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Creators:
Freeman, Mark, (Producer)
Dates:
1995
Size:
37 Videocassettes (S-VHS) (18.5 hours, sound color)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.07
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Video project by Mark Freeman documents the Otavalo Indians of the Andean highlands (province of Imbabura) of northern Ecuador and their economic success in adapting their traditional weaving and crafts for the international marketplace. The video project also records the tensions between traditional indigenous values and customs and modernization ...

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Creators:
Cort, Cynthia Cunningham
Dates:
1979-1981
Size:
Film reels (105 minutes, color silent reversal; 3800 feet, 16mm)
0.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1983.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage of processes involved in double and single ikat weaving, shot by Cynthia Cort in Gujarat and Barpali, India in 1979, 1980 and 1981. Collection also includes notes, camera log notes, and articles about Ikat fabrics. 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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Creators:
Morris, Walter F., Jr., 1952-
Dates:
May 1977
Size:
6 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7259
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes the catalog that has a catalog number, place of manufacture, name of the piece, description, symbols, date, condition, use, and technique. Some of the cards have illustrations. Also included are a few pieces of graph paper with weaving patterns and a photograph of Morris with some people of Chiapas.

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Creators:
Wells, Oliver, 1907-1970
Dates:
circa 1967
Size:
2 Color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Mary Peters (Interior Salish) weaving a tapestry with a two-bar loom and Mrs. William Kelley (Coast Salish) spinning yarn with a spinning wheel. Photographs made in Sardis, Chilliwack, British Columbia.

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Creators:
Hardin, Margaret Ann
Dates:
1980s
Size:
165 Items (ca. pages ca. 165 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7545
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Obal, Karen
Dates:
1984-1987
Size:
Film reels (1 hour 54 minutes, color silent; 3740 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1988.13
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record shot of zhuang and sani textile productions in Guanxi and Yunan provinces, People's Republic of China. 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...

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Creators:
Vander, Kathryn
Dates:
1991
Size:
Film reels (25 minutes, color sound)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1993.21
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film documents the Hmong immigrants to the United States in their struggles to maintain the culture and traditions from their native Laos. Weaving and sewing of elaborate clothing and storycloths are depicted as the main vehicle for cultural transmission. Large tapestries on which pictures are stitched are used to tell a story. Attire such a...

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Creators:
Albers, Anni
Dates:
1924-1969
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.albeanni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of artist and weaver Anni Albers measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1924-1969. They consist primarily of printed materials about Alber's exhibitions, Bauhaus training, and Black Mountain weaving classes.

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Creators:
Bascom, William Russell, 1912-1981
Dates:
1950-1951
Size:
1 Film reel (11 minutes, color silent; 400 feet)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.19
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited film shot in Oyo, Nigeria during field research. This visual record reflects Bascom's approach to the study of African aesthetics, one which integrated an analysis of the social role, status, and function of the artist with his/her individual style, ideas, and technique. Footage records traditional Yoruba craft techniques including pottery m...

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Creators:
Tod, Osma Gallinger, 1895-
Dates:
1927-1986
Size:
4.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.todosmag
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Osma gallinger Tod papers meaure 4.8 linear feet and date from 1927-1986. Included is biographical material, art work, writings, photographs, a scrapbook, printed material and material relating to Tod's involvement with the National Conference of American Handweavers.

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