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Robert Charlton films of Papua New Guinea music

Creator:
Charlton, Robert  Search this
Names:
Roberts, Christopher, 1956-  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (color sound)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Place:
Oceania
Papua New Guinea
Date:
1982
Scope and Contents:
Collection consists of the films SONGS OF A DISTANT JUNGLE and SONGS FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA, as well as outtakes. The films document the work of a musician from the Juilliard School, Christopher Roberts, recording, documenting, and preserving traditional music throughout Papua New Guinea. Collection includes sound recordings.

Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or Anthropology Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Provenance:
Received from Bechtel Group, Inc. in 1990.
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.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
Citation:
Robert Charlton films of Papua New Guinea music, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1990.20
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Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9517491c2-fa82-445e-bf34-43634e95b952
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1990-20

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