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Houlberg, Marilyn
Dates:
1975
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col., 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2005-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads,"75 R4-1, Ilishan, 6/9/75, Mon., Ife-Olu Solaru of Ilishan, (Ijebu-Remo_, doing Eko Bridge. She uses Vinol tubes, vinyl length."

Publication title reads, "Plate 15. Hairdresser Ife-olu Solaru of Ilishan, Ijebu-Remo, creating "Eko bridge" style. The hair has been parted and gathered together in sections. Section by section the hair is drawn out and heavy plastic thread is wrapped around each section until the end of the hair is reached as has been done on the right side. Phot...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virgin Islands Program 1990 Washington, D.C.
Nelthropp, Donald C.
Nelthropp, Donald C.
Sage, Jewel Ross (field worker)
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Dates:
1990 February 22
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1990
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Mr. Nelthropp discusses his family background as well as his involvement in the Cruzan rum industry. He discusses traditions maintained in making the rum, changes that have occured in the industry, the promotion of Cruzan rum, the use of rum in the home, how the industry benefits the islands and plans for improving the industry.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Virgin Islands Program 1990 Washington, D.C.
Brow, Christian R.
Brow, Christian R.
Sage, Jewel Ross (recorder)
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Dates:
1990 February 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1990
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Mr. Brow is the Syrup Production Manager for the All Island Bottling Co. Makers of Brow Soda. Brow sodas have been made on St. Croix for over half a century; the tradition is maintained by the Brow family. Mr. Brow discusses his family and its involvement in making Brow Soda, traditions maintained in the soda's production, its flavors, changes that...

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Creators:
Elisofon, Eliot
Dates:
1972
Level:
item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic) (b&w, 35mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1973-001
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Islam expansion throughout West African societies since the 19th century was known to be highly adaptive to the problem associated with culture contact and change. Attesting to its impact all along the savanna belt are the adobe mosques found in great number in cities and larger villages. These mosques, in turn, reflect the influence of local build...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Duvall, David C., 1877-1911
Little Young Man
Mountain Chief, 1848-1942
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Dates:
1910 June-July
Size:
150 Pages (Approximate)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2827
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notes and texts collected by Truman Michelson during his field work among the Piegan Blackfoot in Montana in 1910. The materials consist primarily of stories in English and ethnographic notes covering topics such as Crazy Dog society, Sun Dance, and other ceremonies and societies. There are also notes on Piegan vocabulary and Chippewa Sun Dance and...

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Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Leaf, Bill
Poweshiek, Ida
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Dates:
1928
undated
Size:
264 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2720
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Nine Meskwaki (Fox) syallabic texts, eight of which are by Alfred Kiyana and one by Bill Leaf, with English translations by Ida Poweshiek. These were collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa. The texts by Kiyana are: Red stone pipe; Youths who were friends; The summer hunters; When people killed one that was a manitou; The cowardly man; The man ...

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Dates:
1927
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3353
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Texts and anthropometric measurements collected by Truman Michelson during his research among the Arapaho at Fort Washakie, Wyoming. The texts consists of two stories handwritten by Michelson. The first story is in Arapaho with an interlineal English translation. The second story is in English and titled "N. runs a race with elk." The anthropometri...

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Creators:
Smith, Winston (field worker)
Dates:
1988 July 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
1 Sound cassette (analog.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1988
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

LEWIS FAMILY- RURAL FAMILY AND LANDOWNERS RELATE TO HOW IT IS TO CHANGE LIFESTYLES WHEN COMING TO US TAPE 2 OF 10

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Dates:
1928
Level:
subseries
Size:
47 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photograph in this subseries were taken by Frederick Johnson in the summer of 1928 on the Wasauksing First Nation reserve (Parry Island First Nation) on Parry Island in Ontario. Johnson photographed Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) and Potawatomi residents on Parry Island as well as scenic views on the reserve. This includes portraits of men, women and ch...

N14402-N14414, N14424-N14454, N14458, N14460-N14461

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Dates:
1938
1912-1913
Level:
series
Size:
17 Photographic prints
10 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs shot in the summer of 1938 at various locations on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Communities photographed include Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl), Saanich, Snuneymuxw (Nanaimo), and Nuxalk (Bellacoola). George Heye can be seen in several images holding objects that are now part of the NMAI collection. Heye was also accompanied by Thomas ...