Oral History Center - UC Berkeley Library

Frederick Webb Hodge: Ethnologist

Hodge, Frederick Webb
Gilb, Corrine
Frederick Webb Hodge: Ethnologist
Education, Washington, DC; early years of the US Geological Survey; history of the Hemenway Archaeological Expedition, 1886, and other Southwest expeditions of the 1890s; the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1889-1918 (head, 1910-18); the Handbook of American Indians, 1907 and 1910, and other editing; curatorial work, Smithsonian Institution, 1901-05; excavating Hawikuh for the Museum of the American Indians, 1920s; the Southwest Museum; comments on Charles F. Lummis, Adolf Bandelier, John P. Harrington, F. H. Cushing, and other scientist friends and colleagues.
Subject area(s):
Community and Identity
Interview date(s):
1954 1956
Education and University of California - Individual Interviews
Oskicat record:
Hodge, Frederick Webb. "Frederick Webb Hodge: Ethnologist." Interview by Corrine Gilb in 1954 and 1956. Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 1957.