Query: World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
MS 7503 Anthropology during the war and after
Creators:
National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on War Service of Anthropologists
Beals, Ralph L. (Ralph Leon), 1901-1985
Richardson, Frederick L.W.
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972
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Dates:
March 10, 1943
Size:
21 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7503
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7503 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Silas William Thompson photograph collection relating to Peleliu during World War II
Creators:
Thompson, Silas William (collector and probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1944-1945
Size:
2 Prints (halftone)
86 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-32
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Unbound pages from an album documenting Silas William Thompson's participation in the United States Navy during World War II, with particular focus on the Battles of Peleliu and Angaur and his time at Base 20 Hospital. The collection includes a group portrait of Company B-8 of the Naval Hospital Corps School …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.98-32 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
MS 7332 Partial list of Oceania experts in Washington
Creators:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
January 29, 1943
Size:
11 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7332
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7332 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Pacific Survey file
Creators:
Murdock, George Peter, 1897-1985
Dates:
circa 1940 - circa 1945
Size:
23.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0324
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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 information within this collection does …

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in NAA.XXXX.0324 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Thomas B. Card and Paul W. Card photographs of world travels and World War II
Creators:
Card, Thomas B.
Dates:
circa 1932-1947, 1961
Size:
104 Negatives (nitrate)
625 Color slides (circa)
1,218 Negatives (nitrate and acetate, 35 mm)
121 Copy slides (black and white)
750 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2000-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The majority of the photographs were made by Thomas B. Card during World War II and the postwar years in Japan, South America, the Caribbean, Europe, and the Middle East. He documented people, architecture, and scenery, as well as military bases and personnel in Okinawa, Japan. Additionally, there are images …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.2000-02 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
MS 7333 Strategic Bulletins of Oceania
Creators:
Yale University. Institute of Human Relations
Dates:
1943
Size:
125 Items (1.25 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7333
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes "Gazetteer of the Marshall Islands"; "Meteorology of the Marshall Islands"; "Emergency Adaptations in Melanesia: Some Practical Suggestions"; "Seaplane Landings in Northern Dutch New Guinea"; "Food and Water Supply in the Marshall Islands"; "Distribution of Diseases in Melanesia"; and "Meteorology of the Caroline Islands."

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in NAA.MS7333 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Subject Files
Dates:
1998-2011
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-182
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Institut für Deutsche Ostarbeit (IDO) opened in German-occupied Krakow, Poland, in 1940. The Sektion für Rasse- und Volkstumforschung (IDO-SRV) (Section for Racial and National Traditions Research) was an anthropological unit of the IDO that classified people by studying their anthropometric and genealogical information. The collection was seized by the United …

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in Accession 12-182 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Robert Burnette photograph collection
Creators:
Burnette, Robert, 1926-1984
Dates:
circa 1910-1970
Size:
149 Copy negatives (circa)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.92-45
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copies made from a photograph album compiled by Robert Burnett that appears to relate to three periods. A few photographs dated around 1910-1912 were likely received from Burnett's family and depict family members, ranchers, tipis, and people gathered for White River Frontier Days. Other photographs show Burnette and friends while he …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.92-45 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Records
Dates:
1942-1946
Size:
16.5 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (29 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 87
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection includes records concerning the Board's projects, general correspondence, committee and organization work and information concerning specialized data and special subjects. Postwar regional administration records, geographic reports, country information files, photographs and uncompleted project records are also included, as are the Board's fiscal, conference, meeting and miscellaneous records.

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in Record Unit 87 for World War, 1939-1945 -- Anthropology
Central Files
Dates:
1919-1986
Size:
23 cu. ft. (23 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 03-018
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Freer Gallery of Art Central Files are comprised mostly of the documentation of routine office procedures. Included in the daily routine were: filling orders for facsimiles of photographs, responding to reference requests seeking information about art and artifacts falling under the domain of the Freer's expertise, the Freer granting …

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