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Hall 8 - Case #3: Easter Island Statues

Container:
Box 2 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 94-088, National Museum of Natural History. Office of Exhibits, Exhibition Records
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa94-088-refidd1e900

Easter Island: Puzzle of the Pacific

Collection Creator:
Films Incorporated  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (color sound; 1,043 ft)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1970
Scope and Contents:
Edited film documents contemporary Easter Island inhabitants and speculates about the Aveievl people--their disappearance and the stone statues they left behind. Eagle, Arnold
General:
Local Number: HSFA 1989.22.22
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:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Films Inc. educational film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Films Inc. educational films collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc93d1378b6-ba14-4d3a-861d-d9af25f160cb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1989-22-ref19

View Southeast Across Island from North Coast Near Statue Quarry of Rano Raraku; Man Lying in Field

Creator:
Thomson, William J.?  Search this
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926  Search this
Names:
Mohican Survey  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (009 in x 006 in mounted on 009 in x 006 in)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
DEC 1886
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04949100

OPPS NEG.81-2909/812880
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Polynesia -- Easter Island -- La Perouse Bay (Near)
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Easter Island: NM 20511 Thomson Col 04949100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1
Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1 / Oceania / Easter Island / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3f71ebc4a-c93e-44f4-8680-d8d49c0b3d2a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10362
Online Media:

Man Inside Volcano Inner Crater Near Ancient Stone Statues Of Upper Workshop

Creator:
Thomson, William J.?  Search this
Safford, William Edwin, 1859-1926  Search this
Names:
Mohican Survey  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (009 in x 007 in mounted on 009 in x 007 in)
Culture:
Easter Islanders  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
DEC 1886
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04950500

OPPS NEG.80-19652

OPPS NEG.812899
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Polynesia -- Easter Island -- Rana Roraka
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Easter Island: NM 20511 04950500, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1
Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1 / Oceania / Easter Island / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3885b53c8-044a-4d96-b8cd-b82b790f1b79
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10376
Online Media:

Front and Back View of Hoa-Haka-Nana-Ia, Statue, and Club with Obsidian Eyes Drawing

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf, 010 in x 007 in)
Culture:
Easter Islanders  Search this
Easter Islander  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Works of art
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.08650200
Local Note:
Ink and on paper drawing
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE: Oceania: Easter Island: Artwork: Misc, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1
Division of Ethnology photograph collection 1 / Oceania / Easter Island / Artwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3bb8b7491-de0b-4e12-9b0f-1ddc4b4fd81a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref15129

How Were Easter Island's Gigantic Statues Actually Carved?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2014-10-06T16:42:15.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianchannel
Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_H8PyKKkDIzI

Thomas Horton Associates Easter Island films

Creator:
Thomas Horton Associates  Search this
Extent:
36 Film reels (color sound; 35,148 feet)
25 Video recordings (12 hours 30 minutes, color sound; BetacamSP)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Video recordings
Sound films
Place:
Islands of the Pacific
Easter Island
Date:
1992-1993
Scope and Contents:
Full film record directed by Andrew Clark Horton and filmed by Geoffrey Hoffman for a television documentary that was never produced. Footage includes an interview with Thor Heyderdahl, Birdman cult re-enactment of swim to rock, caves with human bones, quarry and the Moai heads (large head stone statues) before they were raised to current positions, petroglyphs, archeological survey and interviews with native islanders and a "rapanui rendevous" meeting of elders and anthropologists. Collection also includes a copy of the 1934-35 Franco-Belgian expedition and interviews with and home movies of Dr. William Mulloy.

Legacy keywords: Islands ; Marine animals ; Archeology Chile ; Inscriptions ; Language and culture ; Beaches

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 2012.9.1
Provenance:
Received from Thomas Horton in 2012.
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.
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Video recordings
Citation:
Thomas Horton Associates Easter Island films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.2012.09
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e637b348-8882-45ad-a87a-4f5c54e1057c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-2012-09

Interview with Sam Green

Creator:
Green, Sam, 1966-  Search this
Subject:
Green, Samuel Adams  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
2007
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)13415
See more items in:
Oral history interviews with Sam Green, 2007-2009
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_13415

In celebration: the four corners project

Creator:
Barr, David John, 1939-  Search this
Archives of American Art  Search this
Subject:
Barr, David John  Search this
Type:
Motion Picture Film
Place:
Easter Island
Greenland
New Guinea
South Africa
Date:
1985
Topic:
Conceptual art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)7848
See more items in:
In celebration [motion picture] : the four corners project by David Barr / Archives of American Art; editors, Charles F. Cirgenski and Linda Abramsky, 1985
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_7848

Oral history interviews with Sam Green, 2007-2009

Creator:
Green, Samuel Adams  Search this
Tippett, Jane Marguerite  Search this
Subject:
Tremaine, Emily Hall  Search this
Tremaine, Burton  Search this
Newman, Barnett  Search this
Warhol, Andy  Search this
Beaton, Cecil Walter Hardy, Sir  Search this
Baekeland, Barbara Daly  Search this
Minnelli, Liza  Search this
Garbo, Greta  Search this
Berlin, Brigid  Search this
Darling, Candy  Search this
Allen, Peter  Search this
Rhode Island School of Design  Search this
Richard Green Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
University of Pennsylvania. Institute of Contemporary Art  Search this
Place:
Easter Island -- statues
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15965
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)302881
AAA_collcode_greesam
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_302881

Stanley's dream the Medical Expedition to Easter Island Jacalyn Duffin

Title:
Medical Expedition to Easter Island
Author:
Duffin, Jacalyn  Search this
Subject:
Canadian Medical Expedition to Easter Island (1964-1965)  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 554 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates illustrations (some color), maps 25 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Easter Island
Pâques, Île de
Polynesia
Date:
2019
20th century
20e siècle
Topic:
Medical expeditions--History  Search this
Medicine--Research--History  Search this
Medical care--History  Search this
Expeditions--history  Search this
Medical Missions--history  Search this
History, 20th Century  Search this
Expéditions médicales--Histoire  Search this
Médecine--Recherche--Histoire  Search this
Soins médicaux--Histoire  Search this
Ecology  Search this
Medical care  Search this
Medical expeditions  Search this
Medicine--Research  Search this
Environmental conditions  Search this
Conditions environnementales  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1112146

North Front of A&I Building

Author:
Unknown (Thomas W. Smillie?)  Search this
Subject:
Burberl, Caspar  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building North Front  Search this
Office of Protective Services  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Exterior; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exterior
Place:
United States of America, District of Columbia, Washington, Southwest, Arts and Industries Building
Date:
c. 1900
Topic:
SI Buildings  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Smithsonian Institution--Employees  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Horticulture  Search this
Easter Island  Search this
Statues  Search this
Gardens  Search this
Standard number:
9498 or MAH-9498
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9292
Online Media:

Langley with Easter Island Statues

Author:
Unknown (Thomas W. Smillie?)  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton 1838-1908  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Cyanotype; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1888
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Easter Island  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Asian Ethnology  Search this
Anthropology--Asian  Search this
Hall of Pacific and South Asian Ethnology  Search this
Pacific and South Asian Ethnology Exhibits  Search this
Standard number:
2002-12173 and MAH-4072
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9314

Samuel P. Langley with the Easter Island Statues

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Langley, S. P (Samuel Pierpont) 1834-1906  Search this
Goode, G. Brown (George Brown) 1851-1896  Search this
Mason, Otis Tufton 1838-1908  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
National Collections  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Cyano type; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Group, candid; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Group, candid
Date:
1888
Topic:
Secretaries  Search this
Statues  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
Easter Island  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Asian Ethnology  Search this
Anthropology--Asian  Search this
Hall of Pacific and South Asian Ethnology  Search this
Pacific and South Asian Ethnology Exhibits  Search this
Standard number:
2002-12182 and MAH-5793A
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_9865

"Red-hatted" Statue from Easter Island

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Statue; Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Statue
Date:
1962
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Statues  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Easter Island  Search this
Asian Ethnology  Search this
Anthropology--Asian  Search this
Hall of Pacific and South Asian Ethnology  Search this
Pacific and South Asian Ethnology Exhibits  Search this
Standard number:
MNH-893 or MNH893
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10544

Set of Tiki Glasses

Physical Description:
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 6.985 cm
Object Name:
glasses, set of
Subject:
Food Culture  Search this
Drinking  Search this
ID Number:
2012.0062.01
Accession number:
2012.0062
Catalog number:
2012.0062.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Food
FOOD: Transforming the American Table 1950-2000
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-7e64-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1424151

Caecum rehderi

Collector:
Rehder  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean  Search this
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Dry
Type Citation:
Raines, B. & Pizzini, M. 2005. Contribution to the knowledge of the family Caecidae: 16. Revision of the Caecidae of Easter Island (Chile) (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea Gray J.E., 1847). Iberus. 23 (1): 49-65.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Easter Id., SE coast, Hotuiti, Onetea, Hanga Nui, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
30 Oct 1974
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Caecum rehderi Raines & Pizzini, 2005
USNM Number:
756269
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36b7f2b98-13e6-4a8d-89bf-7746c229f7af
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_901337

Macromckenziea glacierae

Collector:
R. H. Benson  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean  Search this
Depth (m):
97 - 101
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Slide
Sex:
Male
Type Citation:
Maddocks, R. F. 1990. Living and Fossil Macrocyprididae (Ostracoda). 1-404.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Easter Island, Hanga Nui, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
7 Feb 1986
Common name:
Mussel Shrimp
Published Name:
Macromckenziea glacierae Maddocks, 1990
Other Numbers:
Identifier Number : 1467
USNM Number:
240367
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Arthropoda
USAP project
Sub Antarctic collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31f70fbde-df10-4e21-aa14-917ab6641411
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_896448

Caecum heterocromum

Collector:
Bret Raines  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean  Search this
Depth (m):
20
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Dry
Type Citation:
Raines, B. & Pizzini, M. 2005. Contribution to the knowledge of the family Caecidae: 16. Revision of the Caecidae of Easter Island (Chile) (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea Gray J.E., 1847). Iberus. 23 (1): 49-65.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Easter Island, Hanga Nui, at base of cliffs, Chile, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
Dec 2000
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Caecum heterocromum Raines & Pizzini, 2005
USNM Number:
1018789
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3da3843fb-716d-4d80-8915-9408bb8fd826
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_805297

Caecum pascuanum

Collector:
Bret Raines  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
South Pacific Ocean  Search this
Depth (m):
10 - 20
Prep Count:
1
Preparation:
Dry
Type Citation:
Raines, B. & Pizzini, M. 2005. Contribution to the knowledge of the family Caecidae: 16. Revision of the Caecidae of Easter Island (Chile) (Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea Gray J.E., 1847). Iberus. 23 (1): 49-65.
Type Status:
Paratype
Place:
Easter Island, Punta Rosalia, East of Anakena; along the base of cliffs, Chile, South Pacific Ocean
Collection Date:
Apr 1998
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Caecum pascuanum Raines & Pizzini, 2005
USNM Number:
1018790
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b092b06a-6376-46ce-8f99-c82c0343b42a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_805298

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