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People of the Potlatch

Collection Creator:
Boulton, Laura, 1899-1980  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (20 minutes, color sound; 745 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1942
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced for the National Film Board of Canada. Shot in British Columbia among the Haida and Tsimshian peoples, the film depicts the life and customs of Northwest coast American Indians. Scenes include traditional Northwest coast villages, preparations for potlatch, fishing for salmon with nets and basket traps, digging razorback clams, trading, foodways, and Christian congregations and secular celebration. Also included is an elderly chief dressed in a bear claw kilt, ermine skin headdress and mask, and dancing and singing.

Legacy Keywords: Potlatch ; Fishing salmon razorback clam ; Seaweed ; Landscape scenic shots of coastline ; Canning salmon ; Trading fur ; Jewelry bracelets ; Statuary small totem poles ; Religion religious influence Anglicanism ; School Canadian government school ; Vessels fishing boats ; Procession secular marching band ; Games tug of war ; Music traditional ; Songs traditional ; Instruments musical instruments ; Musical instruments percussion
General:
Local Numbers: HSFA 1987.9.18
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:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Laura Boulton films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Laura Boulton films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc941c8e890-94fb-423b-a2d7-3a0888054e70
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1987-09-ref38

Potlatch

Container:
Box 2 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 99-015, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Department of Design, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa99-015-refidd1e863

Potlatch Correspondence & Pentagram

Container:
Box 2 of 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 99-015, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum. Department of Design, Exhibition Records
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Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa99-015-refidd1e1053

Potlatch, Narration, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e371

Potlatch, 16mm W.P. Pix

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e382

Potlatch, Track B, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e348

Potlatch, Track A, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e337

Potlatch, Track C, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e359

Marchantia polymorpha L.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
G. Schroeder  Search this
Min. Elevation:
290  Search this
Place:
Nez Perce County. In open Potlatch River Area. T37N R3W Section 31. 5 miles SSW of Juliaetta., Idaho, United States, North America
Collection Date:
16 Apr 1970
Taxonomy:
Plantae Marchantiophyta Jungermanniopsida Marchantales Marchantiaceae
Published Name:
Marchantia polymorpha L.
Barcode:
04632182
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b0232c9d-8ab1-4b1d-a5db-9a1930522b98
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16549057

Metaneckera menziesii (Drumm.) Steere

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
G. Schroeder  Search this
Min. Elevation:
792  Search this
Place:
Latah County. Middle Potlatch Creek Area. T39N R4W Section 28. 4.5 miles SW of Troy., Idaho, United States, North America
Collection Date:
30 Jan 1971
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Neckeraceae
Published Name:
Metaneckera menziesii (Drumm.) Steere
Barcode:
04586554
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/381a2d706-bbe9-496b-bf13-90eb9909ec75
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16505233

Antitrichia californica Sull.

Biogeographical Region:
73 - Northwestern U.S.A.  Search this
Collector:
K. L. Gray  Search this
C. Bjork  Search this
Min. Elevation:
457  Search this
Place:
Latah County: Potlatch River. (NAD 27)., Idaho, United States, North America
Collection Date:
21 Feb 2005
Taxonomy:
Plantae Bryophyta Bryopsida Hypnales Leucodontaceae
Published Name:
Antitrichia californica Sull.
Barcode:
04423612
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33918cf54-7e39-473b-bb39-a516586cecf2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_16481671

Potlatch, "Box of Treasures," 12/12/1986,16mm Work Print

Container:
Box 1 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e195

Potlatch, "Strict Law," Reel #1, 16mm Mag Track

Container:
Box 1 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e206

Potlatch, "Strict Law," Reel #1, 16mm Work Print

Container:
Box 1 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e217

Potlatch, "Strict Law," Reel #2, 16mm Mag Track Mix

Container:
Box 1 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e228

Potlatch, Narration, 2/2/1987, 1/4" Magnetic Videotape

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e326

Potlatch, "Box of Treasures," Track 1, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e393

Potlatch, "Box of Treasures," Track 2, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e404

Potlatch, "Box of Treasures," Track 4, 16mm Mag

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e415

Potlatch, "North West Coast Indian Masking," U-matic Videotape

Container:
Box 2 of 3
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Restrictions pertaining to the use of these materials may apply (based on contracts/copyright). Access restrictions may also apply if viewing copies are not currently available. Viewing copies can be made for a fee. Contact reference staff for details.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 02-122, Smithsonian Institution. Office of Telecommunications, Productions
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Productions
Productions / Box 2
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa02-122-refidd1e426

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