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A trident from Sierra Leone in the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago / Wilfrid D. Hambly

Author:
Hambly, Wilfrid D (Wilfrid Dyson) 1886-1962  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1931
Topic:
Spears  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .M26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_693206

The love charm of the nation

Author:
Knight, Ian 1956-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1999
Topic:
Clothing  Search this
Zulu shields (Armor)  Search this
Zulu spears  Search this
Zulu stabbing spears  Search this
Zulu regalia  Search this
Call number:
UA856.9.Z85 K59 1999X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_683668

Un exemple de corrélation entre char et métal dans l'art rupestre mauritanien

Author:
Vernet, Robert  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Mauritania
Adrar
El Rhallaouiya Site (Mauritania)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Rock engravings  Search this
Copper spear blades  Search this
Copper projectile points  Search this
Chariots in African art  Search this
Call number:
GN865.A358 P74 1996X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_685309

Material products

Author:
Ocholla-Ayayo, A. B. C (Andrev B. C.) 1936-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1980
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Implements  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Weapons, Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)  Search this
Pottery, Luo (Kenyan and Tanzanian people)  Search this
Firemaking  Search this
Luo ironworking  Search this
Luo spears  Search this
Luo axes  Search this
Luo boats  Search this
Luo woodwork  Search this
Luo stools  Search this
Luo utensils  Search this
Luo baskets  Search this
Bow and arrow  Search this
Call number:
DT433.542 .)266X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_979300

North American flora: poaceae [by A.S. Hitchcock, A. Chase, J.R. Swallen, and others

Author:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963  Search this
Swallen, Jason R (Jason Richard) 1903-1991  Search this
Physical description:
77-638 p. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
Date:
1912
1939
1912-39]
Topic:
Grasses  Search this
Call number:
QK110 .N85 1912
QK110.N85 1912
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_238899

Revisions of North American grasses : Isachne, Oplismenus, Echinochloa, and Chaetochloa / by A.S. Hitchcock

Author:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935  Search this
Physical description:
p. 115-208, ix-xii, [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
Date:
1920
Topic:
Grasses  Search this
Botany  Search this
Echinochloa  Search this
Setaria  Search this
Call number:
QK495.G74 H67r 1920
QK495.G74H67r 1920
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_375142

The products / Jean Brown

Author:
Brown, Elizabeth Jean 1927-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Date:
1995
Topic:
Weapons  Search this
Agricultural implements  Search this
Tools  Search this
Amulets  Search this
Iron ornaments  Search this
Ironwork--Economic aspects  Search this
Call number:
GN659.K4 B76 1995
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_689477

Reading Africa into American literature : epics, fables, and gothic tales / Keith Cartwright

Author:
Cartwright, Keith 1960-  Search this
Physical description:
270 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Africa
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
American literature--African influences  Search this
American literature--African American authors--History and criticism  Search this
African literature--Appreciation  Search this
American literature--History and criticism  Search this
Gothic revival (Literature)  Search this
Fables, American--History and criticism  Search this
African Americans in literature  Search this
Slavery in literature  Search this
Ethics in literature  Search this
In literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_688051

La métallurgie traditionelle au Burundi, au Rwanda et au Buha : essai de synthèse

Author:
Celis, Georges  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Maps
Place:
Burundi
Rwanda
Great Lakes Region (Africa)
Date:
1989
Topic:
Ironworking  Search this
Ha ironworking  Search this
Blacksmiths  Search this
Iron smelting  Search this
Iron smelting furnaces  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .A6287
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_778226

Milk composition and lactational output in the greater spear-nosed bat, Phyllostomus hastatus

Author:
Oftedal, Olav T.  Search this
Kunz, T. H.  Search this
Studier, E. H.  Search this
Stern, A. A.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1997
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Animals  Search this
Veterinary medicine  Search this
Animal health  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_70228

New or noteworthy grasses

Author:
Hitchcock, Albert Spear  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1915
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_129344

Regni vegetabilis systema naturale; sive, Ordines, genera et species plantarum secundum methodi naturalis normas digestarum et descriptarum / auctore Aug. Pyramo de Candolle

Title:
Ordines, genera et species plantarum secundum methodi naturalis normas digestarum et descriptarum
Author:
Candolle, Augustin Pyramus de 1778-1841  Search this
Former owner:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935 DSI  Search this
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963 DSI  Search this
Smith, John Donnell 1829-1928 DSI  Search this
Drevault, L. DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Treuttel et Würtz  Search this
Printer:
Imprimerie de Crapelet (Paris, France)  Search this
Physical description:
2 volumes ; 21 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1817
1821
Topic:
Botany  Search this
Plants  Search this
Call number:
QK97 .C26X 1817
QK97.C26X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_239257

Mémoires sur la famille des Graminées : contenant, 1°. La physiologie; 2°. La classification des Graminées; 3°. L'analyse microscopique et le développement de la fécule dans les céréales / par M. Raspail

Author:
Raspail, F.-V (François-Vincent) 1794-1878  Search this
Engraver:
Guérin, E.  Search this
Plée, Victoire  Search this
Former owner:
Hitchcock, A. S (Albert Spear) 1865-1935 DSI  Search this
Chase, Agnes 1869-1963 DSI  Search this
Printer:
Imprimerie de Fain  Search this
Physical description:
[4], 48, 28, 52, 16, 44, 11, [1] pages, [8] folded leaves of plates : illustrations (lithographs, engravings) ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1825
1826
Topic:
Grasses  Search this
Call number:
QK495.G74 R22 1825
QK495.G74R22 1825
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_386640

Goodbyes along the way : the people and stories of Mattagami First Nation / Nathanael Reed

Author:
Reed, Nathanael 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
87 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Anecdotes
Biographies
Place:
Mattagami Indian Reserve No. 71 (Ont.)
Mattagami Lake Region (Ont.)
Date:
2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1107560

An Acholi hunt / by L. C. Usher-Wilson

Author:
Usher-Wilson, L. C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Uganda
Date:
1947
Topic:
Acholi (African people)--Hunting  Search this
Acholi hunters  Search this
Acholi spears  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Call number:
DT434.U2 U3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1113985

Standing with Standing Rock : voices from the #NoDAPL movement / Nick Estes and Jaskiran Dhillon, editors

Editor:
Estes, Nick http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n2019008803 http://viaf.org/viaf/1155706985122411382  Search this
Dhillon, Jaskiran 1974- http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2017058886 http://viaf.org/viaf/75148449811615691889  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 420 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Standing Rock Indian Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)
Date:
2019
Topic:
Indian activists  Search this
Indians of North America--Politics and government  Search this
Petroleum pipelines  Search this
Environmental justice  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1106644

Facing the spears of change : the life and legacy of John Papa ʻIʻi / Marie Alohalani Brown

Author:
Brown, Marie Alohalani http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/relators/aut http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no2015150322 http://viaf.org/viaf/132145003300661300101  Search this
Subject:
Ii, John Papa http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n94101403 http://viaf.org/viaf/38611289  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 226 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
Hawaii
Date:
2016
To 1893
Topic:
Statesmen  Search this
Historians  Search this
Educators  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110479

Directory of Newark, for 1835-6. : With an historical sketch

Printer:
Office of the Newark Daily Advertiser  Search this
Physical description:
24, 102, [2] p. ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Directories
History
City directories
Advertisements
Boards (Binding)
Quarter bindings (Binding)
Illegible markings (Provenance)
Labels (Provenance)
Place:
Newark (N.J.)
New Jersey
Newark
Date:
1835
Topic:
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1102770

African-American English : structure, history, and use / edited by Salikoko S. Mufwene [and others]

Author:
Mufwene, Salikoko S http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n85122458 http://viaf.org/viaf/2562090  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1998
Topic:
African Americans--Languages  Search this
English language--Variation  Search this
Black English  Search this
Americanisms  Search this
Afro-Americans -- Language  Search this
English language -- Social aspects -- United States  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110809

Scott Studios (Firm), publisher. Theodore Roosevelt African safari collection of 108 glass slides

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
Extent:
118 Slides (4 x 3.25 in.)
Container:
Item Ph024
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1909 - 1910
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists of slides taken by a member of the Roosevelt party, some professionally prepared by Scott Studios in New York, some from the American Museum of Natural History Department of Education. A number of the slides are of John Goodwin drawings, in color. None of these were ever printed in color. They appeared in the early editions of African game trails. Among the slides are depictions of: Theodore Roosevelt and other members of his hunting party; one man is preparing to use his camera; live rhino; entire hunting party (over 100 people) posing before tent; natives with spears and shields (numerous); hunters on horses; Theodore Roosevelt in front of his fallen elephant; Theodore Roosevelt shown clearly posing with other white hunters and natives; Theodore Roosevelt and white hunters and natives posing in front of American flag; and Theodore Roosevelt holding a long branch; and Edmund Heller.
General note:
Includes 64 hand-colored slides. There are two professional glass slide holder boxes, one marked "With Roosevelt in Africa," the other marked "Africa undecided. "Ph024 is the accession number in the Russell E. Train inventory list of the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email AskaLibrarian@si.edu for an appointment.
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Russell E. Train Africana collection
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sil-cl-xxxx-0014-ref2444

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