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Howard, James H. 1961. Review of A Documentary History of the Fox Project, 1948-1959: A Program in Action Anthropology, by Fred Gearing, Robert McNetting, and Lisa R. Peattie (Eds.) Directed by Sol Tax. Reprinted from American Anthropologist 63(3):240

Collection Creator:
Howard, James H., 1925-1982 (James Henri)  Search this
Collection Correspondent:
Woolworth, Alan R.  Search this
Weslager, C.A.  Search this
Witthoft, John, 1921-1993  Search this
Swauger, James Lee  Search this
Turnbull, Colin  Search this
Horn, Frances L.  Search this
Garcia, Louis  Search this
Fogelson, Raymond D.  Search this
Hodge, William  Search this
Hayink, J.  Search this
Feder, Norman  Search this
Ervin, Sam J. Jr  Search this
Feraca, Stephen E., 1934-  Search this
Feest, Christian F.  Search this
Cree, Charlie  Search this
Davis, Edward Mott  Search this
De Busk, Charles R.  Search this
Iadarola, Angelo  Search this
Brasser, Ted J.  Search this
Bunge, Gene  Search this
Cavendish, Richard  Search this
Clifton, James A.  Search this
DeMallie, Raymond  Search this
Blake, Leonard W.  Search this
Dean, Nora Thompson  Search this
Spier, Leslie, 1893-1961  Search this
Smith, John L.  Search this
Swanton, John Robert  Search this
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Peterson, John H.  Search this
Paredes, J. Anthony, 1939- (James Anthony)  Search this
Schleisser, Karl H.  Search this
Reed, Nelson A.  Search this
Medford, Claude W.  Search this
Lurie, Nancy Oestreich  Search this
Opler, Morris Edward  Search this
Nettl, Bruno, 1930-  Search this
Kraft, Herbert C.  Search this
Johnson, Michael G.  Search this
Lindsey-Levine, Victoria  Search this
Kurath, Gertrude  Search this
Container:
Box 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1961
Collection Restrictions:
The James Henri Howard papers are open for research. Access to the James Henri Howard papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
James Henri Howard Papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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James Henri Howard Papers
James Henri Howard Papers / Series 2: Writings and Research / 2.5: Printed Publications by Howard / 1960-1961
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3004a4a21-fe99-4fb0-b735-edaaad498ef3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-1994-30-ref193

Whole Town's Talking

Creator:
Guggenheim, Charles  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (46 minutes, black-and-white sound; 1200 feet)
Culture:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Place:
North America
Iowa
Date:
circa 1952
Scope and Contents:
Television broadcast produced by WOI-TV, Ames, Iowa. At a general meeting with representative George Youngbear presiding, members of the Fox and Kak Indians of the Tama Reservation, discuss topics of concern, including: the threat of the reservation's federally funded schools becoming state run, the reservation's lack of arable land, and the need for a recreation center for the reservation's youth. Fox elders are recorded speaking in Muskwakan. This broadcast forms part of the University of Chicago Fox Project Records and Sol Tax Fox Notes in the National Anthropological Archives.

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 Number:
HSFA 1986.11.2
Related Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Fox field notes and Fox Project records.
Provenance:
Transferred from the National Anthroplogical Archives in 1986.
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
Citation:
Whole Town's Talking, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1986.11B
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc95229ba71-679d-41b5-a3c2-f9417fe1c67e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1986-11b

Herbert Becker photographs of Meskwaki people

Creator:
Becker, Herbert  Search this
Names:
Fox Project  Search this
Tax, Sol, 1907-1995  Search this
Extent:
300 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Culture:
Fox  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Date:
circa 1955
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists of photographs of Mesquaki (Fox) people, probably made during or as part of Sol Tax╩╣s action anthropology work with the Fox Tribe. It includes images of people, dances, archery, handicraft, vending, medical examinations, and food preparation at a single event, probably a powwow.
Biographical/Historical note:
Herbert Sheldon Becker was a student of Sol Tax during his Fox Project (1948-1953) with the University of Chicago and the Mesquaki settlement at Tama, Iowa. Becker later became a photographer associated with the university.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 38
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives also holds Sol Tax's Fox field notes and Fox Project records (MS 4802) and the University of Chicago Fort Berthold Action Anthropology Project records (MS 4805).
The Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library holds two photographs by Herbert Sheldon Becker.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Baseball  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Vending stands  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Dance  Search this
Citation:
Photo lot 38, Herbert Becker photographs of Meskwaki people, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.38
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3732697b3-db4f-498f-ac40-999d4ca62b8a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-38

Kit fox project, 1976

Collection Creator::
National Zoological Park. Office of Animal Programs  Search this
Container:
Box 5 of 6
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 385, National Zoological Park. Office of Animal Programs, Records
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Records
Records / Box 5
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0385-refidd1e3276

Action anthropology and Sol Tax in 2012 : the final word? / edited by Darby C. Stapp

Author:
Stapp, Darby C. 1954-  Search this
Subject:
Tax, Sol 1907-1995  Search this
Action Anthropology (Program)  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 250 p. : ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2012
[2012]
Topic:
Anthropology--Philosophy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1007473

Documentary history of the Fox Project, 1948-1959 : a program in action anthropology. / edited by Fred Gearing, Robert McC. Netting and Lisa R. Peattie

Title:
Fox Project
Editor:
Gearing, Fred O. 1922-  Search this
Netting, Robert McC  Search this
Peattie, Lisa Redfield  Search this
Physical description:
v, 426 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
Call number:
E99.F7G38 1960
E99.F7 G38 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_263411

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