Felix Giovanni and Paul Berg photographs of peoples in southeastern Colombia, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95-41
Creators:
Giovanni, Felix
Dates:
undated
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
90 prints
circa
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Felix Giovanni and Paul Berg depicting Colombian peoples, including Guahibo-Sikuani and some Piapoco Indians. They include images relating to hunting and fishing, ceremonies and dances, canoes and their preparation, food preparation, washing, weaving, pottery, and the construction of a house. The photographs are mounted on unbound pages of two albums, and there are some duplicates between them.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 95-41
,
USNM ACC 400216

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 95-41, Felix Giovanni and Paul Berg photographs of peoples in southeastern Colombia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Guahibo-Sikuani

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Items collected by Giovanni on expedition to southeastern Colombia held in Department of Anthropology collections in accession 400216.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Photographs purchased by Tom Bellis in Bogota, Colombia, in 1945. Donated with Colombian artifacts to the National Museum of Natural History by Genevieve H. Bellis, Tom Bellis's widow, in 1995 (accession 400216). Transferred to the National Anthropological Archives by William Crocker, 1995.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Colombia Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Guahibo Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Piapoco Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canoes and canoeing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fishing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Uaupés River (Colombia and Brazil) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooking Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Berg, Paul Personal Name 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/