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Dates:
circa 1970
Size:
34 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.127
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of pages from two manuscripts with Easter Island texts. Adrienne Kaeppler of the Smithsonian Institution identified them as copies of petroglyphs, drawings, and pictographs from rongorongo boards with an explanation of the characters in the native language. The location of the original manuscripts has not yet been determined.

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Creators:
Pittier, Henri, 1857-1950
Dates:
circa 1903-1904
Size:
1 page (Sheet music :)
128 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.128
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of Guatuso Indians and activities including pottery making, as well as images of artifacts, mainly Indian whistles from the collections of the National Museum in San Jose. A sheet of music accompanies the photographs.

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Creators:
Metcalf, Elizabeth H. (collector and probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1890-1944
Size:
735 prints (circa, albumen, platinum, cyanotype, and silver gelatin (some on postcard stock))
150 postcards (circa, halftone, collotype, and chromolithograph)
560 negatives (circa, nitrate)
175 negatives (circa, glass)
85 lantern slides (circa)
5 Linear Feet (Manuscript material :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.107
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection comprises photographs documenting Philippine people, including Benguet, Bogobo, Igorot, Ifugao, Moro, and Negrito people, and their natural and built environment; it also includes photographs of the military presence in the Philippines. The photographs, including prints and postcards, were made and collected by Elizabeth H. and Sara...

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Creators:
Wirz, Dadi
Dates:
circa 1952-1955
Size:
133 prints (silver gelatin and color)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.109
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to a trip that Dadi Wirz made with his father to New Guinea, 1952-1955. The photographs depict artifacts, including sculptures, masks, and paintings, as well as people and architecture. Additionally, there are some photographs of activities, including canoeing, construction, and painting.

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Creators:
Mann, William M., 1886-1960
Dates:
1915-1916
Size:
400 negatives (circa, nitrate)
220 prints (circa 220 (duplicates not counted) prints, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.110
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by William M. Mann during a zoological expedition to Fiji and the British Solomon Islands. They document indigenous people, villages, and the natural environment, as well as activities such as tapa making, building construction, and ceremonies.

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Creators:
Bache, René, 1861-1933
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.106B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting dancers and tiger hunters in Sumatra and portraits of Apache Indians.

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Creators:
Minh, Emil, b. 1929
Dates:
circa 1960-1967
Size:
35 mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.103
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Exhibit photographs from an exhibit of work by Emil Minh, entitled "Laos: The Land and the People." The photographs document Laotian people, agricultural activities, scenery, and Buddhist temples and monks.

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Dates:
circa 1901-1902
Size:
199 negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.104
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made by a tourist during a 1901 tour of Egypt, Palestine, Israel, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, Italy, Germany, and England. The photographs largely document ancient sites, cities, and some people. Additional photographs of Memphis, Tennessee, and New Orleans, Louisiana, may offer clues as to the residence of the phot...

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Creators:
Crook, George
Hubbard, Lorenzo
Dates:
undated
Size:
8 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS85
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

All entered in U.S. Geological and Geographical Survey of the Rocky Mountain comparative vocabulary outline of 211 terms.

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Creators:
Azpell, Thomas F.
Dates:
August 14, 1870
Size:
11 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS83
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Vocabulary recorded in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Also letter of transmittal to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution. Camp Gaston, California. August 14, 1870. Autograph letter signed. 3 pages. Baird, Sprncer F. Letter to George Gibbs, forwarding the vocabulary and the letter of transmittal. Washington, D. C. Septem...

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