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Albert Hess Travel Films of the United States and Europe
Creators:
Hess, Albert G.
Dates:
circa 1940-1960
Size:
Film reels (color silent; black-and-white silent, 9.5mm; 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1996.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film shot in Europe and the U. S. by Dr. Albert G. Hess. Footage spans 40s and 50s. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be …

Bryan Dew films
Creators:
Dew, Bryan, 1940-2006
Dates:
1908-1987
Size:
125 Film reels (black-and-white color silent sound; 38,368 feet, 16mm, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of films of the American West created and collected by Bryan Dew. Collection also contains production logs, lab receipts and other materials related to A Ten Dollar Horse and a Forty Dollar Saddle. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect …

Guy W. Leadbetter films
Creators:
Leadbetter, Guy W., Sr.
Dates:
circa 1937
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 1,400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

16mm amateur film taken by Dr. Guy W. Leadbetter, Sr. in Mexico (Mayan ruins), Hopi and Penobscot dances and Mexico City. 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 As an historical document, its …

Richard Sanderson films of Thailand
Creators:
Sanderson, Richard A.
Dates:
1968
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 2000 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Quasi edited films, one on Talat Nat, the outdoor market in Bangkok, Thailand and the other on Wat Phrathat temple, northwest of Chiengmai, Thailand. Collection also includes sound recordings and production logs. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and …

Karl Stein films
Creators:
Stein, Karl E., 1909-2010
Dates:
1961-1988
Size:
16 Film reels (color silent; 25,168 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of 8 travelogue films of the following locales: Morocco, Brazil, Iran, India, Ceylon, Thailand, South Korea, and Taiwan. Collection also contains audiotapes of lectures,still photographs, and publicity brochures. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of …

Kenneth Orr films
Creators:
Orr, Kenneth G. (Kenneth Gordon), 1916-2001
Dates:
circa 1949-1951
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2001.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film footage taken by archaeologist Dr. Kenneth Orr in Burma (local life, archeology and pottery) 1949-51 and at Starved Rock State Park, Illinois (excavations and camp life). Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its …

Robert Johnson Yucatec Maya Signing videos
Dates:
1988
Size:
18 Video recordings (color sound; 1/2 inch videos)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2012.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full video record documenting sign language in a Maya village for Robert Johnson's linguistic research. video was recorded in conjunction with Hubert Smith's Yucatec Maya Film Project. Supplementary materials: 5 notebooks. Legacy keywords: Children ; Villages Mexico ; Sign language ; Deafness Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and …

Mokil
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 …

The Tahitian
Creators:
Long, Lotus
Knott, James
Dates:
1956
Size:
8 Film reels (2 hours 57 minutes, color sound; 6,375 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film is a theatrical production filmed in Tahiti using Tahitians in the cast. Film was produced and created by Hollywood cameraman James Knott and his wife, actress Lotus Long. Story involves scientists trying to stop a filaria epidemic spreading through a local population. The doctors try to use western …

Unknown Falls: John Kernan's Exploration in Central Labrador
Creators:
Kernan, John
Dates:
circa 1928
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1995.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage of an expedition of Churchill River and another in central Labrador to Churchill Falls and then back down to Goose Bay settleemnt. Scenes of canoeing and poling through rapids, traversing rapids, using a sail on a canoe, negotiating waterfalls. Members of expedition pose with caribou antlers. Goose Bay Company …

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