Title Supplied by Archives staff (unpublished work) -- archival collection
E.C. Freeman papers are in the National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Freeman, Ethel Cutler, an amateur Seminole specialist and a research associate with the American Museum of Natural History, born in 1886, died 1972. Wrote papers relating to her field work among the Arapaho, Hopi, Kickapoo, Navaho, Pueblo, Shosoni, and people of the Virgin Islands, the Bahama Islands, and Haiti, music and chants of Africa, including the Masai, Zulu, and Pygmies, material relating to the Hoover Commission on Indian Affairs, of which Freeman was amember.
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Footage records a family trip from Capetown, South Africa, through Uganda, Nyasaland (Malawi) and the Congo, to Cairo, Egypt. Footage of ethnographic interest includes: street vendors and rickshaw boys in Capetown, a Zulu wedding and a Zulu Zionist congregation, Mbuti Pygmies at a temporary village camp in the Ituri Forest, Watusi dancers at a colonial outpost, and Masai herders in Kenya. Also included are: wildlife in Murchison Falls National Park, the Kabaka royal tombs of the Baganda at Kasubi, Lake Edward, Semwaki Valley, and the Ruwenzori Mountains in Uganda; Sudan; Nile Valley; and Cairo. Other locations of interest include: Table Mountain, Cape Town, Kruger Park in South Africa and Limbe (Blantyre), Nyasaland.
Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, MD