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Dates:
1920-1978
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents the professional activities of Wendell Phillips Woodring (1891-1983), a geologist who was an expert on the fossils of the Caribbean and Central America. Materials include correspondence and committee files.

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Dates:
circa 2009-2011
Collection ID:
Accession 11-130
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the website for the Collections Management Training Program for Latin American and Caribbean Professionals, a six-week training program in the management, preservation and use of natural history collections for professionals working in Latin American and Caribbean countries. The website includes lists of participants...

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Dates:
1956-1960
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-291
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of field notes from the Smithsonian-Bredin Caribbean Expeditions. These expeditions were done in conjunction with J. Bruce Bredin and document station data and specimens collected. Materials also include scientific illustrations.

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Dates:
circa 1929-1970s
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-132
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of 35 mm color slides taken by J. F. Gates Clarke on field work and personal travel. Materials include slides from field trips to the South Pacific, 1953, 1963; and the Caribbean, 1956, 1958. Also included are journals from field trips to the South Pacific, 1953, 1961; personal correspondence and documents; and pho...

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Creators:
Berleant-Schiller, Riva
Dates:
circa 1970 - circa 1980
Size:
4.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-12
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of Riva Berleant-Schiller's field notes from her research on the islands of Barbuda (1971, 1973, 1977, 1987), Dominica (1977), Montserrat (1979), and Nevis; maps; issues of Barbuda Voice; teaching materials; and correspondence. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflec...

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Creators:
Homiak, John P. (John Paul), 1947-
Dates:
circa 1979-2013
Size:
Video recordings (color sound)
1 Sound tape reel (7 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1995.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection conists of videos and sound recordings by John Homiak documenting life in Jamaica. 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 terminology and considere...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1984-1985, 1992
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-047
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements created during the production of "The Sea: A Quest for Our Future" and other films associated with the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH), Life in the Sea Hall. "The Sea: A Quest for Our Future" is a 60 minute film produced in 1984 and broadcast by PBS. It is a documentary on the complex ...

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Dates:
1969
Size:
50 Film reels (color silent; 2500 feet, S8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2007.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting the Morden-Smithsonian Expedition to Dominica to collect plant specimens. Mrs. William J. Morden hired a photographer (name unknown) to document the collecting activities on the then most pristine and least disturbed of all the Antilles. Content includes aerial views, market scenes, collecting Viola Stipularis and Anthurium o...

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Creators:
Moore, Joseph Graessle, 1904-1983
Dates:
1957-158
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent sound, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of outtake footageof anthropologist Joseph G. Moore's work in Jamaica shot by a CBS crew, 1957-58, as well as the edited film aired on the CBS program Lamp Unto My Feet. Collection also contans associated texts,sound recordings, annotations (recorded narratives), and field notes. Please note that the contents of the collection...

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Creators:
Leib, Elliot
Romano, Renee
Dates:
1978-1985
Size:
Film reels (1 hour 57 minutes, color sound)
44 Videocassettes (12 hours, color sound, 3/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film and video documenting Rastafari culture in Jamaica, shot by Elliot Leib and Renee Romano in 1978 and 1983. Collection contains associated texts. 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 o...

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