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Decorative art of the Têtes de Boule of Quebec / by D.S. Davidson

Author:
Davidson, Daniel Sutherland 1900-  Search this
Physical description:
2 preliminary leaves, pages 115-153, 6 leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Québec (Province)
Date:
1928
Topic:
Atikamekw Indians--Art  Search this
Atikamekw Indians--Material culture  Search this
Indian art  Search this
Indians of North America--Material culture  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I392 vol. 10 no. 9
E51 .I392 vol. 9-10
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782542

A bird-quill belt of the Sauk and Fox Indians / by M.R. Harrington

Author:
Harrington, M. R (Mark Raymond) 1882-1971  Search this
Physical description:
2 preliminary leaves, pages 47-50, 2 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 17 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Oklahoma
Sac & Fox Nation, Oklahoma
Date:
1920
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Belts (Clothing)  Search this
Indian leatherwork  Search this
Clothing  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Call number:
E51 .I392 vol. 10 no. 5
E51 .I392 vol. 9-10
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_782538

Towards an archaeology of the Nain Region, Labrador / Bryan C. Hood ; edited by William W. Fitzhugh

Author:
Hood, Bryan C. 1955-  Search this
Fitzhugh, William W. 1943-  Search this
Arctic Studies Center (National Museum of Natural History)  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 366 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Newfoundland and Labrador
Nain Region
Nain Region (N.L.)
Date:
2008
C2008
Topic:
Indians of North America--Antiquities  Search this
Eskimos--Antiquities  Search this
Inuit--Antiquities  Search this
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Ethnoarchaeology  Search this
Environmental archaeology  Search this
Material culture--History  Search this
Historic buildings  Search this
Land settlement patterns--History  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_896649

Artifacts of Diplomacy: Smithsonian Collections from Commodore Matthew Perry's Japan Expedition (1853-1854)

Author:
Houchins, Chang-su  Search this
Subject:
Perry, Matthew Calbraith 1794-1858  Search this
United States Naval Expedition to Japan, 1852-1854  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Anthropology  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Place:
Japan
Japanese
Date:
1995
Topic:
Perry Collection  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Art objects  Search this
Anthropology--Asian  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Diplomacy  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_3672

Die Urgesellschaft und ihre Lebensfürsorge / von Dr. Karl Weule ; mit zahlreichen Abbildungen und Originalaufnahmen u. Zeichnungen von K. Reinke und einem farbigen Titelbild von W. Plank

Author:
Weule, Karl 1864-1926  Search this
Reinke, K  Search this
Plank, W  Search this
Physical description:
110, [2] p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1912
C1912
Topic:
Industries, Primitive  Search this
Primitive societies  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN406 .W65 1912b
GN406.W65 1912b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_370708

International Market Place of Ideas

Author:
Overduin, Henk  Search this
Subject:
Municipal Museum of the Hague  Search this
Type:
Citations
Place:
The Netherlands
Date:
1983
Topic:
Museum education  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Museum techniques--exhibitions  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_1125

Object Knowledge: every museum visitor an interpreter

Author:
Schlereth, Thomas J  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1984
Topic:
Museum education  Search this
Learning from objects and visits  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_1138

Interpreting History Through Objects

Author:
Carson, Barbara G  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1985
Topic:
Museum education  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Exhibition techniques  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_1168

Interpreting Interior Spaces

Author:
Piatt, Margaret  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1985
Topic:
Museum education  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_1170

Documentation, Artifact Studies, and the History of Technology: Process, Methods, and Goals

Author:
Harris, Julia  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1984
Topic:
Museum techniques  Search this
Collections  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_13397

Multiple Meanings: Expanding the Study of Material Culture

Author:
Robertson, Lynn  Search this
Grier, Katherine  Search this
O'Leary, Elizabeth  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
May 8, 2004
Topic:
Museum curators  Search this
Interpretation  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Using and developing museum resources  Search this
Publisher:
Denver, CO National Audio Video, Inc
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_18164

The Anderson Slave Pen Discovery: Who Owns My past?

Author:
Rigaud, Edwin  Search this
Westmoreland, Carl  Search this
Merrell, Amy  Search this
Linn, Chris  Search this
Dallmer, Denise  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
May 8, 2004
Topic:
Museum techniques  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Interpretation  Search this
Museum curators  Search this
Publisher:
Denver, CO National Audio Video, Inc
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_18167

The History Behind, Within and Outside the History Museum

Author:
Conroy, Marcia E  Search this
Finkelstein, Michael E  Search this
Mooney, Betty G  Search this
Type:
Citations
Date:
1980
Topic:
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Historical museums  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Training  Search this
Data Source:
Museum Studies Bibliography
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_bib_983

Forum on Material Culture Records, 2000-2002

Subject:
Osterweis Selig, Ruth  Search this
Physical description:
0 cu. ft
Type:
Manuscripts
Collection descriptions
Date:
2000
2000-2002
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 03-006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_246983

Duodji : čájáhuskataloga = utstillingskatalog = exhibition catalogue = nãyttelyluettelo / produsert av Varanger Samiske Museum

Author:
Várjjat Sámi Museas  Search this
Subject:
Várjjat Sámi Museas  Search this
Physical description:
70 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Lapland
Date:
200u
[200-?]
Topic:
Folk art, Sami  Search this
Handicraft--Exhibitions  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Call number:
TT95.L285 D86 2000z
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_840151

Museo de Culturas Populares e Indígenas de Sonora

Author:
Museo de Culturas Populares e Indígenas de Sonora (Sonora, Mexico)  Search this
Subject:
Museo de Culturas Populares e Indígenas de Sonora (Sonora, Mexico)  Search this
Physical description:
14 p. : col. ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Guidebooks
Place:
Mexico
Sonora (State)
Date:
200u
[200-?]
Topic:
Indians of Mexico--Museums  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Call number:
F1218.5 .M87 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_976464

Atlas arqueologico ecuatoriano : laminas

Physical description:
40 plates : ill. ; 21 x 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ecuador
Date:
1892
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F3721 .A85 1892
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1001656

Poblados-viviendas : manufactura utilitaria : ambito sudaméricano / Branislava Sušnik (edición póstuma)

Author:
Sušnik, Branislava  Search this
Physical description:
196 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1996
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1009456

Kongo in early America

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American--Material culture--Kongo influences  Search this
African American archaeology  Search this
Colonoware  Search this
Call number:
N7399.C6 K66 2013
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1030934

Sahara

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Musée de l'homme (Muséum national d'histoire naturelle)  Search this
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
Sahara
Date:
1992
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Call number:
GN36.F82 P232 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1035382

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