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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Buck, Joshua
Dates:
1918
Size:
35 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2347
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Opening speech of False Face. Trans. 1/15/41. VI-A- Opening address of semi-annual meeting with original legend and explanation of classes of masks.

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Skye, David, Chief
Charles, Abram, Chief
Dates:
1923-1928
Size:
18 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1636
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also one sheet in text, by Chief David Skye (1924), and one entitled "The Revered Federal Goyane'r," (May 21, 1923).

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Creators:
Meyerowitz, Eva Levine-Richter, 1899-1994
Meyerowitz, Herbert Vladimir, 1900-1945
Dates:
circa 1936 - circa 1937
Size:
88 negatives (photographic) (black and white, 35 mm)
268 copy negatives (black and white, 35 mm)
285 Photographic prints ((0.4 cubic feet; 3 binders), black and white, 8 x 10 inches or smaller)
16 contact sheets (black and white, 8 1/2 x 11 inches or smaller)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1987-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This collection consists of negatives and photographic prints taken in 1936 and 1937 by Eva L.R. Meyerowitz in Nigeria, Benin and Ghana. Peoples depicted include the Akan, Fon, Konkomba, and Tallensi and subjects include artisans, blacksmiths, dancing, markets, artwork and objects that were originally displyed in King Bezu's palace in Abomey, potters, shrines, and vernacular architeture.

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Creators:
Geary, Christraud M.
Dates:
1994
Size:
527 slides (photographs) (1 volume, color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1994-008
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Dr. Christraud M. Geary during a research trip to Kenya and Tanzania in August 1994.

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Creators:
McKinley, Ray, 1910-1995 (musician, bandleader)
Dates:
1945-1994
Size:
19.5 Cubic feet (56 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0635
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Ray McKinley Music and Ephemera consists of music, scores, sideman books, photographs, correspondence, news clippings and magazine articles, business records, awards, audio and videotapes, 45 rpm commercial recordings, and miscellaneous biographical notes. The records date from the the late nineteenth century to 1996 and document the profession...

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1839-1986, undated
Size:
94 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S16
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 16: Country, Western, and Folk Music contains approximately 11,500 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards country, western, and folk music in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Judd, Neil Merton, 1887-1976
Begay, Harrison
Naranjo, Louis
Dates:
1925-1937
Size:
3 Items (paintings)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1974-40
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

3 Paintings, 2 by Harrison Begay, 1 by Louis Naranjo.

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Creators:
Whitehorse, Roland Noah, 1920-1998
Dates:
1974
Size:
11 Items (pieces )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7616
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The paintings are of grotesquely comical men. One painting folds at the edges so that it stands. It is a bust of a cadaverous man, with eagle feathers, discolored eye, diaper pen on a braid, tattoos, and other objects. There is another copy of this and two preliminary drawings. owing the front, side, and view of a pot-bellied man with garish body p...

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Creators:
ANONYMOUS
Dates:
1825 or earlier
Size:
1 Volume (45 pages 31 loose pages, 23.5 cm x 34 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7162
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The title is apparently figurative, for the eleven drawings in this collection depict punishments other than those by the sword. Accompanying notes describe the punishments in the drawings.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Peters, Sam, 1885-
Peters, Joe
Poweshiek, Horace
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Dates:
undated
Size:
230 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2020
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four stories in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabary by Sam Peters and Joe Peters, with English translations by Horace Poweshiek. List of stories: "Spotted Calf" by Sam Peters, "Kochipekwaha and the ghosts that rescue him" by Sam Peters, "This is another story about the people in the times when they were Spirits" by Joe Peters, and "Man whose wife is taken by ...

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