David E. William photographs of Shipibo people and artifacts, 1979-1980

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-32
Creators:
Williams, David E.
Dates:
1979-1980
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
64 specimen description cards
15 color slides
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs documenting Shipibo people and the process of making pottery and textiles, including examples of finished products. Some images depict David E. Williams and Sandra D. Bissell, collectors of Shipibo artifacts. The collection also includes cards with detailed information about specimens donated by Williams and Bissell to the Department of Anthropology.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
David E. WIlliams and Sandra D. Bissell collected ethnological specimens from the Shipibo-Conibo Indians on the Ucayali River of Eastern Peru in 1979-1980.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-32
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USNM ACC 351567

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 89-32, David E. William photographs of Shipibo people and artifacts, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Related Shipibo artifacts donated by Williams and Bissell can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 351567.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated to the Department of Anthropology by Sandra D. Bissell and David E. Williams, circa 1982 (accession 351567). Transferred to the National Anthropological Archives, circa 1987.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shipibo Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pottery craft Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Textile fabrics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weaving Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/