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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications
Dates:
1989-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-235
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of videotapes and an audiotape created during the production of "Our Biosphere: The Earth in Our Hands." This one-hour film, completed in 1989, was produced by Karen Loveland and narrated by Robert Redford. The film follows the staff of the National Museum of Natural History's Marine Systems Laboratory and Arizona's ...

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Creators:
Coues, Elliott
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
L.F.W.
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Dates:
undated
Size:
40 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS900
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also with the file, added at Bureau of American Ethnology are an abstract of Dr. Coues' article and Cushing's remarks by J. Owen Dorsey. no date. 1 page and a copy (made 9/63) from a deteriorating original) of a note by "L.F.W.," October 8, 1881, 1 page commenting on the name, "Aguazul."

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Creators:
Jones, Melissa
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
8 Prints (silver gelatin)
2 color prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-126
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Yavapai Indians, including two basket makers. The collection also includes images of a woman at a grave in Fort McDowell cemetery, and an image of Dixie Davis, Yavapai activist and member of the National Congress of American Indians.

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Creators:
Peale, Mary Jane, 1827-1902
Copper, James C.
Dates:
1854 April 28
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pealmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter concerning Copper's gift to Peale of Rembrandt Peale's painting "Rubens Peale with a Geranium," which had been presented to Copper when it was painted. The letter has been annotated by Mary Jane Peale and is accompanied by the Charles Willson Peale Papers' transcript.

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Creators:
Tanning, Dorothea, 1910-2012
Shikler, Barbara
Dates:
1990 July 11-November 5
Size:
191 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tannin90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dorothea Tanning conducted 1990 July 11-November 5, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art. Tanning discusses life in Illinois, New York, Arizona, and France. She recalls artists Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Julien Levy, George Balanchine, Yves Tanguy, and Kay Sage.

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Creators:
Bletzer, Keith V.
Dates:
circa 1983
Size:
49 Prints (silver gelatin)
13 color prints
1 copy negative
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Keith V. Bletzer on the Valiente Peninsula in Panama documenting Guaymi Indians and their culture. They include images of Guaymi Indians, coconut harvesting, preparation of medicines, houses and house construction, boat building, and a fishing trip.

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Nusbaum, Jesse L. (Jesse Logan)
United States. Department of the Treasury
Public Works of Art Project
Dates:
1934-1935
Size:
75 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.nusbjess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, bulletins, reports and catalogs relating to the 13th region (New Mexico and Arizona) of the Public Works of Art Project.

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Creators:
White, Ammi M.
Smith, Buckingham, 1810-1871
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
undated
Size:
3 Items (folios )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS625
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: 625-a. Comparative vocabulary of the Papago-Pima and two Nevome dialects of the Piman language. Copied in Department of Interior Comparative Vocabulary. First vocabulary is from 625-b. The two Nevome vocabularies are from Manuscript 634-a-b. 625-b. "Pima and Papago." Vocabulary in Smithsonian Institution Comparative Vocabulary. Taken by ...

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Creators:
Mindeleff, Cosmos, 1863-
Dates:
circa 1893
Size:
19 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2006-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Canyon de Chelly, including cliff dwellings, masonry, overlooks, and a river.

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Creators:
Watson, Virginia
Watson, James B. (James Bennett), 1918-2009
Dates:
1904-1998
bulk 1933-1987
Size:
52.5 Linear feet (123 boxes)
47 sound recordings
Collection ID:
NAA.2003-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains the professional papers of cultural anthropologist James B. Watson, and documents his fieldwork in Papua New Guinea, Brazil, and Del Norte, Co., as well as his teaching career at the University of Washington. Included are field notes, lecture notes, correspondence, maps, photographs, books, articles, journals, grant proposals, surveys, data punch cards, conference materials, and sound recordings.

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