Photographs relating to the South Pacific, circa 1890-1970

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.112
Creators:
Riesenberg, Saul H. (possible collector)
Dates:
circa 1890-1970
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
16 Prints
16 prints (duplicates not included)
silver gelatin, albumen, copy prints
6 copy negatives
acetate
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs relating to South Pacific peoples, possibly collected for an exhibit by Saul Riesenberg at the National Museum of Natural History. A large portion of the collection consists of photographic copies of published woodcuts, etchings, and lithographs. Additional photographs in the collection were made by William Louis Abbott (accession 41342), Merl LaVoy, John F. G. Stokes, and Kenneth Pike Emory. One photograph may have been made on an expedition of the USS Albatross.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 112

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 112, Photographs relating to the South Pacific, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds Saul Herbert Riesenberg's papers.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds the William Louis Abbott Collection of papers, as well as additional Abbott photographs (Photo Lot 8 and Photo Lot 97).
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Merl LaVoy photographs are held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot R92-40, Photo Lot 8, and Photo Lot 97.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Transferred by Saul Riesenberg, 1970. One photograph donated by William Louis Abbott to the United States National Museum in accession 41342.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Oceania Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Fijians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Polynesians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Polynesia Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
LaVoy, Merl Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stokes, John F. G. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Abbott, William Louis, 1860-1936 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Emory, Kennneth Pike, 1897-1992 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/