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Sematophyllum caespitosum Mitt.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
S. A. Thompson  Search this
Place:
Imataca Mountains, south of Santa Catalina, eastern end of Tortola Island, delta of Orinoco River., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Nov 1896
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Sematophyllaceae
Published Name:
Sematophyllum caespitosum Mitt.
Barcode:
04655656
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30a3c11aa-1629-40e4-b56f-f7afab886144
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16532683

Thuidium urceolatum Lorentz

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
S. A. Thompson  Search this
Place:
Imataca Mountains, south of Santa Catalina, eastern end of Tortola Island, delta of Orinoco River., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Nov 1896
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Thuidiaceae
Published Name:
Thuidium urceolatum Lorentz
Barcode:
04572277
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31fde3252-86fe-4406-8b02-a7928c0038d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16524741

Pilotrichum bipinnatum Brid.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
S. A. Thompson  Search this
Place:
Imataca Mountains, south of Santa Catalina, eastern end of Tortola Island, delta of Orinoco River., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Nov 1896
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hookeriales Pilotrichaceae
Published Name:
Pilotrichum bipinnatum Brid.
Barcode:
04582517
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e696f0f2-32ff-4754-ab27-c874857232b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16504823

Orinoco River

Collection Creator:
Beer, Paul  Search this
DiGiovanni, Felix V.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Bellis, Tom  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Photo lot 1995-41, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.1995-41, Item 22a
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Felix DiGiovanni and Paul Beer photographs of the Guahibo and other indigenous tribes of eastern Colombia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw352f64527-c398-445b-b3a4-f486e1679a14
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-1995-41-ref34

Myth of Naro as Told by Dedeheiwa

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (22 minutes, color sound; 792 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. One of two related films which presents a versions of the myth of "Naro the Ugly" which deals with Naro's jealousy over his brother's wives. The myth describes the origins of harmful magic among the Yanomamo. Viewed in conjunction with the film MYTH OF NARO AS TOLD BY KAOBAWA, it provides a comparative view of narrative performance and oratorical style among the Yanomamo.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Myths malign magic Yanomamo Venezuela ; Oral performance myths Yanomamo ; Storytelling Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.13
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc956fe1d19-6c4e-4d2d-84ed-b10eb04e1b91
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref13

The Feast

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color sound; 1044 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1968
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1968 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. Film documents a village feast held to re-establish an alliance between two Yanomamo groups, the Patanowa-teri and the Mahekodo-teri. At this ceremonial event, Yanomamo men adorn their bodies with paint and feathers and display their strength in dance and ritualized aggression. The film provides a context for understanding the social, political, and economic entailments of ceremonial reciprocity among the Yanomamo.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Ceremony feasts Yanomano Venezuela ; Weapons ritual aggression Yanomamo ; Dwellings shabono Yanomamo Venezuela ; Aggression ritualized Yanomamo ; Warfare Yanomamo ; Adornment ceremonial feathers body paint Yanomamo ; Dance ritual Yanomamo ; Exchange ceremonial alliances Yanomamo ; Food preparation feasts Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.7
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc93328e1a5-94da-4a64-af8a-aefb1615dfd1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref7

Boquerán rapids, on the Orinoco River

Collection Creator:
Beer, Paul  Search this
DiGiovanni, Felix V.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Bellis, Tom  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 1995-41, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.1995-41, Item 22d
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Felix DiGiovanni and Paul Beer photographs of the Guahibo and other indigenous tribes of eastern Colombia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31e534cab-77ca-484c-80e8-30393e0a78f1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-1995-41-ref37

View of landscape near Orinoco River with man in foreground

Collection Creator:
Beer, Paul  Search this
DiGiovanni, Felix V.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Bellis, Tom  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Photo lot 1995-41, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.1995-41, Item 21d
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Felix DiGiovanni and Paul Beer photographs of the Guahibo and other indigenous tribes of eastern Colombia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31285b3b0-d810-44b3-9da6-bed728c6a0a3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-1995-41-ref31

Man examining petroglyph on rocks near Atures rapids of Orinoco River

Collection Creator:
Beer, Paul  Search this
DiGiovanni, Felix V.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Bellis, Tom  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
There are no restrictions on this collection.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 1995-41, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.1995-41, Item 19c
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Felix DiGiovanni and Paul Beer photographs of the Guahibo and other indigenous tribes of eastern Colombia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3216cded4-98df-4165-840b-d351db478caf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-1995-41-ref17

ASTP summary science report-folder #29

Collection Creator:
El-Baz, Farouk, 1938-  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Estimate of total reflectance from the Orinoco River outflow.
Collection Restrictions:
No restrictions on access.
Collection Rights:
Material is subject to Smithsonian Terms of Use. Should you wish to use NASM material in any medium, please submit an Application for Permission to Reproduce NASM Material, available at Permissions Requests.
Collection Citation:
Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Earth Observation and Photography Experiment, Acc. 1988-0127, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution.
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Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Earth Observation and Photography Experiment
Apollo-Soyuz Test Project Earth Observation and Photography Experiment / Series 9: ASTP Summary science report
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg29cc36d54-d474-475e-ab95-d535723f0b03
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-1988-0127-ref155

Magical Death

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (29 minutes, color sound; 1044 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1973
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. A portrayal of shamanic activity and its role in inter-village alliances and magical attack in Yanomamo society. The drama of shamanic possession is shown over a two-day period as a powerful shaman summons the hekura spirits to destroy the souls of an enemy's children for their new allies. The film elaborates indigenous ideas of spirit possession and interprets the relationship between Yanomamo shamanism, warfare, and politics.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Shamanism magical attack Yanomamo Venezuela ; Alliances inter-village shamanism Yanomamo ; Spirits hekura invocation of Yanomamo ; Possession shamans Yanomamo ; Aggression magical attack shamans Yanomamo ; Warfare inter-village Yanomamo ; Drugs hallucinogenic spirit possession Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.10
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9468f75d0-7c58-4c7d-95cc-540fdd54b2a9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref10

A Man and his Wife Weave a Hammock

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (12 minutes, color sound; 432 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers . A Yanomamo village headman weaves a cotton hammock while his wife and infant watch. Film reveals aspects of interpersonal family relations.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Weaving hammock Yanomamo Venezuela ; Crafts weaving Yanomamo ; Interpersonal relations familial Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.11
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc97a1ee810-fcbf-40fe-ae9e-c182d8e247c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref11

Moonblood: a Yanomamo Creation Myth as Told by Dedeheiwa

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (14 minutes, color sound; 504 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. A Yanomamo shaman tells the myth of the creation of human beings from the blood of the moon spilled by the ancestors. In Yanomamo society the myth is a charter for social relations as it serves the ideological function of accounting for human violence.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Shamans storytelling muths Yanomamo Venezuela ; Myths Creation Yanomamo ; Storytelling shamans Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.12
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9ae267180-b839-422d-ba52-a0e89c6a7a2d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref12

Myth of Naro as Told by Kaobawa

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (22 minutes, color sound; 792 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1975
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. One of two related films which presents a versions of the myth of "Naro the Ugly" which deals with Naro's jealousy over his brother's wives. The myth describes the origins of harmful magic among the Yanomamo. Viewed in conjunction with the film MYTH OF NARO AS TOLD BY DEDEHEIWA, it provides a comparative view of narrative performance and oratorical style among the Yanomamo.

Legacy Keywords: Myths malign magic Yanomamo Venezuela ; Oral performance myths Yanomamo ; Storytelling Yanomamo ; Language and culture
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.14
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc956ecf42b-8341-482b-a090-32b83c15552c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref14

New Tribes Mission

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (12 minutes, color sound; 432 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. One of two related films on the Yanomamo dealing with the role of Catholic missions. The film describes the goal of the mission in Bisaasi-teri--to preach Christian salvation and encourage a rejection of indigenous spiritual beliefs and practices--and provides visual evidence of the material processes of change.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Missions Catholic Yanomamo Venezuela ; Acculturation Yanomamo ; Schools mission teachers Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.15
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9d53f7037-b369-4156-bebb-f878ce382ebd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref15

Ocamo is My Town

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (23 minutes, color sound; 828 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. One of two related films on the Yanomamo dealing with the role of Catholic missions. The film describes efforts of an extraordinary Salesian priest to soften the impact of civilization on the local Yanomamo people living in the area of his mission on the Ocamo River. Depicted are a number of the changes which the mission has brought to the Yanomamo such as use of new medicines, the raising of cattle and chicken, and the use of new foods.

Legacy Keywords: Missions Catholic Yanomamo Venezuela ; Acculturation subsistence practices Yanomamo ; Schools mission teachers Yanomamo ; Fishing Yanomamo ; Language and culture
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.16
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc94707ce98-fe37-42a1-a115-4ec8bee2e4f9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref16

Tapir Distribution

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (15 minutes, color sound; 540 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1975
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and southern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. A tapir killed by the most prominent headman in Mishimishima-bowei-teri is presented to a group of male affines who constitute an important political bloc in that Yanomamo village. The film shows how the meat is prepared, cooked, and distributed and interprets how the gift of the animal is used to reinforce a shaken alliance with the headman's affines. The politics of exchange depicted in this film relate to events depicted in THE AX FIGHT.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Food quest hunting native fauna Yanomamo ; Food preparation butchering tapir Yanomamo ; Food kin groups distribution of Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.17
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc998a540fd-ca3b-4c62-a9a4-0287e334b932
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref17

Tug-of-war, Yanomamo

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (9 minutes, color sound; 324 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1975
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. Children and women of a Yanomamo village play a game of tug-of-war.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Play tug-of-war Yanomamo Venezuela ; Ecology tropical habitat Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.18
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9e2b6cebf-370d-4d82-8a35-9f2676fc09b1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref18

Weeding the Garden

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (14 minutes, color sound; 504 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. Film shows a Yanomamo shaman weeding his manioc garden and clearing leaves from around his plantains. Depicts the nature of interaction between a man and his wife and children.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Subsistence activities gardens Yanomamo ; Interpersonal relations familial Yanomamo ; Family interpersonal relations Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.19
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc91467f9ed-bbf1-4f7a-bbd4-a688124b7bb2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref19

Arrow Game

Collection Creator:
Asch, Timothy  Search this
Chagnon, Napoleon A., 1938-  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color sound, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1974
Scope and Contents:
Edited film from the 1971 Yanomamo film project shot in the Amazon Basin of southern Venezuela and northern Brazil between the Negro and the Upper Orinoco rivers. Film depicts the way in which young Yanomamo boys learn skills for hunting and warfare. Young boys engage in an arrow fight in a clearing, practicing their aim with blunt arrows and dodging the shots of their playmates.

Legacy Keywords: Language and culture ; Play bows and arrows Yanomamo ; Socialization in play Yanomamo ; Aggression training for Yanomamo ; Weapons bows and arrows Yanomamo
Local Number:
HSFA 1984.16.2
Collection 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.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Timothy Asch and Napolean Chagnon films of the Yanomamo
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc99501cd13-cdd7-45e2-94b5-9e4262196d98
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1984-16-ref2

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