490 records — Page 1 of 49
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
1919-1926
Size:
137 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.142
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, probably made by a tourist, documenting architecture and city scenes in Havana, Cuba (1919); San Jose and Port Simon, Costa Rica (1926); and Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Some images depict agriculture and religious subjects, including those of an experimental agriculture station in Cuba, the coffee industry in Brazil, and a J...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Schmitt, Waldo L. (Waldo Lasalle), 1887-1977
Dates:
1925-1927
Size:
0.3 cu. ft. (2 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-011
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of glass lantern slides taken during Waldo LaSalle Schmitt's trip on the Walter Rathbone Bacon Traveling Scholarship Expedition to the east and west coasts of South America, 1923-1927. The photographs depict various towns and cities in Brazil such as Rio de Janeiro, Paqueta, Sao Sabastino, Sao Francisco, in addition ...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Scomp, H. A. (Henry Anselm), 1843-
Dates:
undated
Size:
17 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1993
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Sternberg, Flora E.
Dates:
undated
Size:
5 Pages
12 Items (black and white photographs )
4 Items (color photographs )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3262
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These are of pictographs from the upper Rio Uaupes (Vaupes), Amazonas, Brazil, near the Columbian border. Includes letter of December 5, 1950, containing sketches and black and white photographs.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Steen, Elizabeth K.
Dates:
circa 1930-1931
Size:
0.02 Linear feet
15 Photographs
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.196
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 15 photographs depicting Karajá (Caraja) peoples of Tocantins State in Brazil, circa 1930-1931.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
1 box
25 photographic prints (black & white, 10.5 x 16.5 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1988-008
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs from an album which documents 19th century built environments in Africa and Brazil including buildings, cities, docks and ships. The African photographs document Cape Town, South Africa, the docks and the Parliament; Dakar, Senegal, including the harbor and street scenes; and Libreville, Gabon, including government buildings and ships in Rio de Janeiro. Images of Brazil show government buildings and ships in Rio de Janeiro.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Gow-Smith, Francis
Dates:
1926
Size:
41 negatives (photographic)
17 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.045
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Negatives shot by Francis Gow-Smith over the course of eight months of fieldwork in the Mato Grosso state of Brazil in 1926. Gow-Smith was collecting ethnographic material on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Indigenous communities photographed include the Parecís (Paressi), Nambikuára (Nambicuara) and Borôro (Bororo) peoples.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Coudert, George C.
Dates:
1924
Size:
14 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.133
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs made by George C. Coudert among the Tenharim and Parintintín (Parintintin) communities in Brazil during a 1924 expedition.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Ireland, Emilienne
Dates:
August 15, 1985
Size:
74 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2000-41
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Subtitled "Description of artifacts collected in the Waura village, Xingu National Park Mato Grosso, Brazil, on April 8, 1983." Includes ethnographic background on the role of spirit masks, their use in ceremonial performances, and their construction. There are also notes on sound recordings, conservation of the material, and Waura words.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Allen, Paul H.
Dates:
1946-1947
Size:
10 photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4626
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Indians of the Rio Uaupes (Vaupes) and its tributaries in Southeast Colombia and adjacent Brazil, taken by Paul H. Allen, ca. 1946, while employed by a rubber company. Includes 2 duplicate photos.

Found In
490 records — Page 1 of 49