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Creators:
Sciacchintano, Portia
Dates:
1986
Size:
40 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7504
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Description of a powwow sponsored by the United Tribes Educational Technical Center and people at the powwow, including David Gipp, Mandan, president of the center; Randy Plume, a Pine Ridge Sioux, director of the powwow; and Alyce Spotted Bear, the chairman of the Three Affiliated Tribes.

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Creators:
Burbank, Elbridge Ayer
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Items (reproductions )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4636
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Consist of reproductions of paintings of an Arapaho, a Hopi, and a Ute Indian, by E. A. Burbank, 1898.

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Dates:
between 1958-1972
Size:
178 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2003-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Allan L. Pitcher, a Foreign Service officer working and traveling in Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, Ghana and Upper Volta. Images include individual and group portraits of men, women and children, leaders and village elders. There are numerous images of markets to include close-ups of market stalls and street views. Also included are images of rites, ceremonies and various dance performances in Liberia, among the boys about to enter the initiation camp, women of Sande society and dances performed in conjunction with government ceremonies. Another focus of the photography are industry and economic activities. Slides show rubber production in Firestone Rubber plantation (Liberia), mining and dam construction. Among the most important images are architectural shots, which include African residences as well as official buildings. Pitcher also photographed the Esso station with the screens by Adebisi Akanji and a shrine in Oshogbo.

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Creators:
Slater, John El Paso
Dates:
November 30, 1923
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3475
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also map of New Mexico showing Indian places near to El Paso. Collection of photographs showing San Lorenzo dancers, and various ceremonial groups. Two of mummified figures. A chapel and shrine.

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Creators:
MacCloskey, C.B. Captain
Dates:
1943
Size:
30 photographic prints ((1 v.), black & white, 5 x 7 in. or smaller.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1991-004
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Captain C.B. MacCloskey while serving as a public relations officer with Colonel A.B. McMullen at the Air Transport Command in Accra, Ghana. Images document Africans in the Akan chiefdom of Akim near Accra, Ghana, in 1943. Activities shown include dancing and drum playing, as well as the funeral of the king of Akim and funerary dances. Also included is an image of an effigy of the deceased king. People depicted include Africans in Western dress and uniforms and U.S. soldiers.

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Creators:
Cage, Robert
Dates:
1978
Size:
19 color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-45
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Piscataway Indian dancers, a burial ground, herb gathering and food preparation, and a meeting at Piscataway Park in Maryland on October 29, 1978. Most of the photographs were made in Maryland in July and October, 1978. Many of the images show Turkey Tayac (Phillip Proctor) shortly before his death.

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Creators:
Wright, Bill
Dates:
circa 1986, 1993
Size:
14 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-3
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Bill Wright circa 1993 documenting Kickapoo Indians in Colonia el Nacimiento, Mexico, and Black Seminole Indians in Coahuila, Mexico. There are also three images of the 1986 Tiwa Celebration of St. Anthony that depict dancers, preparations, and a procession.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Bradby, William Terrill, 1833- (Pamunkey)
Dates:
post 1899
Size:
2 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2218
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Pamunkey dance song; word for "dog"; names of chiefs, 1858-1899; note about murder; and list of "Terrill Bradby papers," 1893-1899, which mentions letters from F. W. Putnam, 1893, appointing Bradby Honorary Assistant in the Department of Ethnology, and letter from O. T. Mason, 1893, acknowledging receipt of Pamunkey artifacts in USNM. Writ...

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Creators:
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
n.d
Size:
15 negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.MS987B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Volume 70-2- Black-faced mask of a Wind God; a deity of disease and the west. (Figure 115) Neg. 987-b-6. Volume 66-17- The Black god of disease and death (Figure 122) neg. 987-b-5. Mask of the Corn Goddess (Fig. 123) Neg. 987-b-1. Drums for the Onehowih dance (Fig. 124) Neg. 987-b-2. Turtle shell rattle, horn rattle and gourd rattle (Fig. 126) Neg....

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Creators:
Michelson, Truman, 1879-1938
Kiyana, Alfred, 1877-1918
Poweshiek, Horace
Dates:
1915, undated
Size:
140 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2179
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Meskwaki (Fox) syllabic text by Alfred Kiyana on the flying around sacred bundle, with an English translation by Horace Poweshiek. The English translation is dated 1915 on page 23. Kiyana's text is undated. Texts collected by Truman Michelson in Tama, Iowa.

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