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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
September 27, 1894
Size:
162 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1057A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

With index.

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Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt), 1833-1913
Doane, Edward Topping, 1820-1890
Dates:
undated
Size:
60 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1054
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents of this envelope:-- Fornander, Hon. A., Introduction to Vol. III of his "Polynesian Race." Copied by Prof. W. D. Alexander of Honolulu. 9 fcp.pp. n.d. Alexander (Prof. W. D.), Hawaiian Grammar, 12 mo., 52 pp. Honolulu, 1871 Doane (E. T.), Letter to Prof. W. D. Alexander, in review of Fornander's work. May 20, 1883. 6 pp. -----, Remarks...

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Creators:
Laderman, Carol
Dates:
1970-2009
Size:
6 Linear feet ((15 boxes and 1 manuscript envelope) and 154 cassette tapes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carol Laderman was a medical anthropologist best known for her research on Malay traditional medicine. Her work focused on beliefs and practices regarding childbirth and nutrition as well as shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. This collection consists of the professional papers of Carol Laderman, medical anthropologist and university professor. The bulk of the collection pertains to her research on childbirth, nutrition, and shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. These materials include field notes, surveys, transcripts of Main Peteri ceremonies, grant applications, photographs, and sound recordings. Of special interest are her photographs of midwives and shamans treating patients, including Main Peteri ceremonies, as well as traditional Malay weddings and festivals. Also noteworthy are her recordings of Main Peteri ceremonies and her interviews with midwives and shamans. The collection also contains her unpublished and published writings; her dissertation; a report on her undergraduate fieldwork with pregnant Puerto Rican teenagers; her lecture notes and files as a university professor; files documenting her involvement in professional associations; and correspondence with colleagues.

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Creators:
Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt), 1833-1913
Dates:
June 21, 1870
Size:
9 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1071
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
1894
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1057B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Thomas, Cyrus, 1825-1910
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Size:
26 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2337
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Annotated by J. N. B. Hewitt- See Number 1057.

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Talking Picture Epics
Dates:
1931
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white sound; 1,000 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

A LAND THAT TIME FORGOT: EAST INDIES (1931) Talking Picture epics, Inc. travelog to Java and Bali (AFI/Kit Parker collection). 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 contemporary ...

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Creators:
Baum, Vicki, 1888-1960
Dates:
circa 1936
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent; 1,200 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.18
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Bali, shot by the novelist Vicki Baum in 1936. 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 contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this ...

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Creators:
Hosmer, George L. (George Leonard), 1874-1935
Dates:
circa 1901, 1915, 1930
Size:
134 Negatives (circa, glass)
1 Print (silver gelatin)
1 Print (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.92-48
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made during the 1901 Massachusetts Institute of Technology Eclipse Expedition to Sumatra; some were possibly made in Ceylon (Sri Lanka). They include images of people, houses and other buildings, animals, boats, roads, villages, agriculture (including terracing), rickshaws, and plants. Also included are an image of animal hides drying...

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Dates:
1887-1923
Size:
1.81 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 half document box) (3 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7117
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The papers of William Louis Abbott consist of letters to Smithsonian curators and specimen lists, 1892-1917; letters to his mother and sister, 1887-1923; photographs taken by Abbott in the field, 1890-1923; and some miscellaneous material. In describing the individual pieces of this collection, particular attention was paid to material relati...

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