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Creators:
Bayly, Mura
Dates:
circa 1908-1910
Size:
58 Lantern slides
192 Prints (silver gelatin, albumen, halftone, chromolithograph, collotype, and platinum)
0.5 Linear feet (papers)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2010-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection is comprised of papers and photographs relating to Mura Bayly's travels in Indonesia and the Pacific islands. Photographs including prints and lantern slides document daily life, arts, architecture, ceremonies, and various events of Javanese, Fijian, Samoan, Maori, and other people. Some photographs were made by professional photogra...

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Creators:
Whiting, Alfred F.
Whiting, Marjorie Grant
Dates:
1952-1954
Size:
7 Linear feet
9 Sound tape reels
Collection ID:
NAA.1976-37
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection reflects the work of an anthropologist in Micronesia during 1952-1954. The U.S. Government employed Alfred F. Whiting as a staff anthropologist in the U.S. Trust Territory of the Pacific, Ponape District. His field notes, papers, photographs, and correspondence make up this collection. Marjorie Grant Whiting contributed to part o...

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Creators:
Lipkind, William, 1904-1974
Dates:
1936-1939
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1982.0408
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Lipkind's papers are limited to the fruit of his anthropological field work. They are, however, incomplete, for part remains in private hands. A few pieces of correspondence relating to his article for the Handbook of South American Indians are with Julian Haynes Steward. The Winnebago materal includes a vocabulary that may be by the nineteenth-cen...

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Creators:
Van Beek, Gus W. (Gus Willard), 1922-
Dates:
circa 1959-2008
Size:
53.5 Linear feet (106 document boxes 6 record storage boxes and 4 small boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-28
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of the professional papers of Dr. Gus Van Beek, Curator of Old World Archaeology, Division of Archaeology, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution. Included is the overall body of field logs and notebooks, correspondence, administrative work, research for and about exhibits, photographs, drawings, work on a variety of Departmental committees, and work leading toward the publication of a number of manuscripts and papers. These materials cover roughly the period from 1959 when Dr. Van Beek was hired as an Associate Curator in the Department until 2008 when he actively ceased work in his office at NMNH.

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Creators:
Takaki, Michiko, 1930-2014
Dates:
1921-2011
bulk 1960s
Size:
134.16 Linear feet (167 boxes, 7 rolls, and 7 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.2016-23
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers of Michiko Takaki, 1921-2011 (bulk 1960s), document her field work among the Kalinga people of the northern Philippines and her professional contributions as a faculty member at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. The papers consist primarily of economic and linguistic field data gathered between 1964 and 1968, used in the production of her doctoral dissertation ("Aspects of Exchange in a Kalinga Society, Northern Luzon," 1977) and throughout her anthropological career. The collection consists of field notes, maps, photographic prints, negatives, slides, sound recordings, recorded film, data and analysis, correspondence, working files and drafts, and publications.

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Creators:
Iroquois Research Institute
Dates:
circa 1970 - circa 1980
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1982-51
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material includes forms, bibliographic data, photographs, maps, and narrative summaries that concern a survey in Alaskan communities relating to subsistence. There are also other economic and geographic data. The collection includes: (1) Survey of village subsistence, early 1970s; (2) community profiles by native region, 1973; (3) "Subsistence...

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Creators:
Hopkins, Nicholas A.
Dates:
circa 1960 - circa 2000
Size:
18 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2017-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Griffin, John W. (John Wallace), 1919-1993
Dates:
1937-1992
Size:
5.75 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1998-01
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of John W. Griffin's class notes, field notes, correspondence, professional papers, and manuscripts. The collection covers his class and field notes from his undergraduate degree at the University of Florida through his Master's degree at the University of Chicago. The correspondence ranges from the late 1930's to his death ...

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Creators:
Gjording, Chris N., 1943-1993
Dates:
1966-1991
bulk 1977-1991
Size:
6.34 Linear feet (15 document boxes, 1 cassette tape, and 37 computer disks)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-19
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers of Chris Gjording primarily document his research and activities in Central America, particularly his research on the Guaymíes and the Cerro Colorado copper mining project in Chiriquí, Panama. Materials pertaining to Panama include Gjording's field notes (portions of which are missing due to severe insect infestation); photographs; reference materials he collected; and his writings, which include his articles, dissertation, and drafts of his dissertation revised for publication. In addition to his work in Panama are his field notes and photographs from his research on campesino communities in Guatemala and El Salvador. Gjording also kept subject files on Latin American countries, focusing on the poor and oppressed and the social and political climate. His writings on those subjects are present in the collection and include a draft of his unpublished paper on peasant uprising in El Salvador and issues of Informacciónes, the Spanish-language newsletter that Gjording published and wrote articles for in Honduras. The collection also contains correspondence and notes relating to his visits to the Guatemalan Indian refugee camps in Los Lirios and Maya Balam in Quintana Roo in Mexico. In addition, the collection contains some of his correspondence with his mentor Ricardo Falla, a Guatemalan Jesuit priest and anthropologist, whom he refers to as "RF" in his notes. The collection also contains computer disks with chapters in Spanish from Falla's book on Ixcán, possibly Masacres de la selva: Ixcán, Guatemala, 1975-1982 (1992).

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Creators:
American Dermatoglyphics Association
Dates:
circa 1960 - circa 2010
Size:
187.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1993-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The American Dermatoglyphics Association records are comprised of business records, including correspondence, minutes, newsletters, and several dermatoglyphics collections. These collections feature finger and palm prints from studies undertaken by American Dermatoglyphics Association members, along with accompanying documentation and publications....

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