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Das Nördliche Mittel-Amerika nebst einum Ausflug nach dem Hochland von Anachuac. Reisen und Studien aus den Jahren 1888-1895, von Carl Sapper

Author:
Sapper, Karl 1866-1945  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 436 p. illus., 8 fold. maps. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Central America
Guatemala
Yucatán (Mexico : State)
Date:
1897
1897-
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F1428.S254 1897
F1428.S254 1897
Data Source:
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Travels in Central America, including accounts of some regions unexplored since the conquest; from the French of the Chevalier Arthur Morelet; by Mrs. M.F. Squier. Introduction and Notes by E. Geo. Squier

Author:
Morelet, Arthur 1809-1892  Search this
Squier, Mariano Florence "Mrs. E. G. Squier," 1838-  Search this
Squier, E. G (Ephraim George) 1821-1888  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, [19]-430 p. incl. front., illus., pl. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Guatemala
Central America
Date:
1871
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
F1432.M84X
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_210380

Robert and Elizabeth Webb photographs of world travels

Creator:
Webb, Robert Watkins, 1906-1998  Search this
Names:
Webb, Elizabeth N. (possible photographer)  Search this
Extent:
53 slides (53 black and white copy slides)
20 color slides (circa)
1,500 prints (circa, silver gelatin (some in photo albums))
1,000 items (circa 1000 copy color prints (made from slides))
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
slides
color slides
prints
Photographs
Place:
India -- description and travel
Japan -- Description and Travel
Singapore -- description and travel
Serbia -- description and travel
Scotland -- description and travel
Russia -- description and travel
Sri Lanka -- description and travel
Spain -- description and travel
South Africa -- description and travel
Chile -- description and travel
Somalia -- description and travel
Palestine -- description and travel
Peru -- description and travel
Nepal -- description and travel
Norway -- description and travel
Egypt -- description and travel
Portugal -- description and travel
Romania -- description and travel
Philippines -- description and travel
Poland -- description and travel
Kenya -- description and travel
Israel -- description and travel
China -- Description and Travel
Morocco -- description and travel
Mozambique -- description and travel
Mexico -- description and travel
Montenegro -- description and travel
Croatia -- description and travel
Denmark -- description and travel
Czech Republic -- description and travel
Burma -- description and travel
Bulgaria -- description and travel
Canada -- description and travel
Austria -- description and travel
Brazil -- description and travel
Borneo -- description and travel
England -- description and travel
France -- description and travel
Ecuador -- description and travel
Holland -- description and travel
Guatemala -- description and travel
Greece -- description and travel
Germany -- description and travel
Ireland -- description and travel
Iran -- description and travel
Italy -- description and travel
Hungary -- description and travel
United States -- description and travel
Thailand -- description and travel
Taiwan -- description and travel
Switzerland -- description and travel
Yugoslavia -- description and travel
Yucatan -- description and travel
Date:
1938-1996
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Robert and Elizabeth Webb in numerous locations across the world, including Asia (China, Japan, Taiwan, Philippines, Borneo, Singapore, Thailand, Burma, Nepal, India, Sri Lanka, and Russia); the Balkans (Czech Republic, Croatia, Yugoslavia, Montenegro, Serbia, Bulgaria, Romania, Hungary, and Poland); Europe (Spain, England, France, Italy, Greece, Switzerland, Austria, Denmark, Holland, Norway, Germany, Ireland, Scotland, and Portugal); the Middle East (Egypt, Iran, Israel, and Palestine); Africa (Kenya, Morocco, Somalia, Mozambique, and South Africa); South America (Mexico, Ecuador, Peru, Chile, Brazil, Yucatan, and Guatemala); and North America (Canada, Florida, Washington state, Alaska, Hawaii, California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah). The photographs largely document architecture and art, including historical sites, though there are additional images of parades, transportation, cities, villages, markets, waterways, and people.

Commercial slides in the collection are by Swiss-Foto, E. Djupdraet, Herz-Color-Dias, Hong Kong Color Slide Service, SK Slide Co., Lehnert & Landrock, Douglas Whiteside, Vacation Films, Arctic Circle Enterprise, HI-FI Color Slides, Pana-Vue Slides, CP Inc., Jordan's Colour Lab, Hawaii Chrome, Syon House, John Decopoulos, La Goelette, and Zerkowitz. Notes by Robert Webb and original photograph albums are also available with the collection.
Biographical/Historical note:
Robert Watkins Webb (1906-1998) graduated from Southern Methodist University and received his medical degree from Tulane University in 1933. Before starting his psychiatry practice in Dallas, Webb traveled around the world, returning on the SS Normandie to New York (1938). An amateur photographer, Webb documented this and subsequent foreign trips, later submitting some of his photographs to the Dallas Museum of Art. He served four years in the Army during World War II,stationed primarily in Port Moresby, New Guinea. He later became chief psychiatrist of the Veterans Administration clinic in Washington, DC, from 1946-1950. In 1952, he married Elizabeth Nutting, a psychiatric social worker, while cruising the Mediterranean.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 98-9
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The DeGolyer Library of Southern Methodist University holds Robert W. Webb photographs.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 98-9, Robert and Elizabeth Webb photographs of world travels, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-9
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-98-9

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:
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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

Thirty-Seven Warblers in a Hundred Days

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
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Published Date:
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 13:00:00 +0000
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From Jellyfish to Crocodiles: Where to See Unusual Migrations

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Published Date:
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 20:56:59 +0000
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The Equinox: See It for Yourself This Weekend

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Type:
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Published Date:
Fri, 21 Sep 2012 19:23:00 +0000
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Mexico

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Type:
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Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
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Save the Sharks By Swimming With Them

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Published Date:
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:17:44 +0000
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From Whispering Galleries to Echo Chambers, These Five Architectural Structures Have Extraordinary Acoustics

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Published Date:
Tue, 16 May 2017 17:26:30 +0000
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Dive Into Five of the World's Deepest Freshwater Swimming Holes

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Published Date:
Wed, 26 Jul 2017 19:32:02 +0000
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The Yucatán's Flooded Basement

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Type:
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Published Date:
Wed, 01 Apr 1998 05:00:00 +0000
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Mexico - Nature and Scientific Wonders

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Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
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From the Biggest to the Longest, Five Amazing Caves To Visit

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Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:33:41 +0000
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Mexico - Cultural Destinations

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Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
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Mexico - Landmarks & Points of Interest

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Published Date:
Tue, 06 Nov 2007 05:00:00 +0000
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The Mystery of Tikal

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Type:
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Published Date:
Tue, 01 Jan 2008 05:00:00 +0000
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The Greatest Diving Sites in the World

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Smithsonian staff publications
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Published Date:
Wed, 28 Mar 2012 12:27:00 +0000
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Foods of the Maya : a taste of the Yucatan / Nancy and Jeffrey Gerlach

Author:
Gerlach, Nancy  Search this
Gerlach, Jeffrey  Search this
Physical description:
[117] p. ; ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Yucatán (State)
Yucatán (Mexico : State)
Date:
2002
1994
Topic:
Maya cooking  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_733268

Fray Alonso Ponce in Yucatán, 1588 / translated and annotated by Ernest Noyes

Author:
Ponce, Alonso active 16th century  Search this
Noyes, Ernest  Search this
Subject:
Ponce, Alonso active 16th century Viaje a Nueva España  Search this
Physical description:
P. 299-372 : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Mexico
Yucatán (Mexico : State)
Date:
1932
Topic:
Mayas--Antiquities  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
F1376 .P7813
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_743185

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