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Folk songs of Laos: Lao - Village orchestra music; Khene music

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Laotians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Laos
Contents:
Lao Village Orchestra: A peoplre of Burma making a voyage in a pirogue--Laotian love song--Song about the work of the people of Burma--Music for walking in the garden--Two canals--Lao fishing song--Lao flute--Story of a Lao playing a flute to obtain some precious jewels--Unidentified Lao song; Khene music: Lying down on a seat--Song for receiving guests--Archaic story about laughter--Song of Luang Prabang--Song of the bird--Song about the King of Laos--Song played a young man for his sweetheart--Three bamboo poles--Goddbye Sweetheart (Auld lang syne)
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-1792
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Laos, July 18, 1957.
General:
CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
World music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-1792
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5bc5e64b0-c6d8-4bb4-af79-7dbbeacba74d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref20217

Ralph Redford Photographs

Creator:
Ralph Redford  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Cubic feet (552 slides, Color, 35mm)
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Slides
Slides (photographs)
Place:
Afghanistan
Burma
Yemen
Date:
undated
Arrangement:
in box
Biographical / Historical:
Ralph Redford was a Foreign Service officer who travelled extensively in Asia during and after World War II. Locations include Burma, Yemen and Afghanistan.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2015.11
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Genre/Form:
Slides (photographs)
Identifier:
FSA.A2015.11
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc3f2378f94-4b26-4ddd-99ae-b374e20da049
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-fsa-a2015-11
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The Burmese Monument That Appears to Defy Gravity

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
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2016-09-09T21:18:56.000Z
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Ridiculous Planthopper Nymphs in Action

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Type:
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2014-05-16T00:00:02.000Z
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These POWs Were Forced to Build the Bridge Over River Kwai

Creator:
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Type:
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2018-08-07T15:30:01.000Z
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This Forest is Filled with Wild Butterflies

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
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2014-05-09T04:00:01.000Z
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What Is the Glass Palace Chronicle and Why Is It Important?

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What Elephants Endure When Used as Tourist Attractions

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Type:
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2014-04-18T13:43:13.000Z
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How Buddha's Hair Inspired Burma's Most Sacred Site

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Type:
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2017-03-17T11:00:08.000Z
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A Rare Glimpse of the Elusive Sun Bear

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Type:
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This Burmese Forest Has Been Untouched Since WWII

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Type:
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2014-04-18T13:43:13.000Z
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How the Thinnest Burmese Gold Leaf Is Made

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Type:
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2016-09-09T21:14:15.000Z
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Catching a Tiger by the Toe, Literally

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Type:
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Pagodas: The Ancient Burmese Status Symbols

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Type:
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Art of India and beyond Andrew Topsfield

Author:
Topsfield, Andrew  Search this
Author:
Ashmolean Museum  Search this
Physical description:
319 pages color illustrations 27 x 20 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Catalogues
Date:
2021
Topic:
Art, Indic  Search this
Art de l'Inde  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1153168

Tantra, magic, and vernacular religions in monsoon Asia texts, practices, and practitioners from the margins edited by Andrea Acri and Paolo E. Rosati

Editor:
Acri, Andrea 1981-  Search this
Rosati, Paolo E  Search this
Physical description:
x, 218 pages illustrations 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Asia
Date:
2023
Topic:
Tantrism  Search this
Tantrism--Customs and practices  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158462

Quartz

Taxon:
Albite - Associated Mineral  Search this
Quartz - Primary Mineral  Search this
Topaz - Associated Mineral  Search this
Place:
Sakangyi, Mogok, Sagaing, Mandalay Div., Myanmar [Burma], Asia
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB007QFN
USNM Number:
R2022900
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Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Washington A. Roebling Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/377cf974c-bfc9-4f66-a872-7b7ef66a05ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_13243020

Quartz

Taxon:
Quartz - Primary Mineral  Search this
Topaz - Associated Mineral  Search this
Place:
Sakangyi, Mogok, Sagaing, Mandalay Div., Myanmar [Burma], Asia
Other Numbers:
IGSN : NHB007QFL
USNM Number:
R2023000
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Mineral Sciences
Minerals
Washington A. Roebling Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Mineral Sciences Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/385b72ebf-cab2-4fd5-b7e2-4ce1f6dd9347
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhmineralsciences_13243021

Adelaide Pearson Film of Asian Pottery Techniques

Creator:
Pearson, Adelaide  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (27 minutes, black-and-white silent; 717 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
Asia
India
Burma
Malaysia
Vietnam
Japan
Date:
1938-1939
Scope and Contents:
Edited film of a trip to Asia to view a variety of pottery techniques. The film concentrates on Indian pottery making, primarily in the Delhi Pottery Works and Puri, but also includes brief sequences of pottery making in Burma, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Japan. Film was shot in 1938-1939 by Adelaide Pearson, founder of Rowantree Pottery in Blue Hill, Maine.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Local Numbers:
HSFA 1991.2.1
Provenance:
Received from David Weiss, Northeast Historic Film, in 1991.
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.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Pottery, Asian  Search this
Pottery craft  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Adelaide Pearson Film of Asian Pottery Techniques, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1991.02
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc90f899627-9ecb-455a-a0e0-813579e9f483
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1991-02

William McCloskey Fishing and World Fisheries Photographic Collection

Creator:
McCloskey, William B., 1928-  Search this
Extent:
5.3 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Articles
Photographs
Field notes
Place:
Portugal
Peru
Vietnam
Taiwan
Singapore
Indonesia
India
Malaysia
Japan
Burma
Brazil
Chile
Canada
Alaska
Norway
New England
New Zealand
Date:
1952-2005
Scope and Contents:
The collection consists primarily of photographic slides taken by McCloskey while aboard commerical fishing vessels. The photographs were taken in bodies of water spanning the globe, including those off the coasts of Japan, New Zealand, Alaska, New England, Canada, Norway, Taiwan, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Burma, Chile, Peru, the Caribbean, Portugal and numerous other places. In addition, there are photographs taken aboard fishing boats on rivers, including those in China and in Brazil. Also included in the collection are field notebooks kept by McCloskey, articles and other printed materials, and papers relating to two of McCloskey's books on fishing.
Arrangement:
The collection is divided into three series.

Series 1: Photographs

Series 2: Field notebooks

Series 3: Printed materials
Biographical / Historical:
Author, photographer, and authority on commerical fishing, fisheries and fishing boats.
Provenance:
Donated to the Archives Center by William B. McCloskey in 2010.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Sealing  Search this
Rivers -- China  Search this
Rivers -- Brazil  Search this
Rivers  Search this
Whaling  Search this
Trawlers (Vessels)  Search this
Fisheries  Search this
Fisheries -- Equipment and supplies  Search this
Crabbing  Search this
Fur trade  Search this
Ocean  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Fishing boats  Search this
Genre/Form:
Articles
Photographs -- Color transparencies -- 2000-2010
Photographs -- Color transparencies -- 1950-2000
Field notes
Citation:
William McCloskey Fishing and World Fisheries Photographic Collection, 1952-2005, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.1192
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83cf1cb77-6a57-4659-b087-64eca4c59286
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-1192

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