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Dates:
circa 1943-1945
Size:
17 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-15A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of New Guinea people (mostly women and children), a boat, a village, and members of the United States Army. Many images show the women holding packs of cigarettes, probably from soldiers.

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Creators:
McGhee, George Crews, 1912-
Dates:
circa 1970s
Size:
62 mounted color prints
2 pages (Report :)
154 color prints (Album :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs possibly made by George McGhee depicting people, dwellings, carvings, masks, and ceremonies in New Guinea. The collection also includes an album of photographs portraying artifacts purchased by McGhee from dealers in New Guinea; McGhee's collection of artifacts was donated to the National Museum of Natural History along with these photo...

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Creators:
Wirz, Dadi
Dates:
circa 1952-1955
Size:
133 prints (silver gelatin and color)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.109
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to a trip that Dadi Wirz made with his father to New Guinea, 1952-1955. The photographs depict artifacts, including sculptures, masks, and paintings, as well as people and architecture. Additionally, there are some photographs of activities, including canoeing, construction, and painting.

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Creators:
United States., Dept. of Agriculture
Dates:
1928-1929
Size:
ca. 120 glass negatives
ca. 100 prints: silver gelatin
3 negatives: nitrate
2 negatives: acetate
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-8
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of settlements, people (including Negritos), artifacts, agriculture (especially sugarcane), headdresses, tattooing and body marking, members of the expedition, and the expedition's plane. This collection contains photographs by every member of the expedition. Other images are from Frank Hurley's documentary, "Pearls and Savages", or were mad...

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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.

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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 of field notes, excavation notes, census data, genealogy charts, grant applications, research files, research proposals, maps, correspondence, manuscripts, sound recordings, and photographs.

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Creators:
Zell, A. LaVerne
Dates:
circa 1963
Size:
6 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2004-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Kukukuku (Anga) men, women, and children in the Watut Valley of New Guinea.

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Creators:
Price, John A.
Dates:
circa 1908-1909, 1980
Size:
10 prints (silver gelatin)
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-29
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting indigenous peoples in the Admiralty Islands, Samoa, and Burma. All of the photographs except for one of Burmese women were made by John Price.

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Creators:
Pond Bureau, collector
Dates:
circa 1920-1950
Size:
37 copy prints
14 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-12
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs mostly made on Matthew Williams Stirlingʹs New Guinea expedition, Edward A. Salisburyʹs expedition to Micronesia, as well as trips made by Irving Johnson, Ray Jewell, and Cyril von Baumann. They include images of expedition members, scenic views, and indigenous peoples of New Guinea, Micronesia, and other Oceanic islands.

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Creators:
Leach, Jerry W. (Jerry Wayne)
Dates:
1969-1978
Size:
42 sound recordings
1.9 linear feet (5 document boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.1988-38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Jerry Leach was one of the founding faculty members of the University of Papua New Guinea, serving as lecturer at the university from 1969 to 1973. During this period he studied folklore and culture change in the Trobriand Islands, which he described in his thesis "The Kabisawali Movement in the Trobriand Islands" (1978) and in his documentary film, "Trobriand Cricket: An Ingenious Response to Colonialism." This collection consists of audio recordings and transcripts of Trobriand Folklore recorded by Jerry Leach between 1969 and 1974 as well as audio recordings of the Kula Conference held at King's College, Cambridge, England, in July 1978.

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