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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1951-1953
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

This photograph was taken by Dr. Simon Ottenberg while conducting field research at Afikpo village-group, southeastern Nigeria, from December 1951 to March 1953.

Original title reads, "Gate, Ezi Nwachi compound Ndibe Village, with cement statue of supposed founder of the village, Nwachi Egwu. Each new moon Ezi Nwachi men change the gate to the other side. Note the mud or cement shrine (erosi) under the statue. Ndibe is a very large and old village, and this compound is huge for Afikpo." [Ottenberg field res...

"Mkpoghoro is also called Ndibe, though this term is more correctly applied to its main section. It is by far the biggest Afikpo village, with a total of population of 3,862. Ndibe, composed of two main wards, Agbogo and Elogo, and one smaller ward, has, in 1960, a population of 2,040, and the remainder of the village is formed from five subvillage...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Regional American Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Martin, Mickey
Martin, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1884-1968
Rachell, Yank
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Dates:
1976 June 23
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Bobo Jenkins--Watergate blues--Share cropper blues--Shak 'em on down--Yank Rachel et. al. --Intro--Tuning--Pack my things and go--Diving duck--I ain't got changing clothes--Don't spank your baby in the face--Bugle blues

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965
Coffin, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis), b. 1883
Dates:
1923
Size:
152 Photographic prints
4 Negatives (photographic)
140 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.044
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Field photography from the 1923 Louis C. G. Clarke Kechipauan Expedition at the Kechipauan ruins on the A:shiwi (Zuni) Reservation in New Mexico.

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Creators:
Kinard, John, 1936-1989, interviewee
Dates:
1987
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9538
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Atlas, Charles, 1893-1972
Dates:
circa 1909-1998
Size:
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0654
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists primarily of educational, promotional and publicity materials created by Charles Atlas and others for his bodybuilding business.

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Dates:
1998 - 1998
1992
Level:
subseries
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This subseries contains some of the files and folders from Karp's tenure at the National Museum of Natural History. Copies of many of these files and folders are present elsewhere in this series. The main subfolder is "Af Cul Div". It also includes two other files, Spencer and Kenyatta. The former is a draft letter from 1992 that Karp and Kratz wer...

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series
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1994
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Haynes, Rhonda L.
Lou's Production Association
Third World Newsreel (Firm)
Dates:
c 2003
Level:
item
Size:
1 Video recording (MiniDV)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-049
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

'Bringin' in Da' Spirit' celebrates the history of the midwives, particularly Granny Midwives, in the United States from the earliest days of slavery until today. The documentary film documents the contributions of 'Aunt Margaret' Charles Smith, Maude Callen, Onnie Lee Logan, Gladys Milton to midwifery and health care. Midwives 'Aunt Margaret' Char...

Documentary film. Screened as part of the Reclaiming Midwives: Pillars of Community Support exhibition. Undated.

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Leaf, Bill
Shapochiwa
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Dates:
1912-1913, undated
Size:
225 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2671
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Four versions of the story of Apaiyashihagi handwritten in Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana, Shapochiwa (Mrs. Harry Lincoln), and Sakihtanohkweha (Mrs. Bill Leaf), with English translations by Truman Michelson. Sakihtanohkweha authored two versions, dated 1912 and 1913; only the 1912 version is translated. A note regarding "clans known...

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