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Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Research footage and prints of various films. Prints include: HOWLER MONKEYS OF BARRO COLORADO ISLAND, BABOON BEHAVIOR; MIAO YEAR; DEAD BIRDS; THE HUNTERS; SERI FILM' KEREPE'S HOUSE: A HOUSE BUILDING IN NEW GUINEA; BOW DANCE, EAGLE DANCE, CORN DANCE ET AL; BUFFALO DANCE; SUN BLANKET; PUY'E CEREMONIAL ROLLS 8-11; ROYAL WEDDING: ELIZABETH II and PHILIP; BEHAVIOR CHARACTERISTICS OF THE RHESUS MONKEY; CHARACTERISTICS OF GIBBON BEHAVIOR; GRAVEL SPRINGS FIFE AND DRUM; X-RAY FILM OF HUNGARIAN SPEECH; TALKING HANDS; BLADES AND PRESSURE FLAKING; TOOL MAKING; LASCAUX; CRADLE OF MAN'S ART; NOMADS OF THE JUNGLE (MALAYA); ETUDE RADIO-CINEMATOGRAPHIQUE D'UN SIFFLEUR TURC DE KUSKOY; DOCUMENTS SUR UNE LANGUE SIFFLEE TURQUE.
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Cataloging supported by Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Wenner-Gren Foundation 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
Wenner-Gren Foundation films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Human Studies Film Archives
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