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Tatham Mound and the Bioarchaeology of European Contact: Disease and Depopulation in Central Gulf Coast Florida

Author:
Ubelaker, Douglas H.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2008
Citation:
Ubelaker, Douglas H. 2008. [Book review] "Tatham Mound and the Bioarchaeology of European Contact: Disease and Depopulation in Central Gulf Coast Florida." Cambridge Archaeological Journal, 18, (1), 129–131.
Identifier:
74050
ISSN:
0959-7743
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
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edanmdm:slasro_74050

Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Life Form:
Herbaceous perennial
Bloom Characteristics:
Purple-blue flowers on terminal spikes
Foliage Characteristics:
Narrow, grey-green leaves are up to 2.5" (6.4 cm) long.
Fragrance:
Sweet (foliage and flowers)
Plant Size:
12-18" tall x 12-18" wide (30-45.7 x 30-45.7 cm)
Range:
cultivated
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
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Common Name:
Common lavender cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Lamiaceae
Genus:
Lavandula
Species:
angustifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0750A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian Gardens
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ax72b75653d-78b1-49e3-aa83-794352be47fb
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edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0750A
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Lavandula angustifolia 'Hidcote'

Life Form:
Herbaceous perennial
Bloom Characteristics:
June to August
Foliage Characteristics:
Narrow, grey-green leaves are up to 2.5" (6.4 cm) long.
Fragrance:
Sweet (foliage and flowers)
Plant Size:
12-18" tall x 12-18" wide (30-45.7 x 30-45.7 cm)
Range:
cultivated
Topic:
Display Gardens  Search this
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Common Name:
Common lavender cultivar
Group:
[vascular plants]
Class:
Equisetopsida
Subclass:
Magnoliidae
Superorder:
Asteranae
Order:
Lamiales
Family:
Lamiaceae
Genus:
Lavandula
Species:
angustifolia
Accession Number:
2021-0755A
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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GUID:
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edanmdm:ofeo-sg_2021-0755A
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Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India (86.13.3-21OP)

Collection Creator:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Extent:
Slides (color, 35mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1978 July 21
Scope and Contents:
Slide photographs shot in Mathoo Monastery, Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1-4 old monk in tent of colorful fabrics, blessing monks with white scarves; 5 boys face; 6-13 three men playing kanglings (horns), sitting with their backs against a wall, one wearing a tall hat, one with a tan cap; 14-15 boys and men sitting in circle wearing black and purple sash around their waist; 16 two men tlaking, one with a kangling, a girl behind them with her hand in her mouth, 17 men walking through a doorway, a young boy with his back to the camera, wearing purple designed sweater; 18-19 little boy sleeping with his head against the wall; 20-25 group of boys and men competing an archery contest weraing black with purple sashes; 27 boy in black with pink and blue ribbon and purple sach around his waist; 28-29 mound of dirt with target on it and a lot of arrows in it, show who won the contest; 30-31 group of people cluttered to right of door with children standing in doorway of courtyard; 33-36 men wearing black shooting arrows competing in the archery contest

Time: 3:45pm
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 86.13.3-21OP
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National Anthropological Film Center films and slides of Ladakh
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9736868d5-1d41-47fd-a563-a269c8904fd3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-13ldkh-ref31

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India (86.13.3-24OP)

Collection Creator:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Extent:
Slides (color, 35mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1978 July 22
Scope and Contents:
Slide photographs shot in Mathoo Monastery, Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers 1 man, with three children in background in shade; 2 man with boy smiling and looking away from the camera; 3-5 young manin black with white scarf around his neck; 6-8 monk in red infront of colorful cloth; 9-10 baby in yellow pointing at adult; 11-14 man in tan sweater shooting arrow infront of tree; 15--16 man in tan sweater smiling at other men in foreground; 17 boy beside a tree; 18-20 two men bending over the dirt mound that is target taking out the arrows; 22 gilded statue with tall gold crown, white scarves on his lap; 26 embroidered buddhist diety on white seat with red skin and orange behind him, two llama like animals; 27 older monks sitting on throne with colorful decorations in foreground; 29 statue of monk in yellow robe and red hat; 30 gilded statue with blue hair wrapped in gold colored cloth; 31 gilded buddhist diety statue with gold crown infront of painting; 32 painting, old red buddhist diety with fire around him;33 gilded buddhist diety sculpture with blue hair; 34 two dieties painted on wall; 35 dark blue painting of dieties, one with many arms and other infront a lighter blue; 36 blue diety of him on white horse with dark green smoke in background

Time: 10:30am
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 86.13.3-24OP
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Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9b46757e6-4bc3-417a-ae35-19ca14063863
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-13ldkh-ref34

Film Studies of Traditional Tibetan Life and Culture: Ladakh, India (86.13.3-74OP)

Collection Creator:
National Anthropological Film Center (U.S.)  Search this
Dorjee, Ragpa  Search this
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Sorenson, E. Richard  Search this
Extent:
Slides (color, 35mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Date:
1978 July 29
Scope and Contents:
Slide photographs shot in Mathoo Monastery, Mathoo Village, Ladakh, India. Numbers1-2 monks inside dukang (main prayer room) wearing ceremonial roves and crown; 3-8 draping tapestries hanging from ceiling into dukang with monks dressed in ceremonial robes; 10 group of boys standing; 11-12 boy monk sitting inside doorway, blue scarf hanging from door; 13-15 same as 11-12; 17 painting of three monks in yellow pointed has on gren grass sitting; 18-19 green valley with builsing with horses painted around it; 20 builsings, one with orand and white horse pattern around it; 21 boy monks, two standing, one sitting; 23 stone structure with repeated mounds; 24 monastery on hilltop; 25-30 monks leaving monastery and walkig down stone pathway; 31-37 monks going up hill in line; 38 inside decorated dukang

Time: 4pm
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 86.13.3-74OP
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National Anthropological Film Center films and slides of Ladakh
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc924610094-a0e1-4be0-97d8-6e1d764a861b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1986-13ldkh-ref84

Human Cremations from the Gore Mound, Boone County, West Virginia

Author:
Ubelaker, Douglas H.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
1977
Citation:
Ubelaker, Douglas H. 1977. "Human Cremations from the Gore Mound, Boone County, West Virginia." The West Virginia Archeologist, 26 13.
Identifier:
99996
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_99996

In Wisconsin, Evidence of Human Sacrifice

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2015-10-16T04:00:01.000Z
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This Ancient Body Appears to Have Been Re-Attached

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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2020-03-27T15:30:02.000Z
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Shocking Amount of Toxic Waste Dumped in this Community 🤢 Disrupt & Dismantle | Smithsonian Channel

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2021-11-20T17:00:11.000Z
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Are These Enormous Mounds Natural or Man-Made?

Creator:
Smithsonian Channel  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-05-13T04:00:01.000Z
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Why Baboons Are the Best Tamarind Tree Farmers in Zambia

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2019-12-02T16:30:05.000Z
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The Mystery of the Magnificent Monks Mound

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Smithsonian Channel  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2015-10-23T17:13:06.000Z
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Cuban Crocodiles B-Roll

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2015-08-12T16:21:14.000Z
YouTube Category:
Pets & Animals  Search this
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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National Zoo
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Cheetahs Amani and Cubs in the Yard

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National Zoo  Search this
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Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
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2022-11-08T16:07:49.000Z
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Pets & Animals  Search this
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Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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National Zoo
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SmithsonianNZP
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Dr. Maya Angelou In Conversation with Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole - National Portrait Gallery

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National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2014-05-30T20:24:07.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
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Hide/Seek: "Untitled(Portrait of Ross in L.A.)" by Felix Gonzalez-Torres - National Portrait Gallery

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National Portrait Gallery  Search this
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YouTube Videos
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2011-04-07T21:42:22.000Z
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Hide/Seek: Portraits by Felix Gonzalez-Torres and David Wojnarowicz - National Portrait Gallery

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2011-04-08T15:50:26.000Z
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Cherokee Days 2016 - United Keetoowah Band History

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
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2016-06-21T20:50:25.000Z
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Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
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Curator Bruce Smith - 1880s Smithsonian Explorations into Earthen Mounds

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National Museum of Natural History  Search this
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2012-01-18T18:13:12.000Z
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Natural History  Search this
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National Museum of Natural History
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