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George J. Klima collection
Creators:
Klima, George J., 1922-2016
Dates:
1953-2014, undated
Size:
2 Videocassettes (VHS)
33 Sound tape reels (1/4 inch)
1 Sound cassette
16 Film reels (16mm and Super 8mm)
1.04 Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2017.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

The George J. Klima collection documents his field work, published works, and professional activities from 1953-2014 and primarily deal with his work studying cattle herding and kinship among the Barabaig in northern Tanzania. The collection consists of camera original film and sound recordings, photographs, field notes, and publications (text and audiovisual). Also included are correspondence; teaching and adminstrative materials from his time as a professor at the State University of New York at Albany (SUNY Albany); and personal audiovisual recordings including experimental films.

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Floyd Henry Wells films
Creators:
Wells, Floyd Henry
Dates:
1958-1977
Size:
27 Film reels (color silent; 26,398 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.21
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of amateur travel film shot in the 1950s-1970s by Floyd Henry Wells. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary …

L. David Minsk films
Creators:
Minsk, L. David
Dates:
1961
Size:
Film reels (color silent, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film taken of South Georgia Island (1961) and the Jammu and Kashmir regions of India (1961). 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with …

Film of Papua New Guinea
Dates:
circa 1930-1939
Size:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 400 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2003.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film taken in Papua New Guinea, ca. 1930s, by unknown person. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and …

Charles H. Frost films
Creators:
Frost, Charles H. (Charles Hamilton), 1870-1926
Dates:
circa 1913-1927
Size:
2 Film reels (24 minutes, black-and-white silent; 630 feet, 9.5mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2002.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film shot by Charles Frost in 1926 of countries bordering the Mediterranean Sea, 9.5 Pathex titles: "The Spirit of Play, "Lindbergh's Welcome Home," "Lindbergh's Paris Flight," and "Italy's Crack Cavalry-Velvet Fingers-Shooting Rapids in 'Pocket Boat'"; still photographs and negatives from Charles Frost's 1913 trip to the Mediterranean; postcards from these trips and …

The Ebony Affair
Creators:
Csaky, A. S.
Dates:
1972
Size:
1 Film reel (color sound; 415 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.28
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film is a fictional account of a day in the life of a small-time Black street hustler in Washington, D.C. during the seventies. While making a delivery for drug dealers, the main character who is also the narrator has flashbacks to other deliveries that ended in shootings or beatings …

Rolf Jensen video of iron smelting in Fonta Djallon, Guinea
Creators:
Jensen, Rolf, (Professor of Economics)
Dates:
1995
Size:
6 Video recordings (8 hours, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Video shot in 1995 in the village of Medina Timbobe, Guinea documenting the process of iron smelting in the Fonta Djallon region. 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 …

Whipple Spear Hall collection
Creators:
Hall, Whipple Spear
Dates:
circa 1930-1940
Size:
3 Film reels (950 feet, 16mm)
Photographs (290 images; prints)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1999.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Films and photographs shot in the 1930s by American businessman Whipple S. Spear Hall. Locations include Philippines (including Manila), southeast Asia, Oceania, China, Papua New Guinea, Java and possibly Torres Strait. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of …

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J. Ward Williams films of Papua New Guinea
Creators:
Williams, J. Ward
Dates:
1935-1937
Size:
1 Film reel (36 minutes, black-and-white silent; 2000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete footage shot during a gold prospecting expedition in north western Papua New Guinea. Scenes include villages along the Fly and Sepik Rivers, Papuans working in the Yodda gold fields, and various mining camps along the Fly River. Supplementary materials: 4 Please note that the contents of the collection and the …

William Wrather films of the Southwestern United States
Creators:
Wrather, William Embry, 1883-1963
Dates:
circa 1926-1941
Size:
3 Film reels (47 minutes, black-and-white color silent; 1261 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.14
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

William Wrather's amateur footage of the "Indian Fair" at Gallup, New Mexico and other footage of New Mexio and Arizona from the 20s through the early 1940s. 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 …

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