Photographs of Thomas Schultze-Westrum's collection of artifacts from the Papuan Gulf, circa 1966, 1984

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-48
Creators:
Schultze-Westrum, Thomas
Dates:
circa 1966, 1984
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 color print
5 photocopies
33 Prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting artifacts collected in 1966 in the central and western Papuan Gulf, particularly the Era and Wapo River area, Urama Island, and Kerewo. They include images of ancestral boards, figures, bark belts, and plaited straw masks.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Dr. Thomas Schultze-Westrum collected extensively in the Papuan Gulf in the mid 1960s. He also published books and articles about the region, including "Neuguinea. Papua--Urwelt im Aufbruch" (1972).

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-48
,
USNM ACC 358974

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 89-48, Photographs of Thomas Schultze-Westrum's collection of artifacts from the Papuan Gulf, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Pictured artifacts can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 358974.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Artifacts purchased from Dr. Thomas Schultze-Westrum in Munich, Germany, by Evelyn A. J. Hall and John A. Friede, who donated them to the Department of Anthropology in 1984 (accession 358974). Photographs transferred to the National Anthropology Archives in 1989.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Papua, Gulf of (Papua New Guinea) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Papuans Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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