Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1462. Scraps of a report signed by Banks in which he verifies the authenticity of eight Babylonian tablets and indicates that they contain an inventory of items found in a temple dating from around 2350 B.C. Banks was used as one of the prototypes for the fictional character, Henry Jones, Jr., of the popular "Indiana Jones" movies.
Folklife Archives, Manuscripts &, "Banks, Edgar James, 1866-1945 (SC 1462)" (2007). MSS Finding Aids. Paper 60.