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American Indian Collections Storage and Use

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Creator:
National Museum of Natural History
Type:
Sound recordings
Conversations and talks
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
2 Aug 2006 19:34:49 GMT
Copyright:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History
Podcast Keywords:
anthropology, ethnology, Native Americans, American Indians
Podcast Category:
Science & Medicine
Natural Sciences
Social Sciences
Description:
Candace Greene talks about American Indian collections storage and use.
Duration:
01:56 MINS
Author:
Candace Greene
Subtitle:
A Podcast Regarding Research Conducted and Collections Maintained by Scientists of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History
Size:
3.9 MB
Topic:
Natural History
Museum Administration
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Behind the Scenes of the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History
Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_348855f4e2f7fe665eed752f11f7fe94

Hat

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Donor Name:
Philippine Commission, Louisiana Purchase Exposition
Culture:
Bisaya
Object Type:
Hat
Place:
Philippines
Accession Date:
1905-Jun-07
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
044455
USNM Number:
E234984-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8368366
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Bow-Case

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Donor Name:
Emile Granier
Collector:
Emile Granier
Culture:
Nez Perce (Nimi'ipuu)
Object Type:
Bow Case
Place:
Not Given
Accession Date:
1898-Sep-14
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
11 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
034005
USNM Number:
E200740-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8355090
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Red And Gold Scarf

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Donor Name:
Government Of India
Object Type:
Scarf
Place:
West, India, Asia
Accession Date:
1962-Jan-26
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
26 Mar 2015
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
233799
USNM Number:
E399617-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8428011
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2 Multiple Head Arrows

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Donor Name:
Dr. Matthew W. Stirling
Culture:
Papuan
Object Type:
Arrow
Place:
Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua), Indonesia, Melanesia
Accession Date:
1927-Apr-15
Specimen Count:
2
Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
087036
USNM Number:
E338445-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8399595
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Children's Holiday Garment

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Donor Name:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder
Collector:
Mrs. Grace Burkholder
Length:
133cm
Width:
67cm
Culture:
Arab
Object Type:
Head Covering
Place:
Saudi Arabia, Asia
Accession Date:
1989-Oct-01
Collection Date:
1960
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
30 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
370093
USNM Number:
E432043-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8552219
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Pole For Pushing & Guiding A Boat

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Donor Name:
Charles E. Chambliss
Collector:
Charles E. Chambliss
Culture:
Chippewa
Object Type:
Boat Pole
Place:
Not Given, Mille Lacs Vicinity Of), Minnesota, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1942-Nov-13
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
15 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
164190
USNM Number:
E382654-0
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NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8418015
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Head Ornament

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Donor Name:
Leipzig Museum Of Ethnology
Culture:
Kabre
Object Type:
Head Ornament
Place:
Togo, Africa
Accession Date:
1908-Apr-17
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
28 Nov 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
048585
USNM Number:
E249822-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8374201
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Ivory Work-Bag Fastener

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Donor Name:
Edward W. Nelson
Collector:
Edward W. Nelson
Object Type:
Bag Fastener
Place:
Kuskokwim Bay, Lower, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1879
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
31 Mar 2016
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
008133
USNM Number:
E36642-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8410901
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Amulet

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Donor Name:
Rev. Heinrich R. Voth
Collector:
Rev. Heinrich R. Voth
Culture:
Cheyenne
Object Type:
Charm
Place:
United States, North America
Accession Date:
1893-Dec-25
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
FROM CARD: "SCALP. TAKEN BY NAG-KUM." From old 19th or early 20th century exhibit label with card: "Scalp - Disk of buffalo hide with hair on one side and a lining of red and blue flannel on the other. Numerous bunches of hair and a feather plume attached. Length, 15 inches."
Examined by Dr. Douglas Owsley, 9-15-2009, who comments: "Not a true scalp; 20 wrapped hair bundles tied to a circular disk of buffalo hide."
Record Last Modified:
29 Dec 2015
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
026674
USNM Number:
E165884-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8346484
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Spear

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Donor Name:
A. P. Goodwin
Object Type:
Spear
Place:
New Guinea / Irian Jaya (Western New Guinea/Papua) (not certain), Indonesia (not certain) / Papua New Guinea (not certain), Melanesia
Accession Date:
24 Jun 1884
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
014562
USNM Number:
E73460-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8477242
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Skin Coat

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Donor Name:
Riley D. Moore
Collector:
Riley D. Moore
Culture:
Eskimo
Object Type:
Parka
Place:
St. Lawrence Island, Bering Sea, Alaska, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1913-Oct-10
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
9 Feb 2016
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
055962
USNM Number:
E280182-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8382037
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Blouse Child's

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Donor Name:
Mrs. Osgood Tower
Collector:
Gilbert S. Tower
Culture:
San Blas Kuna (Guna)
Object Type:
Blouse
Place:
San Blas Islands, Panama, Central America
Accession Date:
1978
Collection Date:
1921
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
29 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
327937
USNM Number:
E418532-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8450399
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Plume Box

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Donor Name:
Col. James Stevenson
Collector:
Bureau Of American Ethnology
Col. James Stevenson
Culture:
Zuni (A:shiwi)
Object Type:
Box
Place:
Zuni Indian Reservation, Mckinley County, New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1885-Apr-02
Collection Date:
1884
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
4 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
015874
USNM Number:
E75711-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8478870
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Chief's Armlets 2

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Donor Name:
Mrs. Georgia O. Carr
Collector:
Capt. U S Army Paul B. Carter
Culture:
Ute
Object Type:
Armband
Place:
Not Given, Utah, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1901-Jun-27
Specimen Count:
2
Notes:
FROM CARD: "MADE OF LEATHER OVERLAID WITH BEADWORK."
Record Last Modified:
14 Mar 2017
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
038163
USNM Number:
E211012-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8359632
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Buffalo Robe

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Donor Name:
Accession Number Unknown
Collector:
Prof Spencer F. Baird
Culture:
Unspecified
(Not certain)
Object Type:
Buffalo Robe
Place:
Canada (not certain), North America
Specimen Count:
1
Notes:
From card: "Large skin, long, black hair attached. The catalog number, collector, and locality ("British America") is written on skin itself. The catalog book does not list it, having no entry under that number. Numbers 105012-015 are included on the Baird donor card, however, as being one of his accessions."
Record Last Modified:
16 Jun 2017
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
E105014-0
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NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8327900
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Spur

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Donor Name:
John Bach
Culture:
Araucanian
Object Type:
Spur
Place:
Patagonia / Chubut, Argentina, South America
Accession Date:
1902-Jun-21
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
2 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
039543
USNM Number:
E216017-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8361362
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Triptych

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Donor Name:
Hon. Hoffman Philip
Collector:
Hon. Hoffman Philip
Culture:
Abyssinian
Object Type:
Painting
Place:
Ethiopia, Africa
Accession Date:
1930-Oct-02
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
28 Nov 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
111772
USNM Number:
E261847-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8378156
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Rubber Of Lava For Grinding

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Donor Name:
Col. James Stevenson
Collector:
Col. James Stevenson
Frank H. Cushing
Frank G. Galbraith
Culture:
Zuni (A:shiwi)
Object Type:
Pestle
Place:
New Mexico, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1881-Jan-06
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
4 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
009899
USNM Number:
E40871-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8438848
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Woman's Paddle

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Donor Name:
Dr. William L. Abbott
Culture:
Dyak
Object Type:
Paddle
Place:
Kalimantan (not certain) / Borneo, Indonesia / Malaysia, Asia
Accession Date:
1906-Jan-08
Specimen Count:
1
Record Last Modified:
1 Dec 2014
Topic:
Ethnology
Accession Number:
045397
USNM Number:
E244162-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8371857
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