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COLLECTIONS PRESENTED 

Mrs. Joseph Bancroft - A collection of baskets from the West coast of the United States and Canada.

Mrs. Margaret Neave Boswell and Mr. Pierson M. Neave - A collection from the Mandan Sioux, made about 1880 by their father, Dr. James L. Neave.

Mrs. Ruby S. Kaufman - A collection of ethnology from British Guiana.

Miss Louise Manny - A collection of baskets from the Micmac Indians of New Brunswick.

Dr. Mary Gladys Ogilvie - A general collection of ethnology from different sections of the United States.

COLLECTIONS ACQUIRED

The most noteworthy collection acquired by the Museum since that of the late Clarence B. Moore, is that of the late William M. Fitzhugh of San Francisco. Made by the late Mr. Lowe (who developed Mount Lowe in Los Angeles) from 1889 to 1905, this collection consists of 7,992 specimens of both ethnology and archaeology, ranging in territory from Alaska to Peru, and contains hundreds of unique and valuable pieces.
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research. For questions or comments regarding sensitive content, access, and use related to this collection, please contact transcribe@si.edu.