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Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1889-1912
Size:
317 Items (ca. 317 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2190
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Virtually all the material consists of responses to a circular sent out in the spring of 1889 under the name of John Wesley Powell as part of an investigation by James Mooney. The circular requested data about 1) place names of Indian origin; 2) archeological remains; 3) individuals and groups of Indian descent; 4) local people able to supply addit...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 24-July 5, 1981
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1981
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Mechanisms, Division of.
Instrument Society of America
Physical Sciences, Division of (NMAH, Smithsonian Institution).
Dates:
1911-1972
Size:
36 Cubic feet (98 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0215
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the history of instrumentation through catalogs, bulletins, specification sheets, price lists, and other publications of companies that produce instrumentation.

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Hay, Richard L. (Richard LeRoy), 1926-
Leakey, L. S. B. (Louis Seymour Bazett), 1903-1972
Leakey, Mary D. (Mary Douglas), 1913-1996
Dates:
1953-2005
Size:
15.97 Linear feet ((13 document boxes, 3 flat boxes, 8 card file boxes, and 1 oversized box) plus 1 CD-RW and 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NAA.2008-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Richard LeRoy Hay was a geologist, known for his contributions to sedimentary petrography and archaeological geology. This collection contains field notebooks, maps, photographs, data, and documentation of geological specimens he collected, primarily in Africa, but also in the United States, Europe, and Asia. He was known for his work with Mary Leakey, in which he provided the geological framework for Olduvai Gorge and Laetoli in Tanzania.

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Higgins, N. S.
Gibbs, George, 1815-1873
Dates:
undated
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS157
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

See original Manuscript; Gibbsʹ orthography differs from the original in some cases, especially in the numbers. Note signed, "Gibbs" added in pencil: "This appears from the letter accompanying [i.e., Manuscript No. 171] to be mixed [sic] of several dialects and is hardly worth attention."

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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Green, Mary E.
Extractive Industries, Division of.
Dates:
1883-1980
Size:
2.5 Cubic feet (6 boxes and 1 oversize folder )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1061
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Over a period of approximately 25 years, Dr. Mary Eloise Green of Ohio State University collected a wide variety of materials pertaining to food preservation and home canning techniques. She acquired associated pamphlets, manuals, and recipe booklets from companies as well as governmental agencies.

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Smithsonian Affiliations (Program)
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 14-268
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of images from the 2014 Smithsonian Affiliations National Conference. The conference serves as an opportunity for Smithsonian Affiliates to learn about new programs, exhibits and collections. There are also instructional sessions, hands-on workshops, and behind-the-scenes tours led by Smithsonian and Affiliate subj...

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Creators:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Murdock, George Peter, 1897-1985
Dates:
June 21, 1931
Size:
3 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7027
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Criticism appeared in "Correlations of matrilineal and patrilineal Institutions" and seems to have been based on the idea that Swanton held a "bilateral-patrilateral-matrilateral theory of social evolution."

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Hernández de Alba, Gregorio, 1904-1973
Dates:
October 28, 1943
Size:
4,000 Items (4,000 35 mm negatives)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4374A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A collection of approximately 4,000- 35 mm negatives from the investigations in Colombia. A set of contact prints was furnished, without charge, to the Andean Institute, the donor of the collection to the Bureau of American Ethnology, and a set of the prints made for the Bureau files at the same time.

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Creators:
Jones, William, 1871-1909
Dates:
n.d
Size:
5 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7617
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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