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Creators:
Bascom, William Russell, 1912-1981
Dates:
1950-1951
Size:
1 Film reel (11 minutes, color silent; 400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.19
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film shot in Oyo, Nigeria during field research. This visual record reflects Bascom's approach to the study of African aesthetics, one which integrated an analysis of the social role, status, and function of the artist with his/her individual style, ideas, and technique. Footage records traditional Yoruba craft techniques including pottery m...

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Creators:
Dreselly, Andrew, 1893-1985
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 June 26
Size:
36 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dresel81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Andrew Dreselly conducted 1981 June 26, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dates:
1969-1970
Size:
1 Film reel (color silent; 700 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2011.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documents a Senufo carver making a mask: 1) chopping a block of wood from a log, 2) carving the mask using hand adzes and knives and 3) painting the finished mask. Also documented is the ceremony in which the mask is used and other dance sculptures are shown. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology ...

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Creators:
Anderson, Susanne
Dates:
circa 1970-1980
Size:
4 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-19
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Susanne Anderson, depicting Dennis Banks, Chippewa cofounder of the American Indian Movement; a Zuni woman; and Northwest Coast people, one an older man carving a totem pole.

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Creators:
Dreselly, Andrew, 1893-1985
Dates:
1900-1981
Size:
1.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dresandr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, notes, art works, clippings, and photographs document the sculptural projects, primarily for churches, undertaken by Andrew Dreselly and his colleagues.

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Creators:
Roll, Barbara Honeyman
Dates:
1969-1975
Size:
3 Film reels (color silent; 1162 feet, S8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

2 copies of roughly edited film of a 1975 visit to Pere Village, Manus Province, PNG. This was also Margaret Mead's last visit there before her death and she is included in the footage. 2 copies of roughly edited film of a 1975 visit to Pere Village, Manus Province, PNG. This was also Margaret Mead's last visit there before her death and she is i...

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Creators:
McGhee, George Crews, 1912-
Dates:
circa 1970s
Size:
2 Pages (Report :)
62 Mounted color prints
154 Color prints (Album :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2003-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs possibly made by George McGhee depicting people, dwellings, carvings, masks, and ceremonies in Papua New Guinea. The collection also includes an album of photographs portraying artifacts purchased by McGhee from dealers in New Guinea; McGhee's collection of artifacts was donated to the National Museum of Natural History along with thes...

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Creators:
Tolson, Edgar, 1904-1984
Pennington, Estill Curtis
Dates:
1981 July 30
Size:
1 Sound cassette (Sound recording)
14 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tolson81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edgar Tolson conducted 1981July 30, by Estill Curtis Pennington, with the assistance of Larry Hackley, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
McKie, Judy Kensley, 1944-
Cooke, Edward S., 1954-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2004 November 22
Size:
88 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mckie04
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Judy Kensley McKie conducted 2004 November 22, by Edward S. Cooke, Jr., for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Creators:
Trotman, Bob, 1947-
Hanzal, Carla, 1965-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2005 September 14
Size:
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.trotma05
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Robert Trotman conducted 2005 September 14, by Carla Hanzal, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the artist's studio, in Casar, N.C.

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