Query: Asia Society
Jasper Ingersoll papers
Creators:
Ingersoll, Jasper
Dates:
circa 1959 - circa 1991
Size:
19.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2007-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection documents the professional activities of anthropologist Jasper (Jay) Ingersoll from approximately 1959-1991. The collection contains his fieldnotes and interview tapes, reports to the Agency for International Development, the World Bank and the Asia Society's South East Asia Development Advisory Group, correspondence, research proposals and notes, conference papers, teaching materials …

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in NAA.2007-02 for Asia Society
Pauline B. and Myron S. Falk, Jr. Papers
Creators:
Falk, Johnny, 1906-1992
Falk, Pauline
Dates:
1904-1998
bulk 1935-1980
Size:
24 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A2002.03
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers of art collectors Pauline Baerwald Falk (1910-2000) and Myron (Johnny) Falk Jr. (1906-1992), 1904-1998. Created and collected by the Falks, this collection includes: biographical data; black-and-white and color prints of art objects and people; photo albums of art objects in the Falk's art collection; symposium papers, scholarly reviews, and newspaper articles on …

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Porter A. McCray papers
Creators:
McCray, Porter A., 1908-2000
Dates:
1936-1989
Size:
12.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City arts administrator Porter A. McCray measure 12.3 linear feet and date from 1936 to 1989. The papers include scattered biographical materials, correspondence, and writings and notes. The bulk of the collection consists of professional files documenting his advisory and consulting work for museums, institutions, organizations, and foundations. Also found within the collection are printed materials and photographs of McCray and artwork.

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in AAA.mccrport for Asia Society
Edward F. Strange Collection of Japanese Prints
Creators:
Strange, Edward Fairbrother, 1862-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
600 Items (illustrations)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2008.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Over 600 illustrations of Japanese prints, with the artists' names, subjects, date of sale, name of collection, etc., noted on the reverse of each illustration. Arranged and mounted in four boxes.

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in FSA.A2008.02 for Asia Society
Alexander Coburn Soper Typescript
Creators:
Soper, Alexander Coburn, 1904-1993
Dates:
1977-1992
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
FSA.A1990.05
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Offprints of articles by Sherwood F. Moran compiled by Alexander Coburn Soper, accompanied by photographs, a reproduction, and Soper's introduction typescript, assembled in preparation for an unpublished book of Moran' writing entitled "Studies in Japanese Art Treasures."

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in FSA.A1990.05 for Asia Society
Imperial Russian Geographical Society photographs of Central Tibet
Creators:
Russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
50 Mounted prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-122
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting Tibetan monasteries, Potala Palace, Tibetan women, cities, and scenery in Central Tibet, including the region's capital, Lhasa. Prints are in a boxed set issued by the Imperial Russian Geographical Society (Russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo).

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Yegi-Honten photographs relating to the Japanese Red Cross Society of Tokyo
Creators:
Yegi-Honten studio
Dates:
circa 1904
Size:
5 Mounted prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-35
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to the Japanese Red Cross Society (Nihon SekijÅ«jisha) of Tokyo, Japan, used in an exhibit at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1904. It includes images of the Hakuai Maru, a Red Cross Hospital ship; Japanese Red Cross Society relief staff aboard the ship; the Tokyo …

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MS 7260 Difficulties in communication and social perception in Oksapmin society
Creators:
Boram, Clifford
Dates:
ca. 1978
Size:
12 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7260
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Volkmar Wentzel Papers
Creators:
Wentzel, Volkmar Kurt, 1915-2006
Dates:
1947-1994
Size:
59 Items (items (5 linear ft.), 20 x 24 or smaller)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1998.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Papers, 1947-1994, of photographer and author Volkmar Kurt Wentzel, regarding a two year survey conducted for the National Geographic Society during 1946-1947, to visually document caves, temples, and sculpture of India, including: his typescript draft (photocopy), [after 1946], written for the National Geographic Magazine on the Ajanta and Ellora temples; a proof, 1953, of …

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in FSA.A1998.02 for Asia Society
Frank C. Whitmore Oral History Interviews
Creators:
Whitmore, Frank C., interviewee
Dates:
1989
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9557
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program …

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in Record Unit 9557 for Asia Society