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Dates:
1982
Size:
2 Photographic slides
Collection ID:
NAA.2019-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two photographs depicting string bilums made by the Maring women of Tsembaga in Papua New Guinea.

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Creators:
United States. Department of Agriculture
Brandes, E. W. (Elmer Walker)), b. 1891
Peck, Richard K.
Dates:
1929
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent, 35mm)
116 Photographs (Lantern slides)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1982.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film made by the United States Department of Agriculture during an expedition to locate disease resistant varieties of sugar cane in the Territory of Papua and Mandated Territory of New Guinea. Footage was shot during 57 flights in what was ostensibly the first European exploration of sites in the interior. Locations and documentation includ...

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Creators:
Koch, A. A.
Dates:
bulk 1937
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2017.0021
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following: four 7.5 by 5 inch black and white photographs of Amelia Eahart in Lae, New Guinea in July of 1937; Amelia Earhart on wing of Lockheed Electra, with indigenous people in foreground; Amelia Earhart on top of Lockheed Electra, smiling; group photo of Manager of Guinea Airways (an Australian operated service ...

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Creators:
Coffee, Richard J.
Dates:
circa 1945
Size:
19 Pages (11 x 8.5 in.)
2 Items (photographic prints , black & white, 3.5 x 4.5 in.)
1 Item (photographic print , black & white, 5 x 3.5 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2004-23
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of materials concerning Papua, New Guinea, collected by Richard J. Coffee of the United States Air Force. The collection contains a 19-page copy of a typed manuscript entitled "Daily Jottings On a Weeks Visit" by Herschel W. Carney. The manuscript details Carney's visit to the Wagi Valley during his service in the Air C...

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Creators:
Charlton, Robert
Dates:
1982
Size:
Film reels (color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.20
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of the films SONGS OF A DISTANT JUNGLE and SONGS FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA, as well as outtakes. The films document the work of a musician from the Juilliard School, Christopher Roberts, recording, documenting, and preserving traditional music throughout Papua New Guinea. Collection includes sound recordings. Please note that the c...

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Creators:
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
Dates:
1921
Size:
1 Film reel (10 minutes, black-and-white sound; 877 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete edited film is believed to be a reel from a later version of PEARLS AND SAVAGES shot in New Guinea in 1921. Footage includes: on and over the Fly and Strickland rivers and around Lake Murray, overviews of native settlements, Gogodala people of the Fly River Delta paddling canoes, males in cockatoo and cassowary plumed headdresses, large ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
1991
Size:
1 Video recording (53 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2021.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film produced by the Smithsonian Institution documents anthropologist Paul Taylor's expedition into previously unexplored and undocumented rainforest on the island of New Guinea. Featured are the Korowai, a people who live above ground in tree house clusters in the midst of dense rainforest. Footage depicts the process of building a tree hou...

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Dates:
circa 1943-1945
Size:
17 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.93-15A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of New Guinea people (mostly women and children), a boat, a village, and members of the United States Army. Many images show the women holding packs of cigarettes, probably from soldiers.

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Creators:
Wirz, Dadi
Dates:
circa 1952-1955
Size:
133 Prints (silver gelatin and color)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.109
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to a trip that Dadi Wirz made with his father to New Guinea, 1952-1955. The photographs depict artifacts, including sculptures, masks, and paintings, as well as people and architecture. Additionally, there are some photographs of activities, including canoeing, construction, and painting.

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Creators:
Williams, J. Ward
Dates:
1935-1937
Size:
1 Film reel (36 minutes, black-and-white silent; 2000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete footage shot during a gold prospecting expedition in north western Papua New Guinea. Scenes include villages along the Fly and Sepik Rivers, Papuans working in the Yodda gold fields, and various mining camps along the Fly River. Supplementary materials: 4 Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology ...

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