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Nudist Colony Opening at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

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National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2018-08-27T15:46:36.000Z
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Pets & Animals  Search this
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Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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Exploring Dr. Frederick Douglass Patterson's papers with Anacostia Community Museum

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Lectures
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Education  Search this
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Transcription  Search this
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Network analysis : studies in human interaction. Edited by Jeremy Boissevain and J. Clyde Mitchell

Author:
Boissevain, Jeremy  Search this
Mitchell, J. Clyde (James Clyde) 1918-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 273 p. 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1973
[1973]
Topic:
Interpersonal relations  Search this
Social groups  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Call number:
HM132.N47 1973X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_257308

Women and the structure of society : selected research from the Fifth Berkshire Conference on the History of Women / edited by Barbara J. Harris and JoAnn K. McNamara

Author:
Berkshire Conference on the History of Women (5th : 1982 : Vassar College)  Search this
Harris, Barbara J (Barbara Jean) 1942-  Search this
McNamara, Jo Ann 1931-  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 305 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Place:
United States
Date:
1984
Topic:
Women--History  Search this
Sex role  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_474461

Perspectives and irony in American slavery : essays / by Carl N. Degler [and others] ; edited by Harry P. Owens

Author:
Degler, Carl N  Search this
Owens, Harry P  Search this
University of Mississippi Department of History  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 188 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Congresses
Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Place:
United States
États-Unis
USA
Date:
1976
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Slavery--Congresses  Search this
Esclavage--Congrès  Search this
Sklaverei  Search this
Call number:
E441 .P47X
E441.P47X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
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edanmdm:siris_sil_81612

Chumash

Collection Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody, 1884-1961  Search this
Container:
Box 1050
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
This subseries of the Southern California/Basin series contains John P. Harrington's research on Chumash. His voluminous records on the group--totaling several hundred thousand pages--contain data on each of the six distinct dialect groups which constitute Chumash.

Material on the Obispeno, classified as Northern Chumash, consists primarily of vocabulary and contains a mixture of linguistic, ethnographic, and personal data. These elicitations from the last known native speaker, Rosario Cooper, represent the fullest and phonetically most reliable attestation of the language.

The Purisimeno notes consist mainly of words and "corrected vocabularies." Unlike the materials for the other Central Chumash dialects--Ineseno, Barbareno, and Ventureno--these records contain little grammatical information. Occasional Purisimeno forms are to be found in the Obispeno notes. In addition, much of the Purisimeno data is intermixed with that for Ineseno, as Harrington's informants were generally speakers of both.

Records relating to Ineseno are extensive and varied. They include raw field notes, texts, semantic and grammatical slipfiles, and a dictionary. The bulk of the data are from Maria Solares.

The Barbareno dialect of Central Chumash provided a constant source of interest for Harrington. He became fluent enough that he omitted glosses and translations from his later notes and was able to exchange letters with native speakers. During the course of his fieldwork, he had the unique opportunity to work with three generations of women in one family: Luisa Ignacio (around 1914); her daughter, Lucrecia Garcia (1926-1928); and her granddaughter, Mary Yee (from the 1920s to the early 1960s). Harrington also worked with Juan de Jesus Justo, a speaker of a different subdialect. While the notes Harrington recorded on Barbareno are among his most extensive, they are not as clearly organized as those for other groups. Thousands of pages of linguistic notes are totally without organization. Harrington rarely obtained paradigms. Instead, he obtained information by rechecking other sources, such as his own Ineseno dictionary, or by eliciting sentences in a random fashion. While textual material is plentiful, complete interlinear and free translations are often lacking.

Harrington's ethnographic notes on the Ventureno are among the most complete for any California Indian tribe he studied. Detailed accounts of Chumash life were obtained from the elderly Fernando Librado. Their interviews touched upon religion, perceptions of astronomy, such technologies as boat building and basket making, social structure, medical practices, and natural resources. A number of subdialects are represented in the Ventureno notes. Harrington recorded the "commonized" Ventura Mission dialect (samala) from Librado, Simplicio Pico, and Cecilio Tumamait. Interior Chumash (Cayetano and Castequeno) was obtained from Jose Juan Olivas. Other dialects mentioned include Mugu, Malibu, Ojai, and Matilija. There are also notes on the lone woman of San Nicolas Island.

In comparison with the records for the other Chumash dialects, documentation for Island Chumash (Ysleno) is extremely limited. Scattered throughout the material are references to the two dialects of Santa Cruz (Cruzeno), swaxil and kaxas. The speech of Santa Rosa and San Miguel is also mentioned.

The subseries also contains drafts of different lengths and in various stages of completion. Two documents pertain to Barbareno linguistics while the remaining papers reflect Harrington's cultural study of the Chumash.
Biographical / Historical:
John P. Harrington studied the Chumash Indians of southern California more thoroughly than any other group, both linguistically and culturally. He first expressed interest in the Chumash culture as early as 1902 during summer school studies with A. L. Kroeber and P. E. Goddard. His linguistic study of the Chumash family began during his association with the School of American Archaeology and the Panama-California Exposition and continued periodically up until his death in 1961.
General:
Microfilm Reel: 3
Subseries Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Subseries Rights:
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Collection Citation:
John Peabody Harrington papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
The preferred citation for the Harrington Papers will reference the actual location within the collection, i.e. Box 172, Alaska/Northwest Coast, Papers of John Peabody Harrington, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

However, as the NAA understands the need to cite phrases or vocabulary on specific pages, a citation referencing the microfilmed papers is acceptable. Please note that the page numbering of the PDF version of the Harrington microfilm does not directly correlate to the analog microfilm frame numbers. If it is necessary to cite the microfilmed papers, please refer to the specific page number of the PDF version, as in: Papers of John Peabody Harrington, Microfilm: MF 7, R34 page 42.
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National Anthropological Archives
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Social Structure

Collection Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler, 1886-1972  Search this
Container:
Box 31
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955-1958
Collection Restrictions:
By Ethel Freeman's instructions, the collection was restricted for ten years dating from the receipt and signing of the release forms on October 12, 1972. Literary property rights to the unpublished materials in the collection were donated to the National Anthropological Archives.

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Collection Citation:
Ethel Cutler Freeman papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ethel Cutler Freeman papers / Series 5: Seminole Indians / Culture
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National Anthropological Archives
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[Design for Plate to Illustrate Article on Social Structure and Process]

Collection Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler, 1886-1972  Search this
Extent:
Rolled.
Container:
Box 84
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
By Ethel Freeman's instructions, the collection was restricted for ten years dating from the receipt and signing of the release forms on October 12, 1972. Literary property rights to the unpublished materials in the collection were donated to the National Anthropological Archives.

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Collection Citation:
Ethel Cutler Freeman papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ethel Cutler Freeman papers / Series 14: Photographs
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National Anthropological Archives
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AUFS Bolivia Aymara Film Project

Collection Creator:
American University (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Miller, Norman N., 1933-  Search this
Extent:
84 Film reels (17 hours, color sound; 36,800 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1973
Scope and Contents:
Full film record of the American Universities Field Staff "Faces of Change" film series in Bolivia. Footage was shot in a high Andes valley of western Bolivia in the villages of Ayata (a primarily mestizo town) and Vitocota (an Aymara Indian community), both located in Munecas Province, Department of La Paz. The project explored the nature of Altiplano social structure as manifest between the residents of these related communities, focusing on social and cultural factors which unite as well as divide them. Documentation includes: planting and harvesting of potatoes and ocha; manufacture of chicha (corn beer); sheep herding; market days; the Fiesta of Santiago held conjointly between Vitocota and Ayata and the Fiesta of San Lorenzo in Ayata; dispute management and settlement which accompanies these celebrations; syncretic rites (using coca leaves) performed at the beginning of the Aymara year (August 1); the role of Aymara women in the Andean economy; and the syncretic nature of Altiplano Bolivian religious and magical beliefs and practices. The edited films VIRACOCHA, THE CHILDREN KNOW, POTATO PLANTERS, ANDEAN WOMEN, THE SPIRIT POSSESSION OF ALEJANDRO MAMANI, and MAGIC AND CATHOLICISM were produced from this film project.

Legacy Keywords: Syncretism Aymara Bolivia ; Agriculture Bolivia ; Harvests potatoes ocha division of harvest Bolivia ; Festivals religious Aymara mestizo Fiesta of Santiago in Vitocota processions Dea de la Bandeta (Flag Day) Fiesta of San Lorenzo in Ayata Bolivia ; Curing brujos Bolivia ; Drinking social festivals ritualistic drunkenness Bolivia ; Alcoholic beverages chicha manufacture of fermented cane juice drinking of Bolivia ; Chicha drinking manufacture of festivals Bolivia ; Coca use of Bolivia ; Divination use of coca in Aymara Bolivia ; Weaving looms Aymara Bolivia ; Disputes settlement of boundaries Bolivia ; Spirit possession suicide Bolivia ; Musical instruments flutes drums playing the kena-kena(straigt flute) festivals Bolivia ; Herding pigs sheep llamas alpacas Bolivia ; Markets transportation of produce to shopping at trade Bolivia ; Mills sugar cane Bolivia ; Dancing Festival of Santiago mestizo Indian snake dance traditional Bolivia ; Sports soccer Bolivia ; Planting potatoes ochas corn methods consideration of saints' days in Bolivia ; Abortion ideas about birth control Bolivia ; Ploughing Bolivia ; Haciendas prohibition of system Bolivia ; Cultivation corn Bolivia ; Labour mestizo hired conditions division of between men and women conflict of with education wages Bolivia ; Originarios land-owners Bolivia2HRAF ; Music hymns brass bands phonograph records singing of patriotic songs Bolivia2HRAF ; Magic divinations sacrifices invocations magical objects Bolivia2HRAF ; Libations offering of chanting Bolivia ; Sacrifice invocations Bolivia2HRAF ; Washing clothes Bolivia2HRAF ; Churches icons Bolivia2HRAF ; Costume dance masks Bolivia2HRAF ; Masks dance characters Bolivia2HRAF ; Prayer lamentations Santiago Bolivia ; Shelters lamars Festival of Santiago Bolivia2HRAF ; Ritual lamars arcos coca Bolivia2HRAF ; Children treatment of relations between mestizo and Aymara education of Bolivia2HRAF ; Drunkenness festivals attitudes towards Bolivia2HRAF ; Games soccer Bolivia ; Police Aymara mestizos' relations with Bolivia2HRAF ; Debts collection of Bolivia2HRAF ; Icons Santiago San Lorenzo Bolivia ; Visions of Santiago Bolivia ; Social system Agrarian reform criticism of Bolivia2HRAF ; Medicine western travelling "physician" mestizo Bolivia2HRAF ; Education directives schools instruction conflict of with labour teachers language of instruction Bolivia2HRAF ; Conversation Bolivia ; Food eating boiled corn eating soup eating boiled calla eating freeze-dried ocha buthchering lamb Alliance for Progress donations Bolivia2HRAF ; Schools Bolivia2HRAF ; Households chores Bolivia2HRAF ; Houses adobe construction of habitability Bolivia ; Meat butchering of lamb Bolivia2HRAF ; Butchering lamb Bolivia ; Wills and testaments drafting of division of estate Bolivia2HRAF ; Spouses physical abuse of Bolivia2HRAF ; Suicide spirit possession Bolivia2HRAF ; Boundaries fields disputes Bolivia2HRAF ; Military conscription Bolivia2HRAF

Credits: Smith, Hubert filmmaker (1938- ) ; Reichline, Neil, cameraman
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 2014.2.3
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
American University Field Staff Faces of Change collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
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White Africa

Extent:
1 Film reel (1,471 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by the British Broadcasting Corporation documents a predominantly Afrikaner nationalist perspective on the apartheid system of South Africa. The film is driven by Afrikaners commentary discussing religious, economic, and evolutionary justification for the stratification of the races through denial/restriction of career opportunities, education, and residential access. The ways in which the system of apartheid has proven itself prosperous for the country through economic limitation imposed, resulting in a social structure of cheap labor for the production of raw materials which drive the country's economy. The Afrikaner perspective is presented through voice-over and accompanying footage, which contradicts a view that the apartheid system is governed by the concept of "separate but equal. Included are images of public race-specific signs, pedestrian activity in various cities, aerial views of Cape Town, Xhosa women in Transkei, and African children singing "Nkosi Sikelele Afrika."

Legacy Keywords: Racism ; Nationalism
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1994.21.247
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
REMC 2 educational film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Transformations of kinship / edited by Maurice Godelier, Thomas R. Trautmann, and Franklin E. Tjon Sie Fat

Author:
Godelier, Maurice  Search this
Trautmann, Thomas R  Search this
Tjon Sie Fat, Franklin Edmund 1947-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 449 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1998
Topic:
Kinship  Search this
Social structure  Search this
Social evolution  Search this
Social change  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
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The winds of tomorrow : social change in a Maya town / Richard A. Thompson

Author:
Thompson, Richard A (Richard Allen)  Search this
Physical description:
x, 182 pages ; 23 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
Mexico
Ticul
Ticul (Mexico)
Ticul, Mexico
Ticul, Mexique
Mexiko
Maya
Date:
1974
Topic:
Mayas--Social conditions  Search this
Acculturation  Search this
Mayas--Conditions sociales  Search this
Acculturation--Cas, Études de  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Sozialer Wandel  Search this
Social change  Search this
Conditions sociales  Search this
Acculturation--Mexico--Ticul--Case studies  Search this
Ticul (Mexico)--Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
F1391.T35 T48X
F1391.T35 T48
F1391.T35T48X
F1391.T35T48
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1146777

The living goddesses / Marija Gimbutas ; edited and supplemented by Miriam Robbins Dexter

Author:
Alseikaitė 1921-1994  Search this
Dexter, Miriam Robbins 1943-  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 286 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Europe
Europe, Western
Date:
1999
©1999
Topic:
Religion, Prehistoric  Search this
Goddesses, Prehistoric  Search this
Neolithic period  Search this
Folklore  Search this
15.40 prehistory  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Religion  Search this
Prehistorie  Search this
Godsdienst  Search this
Goddesses  Search this
Gods and goddesses  Search this
Stone Age  Search this
Church history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_682190

Structures sociales en pays baga (Guinée française)

Author:
Paulme, Denise  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1956
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Baga social structure  Search this
Call number:
QH3 .B936b
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_753958

State and society / [edited by] J. Gledhill, B. Bender, and M.T. Larsen

Author:
Gledhill, John  Search this
Bender, Barbara  Search this
Larsen, Mogens Trolle  Search this
World Archaeological Congress (1986 : Southampton, England)  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 347 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1988
Topic:
Political anthropology  Search this
Social structure  Search this
State, The--Origin  Search this
Social archaeology  Search this
Call number:
GN492.S73 1988X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_361967

Nineteenth-century cities : essays in the new urban history / edited by Stephan Thernstrom and Richard Sennett

Author:
Yale Conference on the Nineteenth-Century Industrial City (1968 : New Haven)  Search this
Editor:
Thernstrom, Stephan  Search this
Sennett, Richard 1943-  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 430 pages ; 21 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Conference proceedings
Conference papers and proceedings
History
Place:
Grande-Bretagne
USA
Date:
1969
19th century
19e siècle
Topic:
Cities and towns--History  Search this
Social history  Search this
Cities--history  Search this
Villes--Histoire  Search this
Histoire sociale--Congrès  Search this
Cities and towns  Search this
Geschichte  Search this
Stadt  Search this
Stadtsoziologie  Search this
Steden  Search this
Sociaal-economische ontwikkeling  Search this
Urbanisme  Search this
Call number:
HT119 .Y3 1968X
HT119.Y3 1968X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_3791

Primate behavior and sociobiology : selected papers (part b) of the VIIIth Congress of the International Primatological Society, Florence, 7-12 July 1980 / edited by A.B. Chiarelli and R.S. Corruccini

Author:
Chiarelli, Brunetto 1934-  Search this
Corruccini, Robert S  Search this
International Primatological Society  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 182 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Date:
1981
Topic:
Primates--Behavior  Search this
Social behavior in animals  Search this
Primates  Search this
Social Behavior  Search this
Primates--Moeurs et comportement  Search this
Comportement social chez les animaux  Search this
Call number:
QL737.P9 P6713X
QL737.P9P6713X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_144488

Nametag

Collector:
Mr. C. P. Dredge  Search this
Donor Name:
Virgil M Hillyer Fund  Search this
Culture:
Korean  Search this
Object Type:
Nametag
Place:
South Korea, Asia
Accession Date:
17 Sep 1976
Collection Date:
1973 to 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
323959
USNM Number:
E418341-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/336835bb9-3b5f-48dd-a6a3-309b4ebb3b63
EDAN-URL:
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Nametag

Collector:
Mr. C. P. Dredge  Search this
Donor Name:
Virgil M Hillyer Fund  Search this
Culture:
Korean  Search this
Object Type:
Nametag
Place:
South Korea, Asia
Accession Date:
17 Sep 1976
Collection Date:
1973 to 1974
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
323959
USNM Number:
E418342-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30e91e33a-98b3-4de4-afef-816e798425c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8450177
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Identification Tag

Donor Name:
Virgil M Hillyer Fund  Search this
Object Type:
Identification Tag
Place:
Korea, Asia
Accession Date:
10 Aug 1972
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
302848
USNM Number:
E415031-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3452b33e8-1960-4f79-8e6d-14e930edb90c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8446244
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