Query: Outrigger canoes
Mokil
Creators:
Bentzen, Conrad
Dates:
1950
Size:
4 Film reels (60 minutes, color sound; 2,163 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2016.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film of daily life and celebrations on the Mokil atoll in the Caroline Islands, shot in 1947 through the Coordinated Investigation of Micronesian Anthropology. English narration, as if from the point of view of a Mokil islander, emphasizes familial and social relationships and in particular the influence of economic standing …

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Precarious Balance
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Williams, Scott
Dates:
circa 1988
Size:
1 Videocassette (10 minutes, color sound, 3/4 inch)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2004.19
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited video created by the Smithsonian Institution Office of Telecommunications from film footage shot by Scott Williams in collaboration with the Smithsonian's National Human Studies Film Center for a National Museum of Natural History exhibit on Micronesia, ca. 1988. Video shows the relationship of Micronesians to the sea (boys playing with …

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National Anthropological Film Center films of the Western Caroline Islands of Micronesia
Creators:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)
Maradol, Mathias
Schecter, Steven
Sorenson, E. Richard
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Dates:
1976-1982
Size:
Film reels (color sound silent; 149,034 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.13MIC
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of full film record and edited film documenting life on the Caroline Islands of Micronesia. Collection also contains associated texts, still film, sound recordings, and field notes. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the …

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The Navigators: Pathfinders of the Pacific
Creators:
Low, Sam
Dates:
1983
2013
Size:
57 Film reels (color sound; 57,388 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.2015.17
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film and outtakes of film shot on the atoll of Satawal in the Caroline Islands under the supervision of anthropologist Sam Low. The film explores the continuity of Polynesian navigational methods. Supplementary materials: camera and shot logs Legacy keywords: Language and culture ; Navigation ; Outrigger canoe ; Ethnology ; Fishing ; Sailing ; Boatbuilding …

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Arno Atoll films
Creators:
Mason, Leonard, 1913-2005
National Science Foundation (U.S.)
United States. Navy
Dates:
circa 1950
Size:
Film reels (color silent; 3600 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot of Arno Atoll, Marshall Islands, as part of the Coral Atoll Project sponsored by the National Science Foundation and the United States Navy. Scenes include aerial shots of the atoll; harvesting and processing fronds of coconut and pandanus trees for weaving mats, baskets, and clothing and for roofing …

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Sugar Plant Hunting by Airplane in New Guinea
Creators:
United States. Department of Agriculture
Brandes, E. W. (Elmer Walker)), b. 1891
Peck, Richard K.
Dates:
1929
Size:
Film reels (black-and-white silent, 35mm)
116 Photographs (Lantern slides)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1982.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film made by the United States Department of Agriculture during an expedition to locate disease resistant varieties of sugar cane in the Territory of Papua and Mandated Territory of New Guinea. Footage was shot during 57 flights in what was ostensibly the first European exploration of sites in the interior …

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Frederick M. Bayer photographs from the Scientific Investigations of Micronesia survey of Ifalik Atoll
Creators:
United States. Navy
Bayer, Frederick M.
Dates:
1953
Size:
159 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
122 Negatives (acetate)
0.58 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2008-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of 122 photographs of people and marine life made by Bayer while on the SIM survey of Ifalik Atoll in 1953, as well as 68 aerial photographs of the Atoll. The aerial photographs are stamped on verso as official Navy photographs. Bayer's marine life photographs include underwater images of coral …

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Man Blong Custom (Outtakes)
Creators:
British Broadcasting Corporation
Attenborough, David, 1926-
MacIntyre, Michael
Dates:
1974-1975
Size:
Film reels (color sound; 29,600 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1975.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of outtakes from an episode of The Tribal Eye, a seven-part BBC documentary series on the subject of tribal art, written and presented by David Attenborough. Man Blong Custom, the sixth episode in the series, was hosted by David Attenborough and filmed in Melanesia on the islands of …

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Edwin Moody drawings of Samoa and Hawaii
Creators:
Moody, Edwin
Dates:
1873
Size:
63 Drawings (watercolor, pencil, and colored pencil)
5 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS130592
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of 63 drawings and 5 photographs of drawings created by Edwin Moody for Steinberger's expedition to Samoa in 1873. The drawings document the voyages to and from Samoa, including stops in the Hawaiian islands. Many of the drawings were made from shipboard and depict the coastlines of the various islands …

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Albertype Company photograph collection relating to Native Americans
Creators:
Albertype Co.
Dates:
circa 1890-1910
Size:
318 Negatives (circa, nitrate (includes copy negatives))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.25
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of photographs collected by the Albertype Company for their postcards and viewbooks, including portraits, scenery, camps, Native Americans schools, and some paintings and composites for postcard printing. Additional subjects include rock drawings in Maine; a statue in Kansas City, Missouri; Standing Rock Monument in North Dakota; people …

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