Query: Humanities -- Study and teaching
Productions
Dates:
1984-1991, 1995-1998, 2003
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 08-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes created during the production of "Smithsonian World," an educational television series that explored people, ideas, and events that shape world culture, blending art, science, history, and the humanities to create an exciting harmony among disciplines. The production was narrated by historian David G. McCullough and …

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Smithsonian World, Records
Dates:
circa 1984-1991
Size:
99.46 cu. ft. (97 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (2 16x20 boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 91-164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of production elements and records, maintained by Sandra Wentworth Bradley, created for "Smithsonian World," an educational television series that explored people, ideas, and events that shape world culture, blending art, science, history, and the humanities to create an exciting harmony among disciplines. The production was narrated by …

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Teaching the Past Through Archaeology workshop videos
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
September 22-23, 2000
Size:
11 Video recordings (11 hours, color sound; MIniDV)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2013.11
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full video recording of a two day workshop for teachers held by the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Anthropology Outreach office on September 22 and 23, 2000. Workshop included Dr. Betty Meggers ("Impact/El Nino"), Dr. Ann Palkovich ("Ancient Diseases"), Dr. Doug Owsley ("Bones Tell Tales..."), Dr. Theresa …

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Miroslav Prokopec video
Creators:
Prokopec, Miroslav
Dates:
circa 1994
Size:
1 Video recording (95 minutes, color sound; VHS)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2008.14
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Video shot by Miroslav Prokopec while on a Smithsonian fellowship in the Department of Anthropology researching the collections of Czechoslovakian physical anthropologist Ales Hrdlicka. Video shows scenes of Smithsonian buildings, the mall, gardens and short interviews with Department of Anthropology staff and curators including T. Dale Stewart, Betty Meggers, John …

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Eugene Mendonsa videos
Creators:
Mendonsa, Eugene L.
Dates:
1970-1998
Size:
20 Video recordings (45 hours, Betacam SP; VHS)
10 Photographic slides (color, 35mm)
16 Sound recordings
Computer storage devices
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Video project documenting the Sisala (Ghana) recorded in 1998. Edited video, "Divination: The Mystic Tradition" was produced from this project in 1999. Slides dating from 1970-1998 used for teaching about the Sisala and video copy of edited film. Supplementary materials: computer disks Please note that the contents of the collection and the language …

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Peace Corps film collection
Dates:
circa 1960-1970
Size:
26 Film reels (black-and-white color sound, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.20
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

26 reels of film relating to the Peace Corps: AND WHAT DID YOU SEE, BAPA MALAYSIA, A CHOICE I MADE, THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN US: EDUCATION IN ENGLAND AND THE U. S.: ELEGANT IDLER, FRIENDS OF MALAYANS, MALARIA, THE WAY OUT (Thai and English versions), MALARIA TODAY: MALARIA CONTROL IN THAILAND, MALAY …

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Felix Webster McBryde films
Creators:
McBryde, F. Webster (Felix Webster), 1908-1995
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 9,030 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2009.08
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Papers, films and photographs of Felix Webster McBryde, cultural geographer, mostly related to his work in South and Central America. Also some papers of wife, Frances McBryde. Supplementary materials: water colors, paper records. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context …

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Charles Henry Sawyer papers
Creators:
Sawyer, Charles Henry, 1906-2005
Dates:
1933-1977
Size:
2.8 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sawychar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, reports, minutes of meetings, addresses by Sawyer and others, and printed material relating primarily to Sawyer's involvement in the areas of design and crafts, and committees which studied methods of teaching art and the arts in colleges and universities.

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Center for the Study of Man records
Creators:
Center for the Study of Man (Smithsonian Institution)
Stanley, Samuel Leonard
White, Wes
Dates:
1966-1982 (a few earlier)
Size:
80.72 Linear feet (191 boxes and 32 audio reels)
Collection ID:
NAA.1980-10
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Center for the Study of Man (CSM) was a bureau level division of the Smithsonian Institution. These records were maintained by the Program Coordinator, Samuel L. Stanley, and include correspondence, scholarly papers, transcripts, administrative materials, photgraphs, and audio recordings. The materials relate to conferences and programs in which CSM took part.

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Sandra Nichols collection
Creators:
Nichols, Sandra
Dates:
1976-1990
Size:
Film reels (color sound, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2012.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection comprises the edited films and outtakes of several films: Maragoli (1976); The Fragile Mountain (1982); The Fountains of Paradise (1984); The Water of Ayole (1988); An African Recovery (1990). May also contain uncut footage from an uncompleted project in Cameroon. Suppplementaty materials: audio recordings, field notes, production logs, transcripts of interviews, photographs. Please note …

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