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Travel Footage of Guatemala

Collection Creator:
McBryde, F. Webster (Felix Webster), 1908-1995  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color silent; 1,030 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
circa 1940
Scope and Contents:
Footage shot during travel with his wife, Frances, for research purposes on markets of the villages around Lake atitlan. Film opens with aerial views flying into and out of Tampico, Mexico, and on the way to Guatemala showing terain of coastlines and moutains. The film primarily documents markets and daily life activites in the villages in the Lake Atitlan area including, most likely, Antigua. Film footage includes Danza de los Voladores, a Mesoamerican ceremony, that appears to be held at a race track (Guatemala City?); women weaving including back strap looms, floor loom and men weaving narrow belts; many views of Lake Atitlan and the volcanoes; agriculture activities including haying, hoeing, planting, threshing wheat using horses and ; indian markets, traveling by foot on dirt roads ladened with various burdens strapped to back or on head and traveling around Lake Atitlan by boat; a number of markets held in villages around Lake Atitlan, often including the church; man making base of basket; pottery making; cutting traceries on blackened tree calabash by turning it against a sharp carving tool; Sacapulas woman making salt rounds in molds; washing clothes on lake shore; man playing old-type marimba with gourd sound-boxes. His wife, an artist, is shown sketching a weaver. ; Based on his research work in the village markets surrounding Lake Atitlan, the villages filmed probably include Solala, Panajachel, Chichicastenango, and San Sebastian Coatan. It is likely that he used the film for live lectures.

Legacy keywords: Language and culture ; Lakes ; Volcanoes ; Landscape country side ; Formations (Geology) ; Rites and ceremonies ; Weaving loom weaving ; Spinning-wheel ; Pottery ; Musical instruments ; Architecture Religious ; Architecture Guatemala ; Marketplaces ; Women's clothing
Local Numbers:
HSFA 2008.8.1
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:
Felix Webster McBryde films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Felix Webster McBryde films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9a5ec6ae4-553d-4c21-81ca-70966ffc47a8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-2009-08-ref1

John W. Rowe's Travel Footage: Colorado

Collection Creator:
Rowe, John W.  Search this
Rowe, Mariella  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color silent; 800 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1948-1952
Scope and Contents:
Edited film is an amateur travel film of a trip to Aspen, Colorado and the area. Scenes include travelling by car on snow covered roads, plowing of snow covered roads, mountain scenery, downhill skiing, visit with Stuart Mace and his huskies, travelling in mountains by dogsled, wildlife including bighorn sheep and antelope.
Local Number:
HSFA 1997.10.4
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:
John and Mariella Rowe films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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John and Mariella Rowe films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc96f3e61ce-eddf-42ee-9bb8-f75e1641d51c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1997-10-ref1

Europe Travel

Collection Creator:
Liberman, Alexander, 1912-1999  Search this
Container:
Box 12, Folder 16-17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1974-1980
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. research center. Contact Reference Services for more information. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Alexander Liberman Papers, circa 1912-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Alexander Liberman papers
Alexander Liberman papers / Series 6: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ec2fa8ea-b484-4855-af82-bfad2e5c71fb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-libealex-ref390

Interstate Travelers' Guide

Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 117, Folder Unknown
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series 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.
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Railroads / 6: Publications / 6.1: Guides
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep818431a91-e85d-4224-8c10-b03f6e27cd1d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-railroads-ref3956

"Rebel, Jedi, Princess, Queen: Star Wars and the Power of Costume" website, crawled March 19, 2015

Container:
Electronic Records
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-183, Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service, Website Records
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Website Records
Website Records / Electronic Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-183-refidd1e181

Japanese postcards

Collector:
Ridout, Elizabeth  Search this
Collection Collector:
Ridout, Elizabeth  Search this
Extent:
24 Postcards (some hand-tinted 24 postcards, some hand-tinted)
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Hand coloring
Place:
Japan
Nikko (Japan)
Scope and Contents:
Twenty four late 19th - early 20th century commercial postcards of Japan, hand-tinted. Scenes include public parks, picturesque rural scenes and temples. Includes two postcards comemorating the Naval victory over Russia in 1904. Four of the postcards are mementos from the trans-Pacific voyage of the SS Mongolia, part of the Pacific Mail Steamship Co.
Local Numbers:
FSA A2010.01 2
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Streets -- Japan  Search this
Temples -- Japan  Search this
Travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Hand coloring
Collection Citation:
Elizabeth Ridout Collection, FSA.A2010.01. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Gift of Elizabeth Ridout, 2010.
Identifier:
FSA.A2010.01, Series FSA A2010.01 2
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Elizabeth Ridout Collection
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc361ff9cbe-18de-47f3-8f92-d3f1d69f7db0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a2010-01-ref2

Coin, Netherlands, 1 Gulden, Lockheed Sirius "Tingmissartoq", Lindbergh

Materials:
Silver Alloy
Dimensions:
3-D (Diameter x Depth): 2.9 × 0.3cm (1 1/8 × 1/8 in.)
Type:
MEMORABILIA-Events
Date:
1931-1933
Credit Line:
Transferred from the USAF Museum
Inventory Number:
A20030078113
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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National Air and Space Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nv96bca4d9f-df75-4ddd-a6c7-5d8ccd96876a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nasm_A20030078113
Online Media:

John W. Rowe's Geneva to Bombay Car Rally

Collection Creator:
Rowe, John W.  Search this
Rowe, Mariella  Search this
Extent:
2 Film reels (color silent; 4232 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1956
Scope and Contents:
Edited film is an amateur travel film documenting a journey by car from Geneva, Switzerland to Bombay, India via Yugoslavia, Greece, Turkey, Jordan, Israel, Iraq, Iran and Pakistan. Principal stops on the tour include: Trieste, Italy; Thessaloniki, Greece; Istanbul, Turkey; the archaeological sites of Palmyra and Baalbeck, Syria; Jerusalem, Israel; Isfahan and Baluchistan, Iran; Delhi, Benares and Agra, India and the Hindu caves of Ajanta and Ellor, India. Scenes of Yugoslavian coutryside show men fishing with wicker baskets and nets, woman spinning wool using spindle, men and women making adobe bricks and laying them out to dry and historical architecture. Scenes in Thessaloniki, Greece include street activities, ox carts, a wheel maker and women and children in local dress. Scenes in Turkey include mosques, minarets, port of Istanbul, city streets, the Hagia Sophia, crossing the Bosporus to Asia Minor, flocks of sheep, camels, women gathering water at a well, village market,strolling water seller and the Christian caves/churches of Gorem at Urgup. Scenes in Syria include Aleppo, basilica of St. Simeon and the ruins of Palmyra and Baalbeck. Scenes in Jordan include the Roman ruins. Scenes in Israel include Jerusalam street activities and swimming in the Dead Sea. Scenes in Iraq include the Shiite Golden Mosque (Al-Askariya Mosque) in Samarra, desert with shepherds, camel trains and Iraqi playing a violin-like instrument. Scenes in Iran include the tiled mosque of Isfahan (Great Royal Mosque), fortified citadel of Bam constructed with mud and nomadic peoples. Scenes in Pakistan include landscapes of the desert and terraced farming near Indus River, crossing the Indus and street life in an unidentified city featuring snake charmers and mongoose-baiting. Scenes in India include women carrying peat or dung on their heads, laden oxcarts on the way to market, threshing grain, collecting cotton, musicians, bats, cobra swimming in an irrigation ditch and the Taj Mahal in Agra. Also included are shots of the cars and rally participants.
Local Number:
HSFA 1997.10.24
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:
John and Mariella Rowe films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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John and Mariella Rowe films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc959dbcc91-06cb-4f8c-9196-4248e17f17f3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1997-10-ref4
Online Media:

Electronic Records

Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 15-183, Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service, Website Records
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Website Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa15-183-refidd1e174

Bangkok

Collection Creator:
Rowe, John W.  Search this
Rowe, Mariella  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color silent; 352 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1955
Scope and Contents:
Edited film is an amateur travel film of Thailand which shows travelling up river/canal, passing other boats, activities along the bank, city views, shrines, monks, and street performer with cobra.
Local Number:
HSFA 1997.10.7
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:
John and Mariella Rowe films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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John and Mariella Rowe films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc97a64e3c6-2c1f-45e7-bc9b-bd04e4a7b878
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1997-10-ref2

Information about turning the exhibit into a traveling exhibition; exhibit script

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction exhibition records, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction exhibition records
The Rat: Man's Invited Affliction exhibition records / Exhibit Files
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/qa7fa1c76da-c746-49dd-b269-9816cf0f7066
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-acma-03-081-ref2

Borneo: Malay Archipelago

Collection Collector:
Lieshout, Henry van  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (black-and-white silent; 277 feet)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1919
Scope and Contents:
Edited film produced by the Post Weekly Travel Series features shots of native life in Dutch Borneo (Indonesia). Scenes in Bandjermasin, the capital city of Dutch Borneo, include a native wrestling match with knives, "coolies" pulling wagons, auto crossing of a stream on a ferry, animals being caged and exported at the docks, and the residence and widows of the late sultan of Borneo.
Local Number:
HSFA 1989.18.1
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:
Henry van Lieshout films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Henry van Lieshout films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc9eb6ab149-dfb7-422b-b553-babe8539251c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1989-18-ref1

Mexico

Collection Creator:
Rowe, John W.  Search this
Rowe, Mariella  Search this
Extent:
1 Film reel (color silent; 1685 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1969
Scope and Contents:
Edited film is an amateur travel film of Mexico. John Rowe and his wife, Mariella, visit San Luis Potosi (cathedral, food market with tourists and local people, aerial view); Guanajuato (various views of city, panorama of city from high vantage point, architecture, cathedral); Valenciana (cathedral); Queretaro (town views, cathedral, statuary, architecture, women hand washing clothes, flora) to San Miguel Allende (town views, cathedral, architecture, flora); Patzcuaro (Indian market with food, woven goods, pottery and other hand made goods for sale, fishing by boat in lake with butterfly nets, threshing with horses); Zona de Balnearios S. Jose Purua Agua Blanca (fountain, water fall, flora, black swan, swimming pool); Teotihuacan (sun and moon temples as well as other structures); aerial views of volcanos; Palenque; air strip with Rowe's plane; swimming hole; Uxmal; Kabah; aerial view of Chichen Itza; and Chichen Itza (ball court, observatory, stellae).
Local Number:
HSFA 1997.10.17
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:
John and Mariella Rowe films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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John and Mariella Rowe films
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc971c2daf2-e96e-4b40-9eed-52ae5e6345cc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1997-10-ref3

Beautiful Japan

Collection Creator:
Morris, Roland S. (Roland Sletor), 1874-1945  Search this
Extent:
5 Film reels (1 hour 40 minutes, black-and-white silent; 3600 feet, 16mm)
Type:
Archival materials
Film reels
Date:
1917-1918
Scope and Contents:
Edited film, shot under the auspices of the Imperial Japanese Railways, represents various aspects of Japanese life as it existed around the turn of the century. Depicted are a wide variety of subjects including scenes of daily life in Tokyo, Kyoto, Yokahama, Hakodate, Kobe, Nagasaki, and other cities. Points of ethnographic interest include market and street scenes, the caves and tombs of the Ainu at Matsushima, the Bear Festival of the Hokkaido Ainu, cormorant fisherman on the Nagara River, a hiwatari-shiki (firewalking) ceremony performed by Shinto priests, the festival of the water goddess Benten, and a temple procession in Hakodate. Other scenes of interest include: a sumo wrestling tournament, school ceremonies and athletic competitions, Yokahama shipyards, cement factories and steel mills at Moji, pottery making, working of rice terraces, pearl industry in Omura, harvesting tea in Shidzuoka, the health resort at Unzen, cherry blossom festival, the coaling of a United States ship by Japanese laborers, and rail travel through the "Japanese alps."

Legacy Keywords: language and culture ; Ritual bear festival Ainu Japan ; Markets vendors Japan ; Shrines Kasuga shrine Nara Japan ; Tea harvesting of Japan ; Palaces defenses moats Tokyo ; Food preparation noodle making Tokyo ; Music ; Statuary religious Buddha Nara ; Ceremony fire walking hinatari-shiki Japan ; Priests shinto fire walking Japan ; Pottery manufacture of Japan ; Fishing use of comorants Nagara River Japan ; Ethnic groups Ainu Shiraoi Japan ; Tattooing ; Sports wrestling sumo Tokyo ; Diving pearls Omura Japan ; Agriculture rice tea Japan ; Japan ; Tokoyo (Japan) ; Kyoto (Japan) ; Yokahama (Japan) ; Nara (Japan) ; Hakodate (Japan) ; Kamiiso (Japan) ; Shidzuoka (Japan) ; Nagasaki (Japan) ; Kōbe-shi (Japan) ; Beppu (Japan) ; Chuzenjii (Japan) ; Asia
Local Number:
HSFA 1982.3.1
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:
Roland S. Morris films of Japan, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Roland S. Morris films of Japan
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc96812c064-9cf9-4df0-944d-d6e39624cef6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-hsfa-1982-03-ref1

VOYAGES TO MARS: Crossing Lunar Orbit

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Tue, 15 Sep 2020 09:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
Flight  Search this
Space  Search this
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AirSpace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_00f34f3eafbf2b00db82acd88737e5ce

Nicotine Stain

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Thu, 25 Feb 2021 09:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
Flight  Search this
Space  Search this
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AirSpace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_05a829901b4a0067529dc7ce804d17d3

Fly Me To The Moon

Creator:
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Thu, 23 Dec 2021 09:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Aircraft  Search this
Flight  Search this
Space  Search this
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AirSpace
Data Source:
National Air and Space Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_0c70a5fdefb35413b947e24fc8e02a44

Robert Frost portrait, Face-to-Face talk

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Conversations and talks
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Mon, 29 Sep 2008 15:00:00 EST
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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Face-to-Face, from the National Portrait Gallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_174ae0bdc9cd6babef7afec7b42d05f6
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Update: Passing the Mic!

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Mon, 01 Oct 2018 04:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
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Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_2040d2ab48f9425ad63b67c34b020249

Gilbert Luján interview excerpt

Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Fri, 01 Nov 2013 08:00:00 -0400
Topic:
Art  Search this
American  Search this
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Oral History Collection from the Archives of American Art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_31f34f35c6f0a6969a91f1d361cba1ff

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