Guide to the George Findlay films of the Zuid-Grens expedition in Surinam, 1957

Summary
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.03
Creators:
Findlay, George, Sr.
Dates:
1957
Languages:
No linguistic content; Not applicable
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Physical Description:
Film reels
black-and-white silent; color silent; 1,005 feet
16mm
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
1957 amateur film shot by George Findlay, Sr. of the Zuid-Grens expedition in Surinam (Dutch Guinea).
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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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.

Administration
Custodial History
Previously titled "George Findlay, Sr. Film Collection."
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from George Findlay, Sr. in 1998.

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
George Findlay films of the Zuid-Grens expedition in Surinam, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

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Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
South America Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Suriname Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Expeditions Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Travelogues (Motion pictures) Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
silent films Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
hsfa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa