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Creators:
Thompson, Silas William (collector and probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1944-1945
Size:
2 Prints (halftone)
86 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-32
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Unbound pages from an album documenting Silas William Thompson's participation in the United States Navy during World War II, with particular focus on the Battles of Peleliu and Angaur and his time at Base 20 Hospital. The collection includes a group portrait of Company B-8 of the Naval Hospital Corps School, views of Base 20, the invasion of Pele...

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Creators:
Kaneshiro, Shigeru, 1926-2008
Dates:
1950 and 1957
Size:
3 Inches (1 document box)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2012-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains Shigeru Kaneshiro's ethnographic field research in the Caroline Islands, particularly the Woleai islands and Lamotrek. His field notebook contains notes on Palau, Satawal, Elato, Fajalap [Faraulep?], Woleai islands, and Ifalik.

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Creators:
Barnett, H. G. (Homer Garner), 1906-1985
Dates:
1934-1973
Size:
7.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1975-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Homer Garner Barnett papers, 1934-1973, consist of papers, photographs, slides, maps, and periodicals primarily documenting his ethnological work among American Indians, Palauans, and the people of Netherlands New Guinea (Irian Jaya).

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Creators:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D. C.)
Dates:
1942-1946
Size:
16.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (29 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 87
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes records concerning the Board's projects, general correspondence, committee and organization work and information concerning specialized data and special subjects. Postwar regional administration records, geographic reports, country information files, photographs and uncompleted project records are also included, a...

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Creators:
Bentzen, Conrad
Dates:
1950
Size:
4 Film reels (60 minutes, color sound; 2,163 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2016.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film of daily life and celebrations on the Mokil atoll in the Caroline Islands, shot in 1947 through the Coordinated Investigation of Micronesian Anthropology. English narration, as if from the point of view of a Mokil islander, emphasizes familial and social relationships and in particular the influence of economic standing upon these inter...

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Creators:
Townsend, Charles Haskins
Dates:
1900
1900
Level:
item
Size:
1 Glass negative
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.176
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The meat of this small smelly mammal is eaten by Micronesians and Melanesians, who also use its fur for decorative purposes.

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Dates:
circa 1960-1970
Size:
Film reels (approximately 24,570 feet, 16mm; 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.27
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

BEHIND THE CORAL CURTAIN, THE PORTEUS DIAMOND INT'L LEARNING MACHINE, ARTIFACTS OF OLD HAWAII, FIRST ANNUAL MICRONESIAN OLYMPIC GAMES, [Japanese Surrender Micronesia], The Honourable Out-of-Step outtakes of a BBC program. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the ti...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution.. Office of Telecommunications
Williams, Scott
Dates:
circa 1988
Size:
1 Videocassette (10 minutes, color sound, 3/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.19
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited video created by the Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications from film footage shot by Scott Williams in collaboration with the Smithsonian's National Human Studies Film Center for a National Museum of Natural History exhibit on Micronesia, ca. 1988. Video shows the relationship of Micronesians to the sea (boys playing with toy...

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Creators:
National Zoological Park. Department of Animal Care Sciences
Dates:
1968-1969, 1975, 1992-1998
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 19-225
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records created and maintained by Kathleen Brader, Animal Keeper, documenting the presentation of two kiwis to the National Zoological Park and the subsequent birth of a chick as well as her research regarding mousebirds (Colius), kiwis, and Micronesian (Guam) kingfishers. Materials include photographs and slides, ...

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