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Jamaica

Collection Donor:
Eudaily, Daniel  Search this
Flautt Antiques. Calvin R.  Search this
Franklin, Sue  Search this
Fry, Robert E.  Search this
Groves, Ruth Ann Empie  Search this
Johnson, Marjorie  Search this
Otto, Carlin, Ms.  Search this
Ravnitzky, Michael  Search this
Rupp, Gloria  Search this
Collection Creator:
Fogel, Byron J.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History  Search this
Container:
Box 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Archives Center Postcard Collection, twentieth century, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Archives Center Postcard Collection
Archives Center Postcard Collection / Series 3: Geographical, Foreign
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81c842743-df72-4a79-bf31-8091adfc8f6b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0483-ref119

The Lizard's Tale 102: Does Evolution Repeat Itself?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2018-12-19T23:00:04.000Z
YouTube Category:
Entertainment  Search this
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Channel
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianchannel
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_syD88cLj1jU

Music of the Maroons [Behind the Scenes Documentary]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2010-03-10T16:34:12.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_x8hDU4rQL8o

Music of the Maroons

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-20T18:32:50.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_moAqm61JDo0

Contributions to West Indian herpetology a tribute to Albert Schwartz edited by Robert Powell and Robert W. Henderson ; foreword by Thomas W. Schoener

Title:
West Indian herpetology
Author:
Schwartz, Albert 1923-1992  Search this
Powell, Robert 1948-  Search this
Henderson, Robert W. 1945-  Search this
Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles  Search this
Physical description:
457 pages [19] pages of plates illustrations (some color), maps 29 cm
Type:
Congresses
Congrès
Festschriften
Congress
Conference papers and proceedings
Actes de congrès
Place:
West Indies
Antilles
Westindien
Date:
1996
Topic:
Herpetology  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Reptiles  Search this
Herpétologie  Search this
Amphibiens  Search this
Reptilien  Search this
Aufsatzsammlung  Search this
Lurche  Search this
Herpétologie--Congrès  Search this
Amphibiens--Congrès  Search this
Reptiles--Congrès  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_485541

Diary

Collection Collector:
Robinson, Franklin A., Jr., 1959- (actor)  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but negatives and audiovisuial materials are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Some papers of living persons are restricted. Access to restricted portions may be arranged by request to the donor. Gloves required for unprotected photographs. Viewing film portions of the collection and listening to LP recording requires special appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own exclusive rights to these materials. Copyright for all materials is retained by the donor, Franklin A. Robinson, Jr.; permission for commercial use and/or publication may be requested from the donor through the Archives Center. Military Records for Franklin A. Robinson (b. 1932) and correspondence from Richard I. Damalouji (1961-2014) are restricted; written permission is needed to research these files. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
The Robinson and Via Family Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Robinson and Via Family Papers
Robinson and Via Family Papers / Series 2: Robinson Family / 2.6: Robinson, Franklin A. / 2.6.1: Correspondence, diaries, personal ephemera
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d451e306-0493-47c5-8e54-5b55390f8ba2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0475-ref166
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Anansi Stories

Producer:
Bennett, Louise, 1919-2006  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Ghanaians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Ghana
Jamaica
Contents:
Anansi and his story--Mussyrollinkina--Anansi and Patoo--Anansi and the cockroach--Anansi and jackass--Anansi and Dora
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0877
General:
CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Storytelling  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-0877
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5faf3529c-3179-46b0-b0da-d449da2ffb1b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref19375

Children's Jamaican Songs and Games

Producer:
Bennett, Louise, 1919-2006  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Jamaica
Jamaica -- Songs and music
Contents:
Cudelia Brown--Towns of Jamaica.--Hossana--Under the cocoanut tree-Little Sally Water --Jane and Louisa There's a brown girl in the ring --Under----Ay-Zuzuma : ring play.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0878
Participant or Performer Note:
Sung by Louise Bennett and group.
General:
CDR copy

selections released on Folkways 7250 and 6846
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Childrens songs -- Jamaica.  Search this
Children's songs  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-0878
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5f56cbbd5-5d96-497b-849e-0f3645c5d31c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref19376

Jamaican Stories

Producer:
Bennett, Louise, 1919-2006  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Jamaica
Contents:
Anasi and his story--Mother Kantini--Poor Patu
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0879
General:
CDR copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Storytelling  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-0879
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5198ee7bf-5e30-423b-ad35-4ce1b4a39303
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref19377

Sixteen Tons; Jamaica Farewell

Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Contents:
Jamaica farewell--Sixteen tons--Wayward wind
Track Information:
101 Jamaica Farewell / Guitar.

102 Sixteen Tons / Guitar.

103 The Wayward Wind / Guitar.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-7RR-2175
General:
cdr copy
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections. Please visit our website to learn more about submitting a request. The Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections make no guarantees concerning copyright or other intellectual property restrictions. Other usage conditions may apply; please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for more information.
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-7RR-2175
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk54226e681-330b-42b8-8d12-c1ae128efa8e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref20521

Senecio L. - Pentacalia Cass

Author:
Robinson, Harold E.  Search this
Editor:
Proctor, G. R.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1983
Citation:
Robinson, Harold E. 1983. "Senecio L. - Pentacalia Cass." In More additions to the flora of Jamaica. Proctor, G. R., editor. 308–313. In J. Arnold Arbor..
Identifier:
59730
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_59730

Brassia maculata

Life Form:
Epiphytic
Bloom Characteristics:
Inflorescence is 36" long with few to many waxy, long-lived green flowers with a white lip and brown spots. Flowers are 5-8" across.
Fragrance:
Fragrant (slightly)
Range:
S Mexico to C America, Cuba, Jamaica
Habitat:
Dense evergreen forests; below 750m
Topic:
Orchids  Search this
Living Collections  Search this
Common Name:
Spotted Spider Orchid
The Spotted Brassia
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Lilianae
Order:
Asparagales
Family:
Orchidaceae
Subfamily:
Epidendroideae
Genus:
Brassia
Species:
maculata
Accession Number:
2021-0819A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens Orchid Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian Gardens
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax70c84ea91-5ad3-49c3-9084-03fc66be25b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0819A
Online Media:

Quiscalus niger crassirostris

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
pasture in thorn forest  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Portland Ridge, Jackson Bay, Clarendon, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
25 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Icteridae
Published Name:
Quiscalus niger crassirostris
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3486
Field Number : 89-11742
USNM Number:
660230
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3db7bfba8-43c1-4d13-8c45-9796dbb77b38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14636724

Quiscalus niger crassirostris

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
thorn forest  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Portland Ridge, Jackson Bay, Clarendon, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
25 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Icteridae
Published Name:
Quiscalus niger crassirostris
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3477
Field Number : 89-11740
USNM Number:
660231
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/384992ee5-a58d-4883-bd89-95349c4f50b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14636728

Myadestes genibarbis solitarius

Collector:
J. Hill  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Unknown
Place:
Blue Mountains, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
26 Mar 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Myadestes genibarbis solitarius
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 4088
Field Number : 89-11807
USNM Number:
660388
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/356eb90de-0efd-42c5-b674-4bc91b1054a1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14643403

Myadestes genibarbis solitarius

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
field with bushes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Windsor Caves, Trelawny, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
20 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Myadestes genibarbis solitarius
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3372
Field Number : 89-11805
USNM Number:
660390
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/348fb82e7-b770-4cb2-be47-dd58980d7cf6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14643418

Myadestes genibarbis solitarius

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
cloud forest  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Female
Place:
Blue Mountains, Silver Hill Gap, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
23 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Myadestes genibarbis solitarius
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3286
Field Number : 89-11803
USNM Number:
660391
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/309fc84b7-fe84-48b1-bee7-bf2d9a11e8a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14643422

Myadestes genibarbis solitarius

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
field with bushes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Windsor Caves, Trelawny, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
21 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Myadestes genibarbis solitarius
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3376
Field Number : 89-11806
USNM Number:
660392
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bb02fa5b-ff1a-4bee-8b26-e13fab8d5a7d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14643427

Myadestes genibarbis solitarius

Collector:
W. Bulmer  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
cloud forest  Search this
Preparation:
Skin: Whole
Sex:
Male
Place:
Blue Mountains, Silver Hill Gap, Jamaica, North America
Collection Date:
23 Mar 1972
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Passeriformes, Turdidae
Published Name:
Myadestes genibarbis solitarius
Accession Number:
2056771
Other Numbers:
Field Number : 3287
Field Number : 89-11804
USNM Number:
660393
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36e5cb856-1138-4380-bb4b-820940499aa9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_14643432

Chaetodon capistratus

Collector:
C. B. Wilson  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Atlantic, Caribbean Sea  Search this
Place:
Montego River, Jamaica, Jamaica, Atlantic
Collection Date:
1910
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Perciformes, Percoidei, Chaetodontidae
Published Name:
Chaetodon capistratus
Accession Number:
051908
USNM Number:
78119
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3986522bb-6492-4dc9-8b21-66b28772d557
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_16859343

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