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Creators:
Carter, William E., 1927-1983
Dates:
circa 1960-1961
Size:
Film reels (49 minutes, color silent; 1400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.11E
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting various aspects of daily life and ceremonial activities in an Aymara altiplano village, Igavi Province, Bolivia. Documentation includes: an Aymara wedding with church service and festivities; festival activities during Carnival which includes various costumed and masked-dance traditions (e.g., Morenda dancers) performed in the v...

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Creators:
Carter, William E., 1927-1983
Dates:
circa 1960 - circa 1980
Size:
19 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1983.0405
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection relates to Carter's study of the native Bolivian's use of coca and the Aymara. Materials related to the coca study in Bolivia include: correspondence, administrative documents, and miscellany; "Coca in Bolivia" (final report in English and Spanish); coding sheets and questionnaires; miscellaneous research materials; bio-medical ex...

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Creators:
American University (Washington, D.C.)
Miller, Norman N., 1933-
Dates:
1972-1974
Size:
484 Film reels (color sound; 276,002 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2014.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited films, camera original film outtakes and uncut film footage (Afghanistan and Bolivia only), from the Faces of Change film series produced by the American University Field Staff. 27 edited films were created from filming projects in five diverse geographic locations: Afghanistan (the Maldar), Bolivia (Aymara), Kenya (Boran), Taiwan, and Soko...

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Creators:
Oettinger, Marion, Jr., 1942-
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Item (inch )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7325
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes transcriptions of tapes in which Oettinger describes the items in the collection. There are also proposed accession forms and a map.

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Creators:
La Barre, Weston, 1911-1996
Dates:
1934-1970
Size:
7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1976-057
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Raoul Weston La Barre was an anthropologist and ethnologist who is best known for his work with ethnobotany, his work on Native American religion, and for applying psychiatric and psychoanalytic theories to ethnography. This collection primarily contains materials relating to his 1935-1936 field work in Oklahoma and 1937-1938 field work in Bolivia, but also contains materials relating to his interest in the use of peyote and other hallucinogenic drugs which dates through the 1960s.

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Creators:
Cohen, John, 1932-2019
Dates:
1963-1992
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white color sound; 17,136 feet, 16mm)
4 Videodiscs (DVD)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.20
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of edited films by John Cohen of music and crafts in the United States, Peru, Greece, and Scotland. 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...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
Dates:
circa 1940s
Size:
950 Negatives (circa, acetate)
47 Prints (silver gelatin (some copies))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.90
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection is composed of photographs and copies of published illustrations which were collected for use in the Handbook of South American Indians (Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 143). These include images of Indigenous peoples of South America, their material culture, and their built and natural environments. There are also maps detail...

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Creators:
Smith, Hubert, 1938-
Dates:
1975-1984
Size:
Film reels (color sound, 16mm)
Video recordings (color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1985.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film footage and edited films of Hubert Smith. Film projectes represented in the collection include Single Parent, The Living Maya, and a work on leadership of the Aymara of Boliva, made from the American Unviersity Field Staff Faces of Change Series films. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used refle...

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Creators:
Agazzi, Paolo
Urioste, Armando de
Dates:
1984-1985
Size:
Video recordings (59 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1987.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of an edited film documenting the plight of the workers in Bolivian sugar cane fields and television broadcasts documenting rituals among the Aymara in the Lake Titicaca environs and a village festival among coca growers of African descent in the Bolivian highlands. Please note that the contents of the collection and the langua...

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Creators:
Zorn, Elayne
Dates:
1971-2010
Size:
1,474 Photographic prints
11526 Negatives (photographic)
10 Videocassettes
11 Linear feet
57 Sound recordings (57 cassette tapes.)
11412 Slides (photographs)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.022
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Elayne Zorn Collection measures 11 linear feet and contains thousands of photographic objects including negatives, slides and prints. The collection material spans the years of Zorn's professional and student activity in the fields of anthropology and Latin American studies from around 1975 until 2010. The material in this collection reflects Zorn's long association with the community in Taquile, Peru which led up to the publication of her book, Weaving a Future, in 2004. Zorn also spent a significant amount of time conducting field research in Andean communities in Bolivia examining the relationships between tourism and textiles. Zorn's additional professional activities included serving as a textile collector and expert advisor for museum collections and exhibitions as well as performing academic duties at the University of Central Florida.

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