Surapong Bunnag photographs of hill tribes in Thailand, 1959-1965

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-35
Creators:
Bunnag, Surapong
Dates:
1959-1965
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
800 Negatives
circa
35 mm
800 Prints
circa
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs documenting villages, people, ceremonies, and activities of Thai hill tribes, including the Akha, Karen, Lahu, Lawa, Lisu, Meo, Tai Luc, and Yao. Some photographs are duplicated in an album with captions by Bunnag.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Surapong Bunnag was a Thai employee of the Voice of America, stationed in Bangkok.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 74-35

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 74-35, Surapong Bunnag photographs of hill tribes in Thailand, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Surapong Bunnag, 1974.

Other Finding Aids note
Other Finding Aids note
List of captions by Bunnag, available in repository.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Lahu (Asian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taungthu (Southeast Asian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yao (Southeast Asian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hmong (Asian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lisu (Southeast Asian people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lawa (Thai people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Villages Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Livestock Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rites and ceremonies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weddings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Agriculture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Laundry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thailand Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tai Lue Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Akha (Southeast Asian people) Culture 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/