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Creators:
Vitarelli, William V.
Dates:
1951-1974
Size:
Film reels (3 hours 58 minutes, color silent; 8300 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1980.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Silent footage taken by Vitarelli in Micronesia from 1951-1974. Cut and uncut footage. 3,300' is footage of the Modekngei people building their own school (Belau Modekngei School) on Babelthaup Island, Palau Group, Western Caroline Islands in 1974. Other footage includes the Vitarelli family in Micronesia, Saipan, Ponape, Palau, Grotto Marpi, ol...

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Creators:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)
Maradol, Mathias
Schecter, Steven
Sorenson, E. Richard
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Dates:
1976-1982
Size:
Film reels (color sound silent; 149,034 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.13MIC
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of full film record and edited film documenting life on the Caroline Islands of Micronesia. Collection also contains associated texts, still film, sound recordings, and field notes. 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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Creators:
Kaneshiro, Shigeru, 1926-2008
Dates:
1950 and 1957
Size:
3 Inches (1 document box)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2012-04
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains Shigeru Kaneshiro's ethnographic field research in the Caroline Islands, particularly the Woleai islands and Lamotrek. His field notebook contains notes on Palau, Satawal, Elato, Fajalap [Faraulep?], Woleai islands, and Ifalik.

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Creators:
Quackenbush, Edward Miller, 1929-
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7057
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mostly on wooden match boxes.

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Creators:
Yale University. Institute of Human Relations
Dates:
1943
Size:
125 Items (1.25 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7333
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes "Gazetteer of the Marshall Islands"; "Meteorology of the Marshall Islands"; "Emergency Adaptations in Melanesia: Some Practical Suggestions"; "Seaplane Landings in Northern Dutch New Guinea"; "Food and Water Supply in the Marshall Islands"; "Distribution of Diseases in Melanesia"; and "Meteorology of the Caroline Islands."

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Creators:
Doane, Edward Topping, 1820-1890
Dates:
undated
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1076
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution.. Office of Telecommunications
Williams, Scott
Dates:
circa 1988
Size:
1 Videocassette (10 minutes, color sound, 3/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.19
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited video created by the Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications from film footage shot by Scott Williams in collaboration with the Smithsonian's National Human Studies Film Center for a National Museum of Natural History exhibit on Micronesia, ca. 1988. Video shows the relationship of Micronesians to the sea (boys playing with toy...

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Creators:
Fisher, John Lyle
Fischer, Ann K.
Squires, Donald Fleming
Mason, Leonard, 1913-2005
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Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Items (ca. in. ca. 2 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7516
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes John L. and Anne M. Fischer's East Caroline Handbook (1954); Donald F. Squires, The Coral Reefs of Arno Atoll, Marshall Islands (1950); Leonard Mason, Anthropology-Geography Study of Arno Atoll, Marshall Islands; Robert W. Hiatt, Marine Zoology Study of Arno Atoll, Marshall Islands (1950); Earl L. Stone, The soils and agriculture of Arno A...

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Creators:
Fischer, Ann K.
Fischer, John Lyle, 1923-1985
Dates:
ca. 1942-1985
Size:
31.71 Linear feet ((65 boxes, 1 manuscript folder, and 128 sound recordings) )
Collection ID:
NAA.2013-16
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains John and Ann Fischer's correspondence, field notes, manuscripts, microfilm, sound recordings, and photographs relating to their work in Micronesia, Japan, and New England. Most of the materials in this collection were produced or collected by John. Although some materials have been identified as Ann's work, not all folders containing her notes have been so identified. Since John and Ann often collaborated, some of their notes are also intermixed. Materials relating to Truk and Ponape make up the bulk of the series. They not only include John and Ann's field notes but also administrative materials relating to John's position as District Anthropologist and District Island Affairs Officer. Because they returned at various times to visit and update data, there are documents on Ponape from 1949 as well as from the 1970s and in between. The Fischers' work in Japan is also well-represented in the collection along with their research for John and Beatrice Whiting's Six Cultures Project. The collection also contains a number of psychological tests administered by John and Ann during their research in Ponape and Japan. The sound recordings are mostly related to Ponape, with additional recordings from Japan. Several of the photographs are from Micronesia, some of which were taken by Harry Clifford Fassett. There are also some photos from Japan as well as personal photographs. Additional items in the collection include John's correspondence and papers he wrote as a student.

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Creators:
Bentzen, Conrad
Dates:
1950
Size:
4 Film reels (60 minutes, color sound; 2,163 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2016.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film of daily life and celebrations on the Mokil atoll in the Caroline Islands, shot in 1947 through the Coordinated Investigation of Micronesian Anthropology. English narration, as if from the point of view of a Mokil islander, emphasizes familial and social relationships and in particular the influence of economic standing upon these inter...

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