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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-069
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the "Ancient Heritage in the BTC-SCP Pipelines Corridor: Azerbaijan - Georgia - Turkey" website as it existed on October 2, 2014. This website presents findings of a collaborative research initiative among archaeologists in Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey and their colleagues from the National Museum of Natural Histo...

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Creators:
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
bulk 1915 November 10
Size:
2 Pages (and 1 envelope)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2002-01
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typewritten letter sent by Vilhjalmur Stefansson to James Mooney on November 10, 1915 from the winter quarters of the Canadian Arctic Expedition at Armstrong Point, Victoria Island. The letter is a response to Mooney's letter sent July 10, 1914. In Stefansson's letter, Stefansson clarifies Eskimo terms and suggests people in Point Barrow, Alaska th...

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Creators:
Consortium for the Barcode of Life
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 19-055
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Barcode of Wildlife Project website as it existed on November 15, 2017. The website is maintained by the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL), an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat ...

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Creators:
Holmes, J. H. H. (Joseph Henry Hendon)
Bushnell, David I., Jr. (David Ives), 1875-1941
Dates:
1803; 1820-
Size:
162 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2127
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: British Guiana: Localities,= Letter I, page 1 to 41. Boundaries, Rivers, Lakes, etc.= Letter II, pages 42-75. Berbice Letter III, Pages 76-101. Indians, etc. Letter IIII, pages 101-120. Indian poisons Letter V, pages 121-137. Indian dwellings, colonial maladies. Letter VI, pages 138-162. List of words and sentences of the Caribs and Arrow...

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Creators:
MacCurdy, George Grant, 1863-1947
Dates:
undated
Size:
100 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Peruvian human skeletal remains, mostly skulls, possibly from the Bingham Expedition.

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Creators:
Moore, Clarence B. (Clarence Bloomfield), 1852-1936
Dates:
circa 1903-1909
Size:
7 Negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81P
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of figures and plates from Clarence B. Moore's publications, including "Antiquities of the Ouachita Valley" and "Certain Aboriginal Mounds of the Florida Central West-Coast." Images include drawings and photographs depicting pottery from archeological excavations in Florida, Georgia, and Louisiana.

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Creators:
Hughes, Neil C.
Dates:
1973-1974
Size:
34 color prints
2 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2004-20
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeologists, archeological excavations, and artifacts (in situ and after conservation) from sites in Nicaragua, including NMN1, Citalapa NMN2, Managua NMN3, and Tepetate. Prints are mounted on unbound album pages.

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Dates:
circa 1920s
Size:
1 Item (75 pages of typescript)
79 Items (silver prints, black and white)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1996.02
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Detailed account recalling travel to and in Outer Mongolia along three routes that led to Urga (now Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia), with descriptions of the travel conditions, modes of transportation, trade practices, the Russian, Mongolian, and Chinese people of the region, an encounter with the "Andrews expedition" (likely the Central Asiatic Expedition ...

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Dates:
undated
Size:
3 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Individual portraits of anthropologists, including George A. Dorsey in naval uniform, Wenzhong (W. C.) Pei in Beijing, and Davidson Black at Zhoukoudian. Pei and Black are noted as having both been involved in the discovery of Sinanthropus pekinensis, an ancient species of human.

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Creators:
Reisler, Lillian
Dates:
circa 1950-1953, 1985
Size:
11 Prints (color polaroid)
2 hand-colored Christmas cards
4 Prints (silver gelatin)
1 Postcard (color halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95-39
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Lillian Reisler in Korea circa 1950-1953. They depict Korean artifacts, including images of clothing, pipes, a hat, a purse, and a bamboo pillow, as well as a group of fortune tellers, a woman smoking a pipe, and a street scene with women bearing loads on their heads. The collection also includes a commercial postcard depicitn...

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