Lillian Reisler photographs of Korean artifacts and people, circa 1950-1953, 1985

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95-39
Creators:
Reisler, Lillian
Dates:
circa 1950-1953, 1985
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
11 prints
color polaroid
2 hand-colored Christmas cards
4 prints
silver gelatin
1 postcard
color halftone
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Lillian Reisler in Korea circa 1950-1953. They depict Korean artifacts, including images of clothing, pipes, a hat, a purse, and a bamboo pillow, as well as a group of fortune tellers, a woman smoking a pipe, and a street scene with women bearing loads on their heads. The collection also includes a commercial postcard depicitng men playing batuk and two Christmas cards with drawings of a woman and children.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 95-39
,
USNM ACC 360970
,
NAA ACC 88-29

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 95-39, Lillian Reisler photographs of Korean artifacts and people, Smithsonian Institution National Anthropological Archives
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.

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Korean clothing also donated by Reisler held in Department of Anthropology collections in accession 360970.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated with Korean clothing to the National Museum of Natural History by Lillian Reisler in 1985 (accession 360970). Transferred from Anthropology Processing Lab, 1988.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Koreans Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fortune-tellers Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pillows Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Christmas cards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clothing and dress Topic 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/