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Adam Kendon films
Creators:
Kendon, Adam
Dates:
1975
Size:
324 Film reels (black-and-white silent reversal; black-and-white sound reversal; 20,450 feet, 16mm)
Sound recordings
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Eleven thematic film records on the Enga of Papua New Guinea by anthropologist Adam Kendon. Collection contains supplementary materials: associated texts, sound recordings, and field notes. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its …

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Hawaiian and Tahitian Dance film collection
Creators:
Bacon, George
Campbell, Douglas
Dates:
1937-1943
Size:
7 Film reels (black-and-white and color silent; 3440 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

1 roll motion picture film, approx. 800 feet, of Pat Wiggin Bacon, Pele Pukui and Mary Kawena Pukui dancing hula, made by George Bacon in 1943. 6 rolls motion picture film on Tahitian dance by Dr. Douglas Campbell in 1937. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect …

Diane Kitchen films of the Ashaninka of Eastern Peru
Creators:
Kitchen, Diane
Dates:
1979-1982
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 17,000 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record documenting the Ashaninka (also known as the Campa) of the eastern Peruvian rainforest. Footage was shot in two villages, Otika and Oviri, on the upper Tambo River, Peru. Extensive documentation of Ashaninka subsistence in the eastern foothills of the Andes includes: slash-and-burn agriculture; fishing expeditions in which …

Ferdinand Rice films of world travel
Creators:
Rice, Ferdinand
Dates:
circa 1930-1959
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white color silent; 16,000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage by Ferdinand Rice of South America, Africa, Europe, Asia, Central America, and North America.

John Emigh films of Indian performing arts
Creators:
Emigh, John
Dates:
1980
Size:
Film reels (8 hours, color sound)
Videocassettes (5 hours, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film and video of masked dance performances of East India and Hajari Bhand, a former court jester and street performer of Rajasthan. Collection includes sound recordings. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its …

River Basin Survey films
Creators:
Roberts, Frank H. H. (Frank Harold Hanna), 1897-1966
River Basin Surveys
Dates:
circa 1931-1941
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.13A
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage duplicates [Frank Roberts' Footage of Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico, c. 1932] refer to 86.12.4 RF, [Frank Roberts' Footage of Allantown, Arizona, 1930-1933] refer to 86.12.3 1-2 RF, [Frank Roberts' Footage of Shiloh National Military Park, Tennesee, c. 1933-1934] refer to 86.12.2 RF, and [Frank Roberts' Footage of Zuni, New Mexico, c. 1931] refer to 86.12.5 RF. Also contains …

David C. Graham film of Ch'uan Miao Hill People of Western China
Creators:
Graham, David Crockett
Dates:
circa 1936
Size:
1 Film reel (14 minutes, black-and-white silent; 450 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.13B
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot in southwestern China while Graham was curator of the West China Union Museum of Archeology, Art, and Ethnology at Chengtu. Film documents various customs of the Ch'uan Miao hill people (more commonly known as the Ch'uang Meo) in the villages of Chou Chia Keo and Wang Wu Chai …

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Benjamin Harrison Hay film of Buck Run mining community
Creators:
Hay, Benjamin Harrison
Dates:
circa 1930-1940
Size:
2 Film reels (33 minutes, black-and-white silent; 800 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting coal mine operation and other activities in Schuykill County, Pennsylvania filmed by Mr. Wettereau's uncle, Benjamin Hay. Footage shows local people, school children, mine workers and miners, and a man with a dog (collie) posing for camera or working. Much of the footage shows the daily workings of …

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John Marshall and Nicholas England Ghana Drumming films
Creators:
Marshall, John, 1932-2005 (ethnographic filmmaker)
England, Nicholas M.
Dates:
circa 1966-1971
Size:
Film reels (9 hours, color sound; 19,843 feet, 16mm)
Sound recordings (9 hours, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2008.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

John Marshall and Nicholas England joint project in Ghana. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and …

Wolper Productions John Marshall film
Creators:
Wolper Productions
National Geographic Society (U.S.)
Dates:
1974
Size:
Film reels (15 hours, color sound; 32,320 feet, 16mm)
Sound recordings (15 hours, 1/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2008.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Wolper Productions/National Geographic Society full film record of a film on John Marshall, Bushmen of the Kalahari. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may …

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