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
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.

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.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Ellen Brashares, 1996.

Keywords
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Palestinian Arabs Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Liberians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Nigerians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lokele (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zulu (African people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Bolivians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peruvians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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South Africa Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Ghana Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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India Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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East Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bengali (South Asian people) Culture 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/