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Margaret Santiago photograph and postcard collection of people and animals in southern Africa

Collector:
Santiago, Margaret  Search this
Photographer:
Acutt, Lynn  Search this
Reiter, Joseph  Search this
Extent:
4 Prints (silver gelatin (including some on postcard-imprinted stock))
2 Postcards (halftone)
1 Postcard (photogravure)
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Namibians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Postcards
Photographs
Place:
Namibia
Africa, Southern
South Africa
Mozambique
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting a Zulu mother and child, two women bearing loads on their heads, two women described as "South African native belles," a group of Namibian women using mortars and pestles, a Namibian woman breastfeeding, zebras, and elephants. They include photographs made by Joseph Reiter and Lynn Acutt.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional Acutt photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 97.
Additional postcards of Africa held in the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives Postcard Collection.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Child care  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 91-22, Margaret Santiago photograph and postcard collection of people and animals in southern Africa, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.91-22
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-91-22

The Ediacara biota and first mass extinction of metazoan life

Creator:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-02-05T17:36:43.000Z
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianNMNH
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianNMNH
Data Source:
National Museum of Natural History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_IsnhSkpDW94

Africa : an artist's journal / Kim Donaldson

Author:
Donaldson, Kim  Search this
Subject:
Donaldson, Kim Themes, motives  Search this
Physical description:
219 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
In art
Art
Place:
Africa
Date:
2002
[2002]
Topic:
Animals in art  Search this
Wildlife conservation  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1110546

Q Drum

Medium:
Linear Low Density Polyethelene (LLDPE)
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
South Africa
Used in:
Angola
Cote d'Ivoire
Ethiopia
Ghana
Kenya
Namibia
Nigeria
Rwanda
South Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1993
Accession Number:
DO90.018
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_DO90.018
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PermaNet

Designer:
Vestergaard Frandsen, Swiss, founded 1957  Search this
Manufacturer:
Vestergaard Frandsen S.A.  Search this
Medium:
100% polyester impregnated with deltamethrin (synthetic parathyroid)
Type:
Exhibitions
Project
Object Name:
Project
Made in:
Switzerland
Vietnam
Used in:
Bolivia
Ecuador
Nicaragua
Venezuela
Haiti
Guatemala
Suriname
French Guyana
Democratic Republic of Congo
Republic of Congo
Central African Republic
Rwanda
Burundi
Kenya
Tanzania
Uganda
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Sudan
Angola
Botswana
Lesotho
Malawi
Mozambique
Namibia
South Africa
Swaziland
Zambia
Zimbabwe
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cameroon
Chad
Cote d'Ivoire
Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Liberia
Mali
Mauritania
Niger
Nigeria
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Togo
Thailand
Myanmar
Laos
Cambodia
Malaysia
India
Bhutan
Nepal
Bangladesh
Papua New Guinea
China
Sri Lanka
Indonesia
Philippines
Vietnam
North Korea
West Pacific
Date:
2000
Accession Number:
DO90.025
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Exhibitions Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_DO90.025
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1990: Namibia

Designer:
Granger  Search this
Medium:
Lithograph on paper
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1990
Credit Line:
Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs
Accession Number:
1993-53-54
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1993-53-54

A new genus of aquatic cave-dwelling isopod from Namibia (Crustacea: Isopoda: Asellota)

Author:
Kensley, Brian F.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1995
Topic:
Invertebrates  Search this
Animals  Search this
Zoology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_15965

Carbonate Mineral Smithsonite

Discipline:
Mineral Sciences  Search this
Region:
African Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Africa, Namibia, Oshikoto
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Scientific Name:
Carbonate Mineral Smithsonite
USNM Number:
EO40878
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10017920
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Carbonate Mineral Azurite

Discipline:
Mineral Sciences  Search this
Region:
African Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Africa, Namibia, Oshikoto
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Scientific Name:
Carbonate Mineral Azurite
USNM Number:
EO80385
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10019393
Additional Online Media:

Carbonate Mineral Smithsonite

Discipline:
Mineral Sciences  Search this
Region:
African Region  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Africa, Namibia, Oshikoto
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Scientific Name:
Carbonate Mineral Smithsonite
USNM Number:
EO40877
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10017919
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Mesoplodon europaeus (Gervais, 1855)

Collector:
M. Griffin  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Kunene River, 5 km south of mouth; Skeleton Coast Park, Namibia, Africa, South Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
1998
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Ziphiidae
Published Name:
Mesoplodon europaeus (Gervais, 1855)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR12169
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7533478
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Cephalorhynchus heavisidii (Gray, 1828)

Collector:
M. A. Meyer  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Weight - Specimen:
71 kg
Length - Total:
169 cm
Preparation:
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Male
Place:
Halifax Island, .5 Miles NW Of Halifax Island, Namibia, Africa, South Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
1 Sep 1978
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Odontoceti, Delphinidae
Published Name:
Cephalorhynchus heavisidii (Gray, 1828)
Accession Number:
344806
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : PBB 78/38
USNM Number:
550067
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7021317
Additional Online Media:

Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)

Bay/Sound:
Walvis Bay  Search this
Collector:
John Paterson  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Atlantic Ocean, Walvis Bay  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Pelican Point, Namibia, Africa, South Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
4 May 2013
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Cetacea, Mysticeti, Eschrichtiidae
Published Name:
Eschrichtius robustus (Lilljeborg, 1861)
Other Numbers:
Whale Field Number 1 : No Number
USNM Number:
STR18616
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_10860113
Additional Online Media:

Clinus anguillaris

Collector:
M. J. Penrith  Search this
Mary-Louise Penrith  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic  Search this
Prep Count:
1
1
Preparation:
Glycerin with Bone Stain
Radiograph
Place:
Luderitzbucht, Luderitz, South Africa [Locality uncertain, possibly Namibia], Namibia, Atlantic
Collection Date:
Sep 1964
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Blennioidei, Clinidae
Published Name:
Clinus anguillaris
Accession Number:
263556
USNM Number:
199577
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5059206
Additional Online Media:

Serinus albogularis sordahlae

Collector:
M. Sordahl  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Stage:
Adult
Type Citation:
Friedmann. April 2, 1932. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington. 45: 65.
Type Status:
Type
Place:
Mount Brukkaros, Great Namaqualand, Namaland ?, Namibia, Africa
Collection Date:
15 Jul 1930
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Fringillidae, Carduelinae
Published Name:
Serinus albogularis sordahlae
Poliospiza albogularis sordahlae Friedmann
Accession Number:
000000
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 7
USNM Number:
331186
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4302105
Additional Online Media:

Smithsonite

Site Name:
Tsumeb  Search this
Taxon:
Smithsonite - Primary Mineral  Search this
Chemical Modifier:
CUPRIAN
Place:
Otjikoto, Namibia, Africa
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB003D42
USNM Number:
R668900
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1174277
Additional Online Media:

Copper

Taxon:
Copper - Primary Mineral  Search this
Cerussite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Place:
Tsumeb, Namibia, Africa
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB003MJG
USNM Number:
R1857300
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1166292
Additional Online Media:

Copper

Site Name:
Tsumeb  Search this
Taxon:
Copper - Primary Mineral  Search this
Cuprite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Smithsonite - Primary Mineral Synonym  Search this
Place:
Otjikoto, Namibia, Africa
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB003KOI
USNM Number:
R1611800
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1163546
Additional Online Media:

Quartz

Site Name:
Namibia  Search this
Taxon:
Quartz - Primary Mineral  Search this
Place:
Namibia, Africa
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB003KU4
USNM Number:
R1627800
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1163775
Additional Online Media:

Azurite

Site Name:
Tsumeb  Search this
Taxon:
Azurite - Primary Mineral  Search this
Azurite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Place:
Otjikoto, Namibia, Africa
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB0021TQ
USNM Number:
B1062900
See more items in:
Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_1126534
Additional Online Media:

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