Query: Anthropology -- methodology
MS 7538 Research in Contemporary Cultures Documents
Creators:
Columbia University Research in Contemporary Cultures
Landman, Ruth H.
Benedict, Ruth, 1887-1948
Dates:
n.d
Size:
400 Items (ca. pages (not counted ca. 400 pages (not counted)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7538
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consists of Manual for field worked (mostly mimeograph articles by several different authors; an anaylsis of the motion picture film "Hitlerjunge Quex"; and Ruth Benedict,"Rumanian Culture and Behavior," November 1943.

Loading...
in NAA.MS7538 for Anthropology -- methodology
United States Army Medical Museum photographs of measuring and photographing skulls
Creators:
Army Medical Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
circa 1885-1900
Size:
13 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-42
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting physical anthropology techniques for measuring and photographing skulls for comparison, as practiced by scientists of the Army Medical Museum. Photographs are mounted on unbound pages from an album and have been annotated to describe the technique depicted.

Loading...
in NAA.PhotoLot.78-42 for Anthropology -- methodology
Frederick Erickson Communication Research collection
Dates:
1965-1996
Size:
50 Linear feet
280 Film reels (includes picture and sound elements, 16mm)
174 Video recordings (includes open-reels and cassettes, 1/2 inch)
177 Sound recordings (1/4 inch)
5 Linear feet (3 record boxes, 6 document boxes)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2011.18
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

The collection includes film, video, sound recordings, coded transcripts and associated paper records created and used by Frederick Erickson, Ph.D. Education, during the course of several studies using ethnographic methods to understand cultural differences in communication and learning. The largest set of motion picture film, video and sound recordings relate …

Loading...
in HSFA.2011.18 for Anthropology -- methodology
MS 7459 The Mississippi band of Choctaw Indians: their recent history and current social relations
Creators:
Peterson, John H., Jr.
Dates:
undated
Size:
325 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7459
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the history of the band after removal and considers their family and kinship, religion, economy, politics, and education. Two appendices on methodology and maps are not included.

Loading...
in NAA.MS7459 for Anthropology -- methodology
John L. Buckner film of an Adena burial mound excavation
Creators:
Buckner, John L.
Dates:
circa 1939
Size:
1 Film reel (23 minutes, black-and-white silent; 400 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting the archaeology of the Wright burial mound, a middle to late Adena culture site in Eastern Kentucky. This large-scale mound excavation was made possible by a work crew provided by the Works Progress Administration. The film shows archaeological methodology, particularly in the manner of excavation through arbitrary stratigraphic …

Digital Content Available

Loading...
in HSFA.1983.08 for Anthropology -- methodology
Alan Sandstrom papers
Creators:
Sandstrom, Alan R.
Dates:
1968-2014
Size:
10.75 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of Alan Sandstrom's correspondence, files relating to publications, newsletter editing (Nahua Newsletter),and biographical materials. 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 …

Loading...
in NAA.2014-17 for Anthropology -- methodology
James B. Watson papers
Creators:
Watson, Virginia
Watson, James B. (James Bennett), 1918-2009
Dates:
1904-1998
bulk 1933-1987
Size:
52.5 Linear feet (123 boxes)
47 Sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2003-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of cultural anthropologist James B. Watson, and documents his fieldwork in Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and Del Norte, Co., as well as his teaching career at the University of Washington. Included are field notes, lecture notes, correspondence, maps, photographs, books, articles, journals, grant proposals, surveys, data punch cards, conference materials, and sound recordings.

Digital Content Available

Loading...
in NAA.2003-15 for Anthropology -- methodology
Robert I. Levy papers
Creators:
Levy, Robert I. (Robert Isaac), 1924-
Dates:
1947-2001, undated
Size:
262 Sound recordings
37.4 Linear feet (71 boxes, 5 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Robert I. Levy papers document his field work, research and professional activities from 1949-2001 and primarily deal with his work studying social organization, culture, and their psychological effects in Tahiti and Nepal. The collection consists of correspondence, field notes, sound recordings of interviews with informants in Tahiti and Nepal, interview transcripts and analyses, language and culture research materials, maps, and color slides. Also included are files about his books, articles, essays, and lectures; course materials from his time as a professor at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD); and conference files.

Loading...
in NAA.2014-11 for Anthropology -- methodology
Beatrice Medicine papers
Creators:
Medicine, Beatrice
Dates:
1914-2003
bulk 1945-2003
Size:
28 Linear feet (65 document boxes, 1 box of oversize materials, 1 box of ephemera, 1 shoebox of index cards, 1 map drawer)
Collection ID:
NAA.1997-05
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Beatrice Medicine papers, 1913-2003 (bulk 1945-2003), document the professional life of Dr. Beatrice "Bea" Medicine (1923-2005), a member of the Standing Rock Sioux tribe, anthropologist, scholar, educator, and Native rights activist. The collection also contains material collected by or given to Medicine to further her research and activism interests. Medicine, whose Lakota name was Hinsha Waste Agli Win, or "Returns Victorious with a Red Horse Woman," focused her research on a variety of topics affecting the Native American community: 1) mental health, 2) women's issues, 3) bilingual education, 4) alcohol and drug use, 5) ethno-methodologies and research needs of Native Americans, and 6) Children and identity issues. The collection represents Medicine's work as an educator for universities and colleges in the United States and in Canada, for which she taught Native American Studies courses. Additionally, because of the large amount of research material and Medicine's correspondence with elected U.S. officials and Native American leaders, and records from Medicine's involvement in Native American organizations, the collection serves to represent issues affecting Native Americans during the second half of the 20th century, and reflects what Native American leaders and organizations did to navigate and mitigate those issues. Collection materials include correspondence; committee, conference, and teaching material; ephemera; manuscripts and poetry; maps; notes; periodicals; photographs; training material; and transcripts.

Loading...
in NAA.1997-05 for Anthropology -- methodology
Donald J. Ortner Papers
Creators:
Ortner, Donald J.
Dates:
1963-2013
Size:
44.37 Linear feet (96 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Donald J. Ortner Papers, dated 1963 to 2013, document his research and professional activities while working in the Division of Physical Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History. They primarily deal with his contributions to the field of paleopathology and his work with specimens from Bab edh-Dhra, Jordan and Chichester, England. The bulk of this collection consists of correspondence, files related to Ortner's publications, specimen observations and analysis, and photographs.

Loading...
in NAA.2014-07 for Anthropology -- methodology
41 records — Page 1 of 5