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Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
undated
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet (consisting of 1 box.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Baskets
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Baskets forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Creators:
Dodge, K. T. (Katherine Taylor)
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7211
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Writer claims the basket is the largest ever brought into the San Carlos agency. The basket was made by Nets-a-dis-pat, wife of Chilchuana. Note largely concerns the price of the basket and obtaining it for the museum. Notes suggests there was also a photograph but it has not been located.

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Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
18 Negatives (glass)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-26F
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of baskets in the collection of Charles P. Wilcomb. They include Pomo baskets and baskets of the people of Tulare County. The photographs may have been made by a Smithsonian photographer.

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Dates:
1922, 1931
Size:
49 Prints (Album :, silver gelatin)
2 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of an album containing images of Washoe baskets made by Dat-so-la-lee. The photographs were probably made while the baskets were displayed by Mr. and Mrs. Cohn in the Kit Carson Curio Store in Carson City, Nevada in 1931. Notes in the album include dimensions and weight of the larger baskets, and unifying themes of the smal...

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Creators:
Frachtenberg, Leo Joachim, 1883-1930
Cartwell, George G.
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1738
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Captions only. Concerns baskets. Photos taken by Mr George G. Cartwell of Biological Survey. These have been placed with old Frachtenberg negatives pending working up of same. It was noted that 3 or 4 prints in this old lot were by George Cartwell but the negatives were all by Frachtenberg. Location of remainder of the Cartwell prints described in ...

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Creators:
Shore, Philip D. (photographer or collector)
Dates:
1955
Size:
1 Color print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2013-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph made in Desemboque, Sonora, depicting Seri women and child, including basketweaver Clemencia holding baskets. Clemencia may be holding two baskets that she made, now in the collections of the Anthropology Department, National Museum of Natural History.

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Creators:
Sudduth, Billie Ruth
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2007 July 26-27
Size:
3 Sound discs (Sound recording (4 hr., 42 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
81 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.suddut07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Billie Ruth Sudduth conducted 2007 July 26-27, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's home and studio, in Bakersville, North Carolina.

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Creators:
Frohman, I. , Mrs.
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7203
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consist of a notes largely concerning the making of the baskets.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
2004
Size:
1 Videocassettes (Hi8) (1 hour)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.06
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amy Staples (HSFA Fellow) videotaped Melissa Peterson, Makah Basket weaver and, at the time, NMNH, American Indian Program community scholar, explaining Makah baskets in Anthro collections. 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 histor...

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Dates:
1983
Size:
1 Video recording (U-matic, 3/4-inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2001.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Video entitled "The Making of a Cane 'Bullnose' Basket." Video made in 1983 documents the making of a basket that was made specifically for the Smithsonian. 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 ...

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