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viewed in the National Anthropological Archives reading room. No copies are permitted unless
permission is granted by the agency the report was written for.
Donald J. Ortner Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
The papers of Donald J. Ortner were processed with the assistance
of the Smithsonian Institution's Collections Care and Preservation Fund.
Woodbury, Richard B. (Richard Benjamin), 1917-2009 Search this
11 Prints (silver gelatin)
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting the Department of Anthropology Processing Lab layout and collections, as well as images of staff cleaning collections and performing other laboratory activities. Depicted individuals include Edgar Dodd, Clifford Evans, Bethune Gibson, Gordon Davis Gibson, Betty Jane Meggers, George Metcalf, Gus Willard Van Beek, Richard Benjamin Woodbury, Pedro Porras, Harold Huscher, Bob Jenkins, Kent Flannery, George Metcalf, and Willie Mae Pelham. The photographs were probably made by a Smithsonian photographer.
The photographs were made for Department of Anthropology section of "Research and Publications," documented in the 1965 Smithsonian Institution Annual Report called "Smithsonian Year."
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 83-15
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs of Department of Anthropology staff can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 39, Photo Lot 70, Photo Lot 136, Photo Lot 76-127, Photo Lot 77-52, Photo Lot 77-80, Photo Lot 79-51, Photo Lot 80-17, and the BAE historical negatives.
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Photo lot 83-15, National Museum of Natural History Department of Anthropology photographs of Processing Lab and staff, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution