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Creators:
Lewis, Thomas H.
Dates:
1964
Size:
1 sound tape reel (analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1998-80
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Recorded in Turuyo at the juncture of the Tapanohony and Paloemeu Rivers, Surinam.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
13 sound recordings (wax cylinders, approximately 4 x 2 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of thirteen (13) original recordings of American Indian songs and dances, recorded on two-minute Edison Blanks wax cylinders. Eight of the cylinders are in pristine condition. Two are cracked and cannot be played. Contents are marked on individual cylinders in pencil or black ink: 1) The last Owl Dance; 2) Two flute son...

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1978-1980
Size:
1 video recording (1 open reel 1/2" video recordings)
9 sound recordings (5 audio cassette sound recordings ; 4 open reel 1/4" sound recordings)
0.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-031
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on the history of the transatlantic slave trade, organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood and held there from February 1979-February 1980. Curated by Louise Daniel Hutchinson. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the exhibit, including narration sound recordings created for use within the...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
circa 1915-1941
Size:
26.46 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes) (18.46 non-standard size boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of sound recordings created by, acquired by, or about the Smithsonian Institution and its staff. Highlights of the collection include recordings of Native American languages being spoken or sung and radio programs, including much of "The World is Yours" program. These records were transferred to the National Archives p...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
circa 1993
Size:
0.2 Linear Feet (1 box)
21 sound recordings (21 audio cassette sound recordings)
1 sound recording (1 open reel 1/4" sound recording)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-019
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition on the North Brentwood neighborhood of Washington, DC. The show was created by the Anacostia Community Museum in collaboration with the North Brentwood Historical Society. It was exhibited at the museum from April 1996 to December 1996. This collection contains the audiovisual output of the Anacostia ...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1968-2004
Size:
12 Linear Feet
392 sound recordings (50 open reel 1/4" sound recordings ; 5 microcassette sound recordings ; 337 audio cassette sound recordings)
266 video recordings (1 Super 8 film reel ; 152 open reel 1/2" video recordings ; 3 U-matic 3/4" video recordings ; 110 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-023
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains video and audio recordings of events, talks, and ceremonies hosted at or by the Anacostia Community Museum. It also contains audiovisual PR materials for the museum and its events. The collection includes recordings of a wide array of events, including the opening of the Anacostia Community Museum, award and dedication cere...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1972-1990
bulk 1972-1980
Size:
14 video recordings (5 open reel 1/2" video recordings ; 9 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
19 sound recordings (1 open reel 1/4" sound recordings ; 4 vinyl record sound recordings ; 14 audio cassette sound recordings)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-022
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection includes video recordings related to professional development, museology, and human resources and serve as documentation of personnel training at the Anacostia Community Museum.

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Creators:
Leach, Jerry W. (Jerry Wayne)
Dates:
1969-1978
Size:
1.9 Linear Feet (5 document boxes)
42 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.1988-38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Jerry Leach was one of the founding faculty members of the University of Papua New Guinea, serving as lecturer at the university from 1969 to 1973. During this period he studied folklore and culture change in the Trobriand Islands, which he described in his thesis "The Kabisawali Movement in the Trobriand Islands" (1978) and in his documentary film, "Trobriand Cricket: An Ingenious Response to Colonialism." This collection consists of audio recordings and transcripts of Trobriand Folklore recorded by Jerry Leach between 1969 and 1974 as well as audio recordings of the Kula Conference held at King's College, Cambridge, England, in July 1978.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1972-2006
bulk 1972-1980
Size:
46 sound recordings (45 audio cassette sound recordings ; 1 microcassette sound recording)
47 video recordings (27 VHS 1/2" video recordings ; 20 open reel 1/2" video recordings)
3.5 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-018
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This collection contains audio and video recordings of administrative meetings throughout the Anacostia Community Museum's history. It includes recordings of board, committee, staff, school board, and Anacostia Historical Society meetings from the years 1972-2006, with the majority being created in the 1970s. Some of the original video recordings f...

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-1999
Size:
56 sound recordings (56 audio cassette sound recordings)
14 video recordings (7 U-matic 3/4" video recordings ; 7 VHS 1/2" video recordings)
1.5 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV03-037
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Audiovisual materials created for an exhibition examining the faith and spiritual traditions in African American religious life in the 1990s. The exhibition features members of Christian churches as well as those of other faiths. Special attention is given to the ways that African American congregations are responding to contemporary challenges aff...

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