Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
63 documents - page 1 of 4

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
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380862

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
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218605

American University Field Staff's Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes 1979-1983

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
MacDougall, David ethnographic filmmaker (1939- )  Search this
Blue, James filmmaker 1930-1980  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Smith, Hubert filmmaker (1938- )  Search this
Reichline, Neil, cameraman  Search this
Chen, Richard filmmaker  Search this
Chang, George filmmaker  Search this
Tsai, Frank filmmaker  Search this
Physical description:
reference 27 disks (12 hours) sound color DVD
archival original 484 film reels (276,002 feet) sound color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Kenya
Middle East
Afghanistan
South America
Bolivia
Asia
Taiwan
Hong Kong
Date:
1979-1983
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Economic development  Search this
Women  Search this
Education  Search this
Rural areas  Search this
Rural families  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Animal husbandry--cattle  Search this
Religious--beliefs  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_288246

A select bibliography: Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America

Author:
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 534 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
[1960]
Topic:
Civilization--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z5579 .A5X
Z5579.A5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_140448

A select bibliography, Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, Latin America, Supplement 1961-

Author:
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
v. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1961
1961-
Topic:
Civilization--Bibliography  Search this
Call number:
Z5579 .A5X Suppl
Z5579.A5X Suppl
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_298921

Naim and Jabar 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (1,800 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Maldar  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Middle East
Afghanistan
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Youth  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_366460

Afghan Women 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (612 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Maldar  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
United States
Middle East
Afghanistan
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Women's rights  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380859

An Afghan Village 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David 1927-2001  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (1,584 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Maldar  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afhganistan
Middle East
Afghanistan
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Markets  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Games  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380861

Wheat Cycle 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (1,800 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Maldar  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Middle East
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Wheat--method of harvesting  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.30
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380868

Boran Herdsmen 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
MacDougall, David ethnographic filmmaker (1939- )  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (648 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Boran (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Africa
Kenya
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Cattle  Search this
Herding  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380869

The Island Fish Pond 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 1 film reel (468 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Asia
Hong Kong
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Government programs  Search this
Economic development  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.17
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380878

People are Many, Fields are Small 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 disc (32 minutes) sound color DVD
archival original 1 film reel (1,152 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Taiwanese  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Taiwan
Asia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380882

Wet Culture Rice 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 disc (17 minutes) sound color DVD
archival original 1 film reel (612 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Taiwanese  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Taiwan
Asia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Rice farmers  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380885

AUFS Kenya Boran Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
MacDougall, David ethnographic filmmaker (1939- )  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 99 film reels (39,600 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Boran (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kenya
Africa
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Herders  Search this
Animal husbandry--cattle  Search this
Economic development  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380887

AUFS China Coast Film Project 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 29 film reels (22,950 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Hong Kong
Asia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Education  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Economic development  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380888

AUFS Taiwan Film Project 1974

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
archival original 36 film reels (26,350 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Taiwanese  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
Taiwan
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Farming  Search this
Rice--as a crop  Search this
Education  Search this
Economic development  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380889

The Social reality of scientific myth; science and social change. Edited by Kalman H. Silvert. Contributors: E. A. Bayne [and others]

Author:
Silvert, Kalman H  Search this
Bayne, E. A  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Physical description:
239 p. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
[1969]
Topic:
Science and civilization  Search this
Science and state  Search this
Call number:
Q125 .S67
Q125.S67
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_897

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (29 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one video casette (29 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video casette (29 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (1,041 feet) assembled film roll 37 (camera rolls 73,74) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Afghanista
Asia
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Wells--cisterns--in relation to herding  Search this
Herding--sheep  Search this
Garb--turbans--skullcaps--Muslims  Search this
Animal husbandry--sheep--herding  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--watering  Search this
Threshing--wheat  Search this
Work groups--agricultural activities  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes  Search this
Music--singing--as palliative to work  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 21
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218295

AUFS Afghanistan Film Project 1972

Creator:
Miller, Norman N. 1933-  Search this
Di Gioia, Herbert filmmaker  Search this
Hancock, David filmmaker  Search this
American Universities Field Staff  Search this
Camera:
Powell, Josephine  Search this
Translator:
Shafak, Toryali  Search this
AUFS Advisor:
Dupree, Louis  Search this
Dupree, Nancy 1935-1980  Search this
Physical description:
preservation (video) one digital video file (54 minutes) sound color Jpeg 2000
reference one video casette (54 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video casette (54 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original two film reels (1,903 feet) assembled film rolls 39 (camera rolls 77,78) and 40 (camera rolls 79,80) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Afghans  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Afghanistan
Asia
Date:
1972
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Shops--bookkeeping  Search this
Bookkeeping--shops  Search this
Garb--turbans--skullcaps--Muslims  Search this
Political activities--gatherings--rally  Search this
Speeches--at political gatherings  Search this
Markets--as site for gatherings  Search this
Food--sale of--markets  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1975.2.1 - 23
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218296

Magic and Catholicism 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 (1,224 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Aymara Indians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Andes
South America
Bolivia
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religion--Catholicism  Search this
Religious Activities--symbolism  Search this
Religious Festival  Search this
Death and mortuary customs  Search this
Towns, villages and other settlements  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2014.2.21
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
See more items in:
American Universities Field Staff Faces of Change Edited Films and Film Outtakes
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380863

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By