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Creators:
Collins, Henry Bascom, 1899- , interviewee
Dates:
1985
Size:
7 audiotapes (Reference copies). 14 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9528
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
Dates:
circa 1948-1949
Size:
1 Slide (1 black and white slide)
133 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-4
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of burials and pits at the Townsend Site excavation. The photographs were probably made by T. Dale Stewart, but possibly made by Henri Geiger Omwake, one of the local archeologists heading the project.

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Creators:
Rathbun, Ted A., 1942-
Dates:
1961-2004
Size:
26 Linear feet (53 document boxes, 4 record storage boxes, 1 oversize box, 1 folder, 3 computer disks)
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-08
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of the professional papers of Ted Allan Rathbun. The collection documents his career as a forensic anthropologist and educator through correspondence, publications and teaching materials. The collection includes the publications resulting from his research in South Carolina, Egypt, and Glorieta, New Mexico, as well as a small portion of his research data. His other writings that can be found in the collection include his monographs, journal articles, papers presented at conferences, and reviews he wrote for various journals and publications. The collection also includes materials relating to his consulting activities for law enforcement agencies, and military and historical organizations. Additionally, the collection contains materials related to organizations that he was a member of and his syllabi and lecture notes as a professor at the University of South Carolina. The collection also includes Rathbun's course notes when, as a student at the University of Kansas, he studied under William Bass, Ellis Kerley and other notable anthropologists. Among his correspondents were J. Lawrence Angel, Eve Cockburn, Henry Dobyns, Henry Field, T. Dale Stewart, and T. Cuyler Young.

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Dates:
circa 1935
Size:
1 Copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R83-34
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy print depicting Earnest Albert Hooton examining the skull of a male gorilla.

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Creators:
Morton, Samuel George, 1799-1851
Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860
Dates:
1836-1840
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (16 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.mortsamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of letters to Samuel G. Morton from Victor and John James Audubon.

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Creators:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
Dates:
1875-1991, bulk 1931-1991
bulk 1927-1991
Size:
65 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1988-33
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Thomas Dale Stewart was a physical and forensic anthropologist and worked at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History from 1931 until his death in 1997. He worked under Ales Hrdlicka until 1943, became the head curator in 1960, director of the museum in 1962, and retired in 1971. Stewart's research interests included physical and forensic anthropology and archaeology, mostly in North and South America. He also worked with the F.B.I. frequently to aid in homicide investigations, and worked extensively with the U.S. Army to identify skeletal remains from the Korean War in Operation Glory. The Thomas Dale Stewart Papers primarily deal with his life and career at the Smithsonian, particularly his research projects and publications between 1931 and 1991. Materials consist mainly of correspondence, photographic material, dossiers based on writings and research projects, and administrative files.

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Creators:
Coon, Carleton S. (Carleton Stevens), 1904-1981
Dates:
1906-1982
Size:
101.69 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1985-02
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

These records concern the professional activities of Carleton S. Coon (1904-1981). Coon is well-known as an anthropologist, archaeologist, and writer. In the 1920's, when he began his career, the field of anthropology was not as specialized as it later became. As with many of the professionals in anthropology, Coon became proficient at physical ant...

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Creators:
Robbins, Louise M.
Dates:
circa 1970 - circa 1980
Size:
16.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.1989-01
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The papers are limited to material concerning Robbins's work on footprints. Included are documents resulting from her basic study that involved 550 American individuals and established the various measurements with which she worked. The papers consist of footprints, foot outlines, data forms, notes, and computer printouts. The provided much of the ...

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Creators:
U.S. Army Central Identification Laboratory
Dates:
1940s
Size:
119 Pages
46 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7400
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes texts and photographs. One photograph is of anthropologist Mildred Trotter.

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Creators:
Army Medical Museum (U.S.)
Dates:
1868-1897
Size:
4.75 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0330
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The records consist mainly of memoranda prepared by the AMM staff and letters and notes which document the specimens. There are also invoices, lists, labels, and printed items. Indexed are names of correspondent, collectors, and donors. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and cu...

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