Query: Jamaica
MS 7468 Map of vicinity of Black River, Jamaica, showing Carib caves
Creators:
Brennan, J. F.
Dates:
ca. 1900
Size:
1 Item (ca. 10 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. ca. 10 3/4 x 11 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7468
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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John P. Homiak videos of Jamaica
Creators:
Homiak, John P. (John Paul), 1947-
Dates:
circa 1979-2013
Size:
Video recordings (color sound)
1 Sound tape reel (7 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1995.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection conists of videos and sound recordings by John Homiak documenting life in Jamaica. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with …

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in HSFA.1995.09 for Jamaica
Joseph G. Moore films of Jamaica
Creators:
Moore, Joseph Graessle, 1904-1983
Dates:
1957-158
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent sound, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1992.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of outtake footageof anthropologist Joseph G. Moore's work in Jamaica shot by a CBS crew, 1957-58, as well as the edited film aired on the CBS program Lamp Unto My Feet. Collection also contans associated texts,sound recordings, annotations (recorded narratives), and field notes. Please note that the contents …

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in HSFA.1992.01 for Jamaica
Elliot Leib films
Creators:
Leib, Elliot
Romano, Renee
Dates:
1978-1985
Size:
Film reels (1 hour 57 minutes, color sound)
44 Videocassettes (12 hours, color sound, 3/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film and video documenting Rastafari culture in Jamaica, shot by Elliot Leib and Renee Romano in 1978 and 1983. Collection contains associated texts. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document …

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in HSFA.1986.02 for Jamaica
Capital of Earth: the Maroons of Moore Town (outtakes)
Creators:
Miller, Jefferson
Bilby, Kenneth M., 1953-
Dates:
1979
Size:
Film reels (color sound; 7,600 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Outtakes from a film project shot in eastern Jamaica among the descendants of escaped African slaves who formed rebel communities in the Blue Mountains. Documented are aspects of Maroon culture including communal labor (with digging songs), Kromanti drumming and healing rights, and cultivation and marketing of agricultural produce. Please note …

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Charles Russell Orcutt Papers
Dates:
1926-1929
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Frederic G. Cassidy papers and sound recordings concerning Jamaican language, 1951-1991
Creators:
Cassidy, Frederic Gomes, 1907-
Dates:
1951 -1991
bulk 1951-1952
Size:
1 Linear foot
15 Sound tape reels
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Frederic G. Cassidy papers contain sound recordings and partial transcriptions; drafts of manuscripts and conference papers; and one map, all relating to his work on Jamaican and Creole lanugages.

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in NAA.2008-22 for Jamaica
MS 7258 Microfilm copy of "A few conjectural considerations on the creation of the human race occasioned by the present quixottical rage of setting the slaves from Africa at liberty"
Creators:
Lindsay, Unspecified, Dr. (Rector of St. Katherine's in Jamaica)
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Reel
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7258
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7258 for Jamaica
Paul Bartsch Papers
Dates:
1920s-1934
Size:
3.55 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (7 3x5 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 92-064
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of photographs and glass plate negatives documenting Bartsch's field work in the Bahama Islands, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, West Indies (Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition, 1933), San Salvador, and the Philippines. Also included is correspondence concerning the Johnson-Smithsonian Deep-Sea Expedition, 1933, and Charles Russell Orcutt's collecting work in Haiti and Jamaica.

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Photographs of Jamaican musicians
Dates:
circa 1860-1900
Size:
3 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of studio portraits of Jamaican musicians. It includes two photographs by A. Duperly & Sons studio depicting members of the West Indian Regiment band in the Zouave uniform, as well as one photograph of a Jamaican man holding a violin.

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