Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:
Bob Schaffer papers
Bob Schaffer served as Colorado's Fourth District Congressional Representative for six years (1997-2002) as a member of the Republican party. He focused on Colorado's agricultural and educational needs in Washington, sponsoring and co-sponsoring legislation. A majority of the collection consists of legislation related to education and resource management. Some objects, photographs, slides, and framed pictures are in the collection as well, highlighting his success in Congress.
Dates: 1964-2003; Majority of material found within 1996-2002
Series — Box 1
Scope and Contents Series 06 consists of 2,830 photographs, the vast majority of which (approximately 2,450) are color transparencies, also known as slides. The images document ongoing field work at the Yellow Jacket Complex, including sites 5MT-1, 5MT-2, 5MT-3, and 5MT-5, as well as the social life of the field crew and supervisors, the scenery and environs surrounding the area, and other sites in the region. A number of slides depict excavated objects, most of which are cermaics associated with a burial...
Joe Ben Wheat papers
Scope and Contents This collection contains documents, photographs, and objects collected or created by Joe Ben Wheat (1916-1997), archaeologist and curator at the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History. Textual material in the collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, magazines, academic journal articles, student papers and dissertations, manuscripts, maps, archaeological site reports, professional society conference materials, and ephemera. Photographic material includes photographic...
Found in: CU Museum of Natural History / Joe Ben Wheat papers
Yellow Jacket collection
Scope and Contents The Yellow Jacket collection consists of documents and photographs created by faculty, students, and staff in the course of operating an archaeological field school at an area known as the Joe Ben Wheat Complex, or Yellow Jacket, in southwestern Colorado. Yellow Jacket is recognized as one of the most important archaeological remnants of the Mesa Verde branch of Ancestral Puebloan culture. The University of Colorado Museum of Natural History (CUMNH) operated a field school at...
Dates: 1954-2006 (Inclusive); 1954-1991 (Bulk)
Found in: CU Museum of Natural History / Yellow Jacket collection