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Central America

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph
Container:
Photo-folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereographs
Date:
circa 1900
Scope and Contents:
P33118

This series contains 1 Keystone View Company stereograph depicting a woman and child using a metate to grind corn in El Salvador.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
The following images are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_010_003; 226_pht_010_004; 226_pht_012_002; P33114; P33116; P33120.
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Topic:
Indians of Central America -- El Salvador  Search this
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 9
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Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref9

Music of Guatemala. Vol. 2 [sound recording] / recorded and edited by Jacques Jangoux

Commentator:
Jangoux, Jacques  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
American Indian  Search this
Guatemalans  Search this
Ladino (Latin American people)  Search this
Mestizos  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1973
Topic:
World music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Folk dance music  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Sacred music  Search this
Local number:
FW04213
FLP 70994
Folkways 4213
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232057
Additional Online Media:

Music of the Maya-Quiche of Guatemala [sound recording] : the Rabinal Achi and Baile de las Canastas / recorded by Henrietta Yurchenco

Title:
Music of the Maya-Quiches of Guatemala
Commentator:
Yurchenco, Henrietta  Search this
Performer:
Socub, P.  Search this
Xolop, E.  Search this
Hernandez, G.  Search this
Mendoza, C.  Search this
Mendoza, B.  Search this
Rivera, C.  Search this
Aj, Manuel  Search this
Cuc, Manuel  Search this
Sicaltos, A.  Search this
Alvarado, F.  Search this
Mantuj, D.  Search this
Garnica, E.  Search this
Ziz, B.  Search this
Ajanel, L.  Search this
Ajanel, J.  Search this
Morales, P.  Search this
Jacinto, J.  Search this
Calel, M.  Search this
Anay, M.  Search this
del Barrio, P.  Search this
Marimba Band of Nebaj  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Guatemalans  Search this
Ladino (Latin American people)  Search this
Quiché Indians  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Guatemala
Date:
1978
Topic:
Guatemala--Songs and music  Search this
Quiché Indians  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Marimba music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Sacred music  Search this
Local number:
FW-COMM-LP-04226
FW04226
Folkways 4226
Restrictions & Rights:
Access by appointment
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232070
Additional Online Media:

Music of the Indians of Panama [sound recording] : the Cuna (Tule) and Chocoe (Embera) tribes / recorded by David Blair Stiffler

Recorder:
Stiffler, David Blair  Search this
Performer:
Acosta, Christina  Search this
Morris, Wilfredo  Search this
Ollea, Ilgora  Search this
Cerco, Choris  Search this
Apochito, Demitio  Search this
Berrugate, Hector  Search this
Noka Kope Dance Group  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Cuna Indians  Search this
Panamanians  Search this
Chocoe  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Panama
Date:
1983
Topic:
Indians of Central America  Search this
Cuna Indians  Search this
Embera Indians  Search this
Local number:
FW04326
Folkways 4326
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232128
Additional Online Media:

Cora Indian festive music [sound recording] / recorded and edited by E. Richard Sorenson and Philip R. Lenna

Photographer:
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Producer:
Lenna, Philip R.  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Cora Indians  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1965
Topic:
Cora Indians  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04327
Folkways 4327
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232129
Additional Online Media:

The Black Caribs of Honduras [sound recording] / recorded by Willard Pictures

Notes:
Stone, Doris 1909-1994  Search this
Recorder:
Willard Pictures (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Carib Indians  Search this
Hondurans  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Honduras
Date:
1952
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Songs and music  Search this
Local number:
FW04435
Folkways 4435
Folkways 435
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232204
Additional Online Media:

Anthology of the music of Central and South American Indians [sound recording] / [compiled by Alan Lazar]

Title:
Anthology of Central and South American Indian music
Commentator:
Lazar, Alan  Search this
Physical description:
2 phonograph records : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Yaqui Indians  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Huichol Indians  Search this
Tarasco Indians  Search this
Mayan-Tzozzil  Search this
Chol Indians  Search this
Ixil Indians  Search this
Chuj Indians  Search this
Kraho Indians  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Cayamura  Search this
Shipibo-Conibo Indians  Search this
Campa Indians  Search this
Jivaran Indians  Search this
Yecuana Indians  Search this
Quechua Indians  Search this
Aymara Indians  Search this
Selk'ham  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Central America
South America
Date:
1975
Topic:
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America--Music  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
FW04542
Folkways 4542
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232279
Additional Online Media:

Indian music of Mexico [sound recording] / recorded in Mexico by Laura Boulton

Commentator:
Boulton, Laura 1899-1980  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Zapotec Indians  Search this
Otomi Indians  Search this
Yaqui Indians  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1957
Topic:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Folk music  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8851
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232925

Mushroom ceremony of the Mazatec Indians of Mexico [sound recording] / recorded by V.P. and R.G. Wasson

Recordist:
Wasson, Valentina Pavlovna 1901-1959  Search this
Performer:
Sabína, Maria  Search this
Commentator:
Wasson, R. Gordon (Robert Gordon) 1898-1986  Search this
Cover designer:
Clyne, Ronald 1925-2006  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Mazatec Indians  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Mexico
Date:
1957
Topic:
Mazatec Indians--Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Mushroom ceremony  Search this
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Mazatec Indians--Music  Search this
Local number:
Folkways 8975
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232972

Production Records, 1996

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution 150th Birthday Party on the National Mall (1996: Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Electronic records
Videotapes
Date:
1996
Topic:
Hawaiians  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Special events  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-142
Restrictions & Rights:
Restricted for 15 years, until Jan-01-2012; Transferring office; 03/21/2011 memorandum, Toda to File; Contact reference staff for details
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Production Records 1993-2005 [National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.) Office of Public Programs]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_302447

John Peabody Harrington papers: Mexico/Central America/South America, circa 1907-1960

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
30 linear feet (74 boxes)
Culture:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Type:
Manuscripts
Field notes
Place:
Mexico
Central America (Federal Republic)
South America
Date:
1907
1907-1960
circa 1907-1960
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
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John Peabody Harrington Papers 1907-1959 (some earlier)
John Peabody Harrington papers: Mexico/Central America/South America, circa 1907-1960
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363560

John Peabody Harrington papers: General and miscellaneous materials (Mexico/Central America/South America), circa 1907-circa 1957

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
1 box
Culture:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Aztecs  Search this
Tarahumara Indians  Search this
Tarasco Indians  Search this
Cora Indians  Search this
Chontal Indians  Search this
Tojolabal Indians  Search this
Type:
Vocabulary
Date:
1907
1907-1957
circa 1907-circa 1957
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Zapotec language  Search this
Indians of Mexico--Languages  Search this
Indians of Central America--Languages  Search this
Indians of South America--Languages  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Mexico/Central America/South America, circa 1907-1960
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363587

John Peabody Harrington papers: Notes and writings on special linguistic studies, 1907-1957

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
29.79 linear feet (89 boxes)
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Type:
Books
Date:
1907
1907-1957
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Phonetics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
See more items in:
John Peabody Harrington Papers 1907-1959 (some earlier)
John Peabody Harrington papers: Notes and writings on special linguistic studies, 1907-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363607

John Peabody Harrington papers: Supplemental material on Mexico/Central America/South America, circa 1907-circa 1957

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Steward, Julian Haynes 1902-1972  Search this
Subject:
Underhill, Ruth 1883-1984  Search this
Physical description:
1 box
Culture:
Indians of Mexico  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Indians of South America  Search this
Aztecs  Search this
Cakchikel Indians  Search this
Mayas  Search this
Cuna Indians  Search this
Arawak Indians  Search this
Carib Indians  Search this
Shuar Indians  Search this
Quechua Indians  Search this
Tepecano Indians  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Vocabulary
Poems
Date:
1907
1907-1957
circa 1907-circa 1957
Topic:
Nahuatl language  Search this
Cakchikel language  Search this
Maya language  Search this
Cuna language  Search this
Arawak language  Search this
Carib language  Search this
Shuar language  Search this
Quechua language  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Names, Geographical  Search this
Maya numeration  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
Contact the repository for terms of use
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John Peabody Harrington papers: Notes and writings on special linguistic studies, 1907-1957
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363636

Three of Manuel Madrid's Boys

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Subject:
Madrid, Manuel  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Group ; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Group
Place:
Panama
El Uracillo, Coclé (Panama)
Date:
February 29, 1952
Topic:
Buildings--Panama  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Children  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0010 or Wetmore 4806
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12032

Diego Hernández, a citizen of El Uracillo, Coclé, Panama

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Subject:
Hernández, Diego  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Exterior; Person, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Person, candid
Place:
Panama
El Uracillo, Coclé (Panama)
Date:
March 4, 1952
Topic:
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Firearms  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0012 or Wetmore 4823
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12034

Alexander Wetmore embarks on a trip in El Uracillo, Coclé, Panama, 1952

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Exterior, Group, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Group, candid
Exterior
Photographic print
Place:
Panama
El Uracillo, Coclé (Panama)
Date:
March 6, 1952
Topic:
Ornithologists  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Secretaries  Search this
Indians of Central America  Search this
Natural areas  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0013 and 4827
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12035

José Góndola, W. M. Perrygo and Aniceto Góndola

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Subject:
Perrygo, Watson M. 1906-1984  Search this
Góndola, José  Search this
Góndola, Aniceto  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Exterior, Group, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Group, candid
Exterior
Photographic print
Place:
Panama
Colón (Panama)
Chilar, Colon (Panama)
Date:
March 7, 1952
Topic:
Indians of Central America  Search this
Ornithologists  Search this
Natural areas  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0014 or Wetmore 4841
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12036

Alma O'Neil in Boca del Río Indio, Colón, Panama, 1952

Subject:
O'Neil, Alma  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Person, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Person, candid
Photographic print
Place:
Panama
Colón (Panama)
Boca del Río Indio (Colón, Panama)
Date:
March 9, 1952
Topic:
Indians of Central America  Search this
Natural areas  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Women  Search this
Animals  Search this
Buildings--Panama  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0015 and 4843
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12037

Mariá Muñoz in Boca del Río Indio, Colón, Panama, 1952

Author:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-  Search this
Subject:
Muñoz, Mariá  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: ;1 Color: Black and White; Size: 4.5w x 4.5h; Type of Image: Person, Candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Person, candid
Photographic print
Place:
Panama
Colón (Panama)
Boca del Río Indio (Colón, Panama)
Date:
March 10, 1952
Topic:
Indians of Central America  Search this
Buildings--Panama  Search this
Scientific expeditions  Search this
Women  Search this
Villages  Search this
Food  Search this
Cooks  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2009-0016 and 4845
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12038

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