Human Studies Film Archives

Guide to the Paul Byers films


Collection ID:
Byers, Paul
Physical Description:
Film reels
Video recordings
50 Photographs
70 Negatives
50 Slides
Sound recordings
15 hours
2 Linear feet
40 Computer storage devices

Scope and Contents

Scope and Contents
The research work of anthropologist Paul Byers consisting of film, audio tapes, photographs, video, files, instructional manuals, computer disks, analyzer 16mm projector and other analyzer equipment.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Using the Collection

Conditions Governing Use
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Preferred Citation
Paul Byers films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746