Query: Bolivia
William E. Carter film of an Aymara village, Bolivia
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 village plaza; a funeral service …

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in HSFA.1986.11E for Bolivia
William Earl Carter papers
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 examination forms; punch …

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in NAA.1983.0405 for Bolivia
James C. Jones collection from Boliva
Creators:
Jones, James C. (James Clyde), 1944-
Dates:
1977-1979
1988
Size:
910 Slides (photographs) (color, 35mm)
2 Sound cassettes
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.110
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes slides (photographic) and audio-cassettes created by James Jones during research trips to San Ingnacio de Moxos, Beni, Bolivia in 1977-1979 and 1988. Jones was conducting research to complete his dissertation in anthropology and photographed many indigenous Moxo (Mojo) community members he interviewed during the course of his research, as well as local festivals and agricultural activities.

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in NMAI.AC.110 for Bolivia
Elayne Zorn Collection
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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in NMAI.AC.022 for Bolivia
American University Field Staff Faces of Change collection
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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in HSFA.2014.02 for Bolivia
Program Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Biodiversity Program
Dates:
1986-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the administrative activities of Don E. Wilson, Director (1990-2000). The bulk of this accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Biological Diversity Program's BIOLAT (Biological Diversity in Tropical Latin America) project. Included are proposals for research projects, reviews of proposals, awards of funding for proposals, budget …

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in Accession 01-068 for Bolivia
Rev. L.L. Legters prints and negatives
Creators:
Legters, L. L. (Leonard Livingston)
Dates:
1925-1926
Size:
87 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
244 Photographic prints (albumen, 3 x 5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.049
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 244 albumen prints and 87 acetate negatives taken by Rev. L.L. Legters in 1925-1926. The images depict scenes of everyday life among various tribes in Brazil and Bolivia, including the Bororo, the Chiquito, the Nambicuara, the Terena and the Umotina.

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in NMAI.AC.049 for Bolivia
A. Hyatt Verrill negatives, photographs and other materials
Creators:
Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
circa 1880-1925
Size:
1 Lantern slide
170 Photographic prints (albumen)
392 Negatives (photographic) (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.015
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These images depict the indigenous people of Peru, Bolivia, Suriname and Chile; the largest percentage of the images are of Panama and Guyana (British Guiana).

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in NMAI.AC.001.015 for Bolivia
Melbourne R. Carriker Papers
Dates:
1934-2007
Size:
30.8 cu. ft. (30 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-005
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the research and professional activities of Melbourne R. Carriker, marine malacologist. Carriker's research interests included snails, oysters, clams, invasive species of mollusks, marine mariculture, and estuarine ecology. Much of Carriker's research focused on South America, where he was born in Santa Marta, Colombia and …

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in Accession 08-005 for Bolivia
Melbourne Armstrong Carriker Papers
Dates:
circa 1900-1969, 2000
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-254
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the travels and family of Melbourne Armstrong Carriker, ornithologist and entomologist specializing in bird lice. His association with the Smithsonian Institution began in 1940, when he collected birds in Vera Cruz, Mexico, for the United States National Museum (USNM). From 1941 to 1952, Carriker conducted collecting expeditions …

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