334 records — Page 8 of 34
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Dates:
Ca. February-June, 1892
Size:
350 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3974
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A typed draft of this manuscript is with the Cushing papers received in 1966 and catalogued under number 4780. Compare published paper, "Manual Concepts: A Study of the Influence of Hand-Usage on Culture-Growth," American Anthropologist, Volume 5, Number 4, October 1892, pages 289-317.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1887
Size:
2 Items (photographic prints )
66 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7112
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Goodman, Mary Ellen, 1911-1969
Kennard, Edward A. (Edward Allan), 1907-1989
Dates:
undated
Size:
317 Items (ca. pages ca. 317 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7543
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A collection of witty articles by anthropologists and scholars in related subjects.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
North American Food Service Corporation
Dates:
ca. 1977
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7251
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The package is illustrated with a picture of Margaret Mead and includes a note on her as part of a series on "Outstanding American Women."

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Yaskanis, Yan
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7428
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The plaque is a souvenir of the Ponstwowgo Muzeum Arc heologicznego w Warszawie and the medals commemorate the 50th anniversary of Archaeological News, the journal of the Archaeological Museum in Warsaw (1923-1973); the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the ancient Lausacien settlement in Biskupina, Poland (1933); and the 60th anniversary of the...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Dillingham, Beth
Handson, Edward
Moss, Leonard Wallace
Dates:
1965-1977
Size:
1 Item (3/8 in. )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7526
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Much of the material concerns the preparation of Edward Hanson, Dillingham's obituary of Cappannari for the American Anthropologist. Included are letters, notes, drafts, bibliography, and a photographic portrait. The remainder of the material are letters to or concerning Cappannari and a copy of the program of the 53rd annual meeting of the Central...

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Ortner, Donald J.
Dates:
1963-2013
Size:
44.37 Linear feet (96 boxes, 3 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.2014-07
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Donald J. Ortner Papers, dated 1963 to 2013, document his research and professional activities while working in the Division of Physical Anthropology in the Department of Anthropology at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History. They primarily deal with his contributions to the field of paleopathology and his work with specimens from Bab edh-Dhra, Jordan and Chichester, England. The bulk of this collection consists of correspondence, files related to Ortner's publications, specimen observations and analysis, and photographs.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Laderman, Carol
Dates:
1970-2009
Size:
6 Linear feet ((15 boxes and 1 manuscript envelope) and 154 cassette tapes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-09
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Carol Laderman was a medical anthropologist best known for her research on Malay traditional medicine. Her work focused on beliefs and practices regarding childbirth and nutrition as well as shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. This collection consists of the professional papers of Carol Laderman, medical anthropologist and university professor. The bulk of the collection pertains to her research on childbirth, nutrition, and shamanic healing practices in rural Malaysia. These materials include field notes, surveys, transcripts of Main Peteri ceremonies, grant applications, photographs, and sound recordings. Of special interest are her photographs of midwives and shamans treating patients, including Main Peteri ceremonies, as well as traditional Malay weddings and festivals. Also noteworthy are her recordings of Main Peteri ceremonies and her interviews with midwives and shamans. The collection also contains her unpublished and published writings; her dissertation; a report on her undergraduate fieldwork with pregnant Puerto Rican teenagers; her lecture notes and files as a university professor; files documenting her involvement in professional associations; and correspondence with colleagues.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Eggan, Fred, 1906-1991
Ewbank, Thomas
Fischell, A.
French, Kathrine S. (Kathrine Story), 1922-2006
More …
Dates:
1834-1964
Size:
7 Linear feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2007-11
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The records of the American Ethnological Society (AES) document its activities from its founding in 1842 through the mid-1960s. The American Ethnological Society is the oldest anthropological association in America. It has been interested in publishing and promoting study of different cultures in the Americas from its founding in 1842 to the present. Materials include correspondence, reports, and financial records relating to the administrative functions of the organization.

Found In
[ ]
Collapse
[ ]
Expand
Creators:
Leeds, Anthony, 1925-
Dates:
1946-1989
Size:
18.37 Linear feet (32 document boxes, 2 card file boxes, one photo album, one oversize box, 2 map folders, and one document box of restricted materials.)
Collection ID:
NAA.1994-35
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection is comprised of the professional papers of Anthony Leeds, anthropologist and university professor. Leeds' reasearch was primarily concerned with urban development, though the fieldwork included in this collection is from rural areas. Included are correspondence, field notes, published and unpublished papers, photographs, newspaper and periodical clippings, conference papers, lecture notes, syllabi, critiques of colleague and student work, and several personal documents.

Found In
334 records — Page 8 of 34