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Photograph of Oxford University Diploma in Anthropology Class

Names:
University of Oxford. Institute of Social and Cultural Anthropology  Search this
Balfour, Henry, 1863-1939  Search this
Barbeau, Marius, 1883-1969  Search this
Jenness, Diamond, 1886-1969  Search this
Marett, R. R. (Robert Ranulph), 1866-1943  Search this
Thomson, Arthur, 1858-1935  Search this
Wallis, Wilson D. (Wilson Dallam), 1886-1970  Search this
Extent:
1 Copy print
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Photographs
Date:
1910-1911
Scope and Contents note:
Group portrait of recipients and dons of Oxford University Diploma in Anthropology Class, made in June 1910. The anthropologists depicted are Wilson Dallam Wallis, Diamond Jenness, Charles Marius Barbeau, Henry Balfour, Arthur Thompson, and Robert R. Marett.
Biographical/Historical note:
Oxford University's Diploma in Anthropology was introduced in 1906. Wilson Dallam Wallis and Charles Marius Barbeau were Rhodes Scholars who graduated with diplomas in 1910. Diamond Jenness attended Oxford on a Balliol scholarship and received his diploma in 1911. Balfour, Thomson, and Marett were the three most influential dons in the early period of the Anthropology Diploma. Balfour served as curator of the Pitt Rivers Museum at Oxford, Thomson lectured on human anatomy and physical anthropology, and Marett served as Secretary of the Committee of Anthropology.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 76-130
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The Pitt Rivers Museum at Oxford University holds the papers of Henry Balfour, Arthur Thomson, and Robert Marett, as well as the original of this photograph.
The University of Minnesota Archives holds the Wilson Dallam Wallis papers.
The Canadian Museum of Civilization holds the papers of Charles Marius Barbeau.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 76-130, Photograph of 1910-1911 Diploma in Anthropology Class, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.76-130
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-76-130

The friction-drum by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
pages 67-90 illustrations 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1907
Topic:
Drum  Search this
Call number:
ML1035 .B18 1907
ML1035.B18 1907
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_272708

Haida portrait mask / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
[3] p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
Northwest coast of North America
Date:
1907
[1907?]
Topic:
Indian masks  Search this
Haida wood-carving  Search this
Call number:
E98.M3 B35 1907
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_687573

On the structure and affinities of the composite bow / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
p. [220]-246, [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1889
Topic:
Bow and arrow  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN498.B78 B18o 1889
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_525464

Ethnologised pasts and their archival futures : construing the archive of Southern KwaZulu-Natal pertinent to the period before 1910 / Carolyn Hamilton and Nessa Leibhammer

Author:
Hamilton, Carolyn  Search this
Leibhammer, Nessa  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Haddon, Alfred C (Alfred Cort) 1855-1940  Search this
Pitt Rivers Museum  Search this
University of Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
South Africa
KwaZulu-Natal
England
Date:
2016
Topic:
Material culture  Search this
Collecting South African art  Search this
Ethnology--Archival resources  Search this
Ethnological museums and collections  Search this
Call number:
GN406 .T75 2016
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1099758

La description graphique : dessins et photographies dans les carnets de terrain et le travail de conservateur de Henry Balfour / par Christopher Morton

Author:
Morton, Christopher A  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Place:
Africa, East
India
Nāgāland
Date:
2018
Topic:
Ethnology--Fieldwork  Search this
Photography in ethnology  Search this
Ethnic groups  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .G7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1099376

Salutes, labels and other archival artefacts / Carolyn Hamilton and Nessa Leibhammer

Author:
Hamilton, Carolyn  Search this
Leibhammer, Nessa  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Mayr, Franz 1865-1914  Search this
Pitt Rivers Museum  Search this
Natal Museum (Pietermaritzburg, South Africa)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
South Africa
KwaZulu-Natal
Date:
2014
Topic:
Zulu (African people)--Material culture--Collectors and collecting  Search this
Zulu (African people)--Material culture--Research  Search this
Ethnographic photography  Search this
Call number:
CD2451 .U63 2014
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1060767

The bird cult of Easter Island / by Mrs. Scoresby Routledge ; Some ethnological suggestions in regard to Easter Island, or Rapanui / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Routledge, Scoresby Mrs. b. 1866  Search this
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
p. [337]-381 : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Easter Island
Date:
1917
1917?]
Topic:
Birds--Religious aspects  Search this
Cults  Search this
Religion  Search this
Call number:
F3169 .R68 1917
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_802390

Thorn-lined traps and their distribution. By Henry Balfour ..

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
5 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1925
Topic:
Fish traps  Search this
Call number:
SH344.6.T67 db B36 1925
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807627

The welfare of primitive peoples : presidential address / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1923
Topic:
Primitive societies  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN397.5 .B35 1923
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_807639

Notes on a collection of ancient stone implements from Ejura, Ashanti / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
16 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Ashanti Region
Ashanti Region (Ghana)
Antiquities
Date:
1912
Topic:
Stone implements  Search this
Axhammers  Search this
Celts  Search this
Call number:
GN446.1 .B35 1912
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_696850

South Africa's contribution to prehistoric archaeology / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
British Association for the Advancement of Science South Africa Section H (Anthropology)  Search this
Physical description:
12 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1929
Topic:
Antiquities, Prehistoric  Search this
Call number:
GN865.S6 B35 1929
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_697467

Aesthetic pleasure and institutional power

Author:
Coombes, Annie E  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Roth, H. Ling (Henry Ling) 1854-1925  Search this
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Haddon, Alfred C (Alfred Cort) 1855-1940  Search this
Dalton, O. M (Ormonde Maddock) 1866-1945  Search this
Read, Charles Hercules Sir 1857-1929  Search this
British Museum Department of Ethnography History  Search this
British Punitive Expedition, 1897  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
England
London
Date:
1994
Topic:
Bronzes, Bini--Study and teaching  Search this
Ethnological museums and collections  Search this
Call number:
DT32.1 .C66 1994X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_502128

The archer's bow in the Homeric poems : an attempted diagnosis / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Subject:
Homer Archaeology  Search this
Physical description:
20 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1921
Topic:
Bow and arrow  Search this
Call number:
GN498.B78 B18 1921
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_503281

Ritual and secular uses of vibrating membranes as voice disguisers

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Nigeria
Date:
1948
Topic:
Voice disguisers  Search this
Tiv mirlitons  Search this
Igbo mirlitons  Search this
Bone mirlitons  Search this
Mirlitons  Search this
Call number:
GN2 .R88j
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_509638

Modern brass-casting in West Africa

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Amonikoyi, Ali  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Togo
Africa, West
Date:
1910
Topic:
Bronzes, Yoruba  Search this
Art metal-work  Search this
Art metal-workers  Search this
Precision casting  Search this
Call number:
GN2 .R88j
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_519887

The origin of West African crossbows

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, West
Date:
1910
Topic:
Crossbows  Search this
Call number:
Q11 .S66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_547912

Earth smoking-pipes from South Africa & Central Asia

Title:
Earth smoking-pipes from South Africa and Central Asia
Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, Southern
Date:
1922
Topic:
Pipes (Smoking equipment)  Search this
Clay tobacco pipes  Search this
Call number:
GN1 .M26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_551404

The Tandu industry in northern Nigeria and its affinities elsewhere

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Date:
1934
Topic:
Leatherwork, Hausa  Search this
Hausa leather boxes (Containers)  Search this
Industries  Search this
Call number:
GN4 .E78
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_555654

The old British "pibcorn" or "hornpipe", and its affinities / by Henry Balfour

Author:
Balfour, Henry 1863-1939  Search this
Physical description:
p. [142]-154, [2] leaves of plates ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1890
Topic:
Wind instruments--History  Search this
Hornpipes  Search this
Call number:
ML931 .B18 1890
ML931.B18 1890
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_410443

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