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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The "Indigenous Geography" website, maintained by the National Museum of the American Indian, was crawled on September 14, 2013. The website welcomes visitors to explore universal themes from perspectives of Native communities throughout the Western hemisphere by presenting a multi-layered view of indigenous ways of life and of issues affectin...

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Creators:
McGuire, Joseph D. (Joseph Deakins), 1842-1916
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Boxes
5,600 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2482
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly concerning voyages to the New World. Cards are serially numbered except for notes in box 4 from Miscellaneous Virginia sources, with Virginia bibliography, and a series of 5 x 8 typed cards from Labat, Nouveau Voyage aux Isles de L'Amerique, Paris, 1742, Volume II.

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Creators:
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
2 Posters (approximately 25 x 37 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of two posters, each measuring approximately 25 x 37 inches and illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias, circa 1940. The first poster, entitled Art Forms of the Pacific Area, is a full-color map of the Pacific Rim with illustrations depicting examples of indigneous art from various countries. A second poster, Peoples of the Pacif...

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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:
Beer, Paúl
DiGiovanni, Felix V.
Bellis, Tom
Dates:
Circa 1938
Size:
102 Photographic prints (Black and white, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.1995-41
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Paul Beer and Felix DiGiovanni depicting indigenous people, primarily the Guahibo, as well as the natural and cultural features of the Vaupés region of Eastern Colombia.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions.
Dates:
circa 1990-1997
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-209
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual elements created during the production of videos marking the Quincentenary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World. "Montserrat" (8:15), "Crow Fair" (6:56), and "Corn and Potato" (2:16) all accompanied the National Museum of Natural History exhibition "Seeds of Change" which opened in 1991. "M...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1991
Size:
2.58 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-176
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiovisual materials created during the production of "Montserrat" (8:15) and "Crow Fair" (6:56). Both films were shown in the National Museum of Natural History exhibition, "Seeds of Change." The exhibition, planned to observe the quincentenary of Christopher Columbus's arrival in the New World, chronicles the...

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Creators:
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang, 1908-1985
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1936-1938
Size:
285 Photographic prints (albumen)
122 negatives (photographic) (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.019
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Includes images of the indigenous people of Ecuador, primarily the Tsatchela (Tsachila, Colorado) of Pichincha province and the Shuar-Achuar of Oriente province. Also includes 51 images of the indigenous people of Honduras, primarily the Xicaque and Maya.

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Creators:
Koch, Raymond
Dates:
1974
Size:
12 prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-37
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Raymond Koch while stationed on a United States Air Force base near Luzon, Philippines. They include images of mummies, probably from the Kabayan Mummy Burial Caves in Northern Luzon, as well as images of terraced hills and indigenous people, probably Bontoks.

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