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R. Bryson Jones travel films
Creators:
Jones, R. Bryson
Dates:
circa 1930-1941
Size:
10 Film reels (black-and-white silent, 16mm; 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1995.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

9 travelogues filmed in the 30s by R.Bryson Jones. Geographical areas include Canada, U. S. South, Australia Fiji, U. S. West, Morocco, Palestine, South America, and Western Europe. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its …

Hamilton Rice Expedition films
Dates:
circa 1924-1940
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white sound; black-and-white silent, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.06
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Films of the 1924-25 Hamilton Rice Expedition to the Amazon. Supplementary materials: associated texts Legacy keywords: Expeditions ; Explorers ; Seaplanes ; Hunting ; Rapids ; Boats ; Radio technology 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 …

Walter Friedrich Knips films
Creators:
Knips, Walter Friedrich, 1911-1994
Dates:
circa 1950s
Size:
3 Film reels (1,550 feet, 16mm and 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2015.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Walter Friedrich Knips was a commercial attaché for the German foreign service. He served in Karachi, Pakistan, from 1952 to 1957. The film footage included in this collection covers trips taken by Knips and his family to Hunza, Srinagar, Gilgit, and Nanga Parabat between 1953 and 1955 and family home movies from Pakistan and Houston dating from 1952 to 1960.

Dimitar Krustev films
Creators:
Krustev, Dimitar
Dates:
1971-circa 1977
1996
Size:
2 Film reels (color silent reversal; 2,036 feet, 16mm)
1 Book
180 Slides (35mm)
2 Sound cassettes
Collection ID:
HSFA.2006.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Dimitar Krustev was a painter, photographer, and writer who travelled in Central and South America to document vanishing cultures. This collection includes materials relating to trips to the Pirre highlands in Darién province of Panama, where he filmed the Choco.

James Wilborn Marshall Films of the Amazon
Creators:
Marshall, James Wilborn
Dates:
1952-1960
Size:
45 Film reels (black-and-white silent; color silent; 32,515 feet, 16mm)
0.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2011.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film footage shot for expeditions conducted by James Wilborn Marshall in the Amazon River region of Brazil to document indigenous cultures undergoing rapid change. Marshall focussed particularly on the Xingu. Film footage includes processes such as making a beaded necklace and making an arrowhead. Supplementary materials: photographs, production logs, correspondence …

John F. Beck Film of Navajo Reservation
Creators:
Beck, John F.
Dates:
1953
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white sound; 1,144 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Roughly edited film shot on the Navajo Reservation in 1953 for CBS' See It Now. The show was never completed and thus never aired. Assembled footage intended for television broadcast was shot in the northwest region of the Navajo reservation near Chilchinbito, Arizona. Footage documents aspects of early implementation of the …

George Eaton Simpson film of Plaisance, Haiti
Creators:
Simpson, George Eaton, 1904-1998
Dates:
1937
Size:
1 Film reel (18 minutes, black-and-white silent; 451 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot in Plaisance, northern Haiti in conjunction with fieldwork. Shots include: a communal work group or combite organized to weed a field and construct a peasant house; a funeral procession; a social gathering (with musical ensemble, drumming, and dancing) at a peasant house; a wedding procession; various demonstrations of …

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Richard Archbold films of expedition to Papua New Guinea
Creators:
Archbold, Richard
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
Film reels (55 minutes, color silent; 1526 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.27
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting the third Archbold expedition which was a joint effort of the American Museum of Natural History and the government of the Netherlands Indies. Dyaks recruited in Borneo provided porterage and basic transport was by a PBY-2 (Catalina) flying-boat named "Guba" which was flown by Archbold. Areas visited included …

Lotsee Patterson collection
Creators:
Patterson, Lotsee
Dates:
1973-1974
Size:
Film reels (sound; 170 feet, 8mm)
Photographs
5 Sound recordings (1 hour)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.16
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Presentation materials for a University of New Mexico Training Library Aides in Pueblo Indian School, 1973-1974 directed by Lotsee Patterson. 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 …

Grace Stansbury film of Gallup Ceremonial
Creators:
Stansbury, Grace
Dates:
circa 1939
Size:
1 Film reel (14 minutes, color silent; 374 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of the Gallup Ceremonial in Gallup, New Mexico and various archeological sites. Footage of the ceremonial includes a parade in town including American Indians from Zuni, Hopi, Santa Clara, and Laguna Pueblos. Various activities shown on the fairground include dances such as the Apache Mountain Spirit or Devil …

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