Samuel A. Barrett
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United States
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Under graduation at the University of California, Berkeley.

Barrett was the first student to receive a Ph.D., in 1908,under Alfred Kroeber.

Acheivements / Contributions  :

  • Barrett was most recognized for his efforts in ethnography of California.

  • He undertook fieldwork among the Pomp, Miwok, Maidu, Yokuts, Yuki and Wintun for the Department of Anthropology at Berkeley.

  • Barrett's most famous work of museology anthropological research is best viewed in Wisconsin.

Bibliography  :
Memoir of the Rev. Samuel Barrett, D. D.: With a Selected Series of His Discourses, The Ethno-Geography of the Pomo and Neighboring Indians , Pomo Indian Basketry (1908).