Guide to the Teaching the Past Through Archaeology workshop videos, September 22-23, 2000

Collection ID:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
September 22-23, 2000
Physical Description:
11 Video recordings
11 hours
color sound; MIniDV

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Full video recording of a two day workshop for teachers held by the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Anthropology Outreach office on September 22 and 23, 2000. Workshop included Dr. Betty Meggers ("Impact/El Nino"), Dr. Ann Palkovich ("Ancient Diseases"), Dr. Doug Owsley ("Bones Tell Tales..."), Dr. Theresa Singleton ("African-American Past"), Dr. Beverly Chiarulli ("Lessons in Maya Archeology"), Elizabeth Ward ("Vikings in the New World"), panel on archeology resources on the internet, summary panel discussion and reception.
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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from the National Anthropological Archives in 2013.
Custodial History
Previously part of the Department of Anthropology Records.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
HSFA 2013.11.1

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
Teaching the Past Through Archaeology workshop videos, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Related Materials
The Department of Anthropology Records, Anthropology Outreach, are in the National Anthropological Archives.

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Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
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