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Dates:
1982
Size:
2 Photographic slides
Collection ID:
NAA.2019-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Two photographs depicting string bilums made by the Maring women of Tsembaga in Papua New Guinea.

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Creators:
Charlton, Robert
Dates:
1982
Size:
Film reels (color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.20
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Collection consists of the films SONGS OF A DISTANT JUNGLE and SONGS FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA, as well as outtakes. The films document the work of a musician from the Juilliard School, Christopher Roberts, recording, documenting, and preserving traditional music throughout Papua New Guinea. Collection includes sound recordings. Please note that the c...

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Creators:
Williams, J. Ward
Dates:
1935-1937
Size:
1 Film reel (36 minutes, black-and-white silent; 2000 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1991.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete footage shot during a gold prospecting expedition in north western Papua New Guinea. Scenes include villages along the Fly and Sepik Rivers, Papuans working in the Yodda gold fields, and various mining camps along the Fly River. Supplementary materials: 4 Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology ...

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Creators:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)
Maloney, M. Michael
Sorenson, E. Richard
Dates:
1968-1980
Size:
136 Film reels (color sound, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1986.13PNG
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record and edited film of National Anthropological Film Center research project in Fore, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea. Supplementary materials: audio tapes, stills, camera log, journals, photographs. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time o...

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Dates:
circa 1930-1939
Size:
1 Film reel (black-and-white silent; 400 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2003.02
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Amateur film taken in Papua New Guinea, ca. 1930s, by unknown person. 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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 i...

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Creators:
Sorenson, E. Richard
Dates:
1963-1968
Size:
4,100 Photographs (black-and-white and color negatives, 120mm; 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.2006.06
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Still photographs shot by E. Richard Sorenson while working for NIH. These stills were shot between 1963-1968 in Papua New Guinea. The still negatives were brought to the Smithsonian when Sorenson began the National Anthropological Film Center in 1975. May be associated with NIH motion picture film that Sorenson shot that was also transferred to t...

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Creators:
Archbold, Richard
Dates:
1938-1939
Size:
Film reels (55 minutes, color silent; 1526 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.27
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage documenting the third Archbold expedition which was a joint effort of the American Museum of Natural History and the government of the Netherlands Indies. Dyaks recruited in Borneo provided porterage and basic transport was by a PBY-2 (Catalina) flying-boat named "Guba" which was flown by Archbold. Areas visited included: northern slopes of...

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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:
Hurley, Frank, 1885-1962
Dates:
1921
Size:
1 Film reel (10 minutes, black-and-white sound; 877 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete edited film is believed to be a reel from a later version of PEARLS AND SAVAGES shot in New Guinea in 1921. Footage includes: on and over the Fly and Strickland rivers and around Lake Murray, overviews of native settlements, Gogodala people of the Fly River Delta paddling canoes, males in cockatoo and cassowary plumed headdresses, large ...

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Creators:
Price, John A.
Dates:
circa 1908-1909, 1980
Size:
1 Copy print
10 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-29
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting indigenous peoples in the Admiralty Islands, Samoa, and Burma. All of the photographs except for one of Burmese women were made by John Price.

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