maria Cauque, Richard Adams, 1951
Aerial photographs, N.d.
San Andres Ceballos, Berta Pineda, 1951
Xenacoj, Berta Soberanis, 1951
San Antonio and Magdalena, various, 1951-1952
Magdalena, Richard Adams, 1951
Magdalena geneologies, 1951
Magdalena, Richard Adams, 1951
Magdalena, various, 1951
Magdalena, various, 1951
Magdalena, Schlesinger, 1951-1952
Magdalena, Rosalio Saquic, 1951
Psychological Test Material, N.d.
Assorted notes and research materials, c.1950-1966
Nutrition report, 1951
Flying, 1952
Bibliografía de Carlos Sapper
UT motor vehicle use reports, 1966
Theses and research papers on Guatemala, 1965-1968
Military, N.d.
Migratory Labor, 1966
School attendance, 1965
Land distribution, c.1963
Production agricolo, N.d.
Education, 1964-1965
Buttrey, 1967
Delsing, 1966
Delsing, Comalapa, Chimaltenango, 1966
Opus Dei, 1968
Buchler's comments N.d.
Notes on church chapter, 1967
Power organization evolution, c.1964
ILAS Central American Study proposal to Ford, 1963
Census data, c.1953-1964
Tables, maps, and figures
U.S. investments, 1965
U.S. voluntary agencies in Guatemala, 1965
Educación Media, 1963
Urban-Rural, 1963
General and combined total data on a national level, 1964-1966
Walter Smith thesis outline, 1968
Clippings, c.1965
FAR, The Science of Spying, 1965
Montaña de Jalapa, 1965
box folder
2 "Unused Material"
Asociación Nacional de Municipalidades
Industry data, c.1962
"Guatemala Political Change Symposium," c.1955
Central America, General, 1950-1969
Panama census data, 1950
Panama Indian census data, 1950
Panama census data, 1950-1952
El Salvador Wilcox survey, 1952
"The Class Basis of Argentine Political Parties," 1969
Muquiyauyo, Peru, c.1948-1954
"Change in the Andes: The Story of Muquiyauyo" draft, 1954
Mining material
Store survey, c.1949
Muquiyauyo statistics, 1948
Geneologies and kinship
Autobiographies, 1949
First draft Part I
First draft Part II
Fiesta organization notes
Introduction Part III
Indigina Mestizo
box folder
3 Survey, Muquiyauyo: La Familia
Various notes, includes religion
Various notes, includes outline
Notes, Jorge Muelle
"Rough Notes Used"
Reading notes, 1948-1949
Sketches and essays, 1950
Sicaya
Miscellaneous notes and survey data
Doc-A-20a series, Doc-G Series, Riego Lands, 1904, 1943
Doc-D Series, Doc-E Series, Doc-F Series
Doc-C Series, Santo Cristo
Punched cards
Notes by topic and page number
Glossary

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RNA Notebook, 1945-1956

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3 Panama, 1945, 1953
box folder
4 Panama, 1953
El Salvador, 1951, 1954
Costa Rica, 1953
Nicaragua, 1953
Guatemala, 1954
box folder
5 Guatemala, 1954-1956
Honduras, 1955

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Institute of Latin American Studies, The University of Texas, Guatemala Survey Version "B," June 1965

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6 Quetzaltenango: Quetzaltenango, Huitán, Almolonga, Cantel
Jutiapa: Pasaco
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7 Quetzaltenango: Huitán, Almolonga
Alta Verapaz: San Pedro Carcha, Tucurú, Pasmolón
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8 Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
Escuintla: Escuintla, El Baúl, Puerto San José, Concepción El Cedro, Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa, Tiquisate
Jutiapa: San José Acatempa
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9 Chimaltenango: Chimaltenango
Jutiapa: Pasaco
Escuintla: Guanagazapa
Quetzaltenango: Quetzaltenango
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10 Quetzaltenango: Almolonga, Quetzaltenango, Coatepeque
Chimaltenango: Comalapa, El Tejar, Tecpán, San Martín Jilotepeque
Jutiapa: El Adelanto
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11 Chimaltenango: Tecpán, Comalapa, San Martín Jilotepeque, El Tejar
Quetzaltenango: Cantel, Quetzaltenango
Jutiapa: Pasaco
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12 Quetzaltenango: San Martín Jilotepeque, Comalapa
Escuintla: Puerto San José, Concepción El Cedro
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13 Escuintla: Puerto San José, Brito, La Gomera, Chipilapa, Guanagazapa, Tiquisate
Santa Rosa: Santa Rosa
Chimaltenango: Chimaltenango, Yepocapa
Quetzaltenango: Sibilia, Coatepeque, Comalapa
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14 Quetzaltenango: Coatepeque
Jutiapa: San José Acatempa, Santa Catarina Mita
Escuintla: Tiquisate, Escuintla, San Vicente Pacaya, Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Chimaltenango: El Tejar
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15 Escuintla: Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa
Alta Verapaz: Tucurú, Pasmolon, Cobán, San Pedro Carchá
Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
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16 Quetzaltenango: Salcajá, Coatepeque
Alta Verapaz: Panzós, Cobán
Jutiapa: Jutiapa, Santa Catarina Mita, Pasaco
Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
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17 Jutiapa: Jutiapa, Santa Catarina Mita, San José Acatempa, Suchitara/Suchitán, Jalpatagua, El Adelanto
Chimaltenango: Chimaltenango
Escuintla: Brito
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18 Jutiapa: Jutiapa, Pasaco, San José Acatempa, Santa Catarina Mita
Quetzaltenango: El Baul, Coatepeque
Chimaltenango: Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa, Chimaltenango
Escuintla: La Gomera, Guanagazapa, Tiquisate, Concepción El Cedro, San Vicente Pacaya
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19 Jutiapa: Santa Catarina Mita
Quetzaltenango: Coatepeque
Chimaltenango: Yepocapa, Chimaltenango
Escuintla: Puerto San José, Brito, San Vicente Pacaya, Concepción El Cedro
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20 Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
Jutiapa: Jalpatagua, San José Acatempa, El Adelanto, Santa Catarina Mita
Alta Verapaz: Cobán
Quetzaltenango: Salcajá, Coatepeque
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21 Jutiapa: El Adelanto
Quetzaltenango: Coatepeque, Salcajá
Alta Verapaz: Cobán, Sebol
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22 Chimaltenango: El Tejar
Alta Verapaz: Cobán, Sebol
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23 Chimaltenango: El Tejar
Quetzaltenango: Quetzaltenango
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24 Alta Verapaz: Tucurú, Pasmolon, Sebol, Santa Cruz Verapaz, San Pedro Carchá, Tucurú, Panzós
Escuintla: Concepción El Cedro, La Gomera
Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
Jutiapa: Pasaco
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25 Escuintla: Puerto San José, Concepción El Cedro, La Gomera
Chimaltenango: Yepocapa
Alta Verapaz: Cobán
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26 Escuintla: Chipilapa
Quetzaltenango: Quetzaltenango, Huitán, Almolonga, Sibilia, Cantel

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Project Interviews, Dec. 1957-June 1958

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27 R.N. Adams Master Set no.1-99 [Chile, Bolivia, Peru]
R.N. Adams Master Set no.100-202, 300-362 [Chile, Bolivia, Peru]
R.N. Adams, Projects: Tennessee-Pub. Admin., Chicago-Economics, California-Agriculture [Chile, Bolivia]
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28 R.N. Adams, Projects: UNC-Sanitary Engineer, NCSC-Textile Engineer, Harvard-Nutrition, Cornell-Anthropology [Peru]
C.C. Cumberland, Projects: Mexico

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Oversize Materials

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29 Central America census information, 1950
Completed surveys, arranged by neighborhood
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30 Secretaria de Informacion posters
Maps, Guatemala, other Central America
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31 Maps, Guatemala, other Central America

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