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Paddle, 2, Wood:with Incised Design:from Oceania 1886

Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 006 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1886
Local number:
NAA INV 05284300
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_66624

Paddle, 2, Wood:with Incised Design:from Oceania 1886

Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 006 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1886
Local number:
NAA INV 05284400
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_66625

Materialising Oceania: New ethnographies of things in Melanesia and Polynesia

Author:
Bell, Joshua A.  Search this
Geismar, Haidy  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2009
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
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Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_78186

MS 7333 Strategic Bulletins of Oceania

Creator:
Yale University. Institute of Human Relations  Search this
Names:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
125 Items (1.25 inches)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Place:
Oceania
Marshall Islands -- gazetteer
Marshall Islands -- Meteorology
Melanesia -- emergency adaptation
New Guinea
Marshall Islands -- Food -- Water
Caroline Islands -- Meteorology
Date:
1943
Scope and Contents:
Includes "Gazetteer of the Marshall Islands"; "Meteorology of the Marshall Islands"; "Emergency Adaptations in Melanesia: Some Practical Suggestions"; "Seaplane Landings in Northern Dutch New Guinea"; "Food and Water Supply in the Marshall Islands"; "Distribution of Diseases in Melanesia"; and "Meteorology of the Caroline Islands."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7333
Local Note:
Mimeograph documents
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7333, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7333
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7333

Pond Bureau photograph collection of Oceania

Collector:
Pond Bureau  Search this
Names:
Baumann, Cyril von  Search this
Salisbury, Edward A.  Search this
Stirling, Matthew Williams, 1896-1975  Search this
Photographer:
Johnson, Irving  Search this
Extent:
14 prints (silver gelatin)
37 copy prints
Culture:
Kumas (New Guinean people)  Search this
Mbowamb (New Guinean people)  Search this
Micronesians  Search this
Gururumba (New Guinean people)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
prints
copy prints
Photographs
Place:
New Guinea
Micronesia
Oceania
Date:
circa 1920-1950
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs mostly made on Matthew Williams Stirling╩╣s New Guinea expedition, Edward A. Salisbury╩╣s expedition to Micronesia, as well as trips made by Irving Johnson, Ray Jewell, and Cyril von Baumann. They include images of expedition members, scenic views, and indigenous peoples of New Guinea, Micronesia, and other Oceanic islands.
Biographical/Historical note:
The Pond Bureau was a lecture bureau in New York City which likely collected these photographs from its lecturers. Irving Johnson was a Massachusetts-based professional sailor, author, lecturer, and adventurer who mostly traveled around the South Pacific, Southeast Asia, and the Cape of Good Hope. Matthew Williams Stirling was a Smithsonian ethnologist and archeologist who spent the early part of his career conducting research in New Guinea and Ecuador. Edward A. Salisbury was a wealthy filmmaker who sailed around the South Pacific for documentary footage in the 1920s. And Cyril von Baumann was an explorer, naturalist, and archeologist.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 82-12
Reproduction Note:
Copy prints made by Smithsonian Institution, circa 1985.
Copy negatives probably made by Pacific Prints, a dealer in Waliuku, Hawaii, circa 1981.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs by Stirling can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24.
Mystic Seaport: The Museum of America and the Sea holds the Irving and Electa Johnson Collection.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Copy prints and negatives in this collection have been obtained for reference purposes only. Contact the repository for terms of use and access.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 82-11, Pond Bureau photograph collection of Oceania, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-12
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-82-12

Photograph of building and trees, possibly Oceania

Extent:
1 negative (nitrate)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
negatives
Photographs
Place:
Oceania
Date:
circa 1895-1940
Scope and Contents note:
Photograph of a house in a tropical setting, possibly Oceania, with a horse-drawn carriage to the side.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 73-5
Restrictions:
Original negatives are in cold storage and require advance notice for viewing.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Dwellings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 73-5, Photograph of building and trees, possibly Oceania, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.73-5
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-73-5

New Zealand Scallop

Collector:
P. Carpenter  Search this
Discipline:
Invertebrate Zoology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific Ocean  Search this
Region:
Oceania Region (NZ, Australia, Samoa, Fiji, Micronesia, Melanesia)  Search this
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Pacific Ocean, New Zealand
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pteriomorphia, Pectinoida, Pectinidae, Pectininae
Scientific Name:
Pecten novaezelondiae
USNM Number:
NC36178
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_10801160
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What Climate Change Will Mean for the People of Oceania

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:18:30 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_116a576cd73292a0e6d9ecd67c6cb3c3

The living, dead and dying [sound recording] : music of the New Guinea Wape / recorded and annotated by William E. Mitchell

Recorder:
Mitchell, William E.  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Wape (Papua New Guinea people)  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Music
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1978
Topic:
Folk music  Search this
Wape (Papua New Guinea people)  Search this
Local number:
FW04269
Folkways 4269
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_232098
Additional Online Media:

New Guinea Basket n.d

Collector:
Brandes, E. W  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 007 in
Culture:
New Guinea people  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 05073200
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_64439

New Guinea basket n.d

Collector:
Brandes, E. W  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 009 in x 006 in
Culture:
New Guinea people  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 05073300
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_64440

New Guinea mask n.d

Collector:
Brandes, E. W  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 006 in x 008 in
Culture:
New Guinea people  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 05074100
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Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_64448

MS 7332 Partial list of Oceania experts in Washington

Creator:
Ethnogeographic Board (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Extent:
11 Pages
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Pages
Place:
Oceania
Date:
January 29, 1943
Biographical / Historical:
The list was produced by the World War II agency housed at the Smithsonian whose purpose was to provide and coordinate anthropological and geographical information useful for the war effort.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 7332
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 7332, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS7332
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms7332

Crater of the Mauna-Rao, in Hawaii from Volcanoes and earthquakes.

Creator:
Zurcher  Search this
Language:
English
Type:
Prints
Place:
Mauna Rao (Hawaii)
Publication Place:
London (England)
Date:
1868
Publication Date:
1868
Topic:
Volcanoes  Search this
Erupt  Search this
Earth  Search this
Plates  Search this
Surface  Search this
Lava  Search this
Vulcan  Search this
Mythology  Search this
Fire  Search this
Rome  Search this
Roman Gods  Search this
Publisher:
R. Bentley
Image ID:
SIL-39088000635920_0184-000001
Catalog ID:
232470
Rights:
No Copyright - United States
See more items in:
See Wonder
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:silgoi_103932

[Woman, Vavau Island, Tonga Islands] 1899-1900

Creator:
Fassett, Harry Clifford  Search this
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Tonga  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Western Polynesia
Date:
1899-1900
Local number:
BAE GN 40288
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248615

[Woman, Vavau Island, Tonga Islands] 1899-1900

Creator:
Fassett, Harry Clifford  Search this
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Tonga  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Western Polynesia
Date:
1899-1900
Local number:
BAE GN 40289
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248616

[Woman, Vavau Island, Tonga Islands] 1899-1900

Creator:
Fassett, Harry Clifford  Search this
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Tonga  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Western Polynesia
Date:
1899-1900
Local number:
BAE GN 40295
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248617

[Woman, Eua Island, Tonga Islands] 1899-1900

Creator:
Fassett, Harry Clifford  Search this
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Tonga  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Western Polynesia
Date:
1899-1900
Local number:
BAE GN 40296
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248618

[Woman, Eua Island, Tonga Islands] 1899-1900

Creator:
Fassett, Harry Clifford  Search this
Physical description:
glass negative
Culture:
Tonga  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Western Polynesia
Date:
1899-1900
Local number:
BAE GN 40298
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_248620

New Guinea Man Wearing Ornaments Near Water 1891

Subject:
A. C. Haddon Expedition  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 007 in
Culture:
New Guinea people  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1891
Local number:
NAA INV 05066100
See more items in:
Photograph collection ca. 1860s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_64368
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