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Creators:
Yawney, Carole D.
Dates:
Undetermined
Size:
Film reels
Video recordings
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Original film and video created by Carole Yawney for her Rastafarian research in Jamaica. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered of...

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Creators:
Explorers Club
Dates:
circa 1940-1970
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white color silent sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.21
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of 23 films created or collected by the Explorers Club. Films include DJUKA - Morton Kahn, SWEENY, AFGHANISTAN, RIDDLE OF MAYAN CAVE, WONDERS OF THE SAHARA, JAMBO PORINI: EAST AFRICA, MEXICO, TIBET-FORBIDDEN TIBET, PRIMITIVE PEOPLES OF MATTO GRASSO, A STORY OF THE TROPICS, LA JEUNE FORET, FROM NEW LANDS TO OLD, HIGH ARTIC, ART...

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Creators:
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975
Stewart, Richard H. (Richard Hewett), 1901-2004
Dates:
1926-1950
Size:
Film reels (9 hours 3 minutes, black-and-white silent sound; 18,296 feet, 16mm)
2 Videocassettes (1 hour 2 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1987.04
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of film and video created and collected by Matthew Stirling in Papua New Guinea, Mexico, and Panama. Collection also contains annotations (recorded narratives). 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 doc...

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Dates:
1950-1979
Size:
Film reels (color black-and-white sound, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of at least 15 film prints retired from Penn State's Audio-Visual Services Library. Comprises two accessions: 1991.08 and 1993.15. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at...

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Creators:
Timreck, T. W. (Theodor William)
Dates:
1979-1990
Size:
Film reels (color sound; 1,900 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot over 15 years by Timreck. A large percentage, if not all, covers work by SI archeologist Bill Fitzhugh. RED PAINT PEOPLE was cut from this footage. Timreck (and Fitzhugh) are continuing to shoot material that is a continuation of this project. This material of interviews, sites, Labrador, etc. is known as the Northeast Archeology P...

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Creators:
Towles, Joseph A.
Turnbull, Colin M.
Dates:
circa 1950-1972
Size:
Film reels (32,350 ft)
Video recordings
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot by Colin Turnbull and Joseph Towles among the Mbuti Pygmies, Zaire and the Ik, Uganda, between 1954 and 1972. Footage documents the nkumbi initiations among the Mbuti, villager-Pygmy interactions; subsistence and daily life among the Ik pastoralists of northwestern Uganda. Supplementary materials: associated texts and annotations (re...

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Creators:
Pearson, Adelaide
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
1 Film reel (27 minutes, black-and-white silent; 717 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film of a trip to Asia to view a variety of pottery techniques. The film concentrates on Indian pottery making, primarily in the Delhi Pottery Works and Puri, but also includes brief sequences of pottery making in Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Japan. Film was shot in 1938-1939 by Adelaide Pearson, founder of Rowantree Pottery in Blue Hill, M...

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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 language and terminology ...

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Creators:
Kaeppler, Adrienne L., 1935-
Dates:
1965-1988
Size:
Film reels (4 hours 27 minutes, black-and-white color silent; 9592 feet)
Videocassettes (27 hours 55 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.18
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of film and video created and collected by Adrienne Kaeppler. Film and video documents dance and arts in the Pacific 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, its contents may be at odds w...

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Creators:
Shontz, Charles, 1926-2019
Dates:
1955-2009
Size:
2 Film reels (47 minutes, black-and-white silent; 1700 feet)
2 DVD
Slides
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.22
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot during Shontz' year as a Fulbright teacher in the Union of Burma. Documented are aspects of daily and ceremonial life primarily in the locations of Taunggyi, Yaung-whe (on Inle Lake), Namkhan, Kentung, and Rangoon. Scenes of ethnographic interest include: the annual Buddhist Festival of Lights in Taunggyi; a pwe festival sponsored by a...

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