Janet Longcope photographs of world travels, 1954-1971

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-26
Creators:
Longcope, Janet, ca. 1886-1974
Dates:
1954-1971
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
600 mounted prints
circa 600 mounted prints
silver gelatin
4,000 color slides
circa
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Janet Longcope during trips to countries around the world. They depict landscapes, buildings, markets, dances, agriculture, arts and crafts, ceremonies, children, cooking, musicians, and transportation. Locations depicted include Afghanistan, Australia, Bhutan, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Easter Island, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, Greece, Guatemala, Hawaii, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, New Guinea, New Zealand, Pakistan, Peru, Russia, Siberia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, and Yucatan. Longcope used many of these photographs in lectures.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Janet Longcope (1886-1974) was a bookbinder and world traveler who gave informal lectures about her travels. Ater the death of her husband Dr. Warfield T. Longcope in 1953, she visited countries all over the world, returning to some, such as India, as many as nine times.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 75-26

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 75-26, Janet Longcope photographs of world travels, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Janet Longcope first contacted the Smithsonian Institution in 1971. After her death in 1974, the collection was donated by Longcope's children, delivered by Mrs. Fenwick Keyser on behalf of Dr. Christopher Longcope, 1975.

Other Finding Aids note
Other Finding Aids note
Shelf list and description of slides available in repository.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Pakistan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fiji -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethiopia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Easter Island -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yemen -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Honduras -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peru -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guatemala -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Israel -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vietnam -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Solomon Islands -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Colombia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thailand -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taiwan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Markets Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dance Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jordan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Uzbekistan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Transportation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Singapore -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Agriculture Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooking Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bhutan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Afghanistan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Burma -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brazil -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Australia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lebanon -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iraq -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Iran -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
India -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Guinea -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Syria -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nepal -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hong Kong -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cambodia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sri Lanka -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chile -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexico -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Japan -- Description and Travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Italy -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Morocco -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Spain -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mongolia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New Zealand -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Russia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kenya -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Macau (China) -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Malaysia -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yucatan -- description and travel Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indonesia -- description and travel Place 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/