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Bamana Puppet Masquerade Video Project, Kirango, Mali 1992

Physical description:
archival original 2 video cassettes (4 hours) sound color 8
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Mali
Date:
1992
Topic:
Puppets  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Music  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Drumming  Search this
Dance  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2011.17.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_301190
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Life In a Haitian Valley Film Study 1934

Creator:
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963  Search this
Herskovits, Frances S (Frances Shapiro) 1897-  Search this
Physical description:
1,400 feet (52 minutes) silent b&w film/video
Culture:
Haitians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Pictures of saints (233-240 roll 3)
Place:
Mirebalais, Haiti
Haiti
Caribbean
Date:
1934
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Marketing--market women--transportation of produce to market (38-107, 127-200 roll 1)  Search this
Marketing--mode of produce transportation--donkey--baskets, loads on head (38-200 roll 1)  Search this
Markets--peasants--market women selling--makeshift enclosures (227-330 roll 1)  Search this
Dwellings--field shelters--thatch--wattle and daub (1-33 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--men hoeing fields--women planting seed(40-121 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--use of hoe on tropical soils--African retention  Search this
Cooking--yard context--fire hearths--utensils--woman tending pots (122-144 roll 2)  Search this
Agriculture--tillage--communal labor for clearing field--"combite" (149-243 roll 2)  Search this
Drumming--tillage, rhythmic accompaniment to--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Music--palliative to work--"combite" (157-243 roll 2)  Search this
Cordage--braiding fiber cordage--lashings for drumheads (301-385 roll 2)  Search this
Musical instruments--drummaking--three-part vodum drum ensemble(1-72 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--libations--drums--baptising the vodun drums (64-80, 185-199 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--drawing "veve" around tree (201-225 roll 3)  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--candles  Search this
Ritual--religious practices--vodun altar--flagwaving--dancing--prostration--houngan twirling woman (241-301 roll 3)  Search this
Dancing--demonstration--man illustrating dance steps--kinesics (1-80 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--two men talking (81-121 roll 4)  Search this
Games--gambling--men playing "wari" streetside--African retentions (122-201 roll 4)  Search this
Music--drumming--vodun  Search this
Musical instruments--snare and drum (211-216 roll 4)  Search this
Musical instruments--hoe blade and metal snare--accompaniment to drums (249-52 roll 4)  Search this
Communication--gestures--kinesics--two elite males (283-322 roll 4)  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1977.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218198

Frances Emerick's Travel Footage of India 1927-1933

Creator:
Emerick, Francis schoolteacher  Search this
Physical description:
1,600 feet silent b&w/color 16mm archival original
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
India
Hong Kong
Manila
Asia
Date:
1927-1933
Topic:
Dance  Search this
Musical instruments:--drum--sitar--finger cymbals--brass band  Search this
Horse jumping  Search this
Street entertainment  Search this
Ox cart  Search this
Textile manufacture  Search this
Boats--dugout--canoe--junk  Search this
Shopkeeper  Search this
Barbers  Search this
Stick fighting  Search this
Classroom instruction  Search this
Festival  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1980.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218208
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Sanskrit Drama in the Temples of Kerala 1974

Creator:
Jones, Clifford art historian  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (28 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (28 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original 1,200 feet sound color 35mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
1974
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Sanskrit  Search this
Theatrical productions  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1977.3.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:4
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218222

The Serpent Deities 1975

Creator:
Jones, Clifford art historian  Search this
Technical assistant:
Yarma, Ravi  Search this
Ramalingam, Ramosh  Search this
Ethiraj, Selvanathan  Search this
Vijayalabs, Ramanathan  Search this
Kimjanambudrippad, K  Search this
Film subject:
Arangottukkara  Search this
Killimangalam  Search this
Pallipuram  Search this
Maniyur  Search this
Keralastat  Search this
Physical description:
690 feet (23 minutes) sound color video
Culture:
Kerala  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
1975
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Musical instrument--vina  Search this
Musical instrument--kutam  Search this
Music  Search this
Performance--sacred texts  Search this
Spirit--Bhutam  Search this
Clan--Pulluvan  Search this
Deity--Brahma--Shiva--Vishnu  Search this
Dance  Search this
Costume  Search this
Sandpaintings  Search this
Song  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1977.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives FC:4
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218224

Himba Research Film 1972-1973

Creator:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Physical description:
reference 4 DVDs (1 hour and 40 minutes) sound color/b&w DVD
master 4 video cassettes (1 hour 40 minutes) sound color/b&w 3/4 inch
archival original 4,000 feet sound color/b&w 16mm
Culture:
Himba (African people)  Search this
Herero (African people) Himba  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Angola
Africa
Date:
1972-1973
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ritual--propitiation--rainmaking  Search this
Rainmaking--magic--sympathetic--rocks--water  Search this
Animal sacrifice--divination--entrails  Search this
Ritual--annointing--stones--sacred  Search this
Rainmaking--ceremony--descent group--ancestors--animal sacrifice  Search this
Animal sacrifice--suffocation--blood  Search this
Singing--males--praise songs--cattle  Search this
Shrines--sacred rocks--"ombale stones"  Search this
Adornment--women--hair styles  Search this
Clothing--traditional--leather--sheepskin  Search this
Hair styles--sex status--life cycle--social identity  Search this
Pastoral activities--seasonal migration--ecology  Search this
Musical instruments--horn--pluriarch  Search this
Music--songs--cattle praises--oral history  Search this
Naming--infant--rites of passage  Search this
Ceremony--naming--annointing--clan  Search this
Inheritance--cattle--ceremony--baby naming  Search this
Milk--purification--sacred cattle--ritual tasting  Search this
Curing--singing--women--trance  Search this
Adornment--necklaces--wristbands--women  Search this
Adornment--hair styles--women--braiding  Search this
Hair styles--hair dressing--braiding--grease--wood ash--red ochre  Search this
Tillage--division of labor by sex--hoe  Search this
Hair styles--boys--clan membership  Search this
Animal husbandry--division of labor by sex--herding--milking  Search this
Seasonal migrations  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Himba  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
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Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218240
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Melemchi Village, Nepal 1986

Filmmaker, anthropologist:
Bishop, John and Naomi  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
reference 10 video cassettes (5 hours) sound color 3/4 inch
master 10 video reels (5 hours) sound color one inch
archival original 10 film reels (10,800 feet ) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Pulayas  Search this
Helambu Valley  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1986
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1987.7.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218300

Ch'uan Miao Hill People of Western China ca. 1936

Creator:
Graham, David C missionary  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (14 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (14 minutes) silent b&w 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (450 feet) silent b&w 16mm
Culture:
Miao  Search this
Meo (Indic people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Szechuan, China
China
Szechwan, China
Asia
Date:
ca 1936
Topic:
Agriculture--swidden  Search this
Crops--rice cultivation  Search this
Villages--Meo  Search this
Shamans--exorcism--Meo  Search this
Sacrifice--water buffalo--Meo  Search this
Funerals--Meo  Search this
Musical instruments--flutes--Meo  Search this
Anthropometry--on the Meo  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.13.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218460
Additional Online Media:

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Bylakuppe, South India 1980

Creator:
Dorjee, Ragpa Tibetan ethnocinematographer (1956- )  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Research filmmaker:
Maloney, M. Michael research filmmaker 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
partial reference 6 DVDs (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color DVD
partial master 24 video cassettes (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color BetacamSP
partial master 24 video cassettes (8 hours 8 minutes) sound color Digibeta
reference 45 film reels (35,470 feet) sound color 16mm
archival original 45 film reels (35,470 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
India
Asia
Date:
1980
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ceremonies--monasteries  Search this
Monasteries--monastic life  Search this
Dancing--chaam dancing--Tibetan  Search this
Refugees--Tibetan  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.10
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218462
Additional Online Media:

Ethel Freeman's Footage of Africa 1949-1950

Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler 1886-1972  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (40 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (40 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original film reels (1,600 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Masai (African people) Kenya  Search this
Mbuti (African people) Ituri Forest  Search this
Watusi Ruwanda  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa
Kenay
Uganda
Egypt
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Malawi
Kenya
Date:
1949-1950
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ceremony--crossing the equator  Search this
Vendors  Search this
Food preparation--stamping grain  Search this
Weddings--Zulu  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--string harps  Search this
Dance--Zulu--Watusi--Mbuti  Search this
Markets  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.11.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reprodution and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218470

Ye Old Time Coon Hunt 1917

Creator:
Warner, E.F producer  Search this
Physical description:
86 feet silent b&w film/video
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
North America
Date:
1917
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Dance  Search this
African Americans  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1988.16.3
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218661

Native Life in West Africa ca. 1928

Creator:
Anders, Carolyn Loring nurse  Search this
Physical description:
1,980 feet (55 minutes) silent b&w film/video
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nigeria
Niger River
Africa
Date:
ca 1928
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Carving--wooden bowls  Search this
Food preparation--mortar & pestle  Search this
Carrying--loads on head  Search this
Musical instruments--stringed  Search this
Hospitals--British  Search this
Political authority--chiefs--retainers  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Plagues--locusts  Search this
Masks--dance--egungun  Search this
Possession--religious  Search this
Markets  Search this
House construction--walls--roofs  Search this
Prayer--Muslims  Search this
Pottery--making of  Search this
Shrines--Yoruba  Search this
Kneading--mortar & pestle  Search this
Cattle--Brahmin  Search this
Games--wari  Search this
Baptism--immersion  Search this
Acculturation--Christianity  Search this
Processions--dance  Search this
Boy Scouts  Search this
Nurses  Search this
Disease--leprosy  Search this
Hides--leopard skins--political authority  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1990.21.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218745

William Wrather's Footage of the Gallup Ceremonial ca. 1926-1932

Creator:
Wrather, William geologist  Search this
Physical description:
reference video cassette (35 minutes) silent b&w/color video
archival original film reel (965 feet) silent b&w/color 16mm
Culture:
Navajo  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Tewa Indians  Search this
Hopi Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Gallup, New Mexico
North America
United States
New Mexico
Gallup (N.M.)
Date:
ca 1926-1932
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Parade  Search this
Dance  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Rodeos  Search this
Horse racing  Search this
Ceremony--"indian ceremonial"  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1991.14.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218914

Melemchi Village, Nepal 1989

Creator:
Bishop, John filmmaker  Search this
Ethnographer:
Bishop, Naomi  Search this
Physical description:
13,000 feet (6 hours 5 minutes) sound/silent color film/video
Culture:
Helambu Valley  Search this
Pulayas  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nepal
Nepal, Helambu Valley
Asia
Date:
1989
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Temples--prayer wheels  Search this
Harvests--barley  Search this
Barley--method of harvest  Search this
Animal husbandry--milking--cows  Search this
Seances--spirit mediums--ritual  Search this
Mediums--ritual--spirit communication  Search this
Spirits--mediums--communication with  Search this
Ritual--spirit mediums--seances  Search this
Chanting--as part of ritual  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--cymbals--horns--bells  Search this
Agriculture--corn--barley--grains  Search this
Food preparation--churning butter--cheese  Search this
Altars--seances  Search this
Animal sacrifice--as part of ritual  Search this
Purification--ritual  Search this
Mills--grinding flour--water driven  Search this
Weaving--wool--looms  Search this
Pastoral activities--herding--miling--grazing  Search this
Bells--for keeping birds from crops  Search this
Quarrying--boulders--for building stones  Search this
Mortuary practices--pallequin--procession--cremation  Search this
Funerals--cremation  Search this
Priest--lama--chanting  Search this
Temple--gompa--ceremony  Search this
Bread--ceremonial Nara bread--gompa  Search this
Dancing--ritual--social  Search this
Woodworking--carving  Search this
Altars--gompa  Search this
Flags--prayer flags--raising of  Search this
Potatoes--cultivation of  Search this
Shrines--gompa  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1990.5.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218929

Marshall !Kung Expedition IV 1955

Creator:
Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 )  Search this
Physical description:
45 film reels (45,000 feet) silent sound color 16mm reference
45 film reels (45,000 feet) silent color 16mm preservation
45 film reels (45,000 feet) silent color 16mm archival original
Culture:
G/wi (African people)  Search this
Herero (African people)  Search this
Bachkalahari  Search this
Afrikaners  Search this
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kalahari
Namibia
Africa
South West Africa
Date:
1955
Topic:
Hunting--bows and arrows--setting snares  Search this
Arrows--manufacturing of  Search this
Gathering--mangetti nuts--poison grubs--tsama melons--roots--honey  Search this
Meat--distribution of  Search this
Dance--circle  Search this
Games--porcupine--heyena intercourse--wrestling  Search this
Musical instruments--playing musical bow--playing //guashie  Search this
Music--composition--playing instruments  Search this
Kraals--Bachkalahari  Search this
Cattle--Bachkalahari kraals  Search this
Hides--preparation of  Search this
String--manufacturing of from sanseveria leaves  Search this
Cicatrization--scarification  Search this
Story-telling  Search this
Water--extracting from roots--extracting from stomach of large game--storage of in ostrich eggs  Search this
Dance  Search this
Manufacture--of bows  Search this
Herding--goats  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Human settlements  Search this
Human ecology  Search this
Human geography  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.11.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219122
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Marshall !Kung Expedition VI 1957-1958

Creator:
Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 )  Search this
Physical description:
video cassettes sound/silent color/b&w Umatic, SVHS, Betacam reference
179 film reels (183,000 feet) sound/silent color/b&w 16mm archival original
Culture:
San (African people)  Search this
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kalahari
Namibia
Africa
South West Africa
Date:
1957-1958
Topic:
Gathering--mangetti nuts--tsi--roots  Search this
Herding--cattle  Search this
Cattle--herding--milking--butchering--skinning  Search this
Food--preparation of lamb  Search this
Hunting--giraffe--hartebeest--wildebeest--lion  Search this
Arrow--manufacturing  Search this
Manufacture--arrows  Search this
Beads--stringing  Search this
Hides--preparation of  Search this
Musical instruments--making and playing musical bow--playing one-stringed violin--playing harmonica--playing //guashi (harp)--playing harmonica  Search this
Games--porcupine--ball--djani bird--making string figures  Search this
Dance--morning--trance  Search this
Trance--dancing  Search this
Medicine--administration of  Search this
Shelters--skerms  Search this
Tobacco--winnowing--Bantu  Search this
Ornamentation--costume  Search this
Butchering--cattle  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.11.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219124

Black Tents: Nomadism in Southern Iran ca. 1964

Physical description:
reference two video cassettes (66 minutes) silent color 1/2" VHS
master two video cassettes (66 minutes) silent color BetacamSP
archival original two film reels(2,347 feet) silent color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Middle East
Iran
Date:
ca 1964
Topic:
Sheep  Search this
Animal husbandry  Search this
Cookery  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Dance  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Qashqāʼī (Turkic people)  Search this
Nomads  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2004.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_282720

Mary Jo Arnoldi Bamana Puppet Masquerade Video Project, 1978-1980

Physical description:
1 disc (30 minutes) sound b&w DVD reference
1 video reel (30 minutes) sound b&w Digital Betacam master
19 video reels (9.5 hours) sound b&w 1/2 inch open reel-to-reel archival original
Type:
Video recordings
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Mali
Topic:
Puppets  Search this
Masquerades  Search this
Music  Search this
Instruments--musical instruments  Search this
Drumming  Search this
Dance  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 2007.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_288600
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John Moyer's Footage of India ca. 1965

Physical description:
reference 10 video cassettes (4 hours 11 minutes) silent color 1/2 inch
master 10 video cassettes (4 hours 11 minutes) silent color BetacamSP
archival original 12 film reels (7,670 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Tibetans  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Asia
India
Date:
ca 1965
Topic:
Dance  Search this
Crafts  Search this
Musical instruments  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Archeology  Search this
Taj Mahal (Agra, India)  Search this
Dalai Lama  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1998.2.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_298742
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Marshall !Kung Expedition III 1952-1953

Creator:
Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 )  Search this
Physical description:
reference 78 film reels (80,000 feet) silent color/b&w 16mm
preservation 78 film reels (80,000 feet) silent color/b&w 16mm
archival original 78 film reels (80,000 feet) silent color/b&w 16mm
Culture:
San (African people)  Search this
Herero (African people)  Search this
Mutues (Bantu) Angola  Search this
Tswama  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kalahari
Namibia
San association with Herero
San Association with Tswama
Namibia2HRAF
Africa
South West Africa
Date:
1952-1953
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Hunting--eland--gemsbok--wildebeest--duiker--warthog--ostrich  Search this
Fire--"rolling" with fire sticks  Search this
Poison--manufacturing of--application of to arrows  Search this
String--manufacturing of  Search this
Arrows--manufacturing of  Search this
Gathering--gum--baobab fruit--palm fruit--mangetti nuts--ubee roots--=khoa water roots--oley berries--!naa berries--salt at a pan  Search this
Manufacture of--string--arrows--poison--nets--Kalahari  Search this
Musical instruments--playing one-stringed violin--playing //guashie  Search this
Pastoralists  Search this
Herding--goats--Herero--Tswama  Search this
Food--preparation of small and large game  Search this
Nets--manufacture of  Search this
Trance--curing  Search this
Toys--making toy cars  Search this
Meat--distribution--butchering--preparation  Search this
Tobacco--cultivation  Search this
Divination--with oracle discs  Search this
Water--storage of in ostrich eggs  Search this
Employment--Herero employment of !Kung San  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.11.3
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