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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1969-1991
Size:
13 cu. ft. (13 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 438
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of administrative subject files maintained by the Office of the Director, documenting his or her activities in the museum, in the Institution, and with outside people and organizations. Also included are files on the National Museum of American Art Commission, its meetings, and its commissioners. Some materials ...

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Creators:
Meggers, Betty Jane
Dates:
undated
Size:
71 Items (cards + 2 photographs + 2 post cards + 11 labels + 1 envelope )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7489
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes catalog cards with country, costume (including tribe), height, acquisiton (source), and price. Many have photographs of the dolls attached to the back. All of the dolls are of American Indians. The postcards show a group in costume ready for a pow-wow and a group of Menominee Indians taken near Shawano, Wisconsin. The photographs are of ex...

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Creators:
Kavanagh, Thomas W., 1949-
Dates:
June 16, 1990
Size:
83 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7502
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The text is in the form of brief notes and footnotes. Most of the manuscript is made up of photographs of the figures, some groups showing the changes made in exhibiting them. The coverage is to 1955.

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National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on War Service of Anthropologists
Beals, Ralph L. (Ralph Leon), 1901-1985
Richardson, Frederick L.W.
Steward, Julian Haynes, 1902-1972
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Dates:
March 10, 1943
Size:
21 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7503
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Halpern, Abraham M. (Abraham Meyer), 1914-1985
Pigeon, Ernest
Pigeon, Jim Mrs
Dates:
September 1941
Size:
50 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7507
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes English-Potawatomi word lists and sentences.

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Creators:
Carlson, Gustav G.
Dates:
1933
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7505
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes folktales and ethnological notes. Many of the latter have to do with war, kinship relations, and sexual practices.

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Creators:
Ayers, Hester Merwin, 1902-1975
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
10 Items (color drawings , 13 x 18 inches to 18 x 21 inches.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7294
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection contains 10 color portrait drawings, undertaken circa 1940 by artist Hester Merwin Ayers, depicting Carib Indians in Salybia, Dominica. Subjects include men and women.

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Creators:
Riggs, Anna E.
Collins, Henry B. (Henry Bascom), 1899-1987
Dates:
1979
Size:
4 Inches
2 Notebooks
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7324
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes a chronology of Nelson's life, copies of and excerpts from documents concerning Nelson's activities, notes, biographical sketches by Riggs and Henry Bascom Collins, and photographs of Nelson.

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Creators:
Cohen, David Steven, 1943-
Dates:
undated
Size:
308 Items (xlii + pages xlii + 308 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7458
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the racially mixed people of the Ramapo Mountains of the vicinities of Mahwah and Ringwood, New Jersey, and Hillburn, New York, that are sometimes referred to as the Jackson Whites. Considers the geographic setting, origins, race relations, family and kinship, and folk culture. Includes biographical data on informants.

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Creators:
Peterson, John H., Jr.
Dates:
undated
Size:
325 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7459
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Concerns the history of the band after removal and considers their family and kinship, religion, economy, politics, and education. Two appendices on methodology and maps are not included.

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