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Creators:
Sousberghe, Léon de
Dates:
1955-1957
Size:
212 slides (photographs) (color)
1 map (black & white, 50 x 70 cm.)
1 map (color, 40 x 53 cm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-010
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken among the Pende peoples in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in the years 1955-1957. Publications used for identifying and describing the collection photographs include L'Art Pende (Bruxelles: Académie royale de Belgique, 1958) and Les danses rituelles Mungonge et Kelas des Bapende (Academie royale des sciences coloniales, 1956), both by Léon de Sousberghe; Inventing Masks: Agency and History in the Art of the Central Pende by Z.S. Strother (The University of Chicago Press, 1998); and, from Secrecy: African Art that Conceals and Reveals Mary H. Nooter, ed. (New York: Museum for African Art, 1993), Z.S. Strother's article, The Physical and Social Boundaries of Secrecy: Eastern Pende Constuctions of Secrecy, pp. 157-178.

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Creators:
United States Boomerang Association
Dates:
1983-1987
Size:
1.09 Cubic Feet ((1 records center box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1988.0016
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection contains the official records of the USBA. The material consists of correspondence (1983-87), competition information (1984-86), by-laws (1984-86), and financial records (1985/86), as well as USBA informational files (1985-87). It also contains various newsletters, advertisements, and endorsements.

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Creators:
Moore, Clarence B. (Clarence Bloomfield), 1852-1936
Dates:
circa 1903-1909
Size:
7 negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81P
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of figures and plates from Clarence B. Moore's publications, including "Antiquities of the Ouachita Valley" and "Certain Aboriginal Mounds of the Florida Central West-Coast." Images include drawings and photographs depicting pottery from archeological excavations in Florida, Georgia, and Louisiana.

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Dates:
bulk 1995
Size:
0.2 Cubic Feet ((1 folder))
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0029
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of fifteen 24x20 inch photographic prints used in a conference or press event in 1995, the year that the Corona program was declassified, and 35 years after the first successful mission.

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Creators:
Sapir, Edward, 1884-1939
Dates:
undated
Size:
68 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1751
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A grammar of the Kaibab Southern Paiute dialect of Ute. In two parts, "Phonology" and "Morphology."

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Creators:
Boas, Franz, 1858-1942
Dates:
undated
Size:
850 items (ca. slips ca. 850 slips)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS350C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

In hand of Franz Boas. Alphabetically arranged by English. Native term followed by a number, usually of 3 digits.

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Creators:
Chamberlain, Alexander Francis, 1865-1914
Dates:
ca.1891
Size:
15 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1936
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly a Chinook-English vocabulary. The vocabulary contains, according to Chamberlain, "such words and phrases only as the author actually heard used by Indians, Whites and Chinese, while in the Kootenay country."

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Dates:
1981-1995
bulk 1990-1992
Size:
0.39 Cubic Feet (1 letter box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2018.0056
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of drawings, manuals, reports, documents, and data relating to the Cosmos Primate Rotator Chair.

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Creators:
Heagins, Titus Brooks
Dates:
circa 1997-2004
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((1 oversize folder))
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-040
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The collection, which dates from circa 1997-2004 and measures .01 linear feet, documents the people and environment of Cuba and Belize, as well as African American communities and religious life. The collection is comprised of inkjet prints.

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Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
1 microfilm reel.
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7227
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This record unit consists of one reel of microfilm containing the prize winning entries.

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