Query: Dominica
Morden-Smithsonian expedition to Dominica films
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 on summit …

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Regis M. Quirin and Leon Poplawski photographs of Carib peoples in Dominica
Creators:
Quirin, Regis M. (photographer, coauthor, and collector)
Dates:
1955
Size:
1 Map
15 Pages (Report :)
29 Negatives (acetate)
55 Color slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.94-7
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Regis M. Quirin and Leon Poplawski in Dominica that depict the island's natural and urban scenery as well as Carib peoples. There are images of Carib Indians and their activities and villages as well as cities and scenery in Dominica, including Roseau and Portsmouth. Among the photographs …

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Dan H. Nicolson Papers
Creators:
Nicolson, Dan H. (Dan Henry), 1933-2016
Dates:
circa 1968-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 93-086
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence and research notes compiled by Dan H. Nicolson for his publication "Flora of Dominica, Part 2: Dicotyledoneae," part of the Smithsonian Contributions to Botany series. A copy of Nicolson's publication is also included.

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MS 4434 Notes on the Island-Carib of Dominica
Creators:
Taylor, Douglas MacRae
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
Dates:
1937-40
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4434
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

"Addenda and Corrigenda [to Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 119, Anthropology Paper Number 3]," [1938], [24] pages; "Further Notes on the Karib of Dominica," [1939], 44 pages, including pencil drawings; linguistic notes--vocabulary, phrases, place names, [14] pages; anthropometric and genealogical data on 35 individuals, [1940], [105, 4] pages; map; ca. 100 photographs; letters from Taylor to Bureau of American Ethnology, 1937-40, 6 pages …

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MS 7294 Hester Merwin Carib Indian drawings
Creators:
Ayers, Hester Merwin, 1902-1975
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
10 Items (color drawings , 13 x 18 inches to 18 x 21 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7294
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains 10 color portrait drawings, undertaken circa 1940 by artist Hester Merwin Ayers, depicting Carib Indians in Salybia, Dominica. Subjects include men and women.

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in NAA.MS7294 for Dominica
Wallace Roy Ernst Papers
Dates:
1946-1971
Size:
2 cu. ft. (4 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7096
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection contains papers documenting the professional and personal life of Ernst, especially during his tenure at the Smithsonian Institution. Included are field notebooks, 1956-1961 and 1964-1966, documenting his collecting activities in California, Baja California, Dominica, Mexico, and his researches in Europe in 1964; correspondence with colleagues regarding his work on Papaveraceae, Loasaceae …

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in Record Unit 7096 for Dominica
Dan H. Nicolson Papers
Creators:
Nicolson, Dan H. (Dan Henry), 1933-2016
Dates:
1963-1977
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession T89027
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession documents Dan H. Nicolson's work on two major projects: the Hassan Flora Project and the Archbold-Bredin-Smithsonian Biological Survey of Dominica. Papers include correspondence and memoranda, financial reports, grant documents, and administrative records.

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Correspondence
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Division of Fishes
Dates:
1961-2002
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-524
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the professional activities and research of Victor Gruschka Springer (Associate Curator, Curator, Senior Scientist Emeritus, 1963- ). This collection includes correspondence and book reviews related to Sharks in Question: The Smithsonian Answer Book, materials concerning the Senate of Scientists, collecting trips to Dominica and Formosa (Taiwan …

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Riva Berleant-Schiller papers
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 reflect the context and culture of …

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in NAA.2005-12 for Dominica
William E. Hughes photographs, scrapbook, and motion picture film
Creators:
Hughes, William E.
Dates:
circa 1891-1931
Size:
5 Reels (16 mm)
15 Negatives (glass)
2,800 Lantern slides (circa)
1 Scrapbook
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made or collected by William E. Hughes during his travels in the United States, Greenland, Japan, Grenada, Trinidad, Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Croix, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Cuba, Venezuela, France, Brazil, Costa Rica, Yugoslavia, Greece, and Turkey. They document the landscapes, churches, public buildings, parks …

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