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Creators:
Metcalf, Elizabeth H. (collector and probable photographer)
Dates:
circa 1890-1944
Size:
735 Prints (circa, albumen, platinum, cyanotype, and silver gelatin (some on postcard stock))
150 Postcards (circa, halftone, collotype, and chromolithograph)
560 Negatives (circa, nitrate)
175 Negatives (circa, glass)
85 Lantern slides (circa)
5 Linear feet (Manuscript material :)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.107
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection comprises photographs documenting peoples of the Philippines, including Benguet, Bogobo, Igorot, Ifugao, Moro, and Negrito people and their environment. ALso included are photographs of the military presence in the Philippines. The photographs, including prints and postcards, were made or collected by Elizabeth H. and Sarah S. Metca...

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Creators:
Keystone View Company
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1882-1930
Size:
240 Stereographs (black and white, 9 x 22 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1986-022
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

The photographs document African businesses, cities, industry, landscapes, peoples and resources. The collection documents various locations within Kenya, Tanzania, Congo (Democratic Republic of), Zimbabwe, Uganda and South Africa. Peoples represented include Kikuyu, Maasai, Bangi, Chagga, Ndombe, Poto, Bangala, Zulu, and Kongo peoples. There are many images of agriculture, hunting, making pottery, mining diamonds and gold, church services at a Catholic mission, a gathering of chiefs at a court, a lion-killing ceremony, and war dances. Businesses and industries shown include coffee plantations; the DeBeers Diamond Mine; a diamond mine compound and crushing mill; fishing boats; a hemp plantation; ivory trade; a market; and the stock market.

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Creators:
Loomis, H. F. (Harold Frederick), 1896-
Dates:
1922
Size:
3 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Tikal Mayan sites, jade necklace and knife.

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Creators:
Maher, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1922-1987
Dates:
circa 1973
Size:
Film reels (72 minutes, color silent; 2000 feet, 8mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1988.20
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Full film record shot among the Ifugao, northern Luzon, while Maher was a research associate at the Philippine National Museum. Footage was produced in the course of a project which combined archeology and ethnology to reconstruct the evolution of Ifugao culture. Documentation of Ifugao agricultural and ceremonial activities includes: the rice terr...

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Creators:
Locke, G. W. (Grinnell Willis), 1911-1978
Dates:
1929
Size:
Film reels (54 minutes, black-and-white silent; 2200 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage includes various scenes of San Francisco streets; Big Sur and Mt. Tamalpis; U.S. battleships in San Francisco harbor; embarkation to Hawaii and shipboard activities; and Pali overlook, Waikiki beach, and Diamond Head in Hawaii. Scenes in Japan include various street venues, temple complexes, and embarkation to China with shots of junks and ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum. Division of Plants
Dates:
1902-1922
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 224
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Material contains official outgoing letterpress correspondence from Paul Carpenter Standley, United States National Museum, Division of Plants, 1902-1922, regarding identification, examination, and reports of specimens sent to the Division; exchange and purchase of national collections; explorations and collecting expeditions; botanical s...

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Creators:
Gordh, Gordon
Dates:
1974-1977
Size:
1.75 cu. ft. (3 document boxes) (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7359
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:
Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Dates:
1941-1985
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 89-035
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence documenting the publication of Curtis W. Sabrosky's book, "North American Species of Cuterebra," 1966.

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Creators:
American Arachnological Society
Dates:
1948-1996
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Vincent D. Roth. He worked at the Oregon State Department of Agriculture and then the University of Arizona Experimental Station in Yuma, before moving on to be the Resident Director of the Southwest Research Station (part of the American Museum of Natural History) near Portal, Arizona. His ...

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Creators:
Sabrosky, Curtis W. (Curtis Williams), 1910-
Dates:
circa 1982-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 88-124
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, drafts, notes, and related materials documenting Curtis W. Sabrosky's work on the revision of the International Code of Zoological Nomenclature, 3rd edition (1985).

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