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Miscellaneous

Collection Director:
Porterfield, Jeanne  Search this
Chickering, Lisa  Search this
Extent:
38 folders
13 containers ((Kodachrome boxes))
Container:
Box 13-19, 128
Box 136
Type:
Archival materials
Slide sheet
Slides
Containers
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Including: Brazil, Egypt, Israel, New York state, Delta Queen Cruise, unlabeled.
Collection Restrictions:
The Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the National Anthropological Film Collection may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield Collection, National Anthropological Film Collection, Smithsonian Institution
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Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Bylakuppe, South India 1980

Creator:
Dorjee, Ragpa Tibetan ethnocinematographer (1956- )  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Research filmmaker:
Maloney, M. Michael research filmmaker 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
partial reference 6 DVDs (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color DVD
partial master 24 video cassettes (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color BetacamSP
partial master 24 video cassettes (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color Digibeta
reference 45 film reels (35,470 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original 45 film reels (35,470 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
India
Asia
Date:
1980
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ceremonies--monasteries  Search this
Monasteries--monastic life  Search this
Dancing--chaam dancing--Tibetan  Search this
Refugees--Tibetan  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218462
Additional Online Media:

Hassoldt and Ruth S. Davis' Footage of French Guiana ca. 1946-1948

Creator:
Davis, Hassoldt 1907-1959  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 9 film reels (6,247 feet) color 16mm
Culture:
Boni  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
South America
French Guiana
Date:
ca 1946-1948
Topic:
Expeditions  Search this
Villages  Search this
Primates  Search this
Drums  Search this
River boats  Search this
Canoes  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Wasps  Search this
Insects  Search this
Prisons  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1994.8.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_287621
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AUFS Bolivia Aymara Film Project 1973

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Smith, Hubert filmmaker (1938- )  Search this
Reichline, Neil, cameraman  Search this
Physical description:
reference 24 video cassettes (17 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
master 24 video cassettes (17 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original 84 film reels (36,800 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Aymara Indians  Search this
Mestizos Bolivia  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Bolivia
Fiesta of San Lorenzo in Ayata
traditional
Bolivia2HRAF
mestizo
South America
Date:
1973
Topic:
Syncretism--Aymara  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Harvests--potatoes--ocha--division of harvest  Search this
Festivals--religious--Aymara--mestizo--Fiesta of Santiago in Vitocota--processions--Dea de la Bandeta (Flag Day)  Search this
Curing--brujos  Search this
Drinking--social--festivals--ritualistic--drunkenness  Search this
Alcoholic beverages--chicha--manufacture of--fermented cane juice--drinking of  Search this
Chicha--drinking--manufacture of--festivals  Search this
Coca--use of  Search this
Divination--use of coca in--Aymara  Search this
Weaving--looms--Aymara  Search this
Disputes--settlement of--boundaries  Search this
Spirit possession--suicide  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes--drums--playing the kena-kena(straigt flute)--festivals  Search this
Herding--pigs--sheep--llamas--alpacas  Search this
Markets--transportation of produce to--shopping at--trade  Search this
Mills--sugar cane  Search this
Dancing--Festival of Santiago--mestizo--Indian--snake dance  Search this
Sports--soccer  Search this
Planting--potatoes--ochas--corn--methods--consideration of saints' days in  Search this
Abortion--ideas about--birth control  Search this
Ploughing  Search this
Haciendas--prohibition of system  Search this
Cultivation--corn  Search this
Labour--mestizo hired--conditions--division of between men and women--conflict of with education--wages  Search this
Originarios--land-owners  Search this
Music--hymns--brass bands--phonograph records--singing of patriotic songs  Search this
Magic--divinations--sacrifices--invocations--magical objects  Search this
Libations--offering of--chanting  Search this
Sacrifice--invocations  Search this
Washing--clothes  Search this
Churches--icons  Search this
Costume--dance--masks  Search this
Masks--dance--characters  Search this
Prayer--lamentations--Santiago  Search this
Shelters--lamars--Festival of Santiago  Search this
Ritual--lamars--arcos--coca  Search this
Children--treatment of--relations between mestizo and Aymara--education of  Search this
Drunkenness--festivals--attitudes towards  Search this
Games--soccer  Search this
Police--Aymara--mestizos' relations with  Search this
Debts--collection of  Search this
Icons--Santiago--San Lorenzo  Search this
Visions--of Santiago  Search this
Social system--Agrarian reform--criticism of  Search this
Medicine--western--travelling "physician"  Search this
Education--directives--schools--instruction--conflict of with labour--teachers--language of instruction  Search this
Conversation  Search this
Food--eating boiled corn--eating soup--eating boiled calla--eating freeze-dried ocha--buthchering lamb--Alliance for Progress donations  Search this
Schools  Search this
Households--chores  Search this
Houses--adobe--construction of--habitability  Search this
Meat--butchering of lamb  Search this
Butchering--lamb  Search this
Wills--and testaments--drafting of--division of estate  Search this
Spouses--physical abuse of  Search this
Suicide--spirit possession  Search this
Boundaries--fields--disputes  Search this
Military--conscription  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218605

Andean Women 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Smith, Hubert filmmaker (1938- )  Search this
Reichline, Neil, cameraman  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (612 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Aymara Indians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
South America
Bolivia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380862

Personal photography

Collection Director:
Porterfield, Jeanne  Search this
Chickering, Lisa  Search this
Extent:
1.48 Linear Feet
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1956-2002
undated
Scope and Contents:
This subseries consists of miscellaneous and promotional prints and negatives of and by Chickering and Porterfield. Photographs of interest include personal photographs from childhood and young adulthood, photographs from the pair's first trip around the world in 1956 and a number of subsequent journeys, and professional portraits of Chickering and Porterfield (both headshots and at lectures).

Photographs arrived loose and remain unarranged. Many materials still in original housing.
Collection Restrictions:
The Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the National Anthropological Film Collection may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield Collection, National Anthropological Film Collection, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.2015.16, Subseries 9.2
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Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-2015-16-ref297

Press

Collection Director:
Porterfield, Jeanne  Search this
Chickering, Lisa  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1956-1993
undated
Scope and Contents:
This subseries consists of articles and press written by others about Chickering and Porterfield, as well as the fields of travel film and photography more generally.

Arranged chronologically.
Collection Restrictions:
The Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the National Anthropological Film Collection may not be played.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield Collection, National Anthropological Film Collection, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.2015.16, Subseries 4.1
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Lisa Chickering and Jeanne Porterfield collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-2015-16-ref90

New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973 and 1974

Creator:
Muller, Kalmun Creator (1939- )  Search this
Physical description:
reference 13 film reels (11,770 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original 13 film reels (11,770 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Melanesians  Search this
Tanna (Vanuatuan people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Melanesia
New Hebrides
Vanuatu
Tanna Island
Yoohnanan village
Oceania
Date:
1973 and 1974
Topic:
Ceremony--dance  Search this
Intoxication--ceremonial--kava drinking  Search this
Kava--as stimulant--method of preparation  Search this
Kava drinking--as part of cargo cult activities  Search this
Dance--as part of ceremony  Search this
Adornment--ceremonial  Search this
Customs--dance--kava drinking--as part of cargo cult activities  Search this
Cargo cults--John Frum cult  Search this
Millenarian movements--cargo cults  Search this
Revitalization movements--cargo cults  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Circumcision--taboos  Search this
Taboos--related to recently circumscribed boys  Search this
Modesty--attitudes toward  Search this
Garb--ceremonial--"lava-lava"  Search this
Acculturation--attitudes toward  Search this
Drama--mimicry--in association with dance  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
John Frum Cult  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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New Hebrides Film Project: Tanna Island 1973 and 1974 [Muller, Kalmun Creator (1939- )]
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218382

Iruya 1996

Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009  Search this
Physical description:
one DVD (20.5 minutes) sound color DVD reference
one videocassette (20.5 minutes) sound color Betacam video master
one film reel (733 feet) sound color 16mm master film
one film reel (733 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
South America
Argentina
Date:
1996
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Celebrations  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2007.10.24
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_293188
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Hermógenes Cayo 2008

Creator:
Preloran, Jorge 1933-2009  Search this
Physical description:
one digital book (194 pages)
Type:
Books
Collection descriptions
Place:
South America
Argentina
Andes Mountains (Argentina)
Date:
2008
Local number:
HSFA 2011.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_296119

From Bali to Paradise 022 ca. 1972

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 video reel (23 minutes) sound color 2 inch
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Asia
Indonesia
Bali Island (Indonesia)
Date:
ca 1972
Topic:
Architecture--Religious  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Artists  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.62
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_305496

Naghol - the Tower 1983

Physical description:
reference 1 video cassette sound color 1/2 inch
master one videocassette (11 minutes) sound color 1/2 inch
archival original one film reel (396 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Melanesians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Oceania
Pentecost Island
Vanuatu
Date:
1983
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Rituals  Search this
Fertility rites  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.17.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_306206

Paradise in Bali ca. 1960s

Creator:
Linker, Hal 1916  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (780 feet) sound b&w 16mm
Type:
Television programs
Travelogs
Place:
Bali
Asia
Indonesia
Bali (Indonesia : Province)
Singapore
Date:
ca 1960s
20th century
Topic:
Street scenes  Search this
Architecture--Religious  Search this
Architecture, Modern  Search this
Zoos  Search this
Tourism  Search this
Dance  Search this
Agricultural practices--wet rice  Search this
Volcanoes  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2002.16.63
Restrictions & Rights:
OK:0 Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
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Hal Linker Film and Video Collection, ca. 1955-1985
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_368195

Andreas E. Laszlo Expedtion to Portuguese West Africa 1953

Creator:
Laszlo, Andreas E  Search this
Physical description:
reference 10 video cassettes (6 hours and 46 minutes) silent/sound color 1/2 inch
master 19 videocassette (6 hours and 46 minutes) silent/sound color BetacamSP
archival original 21 film reels (14,249 feet) silent/sound color 16mm
Culture:
Chokwe (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Date:
1953
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Rituals  Search this
Puberty rites  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Marriage customs and rites  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Villages  Search this
Dance  Search this
Music  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Animals  Search this
Missions  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1995.4.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380446

Whipple Spear Hall Photographs ca. 1930s

Physical description:
archival original 290 images b&w and color prints
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Philippines
Asia
Oceania
North America
Date:
ca 1930s
Topic:
Great Wall of China (China)  Search this
Floods  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1999.13.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_390270

Rajasthan ca. 1977

Creator:
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 290 images b&w and color prints
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
ca 1977
Topic:
Domestic and family life  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.97
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_390272

India ca. 1977

Creator:
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 216 images color 35mm transparencies (slides)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
ca 1977
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.75
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_390282
Additional Online Media:

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 1978

Creator:
Schecter, Steven NAFC cameraman (1957- )  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Filmmaker:
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Physical description:
reference 65 film reels (71,969 feet) sound color 16mm 16mm
archival original 65 film reels (71,969 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original 1,273 color 35mm slides
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
India
Ladakh (India)
Date:
1978
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Buddhism  Search this
monastery  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Monks--Buddhism  Search this
Cookery  Search this
Animal husbandry  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Subsistence farming  Search this
Tea  Search this
New Year ceremony  Search this
Dress--adornment  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:1
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 1978
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218497

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India 7/18/1978

Creator:
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies col. 35mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Ladakh (India)
Date:
1978
7/18/1978
Local number:
HSFA 86.13.3-1OP
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 FCP:1
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 1978
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221950

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India 7/18/1978 (10am)

Creator:
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Physical description:
archival original/preservation transparencies col. 35mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Transparencies
Slides (photographs)
Photographs
Place:
Ladakh (India)
Date:
1978
7/18/1978 10am
Local number:
HSFA 86.13.3-2OP
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0 FCP:1
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India, 1978 1978
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221951

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