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Melville Herskovits and the visual arts / Justine Cordwell

Author:
Cordwell, Justine M. 1920-2011  Search this
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) Program of African Studies  Search this
African Studies Association Annual Meeting (31st : 1988 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Subject:
Herskovits, Melville J (Melville Jean) 1895-1963 Knowledge and learning  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Influence  Search this
Cordwell, Justine M. 1920-2011 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
23 leaves : ill. ; 28 cm.
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa, West
United States
Date:
2011
[2011]
Topic:
Design--Anthropological aspects  Search this
Aesthetics--Research  Search this
Culture in art  Search this
Anthropologists--Education  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_973219

Des images typiques : l'anthropologie physique et la photographie aux États-Unis dans les années 1920-1930 / par Camille Joseph

Author:
Joseph, Camille  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Hrdlička, Alěs 1869-1942  Search this
Field Museum of Natural History  Search this
Races of mankind (Exhibition).)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
2018
Topic:
Physical anthropology  Search this
Photography in ethnology  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Ethnographic photography  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .G7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1099377

Introduction to handbook of American Indian languages and Indian linguistic families of America North of Mexico / Franz Boas, J.W. Powell

Title:
Handbook of American Indian Languages
Indian linguistics families of America North of Mexico
Author:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Author of forward:
Holder, Preston 1907-1980  Search this
Author:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Handbook of American Indian languages  Search this
Powell, John Wesley 1834-1902 Indian linguistic families of America north of Mexico. 1966  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 221 pages ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North America
Date:
2017
Topic:
Languages  Search this
Language surveys--Indians  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1092581

Indigenous visions : rediscovering the world of Franz Boas / edited by Ned Blackhawk and Isaiah Lorado Wilner

Editor:
Blackhawk, Ned  Search this
Wilner, Isaiah Lorado  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Influence  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Mind of primitive man  Search this
Physical description:
xxii, 387 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2018
20th century
Topic:
Indigenous peoples--Social conditions  Search this
Indian intellectuals  Search this
Indigenous peoples--Ethnic identity  Search this
Ethnic identity  Search this
Cultural pluralism  Search this
Ethnology--History  Search this
Anthropology--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1089712

The Boasians : founding fathers and mothers of American anthropology / William Y. Adams

Title:
Founding fathers and mothers of American anthropology
Author:
Adams, William Y (William Yewdale) 1927-  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 343 pages : portraits ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2016
20th century
Topic:
Anthropologists  Search this
Anthropology--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1082432

The Franz Boas enigma : Inuit, Arctic, and Sciences / Ludger Müller-Wille ; foreword by Rosemary Lévy Zumwalt

Author:
Müller-Wille, Ludger 1944-  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Knowledge Arctic regions  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Knowledge Inuit  Search this
Physical description:
186 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Germany
United States
Date:
2014
Topic:
Anthropologists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1021170

Before Boas : the genesis of ethnography and ethnology in the German Enlightenment / Han F. Vermeulen

Author:
Vermeulen, Han F. 1952-  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Influence  Search this
Physical description:
xxiii, 718 pages ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Germany
Europe
Russia
Date:
2015
18th century
Topic:
Ethnology--History  Search this
Anthropology--History  Search this
Enlightenment  Search this
Ethnology--Philosophy  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048546

The Franz Boas papers / edited by Regna Darnell, Michele Hamilton, Robert L.A. Hancock, and Joshua Smith, Regna Darnell, general editor

Editor of compilation:
Darnell, Regna  Search this
Subject:
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Influence  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Physical description:
volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Correspondence
Date:
2015
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048621

Inuit and whalers on Baffin Island through German eyes : Wilhelm Weike's Arctic journal and letters (1883-1884) / [edited and annotated by] Ludger Müller-Wille and Bernd Gieseking ; translated by William Barr

Author:
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Barr, William 1940-  Search this
Müller-Wille, Ludger 1944-  Search this
Gieseking, Bernd  Search this
Subject:
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917 Travel  Search this
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Weike, Wilhelm 1859-1917  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942 Travel  Search this
Physical description:
284 p. : ill., maps, ports., facsims. ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Diaries
Correspondence
Place:
Nunavut
Baffin Island
Baffin Island (Nunavut)
Date:
2011
C2011
19th century
Topic:
Inuit--Social life and customs  Search this
Whaling ships--History  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_978604

Anthropology unmasked : museums, science, and politics in New York City / Stanley A. Freed

Author:
Freed, Stanley A  Search this
Subject:
Putnam, F. W (Frederic Ward) 1839-1915  Search this
Boas, Franz 1858-1942  Search this
Wissler, Clark 1870-1947  Search this
American Museum of Natural History Department of Anthropology History  Search this
Physical description:
v. <1-2> : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2012
C2012
Topic:
Ethnological museums and collections--History  Search this
Ethnology--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_981504

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