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Janet Longcope photographs of world travels

Creator:
Longcope, Janet, ca. 1886-1974  Search this
Extent:
600 mounted prints (circa 600 mounted prints, silver gelatin)
4,000 color slides (circa)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
mounted prints
color slides
Photographs
Place:
Pakistan -- description and travel
Fiji -- description and travel
Ethiopia -- description and travel
Easter Island -- description and travel
Yemen -- description and travel
Honduras -- description and travel
Peru -- description and travel
Guatemala -- description and travel
Israel -- description and travel
Vietnam -- description and travel
Solomon Islands -- description and travel
Colombia -- description and travel
Thailand -- description and travel
Taiwan -- description and travel
Jordan -- description and travel
Uzbekistan -- description and travel
Singapore -- description and travel
Bhutan -- description and travel
Afghanistan -- description and travel
Burma -- description and travel
Brazil -- description and travel
Australia -- description and travel
Lebanon -- description and travel
Iraq -- description and travel
Iran -- description and travel
India -- description and travel
New Guinea -- description and travel
Syria -- description and travel
Nepal -- description and travel
Hong Kong -- description and travel
Cambodia -- description and travel
Sri Lanka -- description and travel
Chile -- description and travel
Mexico -- description and travel
Japan -- Description and Travel
Italy -- description and travel
Morocco -- description and travel
Spain -- description and travel
Mongolia -- description and travel
New Zealand -- description and travel
Russia -- description and travel
Kenya -- description and travel
Macau (China) -- description and travel
Malaysia -- description and travel
Yucatan -- description and travel
Indonesia -- description and travel
Date:
1954-1971
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Janet Longcope during trips to countries around the world. They depict landscapes, buildings, markets, dances, agriculture, arts and crafts, ceremonies, children, cooking, musicians, and transportation. Locations depicted include Afghanistan, Australia, Bhutan, Brazil, Burma, Cambodia, Chile, Colombia, Easter Island, Egypt, Ethiopia, Fiji, Greece, Guatemala, Hawaii, Honduras, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kenya, Lebanon, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, New Guinea, New Zealand, Pakistan, Peru, Russia, Siberia, Singapore, Solomon Islands, Spain, Sri Lanka, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Vietnam, Yemen, and Yucatan. Longcope used many of these photographs in lectures.
Biographical/Historical note:
Janet Longcope (1886-1974) was a bookbinder and world traveler who gave informal lectures about her travels. Ater the death of her husband Dr. Warfield T. Longcope in 1953, she visited countries all over the world, returning to some, such as India, as many as nine times.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 75-26
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Markets  Search this
Dance  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 75-26, Janet Longcope photographs of world travels, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-26
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-75-26

Dive With WWII Wrecks in the Solomon Islands

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 21:33:02 +0000
Topic:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_38ad5a45e529c0a2b3e116da1be11c0a

Bibliographie deutschsprachiger kolonialer Literatur zu Quellen der Ethnographie und Geschichte der Bevölkerung von Kaiser Wilhelms-Land, dem Bismarck-Archipel und den Deutschen Salomon Inseln 1880-1914, annotiert = Bibliography of German colonial literature for references of ethnology and history of the population of Kaiser Wilhelms Land, the Bismarck Archipelago, and the German Solomons Islands 1880-1914, annotated / Birgit Scheps, Wolfgang Liedtke

Author:
Scheps, Birgit  Search this
Liedtke, Wolfgang  Search this
Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden  Search this
Physical description:
343 p. : map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Bibliography
Germany
Oceania
Date:
1992
To 1975
Topic:
Germans  Search this
Ethnology--Bibliography  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Bibliography  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Call number:
Z4813 .S32 1992
Z4813.S32 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444257

Dark islands, by John W. Vandercook

Author:
Vandercook, John W (John Womack) 1902-1963  Search this
Physical description:
367 p. illus., pls. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Fiji
Papua New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Date:
1937
[c1937]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_481191

A naturalist among the head-hunters. Being an account of three visits to the Solomon islands in the years 1886, 1887, and 1888. By Charles Morris Woodford

Author:
Woodford, Charles Morris 1853-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 249 p. front., plates, fold. maps. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon islands
Solomon Islands
Date:
1890
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Polynesian languages  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU850.W88X 1890
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_355236

Südsee

Author:
Bernatzik, Hugo Adolf 1897-1953  Search this
Physical description:
158 p. illus., map. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
New Guinea
Bali Island (Indonesia)
Date:
1944
1944 [c1934]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU22 .B52 1944
DU22.B52 1944
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_151921

Headhunting in the Solomon islands around the Coral sea, by Caroline Mytinger

Author:
Mytinger, Caroline  Search this
Physical description:
xi p., 1 l., 416 p. illus., plates (part double) 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
New Britain Island (Papua New Guinea)
Date:
1942
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU850 .M9
DU850.M99
DU850.M9
DU850.M99
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_20312

Melanesians of the South-East Solomon Islands, by W.G. Ivens ... With 3 colour and 18 half-tone plates and numerous illustrations in the text

Author:
Ivens, W. G (Walter George) b. 1871  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 529 p. illus., XV pl. (3 col., incl. front.) 2 maps, double geneal. tab. 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
Date:
1927
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
GN671.S6 I94
GN671.S6I94
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_27910

South Seas, by Hugo Adolf Bernatzik; translated from the German by Vivian Ogilvie

Author:
Bernatzik, Hugo Adolf 1897-1953  Search this
Ogilvie, Vivian  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 167 p. front., plates, ports., map. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
New Guinea
Bali Island (Indonesia)
Date:
1935
[c1935]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU22 .B52 E1935
DU22.B52 E1935
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_31487

A naturalist among the head-hunters. Being an account of three visits to the Solomon islands in the years 1886, 1887, and 1888. By Charles Morris Woodford

Author:
Woodford, Charles Morris 1853-  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 249 p. front., plates, fold. maps. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon islands
Solomon Islands
Date:
1890
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Polynesian languages  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU850 .W88
DU850.W88
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_38824

Fishing in troubled waters

Author:
Chapman, Wilbert McLeod 1910-1970  Search this
Subject:
Crystal Star (Schooner)  Search this
Physical description:
256 p. : map (on lining-papers) ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
Date:
1949
Topic:
Fisheries  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
SH133.S6 C5X
SH133.S6C5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_58067

The ways of the South Sea savage ; a record of travel & observation amongst the savages of the Solomon islands & primitive coast & mountain peoples of New Guinea, Robert W. Williamson. With 43 illustrations & map

Author:
Williamson, Robert Wood 1856-1932  Search this
Physical description:
6 p. l., 17-308 p., front., plates, fold. map 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Date:
1914
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740 .W6X
DU740.W6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_84474

Zwei jahre unter den kannibalen der Salomo-inseln. Reiseerlebnisse und schilderungen von land und leuten. Von Carl Ribbe. Unter mitwirkung von Heinrich Kalbfus. Mit zahlreichen abbildungen im text, 14 tafeln, 10 lithographischen beilagen und 3 karten

Author:
Ribbe, Carl  Search this
Kalbfus, Heinrich  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 352 p. incl. illus., plates. plates (part fold.) 3 fold. maps. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
Date:
1903
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU850 .R48
DU850.R48
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_85422

Sharks and other ancestors : patterns of survival in the South Seas / Wade Doak

Author:
Doak, Wade  Search this
Physical description:
333 p., [8] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Oceania
Solomon Islands
Date:
1975
Topic:
Sharks  Search this
Sharks (in religion, folklore, etc.)  Search this
Marine biology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
QL638.9.D6X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_93513

Bride in the Solomons / by Osa Johnson

Author:
Johnson, Osa 1894-1953  Search this
Physical description:
x, 251 p. : ill ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
Date:
1944
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_943105

Life and laughter 'midst the cannibals / by Clifford W. Collinson, F.R.G.S

Author:
Collinson, Clifford W (Clifford Whiteley) b. 1881  Search this
Physical description:
x p., 1 leaf, 13-288 p., [16] leaves of plates : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Solomon Islands
Date:
1926
[1926?]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU850 .C65 1926
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_957335

Südsee : ein Reisebuch / Hugo Adolf Bernatzik

Author:
Bernatzik, Hugo Adolf 1897-1953  Search this
Physical description:
203 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Melanesia
Solomon Islands
New Guinea
Bali Island (Indonesia)
Date:
1949
[1949?]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU22 .B52 1949
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_960488

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