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20th Anniversary Essays: Wenner-Gren Foundation and Anthropology

Following the example established in the Foundation's "Annual Report for 1951," which included a survey and analysis by A.L. Kroeber of the Foundation's programs and activiities during its first ten years, on the occasion of the Foundation's 20th Anniversary, the Board of Directors requested three eminent, senior anthropologists in the major areas of specialization to prepare a statement on the role performed by the Wenner-Gren Foundation in its second decade of funding research in anthropology.