Guide to the Thomas Seligman films, 1977 and 1988

Summary
Collection ID:
HSFA.2015.09
Creators:
Seligman, Thomas K.
Dates:
1977 and 1988
Languages:
Undetermined
.
Physical Description:
5 Film reels
90 minutes
color sound; 1,600 feet; Super8
8mm
4 Video recordings
7 hours
color sound; VHS
0.25 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Films shot by anthropologist Thomas Seligman in Papua New Guinea, Algeria, and Nigeria in 1977 and 1988.
Collection contains supplementary materials.
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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Thomas Seligman in 2015.

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
Thomas Seligman films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Oceania Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Papua New Guinea Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mount Hagen (Papua New Guinea) Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Africa Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algeria Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Niger Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tuareg (African people) Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rites and ceremonies Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Domestic and family life Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Marriage customs and rites Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
hsfa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa