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Australia - China by way of interesting ports

Author:
Burns, Philp & Co  Search this
Physical description:
22 unnumbered pages illustrations 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
New Guinea
Philippines
Hong Kong (China)
Vietnam
Chine
Viêt-nam
Hong Kong
Date:
194u
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Descriptions et voyages  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1158940

Oral history interview with Mary Lee Hu, 2009 March 18-19

Interviewee:
Hu, Mary Lee, 1943-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Baldridge, Mark S.  Search this
Choo, Chunghi  Search this
Christensen, Hans  Search this
Dingeldein, Otto  Search this
Eikerman, Alma  Search this
Farafol, Daphne  Search this
Fenster, Fred  Search this
Fike, Phillip G.  Search this
Halper, Vicki  Search this
Ho, Ron  Search this
Kidman, Hero  Search this
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent)  Search this
Marshall, John  Search this
Matsukata, Miye  Search this
Matzdorf, Kurt  Search this
McMurray, James  Search this
Moty, Eleanor  Search this
Noffke, Gary  Search this
Pujol, Eleanor  Search this
Seppä, Heikki  Search this
Turner, Gary  Search this
Warashina, Patti  Search this
American Craft Council  Search this
Cleveland Institute of Art  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Lawrence Arts Center  Search this
Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Society of North American Goldsmiths  Search this
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale  Search this
University of Washington  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Afghanistan -- Description and travel
Australia -- description and travel
China -- description and travel
Indonesia -- description and travel
Iran -- description and travel
Nepal -- description and travel
Ohio -- Description and travel
Papua New Guinea -- Description and travel
Tibet (China) -- Description and travel
Turkey -- description and travel
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Mary Lee Hu, 2009 March 18-19. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Body adornment  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Jewelry making  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15659
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)282415
AAA_collcode_hu09
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_282415
Online Media:

Oral history interview with Mary Lee Hu

Interviewee:
Hu, Mary Lee, 1943-  Search this
Interviewer:
Riedel, Mija, 1958-  Search this
Creator:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Names:
American Craft Council  Search this
Cleveland Institute of Art -- Students  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art -- Students  Search this
Lawrence Arts Center  Search this
Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) -- Students  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Society of North American Goldsmiths  Search this
Southern Illinois University at Carbondale -- Students  Search this
University of Washington -- Faculty  Search this
Baldridge, Mark S., 1946-  Search this
Choo, Chunghi  Search this
Christensen, Hans, 1924-1983  Search this
Dingeldein, Otto  Search this
Eikerman, Alma  Search this
Farafol, Daphne  Search this
Fenster, Fred, 1934-  Search this
Fike, Phillip G., 1927-1997  Search this
Halper, Vicki  Search this
Ho, Ron  Search this
Kidman, Hero  Search this
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent), 1934-2013  Search this
Marshall, John, 1936-  Search this
Matsukata, Miye, 1922-1981  Search this
Matzdorf, Kurt  Search this
McMurray, James  Search this
Moty, Eleanor  Search this
Noffke, Gary  Search this
Pujol, Eleanor  Search this
Seppä, Heikki  Search this
Turner, Gary  Search this
Warashina, Patti, 1940-  Search this
Extent:
8 Items (Sound recording: 8 wav files (5 hr., 42 min.), digital)
163 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Place:
Afghanistan -- Description and Travel
Australia -- Description and Travel
China -- Description and Travel
Indonesia -- Description and Travel
Iran -- Description and Travel
Nepal -- Description and Travel
Ohio -- Description and Travel
Papua New Guinea -- Description and Travel
Tibet (China) -- Description and Travel
Turkey -- description and travel
Date:
2009 March 18-19
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Mary Lee Hu conducted 2009 March 18-19, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Hu's home and studio, in Seattle, Washington.
Hu speaks of growing up outside Cleveland, Ohio; her early interest in making objects; attending the Lawrence Art Center camp in Kansas at the age of 16 where she first experimented with metals; her like of working with tools in order to create something; taking metal smith classes at the Cleveland Institute of Art during high school; attending Miami University in Ohio for two years followed by two years an Cranbrook Academy of Art; working as a TA with L. Brent Kington at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale; her collaborative work in both textiles and metals while at Carbondale which lead to her first experimentation in weaving silver wire; creating a body of work for her Master's thesis in which all the pieces were woven wire; various works, their origins, when, where and why they were created, including her Neckpiece, Choker, Bracelet, Brooch and Ring series; her aesthetic interest in patterns, line and positive/negative space; a limited interest in and use of color in her work; the transition from silver to gold wire; a progressively larger interest in the history of jewelry and body adornment which eventually became a lecture at the University of Washington, where she taught for 26 years; numerous trips around the world to countries such as China, Tibet, Nepal, Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey, Australia, Papua New Guinea and Indonesia; a strong interest in ethnic and native jewelry/body adornment practices; the various purposes which jewelry can serve in society; her involvement with the Society of North American Goldsmiths and the American Craft Council; her technique based teaching practices; the role that modern technology plays in teaching, learning, and making jewelry; the lack of support and funds for metals programs in universities around the country; her library, which includes aver 2,000 books about the history of jewelry and body adornment; her collection of jewelry from around the world; her want to create beautiful and functional jewelry; the public and private aspects to jewelry and it's role in museums; current projects and the importance to maintain interest of metals in younger generations. Hu also recalls Gary Turner, Hans Christensen, Otto Dingeldein, Heikki Seppä, Hero Kielman, Phil Fike, Patti Warashina, Gary Noffke, Elliott Pujol, Chonghi Choo, Daphne Farafo, Vicki Halper, Ron Ho, Miye Matsukata, Alma Eikermann, Mark Baldridge, Kurt Matzdorf, Eleanor Moty, Fred Fenster, John Marshall, James McMurray, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Mary Lee Hu (1943- ) is a metalsmith in Seattle, Washington. Smith was educated at Cranbrook Academy of Art and Southern Illinois University. She teaches at the University of Washington.
General:
Originally recorded on 4 sound discs. Reformatted in 2010 as 8 digital wav files. Duration is 5 hr., 43 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Occupation:
Metal-workers -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Educators -- Washington (State) -- Seattle  Search this
Topic:
Body adornment  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Jewelry making  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.hu09
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a23bb6bc-66a5-4900-9a0f-031b4e2ab83d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-hu09
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Cousteau's Papua New Guinea journey / Jean-Michel Cousteau and Mose Richards

Author:
Cousteau, Jean-Michel  Search this
Richards, Mose  Search this
Subject:
Cousteau, Jacques Yves Travel  Search this
Physical description:
224 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1989
1981-
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740.2.C68 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_398220

Paradise quest; a naturalist's experiences in New Guinea, by Lee S. Crandall

Author:
Crandall, Lee S (Lee Saunders) 1887-1969  Search this
Physical description:
viii p., 1 l., ix-xvii, 226 p. front., illus. (music) plates, ports. 22 1/2 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1931
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Birds of paradise (Birds)  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740 .C7X
DU740.C7X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_71577

Unterwegs in der Südsee : Adolf Roesicke und seine Fahrten auf dem Sepik in Neuguinea / Markus Schindlbeck

Title:
Adolf Roesicke und seine Fahrten auf dem Sepik in Neuguinea
Author:
Schindlbeck, Markus  Search this
Roesicke, Adolf  Search this
Subject:
Roesicke, Adolf  Search this
Physical description:
358 pages : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Diaries
Place:
Sepik River Valley (Indonesia and Papua New Guinea)
Papua New Guinea
Date:
2015
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047744

The innocent artists : student art from Papua New Guinea / Catherine Baker

Author:
Baker, Catherine 1944-  Search this
Physical description:
127 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Chimbu Province
Chimbu Province (Papua New Guinea)
Date:
1980
Topic:
Children's art  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_897525

Headhunters of Papua / Tony Saulnier ; with the collaboration of Marcel Bisiaux ; [Translation by Margaret Shenfield]

Author:
Saulnier, Tony  Search this
Bisiaux, Marcel 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Saulnier, Tony Travel  Search this
Physical description:
309 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1963
[1963]
Topic:
Papuans  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
GN664.P2 S33 1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_907261

Photographing Papua : representation, colonial encounters and imaging in the public domain / ny Max Quanchi

Author:
Quanchi, Max  Search this
Physical description:
xx, 369 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
History
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
2007
Topic:
Papuans--History  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Photography in ethnology  Search this
Photography in historiography  Search this
Photography--History  Search this
Documentary photography  Search this
History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048622

Les Papous coupeurs de têtes : 167 jours dans la préhistoire / Tony Saulnier ; avec la collaboration de Marcel Bisiaux

Author:
Saulnier, Tony  Search this
Bisiaux, Marcel 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Saulnier, Tony Travel  Search this
Physical description:
305, [3] pages : illustrations (some color), maps, plates ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua (Indonesia)
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1960
[1960]
Topic:
Papuans  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU744.35.P33 S28 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1049190

Nishi-Irian ki : Nyūginia no jinen to seikatsu

Author:
Satake, Yoshisuke 1902-2000  Search this
Physical description:
9, 341, 20 p. : ill., maps. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua (Indonesia)
New Guinea
Micronesia
Date:
1963
Shōwa 38 [1963]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU744 .S25 1963
DU744.S25 1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391568

Practical hints to scientific explorers in New Guinea / by Evan R. Stanley

Author:
Stanley, Evan R (Evan Richard)  Search this
Physical description:
pages [122]-163 : map ; 21 cm
Type:
Articles
Guidebooks
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1925
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Call number:
QE22.S726 D38 1987
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1050100

The captain and "the cannibal" : an epic story of exploration, kidnapping, and the Broadway stage / James Fairhead

Title:
Captain & "the cannibal"
Author:
Fairhead, James 1962-  Search this
Subject:
Morrell, Benjamin 1795-1839  Search this
Morrell, Benjamin 1795-1839 Travel  Search this
Dako  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 377 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Connecticut
New York (State)
New York
Date:
2015
19th century
Topic:
Ship captains  Search this
Indigenous peoples  Search this
First contact of aboriginal peoples with Westerners--History  Search this
Kidnapping--History  Search this
Sideshows--History  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Discovery and exploration  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1047501

Tambaran : een ontmoeting met de verdwijnende cultuur van Nieuw-Guinea / René Gardi ; [Geautoriseerde vertaling D. van der Linden]

Author:
Gardi, René  Search this
Physical description:
228 p., 38 p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Sepik River Region (Indonesia and Papua New Guinea)
Papua New Guinea
Sepik River Region (New Guinea)
Date:
1960
[1960?]
Topic:
Art  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740 .G219 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_466339

Bibliographie deutschsprachiger kolonialer Literatur zu Quellen der Ethnographie und Geschichte der Bevölkerung von Kaiser Wilhelms-Land, dem Bismarck-Archipel und den Deutschen Salomon Inseln 1880-1914, annotiert = Bibliography of German colonial literature for references of ethnology and history of the population of Kaiser Wilhelms Land, the Bismarck Archipelago, and the German Solomons Islands...

Author:
Scheps, Birgit  Search this
Liedtke, Wolfgang  Search this
Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde Dresden  Search this
Physical description:
343 p. : map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Bibliography
Germany
Oceania
Date:
1992
To 1975
Topic:
Germans  Search this
Ethnology--Bibliography  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Bibliography  Search this
Politics and government  Search this
Colonies  Search this
Call number:
Z4813 .S32 1992
Z4813.S32 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444257

Dear Dad letters from New Guinea : with illustrations / by Ben S. Boyce

Author:
Boyce, Ben Stevens 1884-1928  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 124 p. illus., port. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1928
C1928
Topic:
Papuans  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740 .B78 1928
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_490016

Dark islands, by John W. Vandercook

Author:
Vandercook, John W (John Womack) 1902-1963  Search this
Physical description:
367 p. illus., pls. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Fiji
Papua New Guinea
Solomon Islands
Date:
1937
[c1937]
Topic:
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_481191

Horst Von Bandat, a Hungarian geologist in western New Guinea / edited by József Hála and Gábor Vargyas

Author:
Von Bandat, Horst F  Search this
Hála, József  Search this
Vargyas, G (Gábor)  Search this
Magyar Tudományos Akadémia Néprajzi Kutatóintézet  Search this
Magyar Állami Földtani Intézet  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 110 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Date:
1992
Topic:
Geology  Search this
Material culture  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Antiquities  Search this
Call number:
DU740.2 .H819 1992
DU740.2.H819 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_443776

A naturalist in cannibal land / by A.S. Meek ; ed. by Frank Fox, with an introduction by the Hon. Walter Rothschild, and thirty-six illustrations

Author:
Meek, A.S  Search this
Fox, Frank  Search this
Rothschild, Lionel Walter Rothschild Baron 1868-1937  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 238 p. front., plates, ports., fold. map. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Date:
1913
[1913]
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU744 .M49
DU744.M49
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_428924

Through primitive New Guinea. Translated from the Swedish by Maurice Michael

Author:
Bergman, Sten 1895-  Search this
Physical description:
191 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
New Guinea
Date:
1957
[1957]
Topic:
Zoology  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DU740 .B49 E1957
DU740.B49 E1957
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_86469

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