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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1986 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Jacques Seligmann & Co. records, 1904-1978, bulk 1913-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Slide photographs shot in Mathoo Monastery, Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1 two men in traditional attire, black dress with tall hats and award ribbons holding up scarf, wrapped over shoulder with hand; 2-6 one of the man holding up his scarf, camera getting closer; 7 in foreground not focused man, background is face of man in tall hat; 8 boy in black with pink and blue ribbon, black hat, and purple scarf; 9 hand holding up end of purple scarf; 10 man holding up tan scarf with his hand wearing black with blue and pink ribbon and tall black hat with red trim; 11-14 group of children some wearing blue, hugging and laughing and talking; 15-17 boy with blue jacket holding the end of green cloth that goes up and a stick with pink on end of it; 18 boy running to door with men in black not in focus in foreground; 19 door with boy walking through it and man in black not in focus in foreground; 20 man walking through doorway wearing black with purple scarf and tall black hat; 21 man in black and boy in blue entering doorway; 22 man in black with purple scarf standing infront of door; 23-26 old monk entering doors followed by crowd; 27 black hat; 28 old monk with crowd behind him; 29-30 crowd infront of line of men wearing black dress costumes with purple scarves; 31-37 old monk blessing people that approach him sititng next to painted columns, people blessed with white scarves