MS 7415 Chinese calendar for the year 1882
The calendar is divided into several panels. Tables in Chinese writing occupy small rectangular panels in the four corners and pictures occupy the remaining panels. The table in the two top corners marks months and seasonal dates, such as the spring equinox, summer solstice, and so forth. The table occupying …
MS 7433 Viewing the World Renowned Italian Chiarinis Circus Performance G. Chiarinis Royal Italian Circus of European Artists of Both Sexes Open Twice Every Day
Fillette, T. G. Lieutenant
Shows the arena with spectators on tiers of seats and various acts and feats in the ring. A narrative caption text in Japanese accounts the success of the Charine circus troop's Japanese debut in 1886and its continuing popularity.
MS 7476 Documents Relating to the Land Dispute between the Lubicon Lake Indians and the Canadian Government
The file consists of transmittal notes together with copies of documents such as letters, newspaper clippings, and news releases.
MS 7587 Material concerning the Papago
Includes a manuscript entitled "Material Culture of the Papago," with photographs; "Acculturation of the Papago Village of Santa Rosa"; material concerning a Papago calendar; bibliography from "Social Organization ofthe Papago"; and an undated letter from Underhill to Ruth Benedict.
MS 3262 Sketches and photographs of pictographs from the upper Vaupés River, Amazonas, Brazil
12 Items (black and white photographs )
4 Items (color photographs )
These are of pictographs from the upper Rio Uaupes (Vaupes), Amazonas, Brazil, near the Columbian border. Includes letter of December 5, 1950, containing sketches and black and white photographs.
MS 3951 Sketch of a pattern of a sandal of yucca fibre from cliff-dwelling No. 3, Jicarilla Apache Reservation, Dulce, N.M
Includes four sketches and 1 photograph of designs in sandstone wall, Cliff-dwelling No. 2, Jicarilla Apache Reservation.
Miscellaneous collection of Indian pictures
The material includes 4 tintypes and ambrotypes (on glass) in daguerreotype cases. 1 album containing 34 tintypes and small cardboard pictures. 1 album containing 25 tintypes and small cardboard pictures. Subjects unidentified (no names.) The pictures are mainly by Caledonia, Ontario photographers.
MS 7455 A complete map of Kamakura in the district of Sagami
The map identifies various points chiefly of historical importance. A affixed photograph shows a side view of Daibutsu (Great Buddha). There are also English notes on the history of Kamakura, celebrated temples, and Hachiman shrine.
Edward Palmer papers
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Archer, William Andrew
The collection includes not only Palmer's own material but also that of William E. Safford, William Andrew Archer, Joseph Nelson Rose, William Ralph Maxon, and Frederick Vernon Coville that concern Palmer. The collection was in the custody of the Department of Botany of the National Museum of Natural History before it was transferred to the National Anthropological Archives. Other than the biographical material, the subject matter is largely botanical and concerns collecting activities in Mexico, Arizona, California, Utah, Texas, and Idaho.
Photographs of Apache, Arapaho, and Shoshoni people
The collection consists of portraits of Apache, Arapaho, and Shoshoni people and images of encampments and gatherings.