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Beautiful work from crude tools--native goldsmiths at work, Kandy. Caption no. 3735 : stereoscopic photonegative

Topic:
CEYLON TOUR
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (pieces, 3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Ceylon -- 1890-1920
Kandy (Ceylon)
Sri Lanka -- 1890-1920
Local Numbers:
RSN 14061

Video number 13335
General:
Same as RSN 26256; frames in separate envelopes
Currently stored in box 3.1.28 [115].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Artisans -- Ceylon  Search this
Elephants -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Goldsmiths -- Ceylon  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1890-1920 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 14035-14091
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b1c563e9-0a56-4dfe-866d-8c4f9cc35262
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref10662

Ancient method of executing a criminal in Ceylon, prisoner crushed by an elephant's foot. [Caption no. 14332 : stereoscopic interpositive.]

Topic:
BURMA AND CEYLON
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Ceylon -- 1890-1920
Sri Lanka -- 1890-1920
Local Numbers:
RSN 7498
General:
Similar to RSN 4845.
Currently stored in box 1.2.10 [9].
Cancelled by scratching.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Crime -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Elephants -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Punishment -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Capital punishment -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.2: H.C. White Interpositives / RSN Numbers 7461-7565
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep81516464e-6c8e-4d7a-985c-25c11400bffa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16783

The largest dagoba in Anuradhapura, dome 360 ft. in diameter. 14335 interpositive

Topic:
BURMA AND CEYLON
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3 3/4" x 7")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka : District)
Ceylon
Local Numbers:
RSN 7501

Video number 06665
General:
Currently stored in box 1.2.10 [9].
Similar to RSN 4702.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Monuments -- Ceylon  Search this
Religion -- Ceylon  Search this
Sculptures -- Ceylon  Search this
Shrines -- Ceylon  Search this
Tombs -- Ceylon  Search this
Anuradhapura Dogoba  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.2: H.C. White Interpositives / RSN Numbers 7461-7565
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85773398f-3423-47f6-b6b4-69f887b8a468
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref16786

Beautiful work from crude tools--native goldsmiths at work, Kandy. Caption no. 3735 : stereoscopic interpositive

Topic:
CEYLON TOUR
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Ceylon -- 1890-1920
Kandy (Ceylon)
Sri Lanka -- 1890-1920
Local Numbers:
RSN 26256
General:
Same as RSN 14061.
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Artisans  Search this
Elephants -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Goldsmiths  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1890-1920 -- Interpositives -- Glass.
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85c4d5c06-e7e8-470c-9c2d-b45cd3310233
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24016

[Beach scene from high angle, Sri Lankia. Active no. 3762 : non-stereo interpositive.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 4".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Sri Lanka
Local Numbers:
RSN 26266
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Beaches -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Boats -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Palm trees -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Seacoasts -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Trees -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b2276311-debc-48ac-a95c-ab27754a240d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24025

[Crowd.] 3763 Interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Sri Lanka ?
Local Numbers:
RSN 26267
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Crowds  Search this
Streets  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84681d5b8-f9d7-4fc2-a2bd-9c34070f76e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24026

[Street scene.] 3765 Interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5")
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Sri Lanka ?
Local Numbers:
RSN 26268
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Buggies  Search this
Cows  Search this
Streets  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ab078846-788b-47fb-931a-dd844cd318ab
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24027

[Crowded street and homes, Sri Lanka. Active no. 3773 : non-stereo interpositive.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Culture:
Sri Lankans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Local Numbers:
RSN 26270
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Crowds  Search this
Dwellings -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Streets -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep897876e97-ea4b-4122-9492-b51101516ae8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24029

[Trees with two standing male figures, possibly in Sri Lanka. Active no. 3780 : non-stereo interpositive.]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5 x 4".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Sri Lanka
Local Numbers:
RSN 26271
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Figure in landscape  Search this
Trees  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Interpositives -- Glass
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a3d946ed-a003-48ce-9682-0f0b81c55520
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24030

Abhayagivi Dagoba (1,100 feet circum., 244 feet high), erected 88 B.C., Anuradhapura. Active no. 3783. Interpositive

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (4" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Abhayagivi Dagoba
Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka : District)
Ceylon
Local Numbers:
RSN 26272
General:
Currently stored in box 3.2.47 [82].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Temples, Buddhist  Search this
Buddhism and art -- Ceylon  Search this
Architecture, Buddhist -- Ceylon  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1890-1920 -- Interpositives -- Glass.
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.2: Underwood and Underwood Positives / RSN Numbers 26187-26285
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep89750b0e5-d0b4-4b86-9bc9-9333120a7471
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref24031

Along the palm-fringed coast of beautiful Ceylon. [Active no. 14307 : stereo photonegative.]

Topic:
CEYLON
Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Publisher:
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (piece, 3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Ceylon
Sri Lanka ?
Local Numbers:
RSN 4690
General:
Orig. no. 183-A.
Similar to RSN 7465.
Currently stored in box 1.1.25B [36].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Beaches  Search this
Palms  Search this
Trees  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 4685-4782
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84a0d2480-e7d7-43b2-8193-4711675286e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref4658

The largest dagoba in Anuradhapura, dome 360 ft. in diameter. [Active No. 14335 : stereoscopic photonegative.]

Topic:
CEYLON
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka)
Ceylon
Local Numbers:
NMAH Acc. 270586.

RSN 4702

Video number 03486
General:
Similar to RSN 7501.
40-J on envelope.
Currently stored in box 1.1.25B [36].
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Architecture, Buddhist -- Ceylon  Search this
Monuments -- Ceylon  Search this
Religions -- Ceylon  Search this
Shrines -- Ceylon  Search this
Tombs -- Ceylon  Search this
Sculpture -- Ceylon  Search this
Public sculpture -- Ceylon  Search this
Stupas -- Ceylon  Search this
Dagobas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 4685-4782
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep84998423d-8795-4f17-931a-3b95b26558c0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref4671

Among the 1,600 stone pillars of the Brazen Palace, in the ruined city of Anuradhapura. [Active no.14336 : photonegative.]

Topic:
CEYLON
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Names:
Brazen Palace (Anuradhapura, Ceylon)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Anuradhapura (Sri Lanka : District)
Ceylon
Local Numbers:
RSN 4703

Video number 03487
General:
Similar to RSN 7502
Currently stored in box 1.1.25B [36]
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Palaces  Search this
Ruins -- Ceylon  Search this
Columns -- Ceylon  Search this
Pillars -- Ceylon  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 4685-4782
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87d30d3b1-3451-4ad2-93aa-063491595136
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref4672

Ancient method of executing a criminal in Ceylon, prisoner crushed by an elephant's foot. [Caption no. 14332 : stereoscopic photonegative.]

Topic:
CEYLON
Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
H.C. White Co.  Search this
Photographer:
Ponting, Herbert George, 1870-1935  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3-3/4" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Ceylon -- 1890-1920
Sri Lanka -- 1890-1920
Local Numbers:
RSN 4845
General:
Similar to RSN 7498.
Associated number: 158-B.
Currently stored in box 1.1.26 [142].
Cancelled by scratching.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center. A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Crime -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Elephants -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Punishment -- 1890-1920 -- Sri Lanka  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1890-1920 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 1: H. C. White glass plates / 1.1: H.C. White Negatives / RSN Numbers 4783-4851
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8563eee9f-8fa4-416f-a416-6708a22b75e2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref4814

Galle Face Hotel Colombo

Creator:
Plâté Ltd., Colombo  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard (collotype., b&w, 9 x 14 cm.)
Container:
Volume 1
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
Sri Lanka
Date:
[ca. 1919]
Scope and Contents:
Printed caption on verso reads: "No. 4. Galle Face Hotel, Colombo."
Additional printed text on verso reads: "Copyright by Plate Ltd., Colombo."
Postmarks, manuscript message, and address on verso.
Local Numbers:
EEPA CE-30-01
General:
Title source: Postcard caption.
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:
Cultural landscapes  Search this
Cityscape photography  Search this
Genre/Form:
Picture postcards
Collection Citation:
African Postcard collection, EEPA 1985-014, Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
EEPA.1985-014, Item EEPA CE 2012-001-0268
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African Postcard Collection
African Postcard Collection / Series 51: Non-Africa / 51.3: Other
Archival Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/xo71de4fbaa-067a-46a5-840e-f3acca18e9f5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-eepa-1985-014-ref1923

Sri Lanka

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
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National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg24b52b9d6-7f6c-4de5-a5c3-8d4989252765
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23291

Sri Lanka

Collection Creator:
National Air and Space Museum. Archives Division.  Search this
Container:
Drawer OS, Folder 787000-01
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
Documents
Collection Restrictions:
The majority of the Archives Department's public reference requests can be answered using material in these files, which may be accessed through the Reading Room at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. More specific information can be requested by contacting the Archives Research Request.
See more items in:
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History
National Air & Space Museum Technical Reference Files: Space History / Series O: Space History / Sri Lanka
Archival Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pg29c4e2139-531c-4a84-bc5a-eb2a878076a5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nasm-xxxx-1183-o-ref23292

Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus

Collector:
G. M. Henry  Search this
Preparation:
Skeleton: Partial
Remarks:
missing 1 femur, 1 coracoid and distal part of one wing
Sex:
unknown
Place:
Sri Lanka, Asia
Collection Date:
19 Feb 1925
Common name:
Red-faced Malkoha
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Aves, Cuculiformes, Cuculidae
Published Name:
Phaenicophaeus pyrrhocephalus
Other Numbers:
S-tag Number : S04260
USNM Number:
289689
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Vertebrate Zoology
Birds
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Birds Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33b8fc513-721e-4d76-b972-1da4cb264085
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_4054887
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Clarias teysmanni brachysoma

Collector:
William F. Smith-Vaniz  Search this
Place:
Tributary to Mahaweii Ganga 3.8 miles east of Teldeniya on road to Madugoda (Teldeniya District)., Kandy District, Central Province, Sri Lanka, Asia
Collection Date:
10 Jul 1969
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Ostariophysi, Siluriformes, Clariidae
Published Name:
Clarias teysmanni brachysoma
Accession Number:
289275
USNM Number:
317373
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b9029115-5c25-420b-98fa-3aa6c364df28
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5210320

Bithynia toucheana

Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Sri Lanka
Common name:
Gastropods
Published Name:
Bithynia toucheana Heude, 1890
Mysorella limbata
Other Numbers:
Sort Order : MS-R14-C061-0737
USNM Number:
103640
See more items in:
Invertebrate Zoology
Mollusca
Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b0090061-26ad-426d-84db-d591617e595b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_11475403

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