Query: Baskets
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Baskets
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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in NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Baskets for Baskets
MS 7211 Description of a basket in the USNM collection
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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in NAA.MS7211 for Baskets
Photograph album of baskets made by Dat-so-la-lee
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 …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.10 for Baskets
Photographs of baskets in the Charles P. Wilcomb collection
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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in NAA.PhotoLot.73-26F for Baskets
Photograph of Seri weaver Clemencia with two baskets
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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in NAA.PhotoLot.2013-21 for Baskets
Explanation of photos of baskets
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 …

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in NAA.MS1738 for Baskets
Video of Makah baskets in Department of Anthropology collections
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 …

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in HSFA.2004.06 for Baskets
Making of a Cane Bullnose Basket
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 …

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in HSFA.2001.05 for Baskets
Oral history interview with Billie Ruth Sudduth
Creators:
Sudduth, Billie Ruth
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
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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in AAA.suddut07 for Baskets
Ralph Shanks photograph of Laura Fish Somersal
Creators:
Shanks, Ralph
Dates:
1982
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-69
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photograph depicting Laura Fish Somersal, a Wappo basket weaver. The photograph was made in Sonoma County, California, on July 28, 1982.

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