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Harriman Alaska Expedition (1899)
Dates:
circa 1910
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-014
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 76 photogravure plates from the Harriman Alaska Series, a 14-volume publication detailing the Harriman Alaska Expedition of 1899. The plates were made from photographs and drawings made during the Expedition. Prominent photographers include C. Hart Merriam and Edward S. Curtis.

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Creators:
Solecki, Ralph S.
Dates:
1949
Size:
263 Negatives
642 Items
4 rolls of 35mm negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made near the upper Kokpowruk and Kokolik rivers, particularly images of camps, party members, and scenic views. They also include a few images of Eskimos and Eskimo shelters, a deadfall animal trap, and a cache.

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Dates:
1979
Size:
1 Sheet
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7308
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Van Valin, William B., 1878-
Dates:
1912-1918
Size:
10 Film reels (black-and-white silent; 6,950 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film shot by William Van Valin as leader of the John Wanamaker Expedition to Point Barrow, Alaska for the University of Pennsylvania Museum. The film, that later toured in a film-lecture series by Van Valin, is known under the main title TIP TOP OF THE EARTH: Alaskan Eskimo Educational Series. Series includes the titles: SCENES AT NOME, ALAS...

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Creators:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Dates:
Summer, 1927
Size:
10 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4908
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Bernard, Joseph-Fidèle, 1878-1972
Dates:
1921
Size:
11 Glass plate negatives
11 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.132
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Joseph-Fidèle Bernard photographs from Alaska consists of negatives taken by Bernard in 1921 among the Inupiaq (Alaska Inupiat Eskimo) and Siberian Yu'pik communities. Bernard was an artic trader, trapper and captain of the schooner "Teddy Bear."

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Creators:
Chambers, Moreau Browne Congleton
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Expedition to Bering Sea region, 1931
Dates:
May 13-October 4, 1931
Size:
41 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7406
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Size:
83 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1974
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes miscellaneous notes and maps.

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Creators:
Jones, Prescott M. M., 1904-1981
Dates:
1932-1976
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.jonepres
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, 2 diaries, a subject file, art works, printed material, and photographs primarily concern Jones' work for the WPA artist project in Alaska.

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Creators:
Gambaro, Stephen
Dates:
circa 1942
Size:
35 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R80-33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Stephen Gambaro while stationed with the United States military in Alaska during World War II. They include images of buildings, boats, native Alaskans, United States military personnel, and scenery in and around Akhiok, a small city on Kodiak Island in Alaska.

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