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Container

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Seller:
J. F. G. Umlauff (Gustave Umlauff), 1868-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Incised, painted, pyroengraved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
14/9654
Barcode:
149654.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64b31fe4e-0cc6-4cf1-947c-83ffa5a32249
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_160420
Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Seller:
J. F. G. Umlauff (Gustave Umlauff), 1868-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd, cordage, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Incised, painted, strung
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
14/9659
Barcode:
149659.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws620a5452b-56f0-43d0-8a9d-5a0629174a46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_160425
Online Media:

Pipe

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Collector:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Previous owner:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Seller:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Object Name:
Pipe
Media/Materials:
Wood, mirror, paint
Techniques:
Carved, incised, inlaid
Object Type:
Pipes and Smoking
Place:
Asunción; Capital District; Paraguay
Date created:
1890-1910
Catalog Number:
12/6055
Barcode:
126055.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Pipes and Smoking
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6747df8b1-38d3-4b6a-b6ed-a9ddfd8cf345
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_135597
Online Media:

Vessel

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Collector:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Previous owner:
Alberto Vojtech Fric, Non-Indian, 1882-1944  Search this
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Donor:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Vessel
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut, incised, pyroengraved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Santa María de Fe; Santa María District; Misiones Department; Paraguay
Date created:
circa 1920
Catalog Number:
14/6680
Barcode:
146680.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f3fc57f9-96d7-4ad7-b8fc-11e940e5ff77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_157674
Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Seller:
J. F. G. Umlauff (Gustave Umlauff), 1868-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Incised, painted, pyroengraved
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
14/9656
Barcode:
149656.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws607f171cd-b01c-40f6-ae1b-de369b4ce720
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_160422
Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Seller:
J. F. G. Umlauff (Gustave Umlauff), 1868-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd, cordage, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Incised, pyroengraved, painted, strung
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
14/9657
Barcode:
149657.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66c834cf6-4bd4-4be0-a4a9-c348d1a652be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_160423
Online Media:

Container

Culture/People:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Seller:
J. F. G. Umlauff (Gustave Umlauff), 1868-1974  Search this
MAI agent:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
Object Name:
Container
Media/Materials:
Gourd, cordage, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Incised, painted, pyroengraved, strung
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Río Tebicuary; Paraguay
Catalog Number:
14/9658
Barcode:
149658.000
See related items:
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67f3046a9-2d7c-4497-ac34-f1e50c1bef7f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_160424
Online Media:

Alberto Vojtech Fric photograph collection

Photographer:
Frič, Alberto Vojtěch, 1882-1944  Search this
Extent:
401 Photographs
Culture:
Chamacoco (Zamuko)  Search this
Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua)  Search this
Enxet (Lengua)  Search this
Gran Chaco  Search this
Tomaráho (Tumraha)  Search this
Borôro (Bororo)  Search this
Kadiwéu (Caduveo/Cadioeos/Guaicuru)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Paraguay
Brazil
Date:
circa 1905-1923
Summary:
This collection contains photographs documenting indigenous peoples photographed by Czech botanist and ethnographer Alberto Vojtech Fric during his expeditions to Central and South America circa 1905-1923.
Scope and Contents:
L01573-L01580, N35599-N41410, P05609-P05901, P11533-P11534

This collection contains 401 photographs (autochromes, negatives, and prints) that were shot by Czech botanist and ethnographer Alberto Vojtech Fric during his expeditions to Central and South America circa 1905-1923.

The photographs depict indigenous peoples of Paraguay such as the Chamacoco (Zamuko), Evueví (Payaguá/Payagua), Enxet (Lengua), Gran Chaco, and Tomaráho (Tumraha), as well as indigenous peoples of Brazil such as the Borôro (Bororo) and the Kadiwéu (Caduveo/Cadioeos/Guaicuru). A small set of photographs also depict totem poles in Alaska.

Photographs of note include autochrome photographs (early color photographs) depicting botanical specimens and objects that Fric collected.
Arrangement:
Arranged by catalog number. 
Biographical / Historical:
Alberto Vojtech Fric (1882-1944) was a Czech botanist and ethnographer who studied plant life and indigenous peoples in Central and South America.
Separated Materials:
The Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records (NMAI.AC.001) also contain materials related to Alberto Vojtech Fric's work including a biography and catalog cards related to the objects he collected and donated to MAI, which are cataloged under the numbers 124844 – 125750.
Provenance:
Purchased by the Museum of the American Indian from Alberto Vojtech Fric in 1923.
Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Some materials in this collection may be RESTRICTED due to cultural sensitivity.
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Alberto Vojtech Fric, image #, NMAI.AC.165; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.165
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-165

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