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681 documents — Page 3 of 69
Creators:
Albert, Ethel Mary, 1918-1989
Dates:
1940s-1960s
Size:
8.33 linear feet, 24 boxes, 8 sound tape reels
Collection ID:
NAA.1990-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethle M. Albert was an ethnologist whose research focused on communication and speech, and values and ethics. She pursued these themes cross-culturally across a wide spectrum of social classes, ethnic groups and locations. She received a PhD in philosophy from the University of Wisconsin in 1949 and taught a several institutions of higher learning before becoming a faculty member of Northwestern University in 1966. The Ethel Mary Albert papers consist of writings, photographs and sound recording ...

Creators:
Kraft, Herbert C.
Cree, Charlie
Feest, Christian F.
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Dates:
1824-1992, bulk 1950-1982
Size:
10.25 linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1994-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

To a considerable degree, the James H. Howard papers consist of manuscript copies of articles, book, speeches, and reviews that document his professional work in anthropology, ethnology, ethnohistory, archeology, linguistics, musicology, and folklore between 1950 and 1982. Among these are a few unpublished items. Notes are relatively scant, there being somewhat appreciable materials for the Chippewa, Choctaw, Creek, Dakota, Omaha, Ponca, Seminole, and Shawnee. The chief field materials represent ...

Creators:
Thomas, Winifred Smeaton, 1903-1987
Dates:
1927-1980, bulk 1932-1935
Size:
2.5 linear feet, 8 boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.1996-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Winifred Smeaton Thomas (1903-1987) was an anthropologist whose main focus was the Near and Middle East, particularly Iraq where she lived from 1932 to 1935. Her papers largely document her time in Iraq and include her work on the Field Museum Anthropological Expedition in 1934, writings about her time in Iraq, and her doctoral studies at University of Chicago. The collection includes writings and publications, correspondence, field diaries, photographs, passports, and notes from Thomas's time a ...

Creators:
Maher, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1922-1987
Dates:
1944-1987, bulk 1954-1987
Size:
7 sound recordings, 6.38 linear feet, 13 boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.1997-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Robert Francis Maher (1922-1987) was an anthropologist with the University of Western Michigan whose work focused on Oceania. The collection documents his field research in Papua New Guinea and the Philippines. His field research in Papua New Guinea focused on cultural change in the Purari Delta and the modernist Tommy Kabu Movement (1946-1968). His field research in the Philippines focused on the ethnological and archaelogical history and changes in the Ifugao province. The collection consists ...

Creators:
Simmons, Ozzie G.
Dates:
1949-1966, 1980, bulk 1950-1953
Size:
5.25 linear feet, Six document boxes (including one box of restricted materials), four card file boxes, and one oversize folder
Collection ID:
NAA.1997-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ozzie G. Simmons (1919--988) served as field director in Peru for the Bureau of American Ethnology's Institute of Social Anthropology (ISA) from 1949 to 1952 and as Consulting Anthropologist for the Institute of Inter-American Affairs, Chile. The papers in this collection mainly concern his field research on the role of alcohol in the community of Lunahuaná, Peru. The collection also contains draft manuscripts on the activities of the public health service in Lima and Chimbote, Peru, and his stu ...

Creators:
Watson, James B. (James Bennett), 1918-2009
Watson, Virginia.
Dates:
1904-1998, bulk 1933-1987
Size:
52.5 linear feet, 123 boxes, 47 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2003-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of cultural anthropologist James B. Watson, and documents his fieldwork in Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and Del Norte, Co., as well as his teaching career at the University of Washington. Included are field notes, lecture notes, correspondence, maps, photographs, books, articles, journals, grant proposals, surveys, data punch cards, conference materials, and sound recordings.

Creators:
Edel, Abraham, 1908-2007
Edel, May M. (May Mandelbaum), 1909-1964
Dates:
1928-1996, bulk 1928-1964
Size:
4.58 linear feet, 5 boxes
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

May Mandelbaum Edel (1909-1964) taught anthropology at Brooklyn College and the New School for Social Research, and founded the Anthropology Department at Rutgers University in 1960. She conducted fieldwork in Washington; Oregon; Uganda; and Brownsville, New York. The collection consists of field notes, lecture notes, language notes, manuscripts, books, correspondence, teaching materials, conference files, and personal papers. Included are lecture notes taken from courses with Franz Boas and Rut ...

Dates:
1974-1975
Size:
0.42 linear feet, 1 box
Collection ID:
NAA.2006-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

George Saunders was an anthropologist and professor at Lawrence University, where he was a professor for 26 years. His collection consists of notes and photographs from his 1974 to 1975 ethnographic research in Demonte and surrounding areas in the Piemonte region of Italy.

Creators:
Breslar, Jon 1949-2005
Cidey, Guy
Dates:
1870-1984, bulk 1971-1982
Size:
7.2 linear feet, 16 boxes, 21 cassette tapes, 12 audio reels, 1 map drawer
Collection ID:
NAA.2007-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These papers document Jon Breslar's fieldwork on Mayotte, Comoro Islands for his dissertation as well as his work developing a new housing policy for Mayotte. The collection contains his professional correspondence, field notes, research notes, his writings, writings by others, newspaper clippings, teaching materials for his Shimaore language course, photographs, maps, plant specimens, and sound recordings.

Dates:
1974-2008, bulk 1974-2008
Size:
13 linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2009-16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Blair Arnold Rudes was a linguist who specialized in Native American languages. The Blair Rudes papers document his research and professional activities from 1974-2008 and primarily deal with dictionaries and other linguistic materials he created and studied, as well as the culture and history of various Native American groups around the Eastern United States and the rest of North America. His involvement in language education, federal recognition of tribes, and the use of authentic Native Ameri ...

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