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Maldonado, Francisco Father
de San Antonio, Miguel
de Lara, Lope Fernandez
de Zapata, Andres Fray
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Dates:
1690
Size:
325 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2262
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The book is apparently sermons and biblical passages translated into Quiche and Cakchiquel Maya during the 17th century. The sermons were written at different times and by different hands. It would also appear that Indians were responsible for the transcription of these Maya texts, since the Latin and Spanish titles often have obvious spelling erro...

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Creators:
Berlin, Elois Ann, 1937-
Dates:
circa 1960 - circa 2007
Size:
104 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2010-05
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection documents Brent Berlin and Elois Ann Berlin's ethnobiological, ethnomedical, nutritional anthropological and ethnolinguistic research in Chiapas, Mexico (among the Tzeltal and Tzotzil-speaking communities of Highland Chiapas) and Amazonas, Peru (among the Aguaruna and Huambisa-speaking communities of the Cenepa and Santiago Rivers, ...

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Creators:
Steggerda, Morris, 1900-1950
Dates:
1931
Size:
70 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.3319
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Anthropometric portraits of Maya people in the vicinity of Chichen Itza, probably made for Steggerda's Carnegie Institution publication 434, "Anthropometry of Adult Maya Indians: A Study of Their Physical and Physiological Characteristics," 1932.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1986
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (U-matic, 3/4")
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-028
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

In this documentary, profiles of prominent Black Women provide an overview of the roles and contributions of Black Women in the course of historic and human events. Lucy Terry Prince, Phillis Wheatley, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Zora Neale Hurston, Maya Angelou, Mary S. Kelsey Peake, Charlotte Forten [Grimke], Ida B. Wells Barnett, Rosa Parks, L...

Documentary film. Related to exhibition 'Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds.' Undated.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Watercolor
3 Prints (silver gelatin)
120 Items (circa 120 line drawings)
20 Graphite drawings
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-51
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mostly images of artifacts, architecture, peoples, and some maps published in various Bureau of American Ethnology publications, particularly the Annual Reports. Most of the line drawings were made by Henry Hobart Nichols, while most of the graphite drawings were possibly created by Edward Schumacher.

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1991
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
1976
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-028
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

At the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum, Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm talks about the achievements of black women while acknowledging there is still a long way to go and work to be completed before black women gain rightful place in society. She describes the characteristics, roles, struggles, and challenges of black women. She talks about the incre...

Lecture/speech. Part of Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records. Transcribed from physical asset: 1. Opening Remarks - Sallie Tancil Prin Terrell Elem Sch, 2. Comments on Blk Womens Comm - Edith Makenth, 3. Intro S. Chisolm - Julian Euell, Asst Secy Public Affairs SI, 4. S. Chisolm - Approx 40 min, 5. Presentation - J.Jones &...

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
circa 1976
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (audio cassette)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-028
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Ad Hoc Committee provided a critique of the exhibition 'Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds,' including discussion about involving more of the community in the creation of the exhibitions and the museum.

Meeting. Audio only. Very poor audio quality. Related to exhibition 'Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds.' Dated 19761215.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1976
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-028
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Footage of the displays, including photographs and artifacts, used in the exhibition, Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds. Footage of museum professionals working on exhibition displays in the lab at the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum.

Exhibition displays. Part of Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records. Dated 19761111.

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1984
Level:
item
Size:
3 Sound recordings (open reel, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-028
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Narrator, for the Sketches from Life slide show, provides biographical vignettes of Sojourner Truth, Harriet Tubman, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Rosa Parks, Maggie Lena Walker, and Gwendolyn Brooks.

Narration and music. Part of Black Women: Achievements Against the Odds Audiovisual Records. AV00310, AV003315, AV003383-1: same content. AV003315-1: narration until 001130, followed by static and beeps. AV003315-2: narration begins at 001234, preceded by static and beeps. AV003310: dated 19841031. AV003315 and AV003383: undated.

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