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MS 1999-23 Herbert Ward drawings from the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition
Creators:
Ward, Herbert, 1863-1919
Dates:
circa 1886-1889
Size:
51 Drawings (ink and pencil)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1999-23
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is composed of fifty-one (51) drawings by Herbert Ward, made when he was a member of the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. Most of the drawings depict men and women of the upper Congo River, but several others depict tools and implements. Please note that the contents of the collection …

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MS 7151 Shou shan quan tu [Map of Beijing]
Creators:
Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Print (black and white woodblock, 45 x 24 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7151
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of a woodblock print showing Beijing (Peking) within the city walls, oriented to the north. The print is probably a mid- to late-nineteenth century copy of a print from the Qing Dynasty (1796-1820). The map includes street names, various public buildings and structures, including palace grounds, temples, city …

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MS 7166 Japanese circus poster
Creators:
Japan Ueda Performing Arts Company
Woodbury, Richard B. (Richard Benjamin), 1917-2009
Dates:
circa 1925
Size:
1 Poster (31 x 42.5 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7166
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of a poster advertising a circus. It shows sketches of a variety of circus acts and includes a photomechanical portrait of Ueda, perhaps the head of the circus company. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and …

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L.H. Palmer collection of Chinese paintings and documents
Dates:
circa 1912-1915
Size:
7 Items
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7409
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of seven (7) items collected in China by L.H. Palmer from approximately 1912 to 1915. The collection includes 3 ornamental inscriptions, or figures of animals that also form Chinese characters; a painted fan design; a painting of flowers and other plants; a painting of a scene by a stream; and a …

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Robert King Harris papers
Creators:
Harris, Robert King, 1912-1980
Dates:
circa 1909-circa 1981
Size:
26.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1983-27
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The material of the collection relates to a large collection of archeological specimens which Harris began in 1924 and developed into a 100,000-piece amassment. The collection, ranging in time from the paleo-American to the historic, in part represents Harris's own field work but also incorporates material of other workers. It includes …

James E. Taylor scrapbook of the American West
Creators:
Taylor, James E., 1839-1901 (artist and collector)
Dates:
circa 1863-1900
Size:
4 Tintypes
3 Chromolithographs
3 Lithographs (3 chalk-manner lithographs)
1 Print (photogravure)
118 Pages (Scrapbook)
685 Prints (circa, albumen)
80 Items (circa 80 relief prints (including woodcuts and wood engraving))
30 Items (circa 30 intaglio prints (including etchings and engravings))
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4605
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scrapbook entitled "Our Wild Indians in Peace and War: Surveys, Expeditions, Mining and Scenery of the Great West," compiled by James E. Taylor, possibly as a source for his own illustrations.

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MS 4731 Codex Hopiensis, Hopi Kachinas
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Homovi (Hopi)
Kutcahonauu (Hopi)
Winuta (Hopi)
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Dates:
November, 1899-March, 1900
Size:
3 Volumes
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4731
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
MS 7164 Chōshō shidai
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Page (33 cm x 45 cm)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7164
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
Molly Schuchat papers
Creators:
Schuchat, Molly G., 1928-2020
Dates:
circa 1945 - circa 1990
Size:
4.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2002-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection comprises professional papers of anthropologist Molly Schuchat and documents her dissertation development and field work regarding the experiences of Hungarians who came to America after the failed revolution in 1956, as well as her teaching activities at Rust College in Holly Springs, MS. The collection contains articles, correspondence, clippings …

MS 7560 Sketches for Guatemala exhibit, Hall 11
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Drawings (pencil and colored pencil)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7560
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consist of two (2) sketches for an exhibit was based on the Lilly Osborne collection of Guatemalan textiles in Hall H, National Museum of Natural History. Robert Laughlin was the curator for the exhibit.

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