Carl V. Hartman and the Costa Rica Collections

Alphabetical Bibliography

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A synopsis of the important elements of each article is included below.

  • Alvarsson, Jan-Åke and Staffan Brunius. 1994. A Brief Introduction to the History of Swedish Americanists. Acta Americana 2(2):41-64.
  • Baudez, Claude F. 1967. Recherches Archéologiques dans La Vallée du Tempisque, Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Travaux & Memoires de L'Institut des Hautes Études de L'Amérique Latine 18. Université de Paris.
  • Baudez, Claude F. 1971. Central America. London, Barrie & Jenkins.
  • Benson, Elizabeth P. 1997. Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America. Gainesville, University Press of Florida, 162 pp.
  • Beuchat, H. 1909. [Review of] Archaeological Researches on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica (Recherches archéologiques au Costa-Rica, côte du Pacifique). Journal de la Société de Américanistes de Paris 6:279-280.
  • Brunius, Staffan. 1984. Carl V. Hartman: svensk arkeolog-etnograf i Centralamerika. Occasional Papers, Institute of Latin American Studies, Stockholm, 16 pp.
  • Cowin, Verna L. 1974. Preliminary investigation into stylistic seriation of Costa Rican pottery recovered 1896 to 1903 by Carl V. Hartman. Typescript, Section of Anthropology, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 27 pp., appendix.
  • Fonseca Z., Oscar M. 1975. Preliminary report on Hartman collection. Typescript, Section of Anthropology, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 36 pp., 3 figures, 36 tables.
  • Fonseca Zamora, Oscar. 1984. Reflexiones sobre la investigación arqueologica en Costa Rica: una perspectiva histórica. Pp. 15-27, in Inter-Regional Ties in Costa Rican Prehistory (Esther Skirboll and Winifred Creamer, editors). BAR [British Archaeological Reports] International Series 226.
  • Fonseca Zamora, Oscar. 1996. Historia antigua de Costa Rica: Surgimiento y caracterización de la primera civilización costarricense. San José, Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica.
  • Fonseca Z., Oscar and James B. Richardson III. 1978. South American and Mayan Cultural Contacts at the Las Huacas site, Costa Rica. Annals of Carnegie Museum 47:281-298. Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Fonseca Z., Oscar and Richard Scaglion. 1978. Stylistic analysis of stone pendants from the Las Huacas burial ground, northwestern Costa Rica. Annals of Carnegie Museum 47:281-298. Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Franzén, Olle. 1969. Hartman, Carl Vilhelm. Svenskt Biografiskt Lexikon 18(87):299-301.
  • Gordon, G. B. 1906 [Review of] Archaeological Researches in Costa Rica. American Anthropologist 8:580-581.
  • Hartman, Carl V. 1901. Archaeological Researches in Costa Rica. The Royal Ethnographical Museum, Stockholm, 195 pp., 486 figures, 87 plates.
  • Hartman, Carl V. 1902. Arkeologiska undersökningar på Costa Ricas ostkost. Ymer 21:19-55 + 10 plates.
  • Hartman, Carl V. 1907. Archaeological Researches on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum, 3:1-188 + 72 figures and 47 plates.
  • Hartman, Carl V. 1907. The Alligator as a plastic decorative motive in certain Costa Rican pottery. American Anthropologist, new series, 9:307-314 + 5 plates.
  • Hartman, C. V. 1907a. Archaeological Researches on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. Memoirs of the Carnegie Museum 3:1-188.
  • Hartman, C. V. 1907b. The Alligator as a plastic decorative motive in certain Costa Rican pottery. American Anthropologist 9:307-314.
  • Hartman, Carl V. 1910. Some features of Costa Rican Archaeology (An Abstract). Verhandlungen des XVI Internationalen Amerikanisten-Kongresses, Wein, 9 bis 14 September 1908:301-306 + 6 figures. 2.3.2
  • Hartman, C. V. 1910. Some features of Costa Rican Archaeology (An Abstract). Verhandlungen des XVI Internationalen Amerikanisten-Kongresses, Wein, 9 bis 14 September 1908: 301-306.
  • Heckenberger, Michael J. and David R. Watters. 1993. Ceramic remains from Carl V. Hartman¹s 1903 excavations at Las Huacas cemetery, Costa Rica. Annals of Carnegie Museum 62:97-129. Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Holmes, W. H. 1908 [Review of] Archaeological Researches on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. American Anthropologist 10:128-133.
  • Jones, Julie. 1998. Introduction. Pp. 11-21, in Jade in Ancient Costa Rica (Julie Jones, editor). New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 127 pp.
  • Lindblom, Gerhard. 1941. Obituary: Carl Vilhelm Hartman 1862-1941. Ethnos 5:187.
  • Lindberg, Christer. 1996. En instruktion för arkeologiska utgrävningar - om pionjärerna Hjalmar Stolpe och Carl V. Hartman. Fornvännen 19:81-90.
  • Lothrop, Samuel Kirkland. 1926. Pottery of Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Contributions from the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation 8:1-529 (2 volumes).
  • Lutz, Christopher H. 2001. Un científico sueco en Centroamérica: Carl Vilhelm Hartman (1862-1941). Mesoamérica 41:137-145.
  • MacCurdy,George Grant 1905 [Review of] Archaeological Researches in Costa Rica. The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland XXXV:437-442.
  • Metzgar, Don. n.d. The Ferraz portion of the Hartman Costa Rican collection. Typescript, Section of Anthropology, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 5 pp. + 3 figures. [probably done in the 1970s]
  • Ohlsson de Formoso, Anita. 1991. Carl V. Hartman: Arqueología costarricense (textos publicados y diarios inéditos). San José, Editorial de la Universidad de Costa Rica, 133 pp.
  • Peet, Stephen D. 1904. [Review of] Archaeological Researches in Costa Rica. American Antiquarian 26:249-256.
  • Poole, Andréa Lynell. 1988. Two Late-Period polychrome vessels at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History: Evidence of Post-Classic Mexican influence in Costa Rica. Unpublished Master of Arts thesis, Department of Fine Arts, University of Pittsburgh, 50 pp., 23 figures, 1 table, 5 maps.
  • Richardson, James B., III. 1984. Preface. Pp. iv-v, in Inter-Regional Ties in Costa Rican Prehistory (Esther Skirboll and Winifred Creamer, editors). BAR [British Archaeological Reports] International Series 226.
  • Rowe, John Howland. 1959. Carl Hartman and His Place in the History of Costa Rican Archaeology. Actas del XXXIII Congreso Internacional de Americanistas 2:268-279. San José, Costa Rica.
  • Seler, Eduard 1904. [Review of] Archäologische Untersuchungen in Costarica. Globus LXXXV(15):233-239.
  • Skirboll, Esther. 1981. The Transitional Period in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica: An Analysis of Pottery from the Curridabat and Concepción sites. Unpublished PhD dissertation, Department of Anthropology, University of Pittsburgh, 238 pp., 96 figures, 7 tables.
  • Skirboll, Esther. 1984. Carl Hartman and the Beginning of Scientific Archaeology in Costa Rica. Pp. 1-13, in Inter-Regional Ties in Costa Rican Prehistory (Esther Skirboll and Winifred Creamer, editors). BAR [British Archaeological Reports] International Series 226.
  • Skirboll, Esther and Winifred Creamer (editors). 1984. Inter-Regional Ties in Costa Rican Prehistory. BAR [British Archaeological Reports] International Series 226. Oxford, British Archaeological Reports, 276 pp.
  • Skirboll, Esther. 1984. Pottery from Curridabat and Concepción in the Central Highlands of Costa Rica. Annals of Carnegie Museum 53:47-70. Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Stone, Doris. 1977. Pre-Columbian Man in Costa Rica. Cambridge, Peabody Museum Press.
  • Swauger, James L. and William J. Mayer-Oakes. 1952. A fluted point from Costa Rica. American Antiquity 17:264-265.
  • Watters, David R. and Oscar Fonseca Zamora. 2001. An excavation in Guanacaste province, Costa Rica. Annals of Carnegie Museum 70:237-238. [reproduces the only known image possibly depicting Hartman’s fieldwork at the Las Huacas site] Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Watters, David R. and Oscar Fonseca Zamora. 2001. C. V. Hartman’s letter of February 20, 1903 to W. J. Holland. Annals of Carnegie Museum 70:263-268. [reproduces the letter detailing Hartman’s experience in museum work, as Holland requested before he hired Hartman] Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Watters, David R. and Oscar Fonseca Zamora. 2002. "Expeditions, expositions, associations, and museums in the anthropological career for C. V. Hartman." Annals of Carnegie Museum 71:261-299. Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Watters, David R. and Oscar Fonseca Zamora. 2002. "C. V. Hartman and Museum Anthropology a Century Ago." Bulletin of the History of Archaeology 12(2):21-24.
  • Watters, David R. 2002. W. J. Holland’s Speech at the International Congress of Americanists, 13th Session, in 1902. Annals of Carnegie Museum 71:131-141. [discusses how Hartman and Holland met] Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Watters, David R. and Oscar Fonseca Zamora  2003  "Archaeological Landscapes in Costa Rica's Cartago Valley."  Antiquity vol. 77, no. 297 http://antiquity.ac.uk/ProjGall/watters/watters.html
  • Watters, David R. and  Oscar Fonseca Zamora  2003   C. V. Hartman's Letter of May 27, 1907 to C. C. Mellor.  Annals of Carnegie Museum 72:109-136.  [a lengthy letter in which Hartman details his accomplishments at Carnegie Museum to bolster his request for a salary increase] Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Watters, David R. and  Oscar Fonseca Zamora  2003   W. J. Holland's Instructions to C. V. Hartman for the 1903 Costa Rica Expedition.  Annals of Carnegie Museum 72:263-271.  [a two-page letter laying out Holland's expectations for the expedition as well as his correspondence with individuals who could facilitate the project] Order this paper from the Scientific Publications office
  • Willey, Gordon R. and Jeremy A. Sabloff. 1993. A History of American Archaeology. Third edition. New York, W. H. Freeman and Company.

 

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