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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Division of Cultural History
Dates:
1952-1967 and undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 258
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of the administrative files of the Division of Cultural History as well as records from the Division of Ethnology relating to cultural history activities. Included are annual reports of these divisions; budget estimates and plans of operations of the Division of Cultural History, including estimates and plans for the...

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Creators:
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926
Rieman, George B.
Steinberger, A. B. (Albert Barnes)
Field, Isobel, 1858-1953
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Dates:
n.d
Size:
250 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2956
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Ethnographic data, principally on Samoa including: I. Samoa. geographical outline, III. History and Discovery. Arrival of missionaries. U.S. Exploring Expedition. An Episode in Samoan History, IV Regulative organization, the family, the clan, caste, division of labor, rights of property, V. Clothing, ornaments, ceremonial paraphernalia, VI. Food an...

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Creators:
Bailey, Vernon, 1864-1942
Dates:
1889-1941 and undated
Size:
3.5 cu. ft. (7 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7267
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History
Dates:
circa 1920-1980
Size:
1.88 cu. ft. (1 document box) (2 16x20 boxes) (oversize materials)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7422
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This collection consists of illustrations and black and white photographs of insects that were used for figures and plates in scientific research papers written by various Department of Entomology and United States Department of Agriculture entomologists. Illustrators include B. B. Baber, Lawrence M. Druckenbrod, Julia Ellen Edmonson, Mol...

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Creators:
Schultz, Roy
Dates:
1902 - 1918
Size:
0.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1330
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

522 black-and-white silver gelatin photographic prints, and four glass lantern slides, taken for the Underwood & Underwood photography studios. The prints cover subjects in the news during the period of 1902-1918, with particular emphasis on World War I. The World War I images depict numerous aspects of the war, including ordinance, encampments, sh...

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Creators:
Dankovich, Theresa
Dates:
2016.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1407
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of the Safe Water Book, loose filters, and a Tasita, a filter holder that connects two bottles together, created by chemist and inventor, Theresa Dankovich.

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Creators:
Hyde, George E., 1882-1968
Dates:
circa 1915
Size:
11 Prints (silver gelatin on postcard stock)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4457
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of several varieties of corn, including types of Pawnee corn, Canadian Sioux corn, Navajo corn, Mandan red sweet-corn, and Red Lake Ojibwa "flint corn." The collection also includes one image of a hoe blade made from a buffalo scapula.

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Creators:
Collier, John, Jr., 1913-1992
Dates:
1954-1955
Size:
Film reels (1 hour 41 minutes, black-and-white color silent; 3455 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1988.12
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot in Peru of life in Hacienda Vicos. Scenes depict agricultural activities (breaking ground with oxen and wooden plows and hoeing and digging potatoes), panoptic views of high valley, making mud bricks for house construction, school grounds and classroom scenes, mestizo women spinning wool while men work the fields, man setting up and op...

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Creators:
Shontz, Charles, 1926-2019
Dates:
1955-2009
Size:
2 Film reels (47 minutes, black-and-white silent; 1700 feet)
2 DVD
Slides
Linear feet
Collection ID:
HSFA.1990.22
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage shot during Shontz' year as a Fulbright teacher in the Union of Burma. Documented are aspects of daily and ceremonial life primarily in the locations of Taunggyi, Yaung-whe (on Inle Lake), Namkhan, Kentung, and Rangoon. Scenes of ethnographic interest include: the annual Buddhist Festival of Lights in Taunggyi; a pwe festival sponsored by a...

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Creators:
Dyar, Harrison G. (Harrison Gray), 1866-1929
Dates:
1882-1927
Size:
1 cu. ft. (2 document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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