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Viceroy's five elephants with howdahs (canopied seats) and men

Creator:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 014 in x 009 in)
Culture:
East Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04560800

OPPS NEG.81-8715
Local Note:
Photo 1903 or Before
Place:
India -- United Provinces/Northwest Provinces/Uttar Pradesh -- Benares/Varanasi
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw382371b9d-398c-4c80-82c3-a19706e8daea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref593

Burning Ghat or Manikarnika, the chief cremation center of Benares

Creator:
Bourne, Samuel  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (012 in x 009 in mounted on 012 in x 009 in)
Culture:
East Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
1863
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04560900

OPPS NEG.81-8715
Place:
India -- United Provinces/Northwest Provinces/Uttar Pradesh -- Benares/Varanasi/Ganges River
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw39e1ef77c-623c-4c5f-b34b-1074be3b60c5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref594

Gyan Baku, or Well of Knowledge, in Benares

Creator:
Bourne & Shepherd  Search this
Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Collection Collector:
Koch, Emma Augusta, 1847-1932  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (009 in x 011 in mounted on 009 in x 012 in)
Culture:
East Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Place:
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.04561000
Local Note:
Photo 1903 or Before
Place:
India -- United Provinces/Northwest Provinces/Uttar Pradesh -- Benares/Varanasi/Gyan Baku
Related Materials:
Relocated from Photo Lot 97, USNM ACC 40922.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 161, Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Emma A. Koch photograph collection relating to India, South Asia, and Australia
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw392c879e9-1ea5-45d1-9656-2d6c60d8b89c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-161-ref595

India : North Indian folk music = Inde : musique populaire de L'Inde du Nord

Performer:
Das, Bhagavan  Search this
Yadav, Hiralal  Search this
Mahto, Lahura  Search this
Recorder:
Junius, Manfred M. (liner notes)  Search this
Creator:
Pahe, Ethel  Search this
Collection Creator:
UNESCO  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound disc (digital, 4 3/4 in.)
Culture:
Indians  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound discs
Place:
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Uttar Pradesh (India)
India
Bihar (India)
Bundelkhand (India)
Varna (Bulgaria)
Contents:
Kajri : song of the rainy season -- Hori : spring song -- Virha : Ahir song -- Qawali : Muslim devotional song -- Dhun on the Shahnai -- Flute & mandar -- Chitrakute nija dhare : song -- Phag : spring song -- Khanjri : tambourine solo -- Gari : song -- Bhajana -- Sufi song.
Track Information:
101 Kajri / Hiralal Yadav.

102 Hori.

103 Virha.

104 Qawali.

105 Dhun / Shehnai,Oboe,Drum.

106 Flute and Mandar / Ethel Pahe. Mandar,Flute.

107 Chitrakute Nija Dhare / Lahura Mahto.

108 Phag.

109 Khanjri Solo / Bhagavan Das. Drum,Khanjari (Drum).

110 Gari.

111 Bhjana.

112 Sufi Song.
Local Numbers:
UN-COMM-CD-08033-9

UNESCO.8033
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
Paris, France Audivis
General:
Commercial

Songs sung in literary Hindi, Hindi dialects, and Persianized Urdu. Notes: Vocal and instrumental music. Previously released material. Compact disc. Program notes in English and French (15 p.) inserted in container.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
Music -- India  Search this
World music  Search this
Religious  Search this
Qaww¯al¯i  Search this
Holiday  Search this
Devotional songs  Search this
Shehnai  Search this
Oboe  Search this
Drum  Search this
Mandar  Search this
Flute  Search this
Khanjari (Drum)  Search this
Islam  Search this
Religion  Search this
Holidays  Search this
Hinduism  Search this
Collection Citation:
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records, Ralph Rinzler Folklikfe Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.UNES, Item UNESCO.8033
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UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records
UNESCO Collection of Traditional Music of the World records / Series 2: Audio records / Commercial Recordings
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk52aabcc0b-f36b-4c19-9bbf-afaaae3f28b3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-unes-ref2110

Frank Frick photograph collection relating to India

Collector:
Frick, Frank, 1828-  Search this
Names:
Magyar Állami Operaház  Search this
Publisher:
Stengel & Markert  Search this
Photographer:
Bourne, Samuel, 1834-1912  Search this
Calderoni Es Tarsa  Search this
Deen Dayal, Raja, 1844-1905  Search this
Extent:
150 Prints (albumen)
1 Print (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Bengali (South Asian people)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Photograph albums
Place:
Lucknow (India)
Sānchi (India)
Budapest (Hungary)
Darjeeling (India : District)
Agra (India)
India
Ellora Caves (India)
Abu (India)
Udaipur (India : District)
Fatehpur Sikri (India)
Kanpur (India)
Āmer (India)
Chittaurgarh (India)
Elephanta Island (India)
Jaipur (India)
Ajanta Caves (India)
Hyderabad (India : District)
Delhi (India)
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
circa 1896-1897
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs in albums made by Frank Frick documenting architecture, people, agriculture, and scenery in India. Photographs are annotated with descriptions and dates that apparently relate to Frickʹs visits. Some photographs were made by Raja Deen Dayal (also known as Lala Deen Dayal) and Samuel Bourne. The collection also includes one loose photograph of the Budapest Opera House, published by Stengel & Markert in Dresden and possibly photographed by the Calderoni Es Tarsa studio.
Biographical/Historical note:
The collector has not been identified wth certainty, but was probably Frank Frick (1828-1910), a merchant from Baltimore, Maryland. Frick was a patron of the arts who, during the last years of his life, traveled in Asia, Africa, and Europe.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 82-44
General note:
Information on photographers taken from Clark Worswick, a curator and historian of photography.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs by Raja Deen Dayal can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97.
Addititional photographs of India by Samuel Bourne can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97 and Photo Lot 161.
Additional photographs of India by Bourne can be found in the Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives in A2006.02, 1998.07, A2001.5, A1999.8, and A2002.09.
Records of Frank Frick's patronage of the arts in Baltimore can be found in the Archives of American Art in the Peabody Gallery of Art records.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Photograph albums
Citation:
Photo lot 82-44, Frank Frick photograph collection relating to India, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-44
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Frank Frick photograph collection relating to India
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b8bdac84-e3cd-45f1-be73-acbb8ab3ae80
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-82-44

Paul Wirz films

Creator:
Wirz, Paul, 1892-1955  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (3 hours 24 minutes, black-and-white silent; 4950 feet)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Silent films
Place:
South Asia
Southeast Asia
Indonesia
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India)
Date:
circa 1930
Scope and Contents:
Outtakes shot during travels in the Humbolt Bay and Lake Sentani areas of Dutch New Guinea (Irian Jaya), Nias and Mentawei, Sumatra (Padang Highlands), Borneo, Bali, and India. People documented include the Papuan inhabitants of Lake Sentani and Humbolt Bay, Balinese, the Batak (Sumatra), and the Dayak, Banto, and Barito (Borneo). Documentation features: male dances, tapa (barkcloth) manufacture, pottery making, chewing betel, a fish drive with men in canoes, and a funeral service which includes consultation of the Korwar oracle (Lake Sentani, Irian Jaya); a Batak shamanic performance (Sumatra); funeral preparations and men working on looms (Benares, India); sequence of the warrior ceremony and bird dancers (Nias); various dance sequences (probably Irian Jaya); and rice planting, house and architectural structures, and aftermath of an earthquake (Bali).

Collection also includes notes and published articles.

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.
Local Number:
HSFA 1976.6.1
Related Materials:
DVD copy of documentary film based on Paul Wirz' work in Papua New Guinea, "The White Savage: A Family Saga Without Ending" by Renatus Zurcher is in the Smithsonian Institution's Anthropology Library.
Provenance:
Received from Dadi Wirz in 1976.
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:
Shamans  Search this
Dance  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Genre/Form:
silent films
Citation:
Paul Wirz films, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1976.06
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc92f8679e6-f47b-4064-a935-0f685baa2db2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1976-06

Mus booduga

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Length - Tail:
62 mm
Length - Hind Tarsus:
15 mm
Length - Ear Notch:
13 mm
Length - Head - Body:
65 mm
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India, Asia
Collection Date:
Mar 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Rodentia, Myomorpha, Muridae, Murinae
Published Name:
Mus booduga
Mus booduga booduga
Accession Number:
333255
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : M 133
USNM Number:
536051
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a940a46e-8a73-416c-b8e9-f99048648bf7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7403719

Mus booduga

Collector:
Collector Unknown  Search this
Length - Tail:
60 mm
Length - Hind Tarsus:
15 mm
Length - Ear Notch:
13 mm
Length - Head - Body:
62 mm
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India, Asia
Collection Date:
Mar 1975
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Rodentia, Myomorpha, Muridae, Murinae
Published Name:
Mus booduga
Mus booduga booduga
Accession Number:
333255
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : M 134
USNM Number:
536052
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3de0f1f12-9e20-408f-8ea6-5242c101fbc6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7403720

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