Guide to the John W. Moyer films, 1938-1965
Portions of this collection are digitized

Summary
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.02
Creators:
Moyer, John W. (John William)
Dates:
1938-1965
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
Film reels
color sound; color silent
16mm
Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Amateur film footage shot in India ca. 1965, amateur edited film on India from footage, amateur edited film, YELLOWSTONE (1938).
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
John Moyer was a Consul of the United States to India. In addition he was a staff member of the Field Museum of Natural History and member of the Adventurer's Club. He authored the following books: "Trophy heads", "Famous Indian Chiefs", "Famous Frontiersmen"; as well as numerous articles.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from John Moyer in 1998.
Processing Information
Titles are supplied by the archivist for untitled films.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Conditions Governing Use
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation
John W. Moyer films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
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Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
hsfa@si.edu
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