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KNM-ER 1813, Early Human

Collector:
K. Kimeu  Search this
Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Region:
African Region  Search this
Is this real?:
No, it's a cast.
Material:
Plastic, paint
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Koobi Fora, Africa, Kenya
Collection Date:
1973
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Tetrapoda, Mammalia, Theria, Primates, Hominidae
Scientific Name:
Homo habilis
USNM Number:
EO401766
See more items in:
Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31e449dab-c81c-4c9b-9335-476a067e16ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnheducation_13109657
Online Media:

OH 83: A new early modern human fossil cranium from the Ndutu beds of Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Author:
Reiner, Whitney B.  Search this
Masao, Fidelis  Search this
Sholts, Sabrina B.  Search this
Songita, Agustino Venance  Search this
Stanistreet, Ian  Search this
Stollhofen, Harald  Search this
Taylor, R. E.  Search this
Hlusko, Leslea J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Year:
2017
Citation:
Reiner, Whitney B., Masao, Fidelis, Sholts, Sabrina B., Songita, Agustino Venance, Stanistreet, Ian, Stollhofen, Harald, Taylor, R. E., and Hlusko, Leslea J. 2017. "OH 83: A new early modern human fossil cranium from the Ndutu beds of Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania." American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 164, (3) 533–545. https://doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.23292.
Identifier:
144306
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1002/ajpa.23292
ISSN:
0002-9483
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:slasro_144306

Natural landscapes

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. The date on the slide is JUL 66.
Local Numbers:
U 4 TAN 115 EE 66
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
7
Frame value is 20.
Slide No. U 4 TAN 115 EE 66
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape -- Photographs  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 21639
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Tanzania
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo76a4bdce5-f130-4691-926f-4a4a812bbb88
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref13511

Natural landscapes

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. The date on the slide is JUL 66.
Local Numbers:
U 4 TAN 115.1 EE 66
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
7
Frame value is 22.
Slide No. U 4 TAN 115.1 EE 66
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape -- Photographs  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 21640
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Tanzania
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7be2136fe-c280-4852-9a6e-85114f0923ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref13512

Natural landscapes

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. The date on the slide is JUL 66.
Local Numbers:
U 4 TAN 116 EE 66
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
7
Frame value is 23.
Slide No. U 4 TAN 116 EE 66
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape -- Photographs  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 21641
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Tanzania
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo7a1b8208a-6ac9-4ef7-be64-cf32b7c204c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref13513

Natural landscapes

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. The date on the slide is JUL 66.
Local Numbers:
U 4 TAN 116.1 EE 66
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
7
Frame value is 24.
Slide No. U 4 TAN 116.1 EE 66
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape -- Photographs  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 21642
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Tanzania
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo716997061-e224-436c-8c1d-317f0d5eea3f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref13515

Natural landscapes

Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Elisofon, Eliot  Search this
Extent:
1 Slide (col.)
Type:
Archival materials
Slides
Color slides
Place:
Africa
Tanzania
Date:
1966
Scope and Contents:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. The date on the slide is JUL 66.
Local Numbers:
U 4 TAN 116.2 EE 66
General:
Title is provided by EEPA staff based on photographer's notes.
Local Note:
7
Frame value is 25.
Slide No. U 4 TAN 116.2 EE 66
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original records requires an appointment. Contact Archives staff for more details.
Collection Rights:
Permission to reproduce images from the Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives must be obtained in advance. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape -- Photographs  Search this
Natural landscapes  Search this
Genre/Form:
Color slides
Collection Citation:
Eliot Elisofon Field Collection, EEPA 1973-001, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
EEPA.1973-001, Item EEPA EECL 21643
See more items in:
Eliot Elisofon Field collection
Eliot Elisofon Field collection / Tanzania
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo73879cabb-d31a-406b-a7b3-d314dd726faa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1973-001-ref13516

Homo erectus

Discovered by:
Louis S. B. Leakey  Search this
Original Object Holding Institution:
National Museum of Tanzania
Location of Discovery:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Site:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Date of discovery:
1960
Species:
Homo erectus
Original Object Identifier:
OH 9
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200054
Online Media:

Homo habilis

Discovered by:
Kamoya Kimeu  Search this
Original Object Holding Institution:
National Museums of Kenya (Kenya)
Location of Discovery:
Koobi Fora, Kenya
Site:
Koobi Fora, Kenya
Date of discovery:
1973
Species:
Homo habilis
Original Object Identifier:
KNM-ER 1813
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200061
Online Media:

Homo habilis

Discovered by:
Louis S. B. Leakey  Search this
Original Object Holding Institution:
National Museum of Tanzania
Location of Discovery:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Site:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Date of discovery:
1963
Species:
Homo habilis
Original Object Identifier:
OH 16
USNM Number:
N385017-0
GUID:
ark:/65665/30c58e00d-ad3c-4873-b6e7-28376df6002f
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200062

Homo habilis

Discovered by:
Peter Nzube  Search this
Original Object Holding Institution:
National Museum of Tanzania
Location of Discovery:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Site:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Date of discovery:
1968
Species:
Homo habilis
Original Object Identifier:
OH 24
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200063

Paranthropus boisei

Discovered by:
Mary Leakey  Search this
Original Object Holding Institution:
National Museum of Tanzania
Location of Discovery:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Site:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Date of discovery:
1959
Species:
Paranthropus boisei
Original Object Identifier:
OH 5
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200074
Online Media:

Chopper from Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Site:
Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:dpo_3d_200113

Indigofera masaiensis J.B. Gillett

Biogeographical Region:
25 - East Tropical Africa  Search this
Collector:
-- Verdcourt  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1524  Search this
Place:
Masai District, Tanganyika, junction of Olduvai to old road, just north of Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, Africa
Collection Date:
Transcribed d/m/y: 2/4/64
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Indigofera masaiensis J.B. Gillett
Barcode:
02311996
USNM Number:
2567951
See more items in:
Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35212c944-7ce0-44d2-992b-9e5bb42dbf55
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13323162

OH 83: A new early modern human fossil cranium from the Ndutu beds of Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Author:
Stanistreet, Ian  Search this
Hlusko, Leslea J.  Search this
Reiner, Whitney B.  Search this
Taylor, R. E.  Search this
Masao, Fidelis  Search this
Sholts, Sabrina B.  Search this
Songita, Agustino Venance  Search this
Stollhofen, Harald  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2017
Citation:
Reiner, Whitney B., Masao, Fidelis, Sholts, Sabrina B., Songita, Agustino Venance, Stanistreet, Ian, Stollhofen, Harald, Taylor, R. E. and Hlusko, Leslea J. 2017. OH 83: A new early modern human fossil cranium from the Ndutu beds of Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 164(3): 533-545. doi:10.1002/ajpa.23292
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_144306

Temporal span of bone accumulations at Olduvai Gorge and implications for early hominid foraging behavior

Author:
Potts, Richard  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1986
Citation:
Potts, Richard. 1986. Temporal span of bone accumulations at Olduvai Gorge and implications for early hominid foraging behavior. Paleobiology, 12(1): 25-31. doi:10.1017/S0094837300002955
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_152935

Water flow and the Formation of Lower Paleolithic Sites in Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Author:
Potts, Richard  Search this
Petraglia, M.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1994
Citation:
Petraglia, M. and Potts, Richard. 1994. Water flow and the Formation of Lower Paleolithic Sites in Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. Journal of Anthropological Archaeology, 13: 228-254.
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Anthropology  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_109940

Foraging for faunal resources by early hominids at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania

Author:
Potts, Richard  Search this
Grigson, C.  Search this
Clutton-Brock, J.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1983
Citation:
Potts, Richard. 1983. Foraging for faunal resources by early hominids at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania. In: Clutton-Brock, J. and Grigson, C., Hunters and their prey
.
: British Archaeological Reports,(Animals and Archaeology) pp.163-163.
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_110134

Review of "Systematic Butchery by Plio/Pleistocene Hominids at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania," by H. T. Bunn and E. M. Kroll

Author:
Behrensmeyer, Anna K.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1986
Citation:
Behrensmeyer, Anna K. 1986. Review of "Systematic Butchery by Plio/Pleistocene Hominids at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania," by H. T. Bunn and E. M. Kroll. Current Anthropology, 27(5): 443-444.
Topic:
Natural History  Search this
Paleobiology  Search this
See others in:
Paleobiology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_94868

Temporal span of bone accumulations at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, and implications for early hominid foraging behavior

Author:
Potts, Richard  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1986
Citation:
Potts, Richard. 1986. Temporal span of bone accumulations at Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania, and implications for early hominid foraging behavior. Paleobiology, 12(1): 25-31.
Topic:
Anthropology  Search this
Natural History  Search this
See others in:
Anthropology
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_110135

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