Query: National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Janette Saquet photograph of John Wesley Powell exhibit
Creators:
Saquet, Janette (exhibit creator and possible photographer)
Dates:
1981
Size:
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-53
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of exhibit summarizing the anthropological work of John Wesley Powell. The exhibit was installed in a single case in the north entry hall of the National Museum of Natural History. The photograph was taken in spring 1981, probably by Saquet.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.81-53 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Photographs of opening of "Inua" exhibit
Creators:
Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-
Dates:
1982
Size:
8 Prints (silver gelatin)
7 Color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-29
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting a reception following the opening of the "Inua" exhibit at the National Museum of Natural History. They include images of performers, Smithsonian staff and visitors viewing the new exhibit and socializing. There are also images of Eskimo dancers from Gambell on St. Lawrence Island, who formed a part …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.83-29 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Department of Anthropology photographs of specimens and exhibits
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
undated
Size:
400 Prints (circa, silver gelatin (including contact prints))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.88-35
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection largely consists of photographs of specimens and artifacts, some of which were once in the collections of the Department of Anthropology, as well as images of anthropological exhibits in the National Museum of Natural History, circa 1950s and 1960s. Specimens and artifacts that are depicted include the Waverly Tablet from …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.88-35 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Joseph C. Farber photographs of Native American life
Creators:
Farber, Joseph C., 1903-
Dates:
circa 1970-1975
Size:
6,000 Contact prints (circa 6000 contact prints (proof sheets))
6,000 Acetate negatives (circa)
8 Color transparencies
1,000 Items (circa 1000 enlarged prints: silver gelatin (some mounted for exhibition))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made as part of Joseph C. Farber's project to document modern NAtive American everyday life. Represented tribes include the Acoma, Apache, Blackfoot, Chehalis, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chippewa, Cocopa, Dakota, Eskimo, Haida, Kiowa, Kutenai, Lummi, Mohave, Mohawk, Navaho, Northern Athabascan, Onandaga, Pima, Pueblo, Quinalt, Seminole, Taos, Tlingit, and Zuni. Subject coverage …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.78-1 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
MS 2011-26 Tour of Eskimo collections on exhibit at National Museum of Natural History
Creators:
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Dates:
1975 September
Size:
1 Sound cassette (analog)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2011-36
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recording of Henry B. Collins, at the time archaeologist emeritus at the Smithsonian Institution, leading a tour of the Eskimo collections on exhibit at the National Museum of Natural History in September, 1975.

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in NAA.MS2011-36 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Department of Anthropology photograph collection relating to anthropological exhibits
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
circa 1890-1910
Size:
14 Prints (silver gelatin)
7 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of images of exhibits of anthropological material. These include Oceanic and African implements and artifacts exhibited at the Field Columbian Museum; a William Henry Holmes-designed diorama in Piney Branch (1895); costumed mannequins and busts at the United States National Museum; the Smithsonian Exhibit at the World Columbian Exposition …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.4 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Ocean Planet Exhibition Records
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History. Environmental Awareness Program
Dates:
1989-1995
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Ocean Planet exhibition opened in April 1995 at the National Museum of Natural History, and is scheduled to travel in twelve cities through 1999. These records consist primarily of script drafts and reviews by Smithsonian employees, government officials, and national experts on environmental issues. The Rockefeller files contain brochures, press kits …

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in Accession 95-173 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Lakota Winter Count Web Exhibit Interviews
Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology
Dates:
2003
Size:
6 Video recordings (6 hours, miniDVC)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2005.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Lakota Winter count Web Exhibit 2003 video interviews. 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 …

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in HSFA.2005.02 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
Website Records
Dates:
2007
Collection ID:
Accession 07-187
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of three departmental websites as they existed in 2007. All were replaced by redesigned websites during the spring and summer of 2007. It is unknown when any of the three websites were first made available to the public. The Department of Invertebrate Zoology website features information about staff research …

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in Accession 07-187 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
MS 7502 A brief illustrated history of the manikins, statues, lay-figures, and life-groups illustrating American Ethnology in the National Museum of Natural History
Creators:
Kavanagh, Thomas W., 1949-
Dates:
June 16, 1990
Size:
83 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7502
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The text is in the form of brief notes and footnotes. Most of the manuscript is made up of photographs of the figures, some groups showing the changes made in exhibiting them. The coverage is to 1955.

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in NAA.MS7502 for National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Exhibitions.
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