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Nylon Bag

Collector:
Dr. Joshua A. Bell  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Length - Basket Only:
28.6 cm
Length - Handle:
34.5 cm
Total Length:
64.5 cm
Width:
26.5 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Bag
Place:
Goroka Town, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
17 May 2017
Collection Date:
6 Mar 2010
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2058626
USNM Number:
E435150-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/359f271ce-2958-47ba-aa6b-bfc15171141f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_13851229
Online Media:

Nylon Bag

Collector:
Dr. Joshua A. Bell  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Length - Basket Only:
30 cm
Length - Handle:
35.5 cm
Total Length:
65 cm
Width:
23 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Bag
Place:
Goroka Town, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
17 May 2017
Collection Date:
6 Mar 2010
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2058626
USNM Number:
E435151-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e45e8327-7a23-4c5a-ae23-4518042e2c04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_13851230
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Bark Cloth Back Apron

Collector:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Donor Name:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Length - Object:
102 cm
Width - Object:
9 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Apron
Place:
Watut River Valley, New Guinea / Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
30 Sep 1985
Collection Date:
1963
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
357199
USNM Number:
E423083-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a83723eb-8303-459e-a711-3d4b58c86f16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456062

Gourd

Collector:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Donor Name:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Length - Object:
17 cm
Width - Object:
8 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Gourd
Place:
Watut River Valley, New Guinea / Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
30 Sep 1985
Collection Date:
1963
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
357199
USNM Number:
E423085-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b3bab566-636b-406d-87d2-fbd86b250dfd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456064

Bark Cloth Back Apron

Collector:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Donor Name:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Length - Object:
73 cm
Width - Object:
7.5 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Apron
Place:
Watut River Valley, New Guinea / Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
30 Sep 1985
Collection Date:
1963
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
357199
USNM Number:
E423084-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/391871cca-7d9f-413c-aa9e-859661dbd9d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456063

String Front (And Back?) Apron

Collector:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Donor Name:
A. L. Zell  Search this
Length - Object:
40 cm
Width - Object:
18 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Apron
Place:
Watut River Valley, New Guinea / Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
30 Sep 1985
Collection Date:
1963
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
357199
USNM Number:
E423086-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bf213fe9-4b8d-4ac0-abb8-3baed06fb098
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8456065

Painting

Collector:
Elizabeth Duggal  Search this
Alain Taghipour  Search this
Donor Name:
Elizabeth Duggal  Search this
Length - Painting (No Border):
77.5 cm
Width - Painting (No Border):
115 cm
Length:
86.5 cm
Width:
126 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Painting
Place:
Goroka, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
17 May 2017
Collection Date:
16 Jan 2011
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2058322
USNM Number:
E435192-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/328b06da2-03f6-4b3a-ac18-20ee66f361a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_13851281

Painting

Collector:
Dr. Joshua A. Bell  Search this
Donor Name:
National Museum of Natural History  Search this
Length - Painting:
63.5 cm
Width - Painting:
100 cm
Length:
71.5 cm
Width:
107.5 cm
Culture:
Chimbu  Search this
Object Type:
Painting
Place:
Goroka, Eastern Highlands, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia
Accession Date:
17 May 2017
Collection Date:
16 Jan 2011
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
2058627
USNM Number:
E435187-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32968b885-3316-446e-bf32-118437d56b40
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_13851276

Lewis Cotlow films

Creator:
Cotlow, Lewis, 1898-1987  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (8 hours 16 minutes, color sound; 17,400 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Culture:
Inuit (Canadian Eskimo)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Place:
Africa, Eastern
North America
South America
Arctic regions
Oceania
Uganda
Tanzania
Kenya
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Congo (Brazzaville)
Canada
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1949-circa 1969
Scope and Contents:
Original film, prints, elements, sound materials and associated texts from the following films produced by explorer Lewis Cotlow: SAVAGE SPLENDOR, ZANZABUKU, VANISHING AFRICA, TWIGHLIGHT OF THE PRIMITIVE, PRIMITIVE PARADISE, JUNGLE HEADHUNTERS, HIGH ARCTIC, IN SEARCH OF THE PRIMITIVE.

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.
Biographical / Historical:
Explorer and filmmaker Lewis Cotlow directed expeditions between 1940 and 1969 while carrying the Explorers Club Flag to the Amazon, Africa, Australia, and New Guinea.
Provenance:
Received from Lewis Cotlow in 1978 and the Cincinnati Museum of Natural History in 1985 and 1987.
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:
Chimbu (Papua New Guinean people)  Search this
Dani (New Guinean people)  Search this
Enga (Papua New Guinean people)  Search this
Medlpa (Papua New Guinean people)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Identifier:
HSFA.1985.11
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Lewis Cotlow films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc91afaead0-d81e-4dbf-b886-88265b4b236b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1985-11

Chimbu people under pressure : the social impact of urbanisation in Papua New Guinea / by K.J. Dalton

Title:
Social impact of urbanisation in Papua New Guinea
Author:
Dalton, K. J  Search this
Physical description:
110 p. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
Topic:
Urbanization--Social aspects--Papua New Guinea  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Call number:
HN932.A8 D35 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_511476

Beyond a mountain valley : the Simbu of Papua New Guinea / Paula Brown

Author:
Brown, Paula 1925-2009  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 296 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Chimbu Province
Chimbu Province (Papua New Guinea)
Date:
1995
C1995
Topic:
History  Search this
Folklore  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Big man (Melanesia)  Search this
Folklore--Performance  Search this
Acculturation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_520148

Struggle for land; agriculture and group territories among the Chimbu of the New Guinea highlands [by] H.C. Brookfield and Paul Brown

Author:
Brookfield, H. C  Search this
Brown, Paula 1925-2009  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 193 p. illus., maps (2 fold. col. in pocket) tables. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Date:
1963
Topic:
Land use  Search this
Call number:
GN424 .B87
GN424.B87
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_16804

Krankheiten und Krankenbehandlung bei den Chimbu im zentralen Hochland von Neu-Guinea / Joachim Sterly

Author:
Sterly, Joachim 1926-  Search this
Physical description:
289 p. : 19 ill., map ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1973
Topic:
Health and hygiene  Search this
Traditional medicine  Search this
Call number:
DU742 .S73X
DU742.S73X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_72900

Highland peoples of New Guinea / Paula Brown

Author:
Brown, Paula 1925-2009  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 258 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1977
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Call number:
GN671.N5B73X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_97505

The Chimbu : a study of change in the New Guinea Highlands / Paula Brown

Author:
Brown, Paula 1925-2009  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 151, [16] p. : ill., 2 maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
1972
Call number:
DU740 .B832 1973
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_933069

The Simbu : people of Papua New Guinea / basic text and photographs provided by P. Brown

Title:
People of Papua New Guinea
Author:
Brown, Paula 1925-2009  Search this
Physical description:
[16] p. : col. ill., map ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1980
Call number:
GN671.N5 B768 1980
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_956685

Simbu law : conflict management in the New Guinea highlands / Aaron Podolefsky

Author:
Podolefsky, Aaron  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 144 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Chimbu Province
Chimbu Province (Papua New Guinea)
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Chimbu (Papua New Guinean people)--Social conditions  Search this
Dispute resolution (Law)  Search this
Mediation  Search this
Conflict management  Search this
Social conditions  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980727

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