Charles W. Brashares photographs of India, Africa, Portugal, Japan, South America, and Palestine, 1923-1924, 1945-1954

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.99-1
Creators:
Brashares, Charles W., 1891-1982
Dates:
1923-1924, 1945-1954
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
281 Color slides
21 Lantern slides
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Charles W. Brashares in India (1948-1949), Portugal, Africa (including Liberia, Nigeria, Ghana, and South Africa, 1945), Japan (1948) Bolivia (1951), and Peru (1951) documenting the people, ceremonies, architecture, and scenery of each location. The collection also includes lantern slides depicting Palestinian people, architecture, and cities (including Jerusalem), made in 1923-1924.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Charles W. Brashares (1891-1982) was ordained by the Methodist Episcopal Church and served as a pastor in Massachusetts, Maine, Ohio, and Michigan from 1917 to 1944. He was bishop of the Des Moines area from 1944 to 1952 and bishop of Chicago area from 1952 to his death.

Administration
Author
Sarah Ganderup
Custodial History note
Donated by Ellen Brashares, 1996.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 99-1

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 99-1, Charles W. Brashares photographs of India, Africa, Portugal, Japan, South America, and Palestine, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The Bentley Historical Library at the University of Michigan holds the Charles W. Brashares papers, 1912-1972.

Keywords
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Palestinian Arabs Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Liberians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nigerians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lokele (African people) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zulu (African people) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Japanese Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bolivians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peruvians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ghanaians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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South Africa Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Liberia Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portugal Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ghana Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nigeria Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Palestine Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
India Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peru Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bolivia Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
East Indians Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bengali (South Asian people) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/