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Division of Ethnology photograph collection

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
14,500 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Drawings
Clippings
Date:
ca. 1860s-1960s
Scope and Contents:
Consists of photographs collected by the United States National Museum (USNM) Division of Ethnology and later by the Smithsonian Office of Anthropology (SOA). Coverage is worldwide outside North America. Most of the items are photographic prints, some in albums. There are also negatives, photomechanical prints, artwork, and newsclippings. For the most part, the material is historical or ethnological, including images of specimens, portraits, and scenes of daily activity. Some landscape views are also included.
Arrangement:
Arranged by geographic area, generally following George P. Murdock╩╣s Outline of World Cultures.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Drawings
Clippings
Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.97
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3361718ad-0211-4be3-805f-10163a0c4dc2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-97
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Africa

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw360e66a3e-43ac-4c23-a713-2fc6c91dbe40
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref1

Edo

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Africa / Benin (Dahomey) French West Africa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3bc650f69-a89e-4f61-bd1c-453ab67845bb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10

South Rhodesia

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Africa / Zimbabwe
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3feaeed0b-1524-4b78-b52d-f7029e49bab3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref100

Man Pushing Two Women in Wheelbarrow

Collector:
Law, Homer Lycurgus  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 010 in mounted on 012 in x 016 in)
Culture:
Chinese  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01638900
Local Note:
Photo 1876 or Before ?
Hand-colored photoprint in album
Place:
China
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oversize: Mixed Region: NM 152563 01638900, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oversize / Oversize Mixed Region / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3262e9356-3226-47bc-8115-8264b195a61f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref1000

Ceremony, Corrobboree

Creator:
Gillen, F. J.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 004 in)
Culture:
Australians  Search this
Narramunga?  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1894
Scope and Contents:
Seven Women with Scarification and Body Paint, Some with Shields and Boomerangs
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04930600
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
Australia -- Northern Territory?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 37888: Stirling Colln 04930600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw317da00b0-5702-486f-8cbb-e54bdd60fe91
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10000

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (004 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Face and Body Paint and in Costume with Spears, Crossing Effigy Figure Drawn in Sand
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04931600

OPPS NEG.81-3880
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04931600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw359caff7f-793e-4345-bf54-b2e63e12ace1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10001

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (004 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Face and Body Paint and in Costume with Spears at Arrival of Chief Near Effigy Figures Drawn in Sand
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04931700

OPPS NEG.81-3879
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04931700, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31b276f6d-679a-4979-9e38-3b9ce3f705e0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10002

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Face and Body Paint and in Costume with Spears Near Effigy Figures Drawn in Sand
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04931800

OPPS NEG.81-3877
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04931800, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw325923aab-1626-4fe9-9b86-18b2a4347d3f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10003

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Body Paint and In Costume, Spearing Sand Drawing Effigy of Alligator
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04931900

OPPS NEG.81-3876
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04931900, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ab75ef48-f2ad-41dc-9cc2-2c86946ad5b8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10004

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Face and Body Paint and in Costume with Spears, Mocking an Ambush Near Sand Drawings
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932000

OPPS NEG.81-3874
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04932000, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b78465a3-3d52-4b71-b3f0-56a9f6e7911c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10005

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men with Face and Body Paint and In Costume with Spears
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932100

OPPS NEG.81-3875
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04932100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33e4e5198-ce6d-44ce-9a27-c4ba1b2c9f80
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10006

Ceremony, Bora

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1890
Scope and Contents:
Group of Men and Boys with Face and Body Paint and in Costume and with Spears, Gathering Wild Bird Eggs Near Effigy Figures Drawn in Sand
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932200

OPPS NEG.81-3878
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles/ Stead, D. G.
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 49997: Stead Colln 1 04932200, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw346546795-23d5-4ead-a3bc-be2c192e0aac
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10007

Portrait of Four Men with Scarifications, Body Paint, And Ornaments

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932300

OPPS NEG.81-3888
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932300, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3583adc14-ed4d-4101-b32d-8d981fd910a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10008

Portrait of Man (Back View)

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932400

OPPS NEG.81-3882
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3f6e6035c-7d3c-4b0a-986c-78e772ff8ecf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10009

View of Beirut

Creator:
Bonfils, Felix  Search this
Collector:
Law, Homer Lycurgus  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (009 in x 011 in mounted on 012 in x 016 in)
Culture:
Lebanese  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01639000
Local Note:
Photo 1876 or Before ?
Black and white photoprint in album
Place:
Lebanon -- Turkish Lebanon -- Beirut
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oversize: Mixed Region: NM 152563 01639000, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oversize / Oversize Mixed Region / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d4d1f57b-b687-422a-a0b5-0a42750f66d6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref1001

Portrait of Chief with Body Paint and in Costume, Holding Staff

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932500

OPPS NEG.81-3872
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932500, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b81172fa-4531-47c7-a18e-e4dbe9948b0c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10010

Portrait of Man with Boomerang (Back View)

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932600

OPPS NEG.81-3891
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3d34bdf75-8954-472c-a72e-b9a1908e30b1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10011

Portrait of Man with Scarification (Profile View)

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932700

OPPS NEG.81-3883
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932700, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3c0d1dcb4-8fba-4611-ad9b-362e126bce6a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10012

Portrait of Woman Framed with Actinotus (Flannel Flower) Border

Creator:
Kerry, Charles  Search this
Collector:
Stead, David G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (003 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Australian Aborigines  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04932800

OPPS NEG.81-3873
Local Note:
Copyright: Kerry, Charles & Co; Photo Taken Prior to 1911
Black and white photoprint on postcard
Place:
Australia -- New South Wales?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 97 DOE Oceania: Australia: NM 52332: Stead Colln 2 04932800, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Australia / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3e15355d9-604b-4e86-975d-14abce4ca760
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref10013

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