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Banks- Island Carib Folk Tales

Collection Creator:
Laughlin, Robert M.  Search this
Container:
Box 64
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955
Collection Restrictions:
The Robert Moody Laughlin papers are open for research.

Electronic media is currently restricted due to preservation concerns.

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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Robert Moody Laughlin papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Robert Moody Laughlin papers
Robert Moody Laughlin papers / Series 6: Writings By Others / 6.3: General
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b6a0b4c4-aee1-44eb-91be-b19f25794a6c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2011-06-ref377

Folder 8 __________. Nunivak Island Caribou - Reindeer Roundup, 1927. Includes photographs.

Container:
Box 9 of 132
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7176, Field Reports
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Field Reports
Field Reports / Series 1: FIELD REPORTS ON SURVEYS CONDUCTED IN THE UNITED STATES. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE. / Box 9
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7176-refidd1e1759

Folder 2 __________. Nunivak Island Caribou - Reindeer Roundup, 1930. Includes photographs.

Container:
Box 10 of 132
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7176, Field Reports
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Field Reports
Field Reports / Series 1: FIELD REPORTS ON SURVEYS CONDUCTED IN THE UNITED STATES. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE. / Box 10
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7176-refidd1e1835

Folder 1 Miller, William B. Nunivak Island Caribou - Reindeer Roundup, 1929. Includes photographs.

Container:
Box 10 of 132
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7176, Field Reports
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Field Reports
Field Reports / Series 1: FIELD REPORTS ON SURVEYS CONDUCTED IN THE UNITED STATES. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE. / Box 10
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Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7176-refidd1e1824

Folder 23 Rouse, Charles H. Nunivak Island Caribou - Reindeer Roundup, 1932. Includes photographs.

Container:
Box 17 of 132
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7176, Field Reports
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Field Reports
Field Reports / Series 1: FIELD REPORTS ON SURVEYS CONDUCTED IN THE UNITED STATES. ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY STATE. / Box 17
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru7176-refidd1e3130

Musical rasp

Culture/People:
Island Carib  Search this
Previous owner:
Museum Shop, Museum of the American Indian (MAI museum shop/Book Counter), 1956-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Musical rasp
Media/Materials:
Gourd
Techniques:
Cut, incised
Dimensions:
45.5 x 8.5 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Native Term:
güiro (rasp) and pua (stick)
Place:
Puerto Rico
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Puerto Rico
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created:
1900-1950
Catalog Number:
25/2332
Barcode:
252332.000
See related items:
Island Carib
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws672fde924-ccdb-42c2-bdce-cc3c3bd1ecb2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_268116
Online Media:

Pilsbryspira (Pilsbryspira) albocincta

Collector:
Dr. Emilio F. Garcia  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Rocks  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Bahia Islands, Roatan Island, Caribe Point, Honduras, North Atlantic Ocean
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Pilsbryspira (Pilsbryspira) aff. albocincta (Adams, 1845)
USNM Number:
902400
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Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/301afbeed-6f3d-4ec6-8c93-35efa31fe1fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_555770

Muricopsis oxytata

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea  Search this
Depth (m):
1 - 1
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Bahia Islands, Roatan Island, Caribe Point, Honduras, North Atlantic Ocean
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Muricopsis oxytata (Smith, 1938)
USNM Number:
880004
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Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33a30851a-dd44-48ee-b944-7563a179f682
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_539077

Muricopsis oxytata

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea  Search this
Depth (m):
1 - 1
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Bahia Islands, Roatan Island, Caribe Point, Honduras, North Atlantic Ocean
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Muricopsis oxytata (Smith, 1938)
USNM Number:
880005
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Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3ccaf6e46-657e-4f61-9ee2-54314b5014a7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_539078

Regis M. Quirin and Leon Poplawski photographs of Carib peoples in Dominica

Creator:
Quirin, Regis M. (photographer, coauthor, and collector)  Search this
Names:
Poplawski, Leon (photographer and coauthor)  Search this
Extent:
1 Map
15 Pages (Report :)
29 Negatives (acetate)
55 Color slides
Culture:
Carib Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Maps
Pages
Negatives
Color slides
Photographs
Place:
Dominica
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs made by Regis M. Quirin and Leon Poplawski in Dominica that depict the island's natural and urban scenery as well as Carib peoples. There are images of Carib Indians and their activities and villages as well as cities and scenery in Dominica, including Roseau and Portsmouth. Among the photographs of Carib peoples are images of basket making, clothes washing and drying, the making of a dugout canoe, and banana agriculture, including cutting bunches and loading bananas onto ships. The collection also includes a map of the West Indies and Regis M. Quirin and Leon Poplawski's report, "The Carib Expedition."
Biographical/Historical note:
Regis M. Quirin is an industrial photographer and photo journalist. After serving in the United States Army in Japan and Formosa (1953-1955), he traveled with Leon Poplawski, a radar repairman with the US Army (1953-1955), to Dominica, a British island in the West Indies (June-July 1955). The pair visited Roesau, the capital of Dominica, as well as Salybia, a small village on the island's Carib reserve.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 94-7
Location of Other Archival Materials:
An additional photograph of Carib in Salybia held in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 7294.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Canoes and canoeing  Search this
Villages  Search this
Bananas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 94-7, Regis M. Quirin and Leon Paplawski photographs of Carib peoples in Dominica, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.94-7
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b6cd62a8-d7ee-4b44-9234-7a4c0288c2e8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-94-7

MS 4434 Notes on the Island-Carib of Dominica

Creator:
Taylor, Douglas MacRae  Search this
Correspondent:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997  Search this
Culture:
Carib -- Island  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Maps
Photographs
Place:
Lesser Antilles -- Dominica
Date:
1937-40
Scope and Contents:
"Addenda and Corrigenda [to Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 119, Anthropology Paper Number 3]," [1938], [24] pages; "Further Notes on the Karib of Dominica," [1939], 44 pages, including pencil drawings; linguistic notes--vocabulary, phrases, place names, [14] pages; anthropometric and genealogical data on 35 individuals, [1940], [105, 4] pages; map; ca. 100 photographs; letters from Taylor to Bureau of American Ethnology, 1937-40, 6 pages; memo from T. D. Stewart, 1 page.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 4434
Topic:
Island Carib  Search this
Names, place  Search this
Anthropology, physical -- anthropometry  Search this
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Maps
Photographs
Citation:
Manuscript 4434, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS4434
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b1f5e4c4-b124-42b7-8fe3-d21259f9b87f
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms4434

MS 1090 Alexander Hendersons' Grammar and Dictionary of the Karif Language of Honduras (from Belize to Little Rock)

Creator:
Henderson, Alexander (of Beliz, Honduras)  Search this
Extent:
8 Volumes
Culture:
Carib -- Island  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1872
Scope and Contents:
Deals with the Island-Carib language (Arawakan family), of British Honduras. Volumes 1-2, pages 1-76: "A Karif Grammar;" volumes 2-8, pages 77-338: "A Dictionary of the Karif Language as spoken in the Bay of Honduras;" volume 8, pages 339-40: "A Preface to Karif Dictionary."
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 1090
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 1090, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS1090
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3377c1e9a-3273-4db9-ae64-655816927bff
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms1090

Boy

Creator:
Taylor, Douglas MacRae  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology. Division of Physical Anthropology  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 008 in)
Culture:
Carib -- Island Carib  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.07100900
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
Dominica -- Caribe Reserve
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Division of Physical Anthropology Photograph Collection
Division of Physical Anthropology Photograph Collection / Caribs / Taylor Collection
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-8-ref2134

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2238
Barcode:
092238.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60209d5f9-64ce-4ec8-bbdd-c6e3775b7115
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99483
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Yarey palm fiber, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, plaited, braided
Dimensions:
20.00 x 16.00 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Native Term:
jaba
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Date created:
circa 1910
Catalog Number:
9/2239
Barcode:
092239.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66a7b889b-0c12-44b9-a3ae-7f43005da3c6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99484
Online Media:

Basket bag

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bag
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Plaited, fancy plaited weave
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2240
Barcode:
092240.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6601f23a2-8e7e-471d-967e-1b48d3c384ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99485
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, cordage
Techniques:
Plaited, fancy plaited weave
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2241
Barcode:
092241.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66b04ce53-3215-48ee-b1d5-78bf1fde6edc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99486
Online Media:

Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2242
Barcode:
092242.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e34be73-5df0-47ab-b4d2-dadc883489ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99487
Online Media:

Basket bag

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bag
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber, cordage
Techniques:
Twill-plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2243
Barcode:
092243.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64496c9e3-8025-47dc-8f35-d6a68f4f3c35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99488
Online Media:

Basket bag

Culture/People:
Yara Taíno  Search this
Expedition:
Mark Raymond Harrington Cuba Expedition (1919)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bag
Media/Materials:
Vegetal Fiber
Techniques:
Plaited
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Baracoa; Baracoa Municipality; Guantánamo Province; Cuba
Archipelago:
Greater Antilles
Island Name:
Cuba
Geographical Areas:
Caribbean Islands (West Indies)
Catalog Number:
9/2244
Barcode:
092244.000
See related items:
Yara Taíno
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6215ad177-2507-4cc0-92b2-8ecd14af1b63
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99489
Online Media:

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