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Martin Moyer film collection

Creator:
Martin Moyer Productions  Search this
Extent:
Film reels (black-and-white, color, sound, silent; 179,000 feet, 16mm)
Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Film reels
Sound films
Silent films
Travelogs
Educational films
Place:
Africa
South Africa
Fiji
Oceania
Tonga
India
Suva (Fiji)
Nepal
Europe
Italy
Greece
North America
Vancouver Island (B.C.)
Grand Canyon (Ariz.)
Cascade Range
Date:
circa 1950-1985
Scope and Contents:
Film collection created by Martin Moyer primarily consists of 59 edited film titles produced and distributed for the educational film market by his independent film company Martin Moyer Productions based in Seattle, Washington. Film subjects include social and cultural studies, geography, environmental sciences, art, mathematics, forestry, and physical education.

Collection also includes ten edited films produced by Martin Moyer in the early 1950s in partnership with Charles Stinson for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji. These ten shorts were filmed in Fiji and the Pacific Islands and document the culture of that region. In addition, the collection includes film of South Africa from the 1940s and 1950s attributed to Richard Peck.

Finally, there are miscellaneous film materials related to collaborative and sponsored projects that include film footage of India, Nepal, Europe and Africa.

Supplementary materials: photographs, synopses, study guides, promotional materials, newspaper 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 As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today.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.
Biographical / Historical:
Martin Moyer was an independent producer and distributer of educational films primarily from the 1950s through the 1970s. His company, Martin Moyer Productions, was based in Seattle, Washington. Film subjects include social and cultural studies, art, geography, forestry, environmental sciences, physical education and mathematics. In the early 1950s Moyer, in partnership with Charles Stinson, produced short films shot in Fiji and other South Pacific islands, for their production company South Sea Films based in Suva, Fiji.
Provenance:
Received from Martin Moyer in 1996.
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:
Formations (Geology)  Search this
Art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound films
silent films
Travelogs
Educational films
Citation:
Martin Moyer film collection, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
HSFA.1996.06
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Martin Moyer film collection
Archival Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/pc98393af90-7f94-46f2-93e3-124b3a558747
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-hsfa-1996-06

Lecanora muralis (Schreb.) Rabenh.

Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
On rocks  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C., Vicinity of Comox, British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
4 Jul 1893
Taxonomy:
Fungi Ascomycota Lecanoromycetes Lecanorales Lecanoraceae
Published Name:
Lecanora muralis (Schreb.) Rabenh.
Barcode:
02490305
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Botany
Bryophytes and Lichens
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3869b0332-e102-4111-ae62-acf3f53da56b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13357282

George Pepper: Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 267, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
Jan-Sep 1923
Scope and Contents:
Correspondents: Berthold Laufer, Bella Weitzner, Maggs Bros., R.B. Orr, W.C. Park, Burton Thompson, Harmon Hendricks, F.W. Skiff, Alanson Skinner, Thea Heye, Charles Lummis, George Gustav Heye, Glen Stewart, Jon R. Swanton, Mrs. Frank C. Churchill.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from the National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b9422db8-2758-4146-a632-64f33791526c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref7451
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Abronia latifolia Eschsch.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
31 May 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Abronia latifolia Eschsch.
Barcode:
03644714
USNM Number:
232033
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Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3385fbe5f-d780-4bda-a1d7-4eb543d3fca1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15081257

Abronia latifolia Eschsch.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
W. R. Carter  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
7 Jul 1917
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Abronia latifolia Eschsch.
Barcode:
03644718
USNM Number:
1489658
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/37969cbf2-22cd-4132-9d81-19b976e294b9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15081261

Spergula arvensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
20 Jul 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Caryophyllaceae
Published Name:
Spergula arvensis L.
Barcode:
03617799
USNM Number:
10262
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/346b2dfe3-8f04-4cd2-b6f3-211a4e981ac4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15097014

Glyptocephalus zachirus

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific  Search this
Vessel:
Albatross  Search this
Depth (m):
265 - 265
Place:
Off Fort Rupert, Vancouver Island, B.C., British Columbia, Canada, Pacific
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Osteichthyes, Actinopterygii, Neopterygii, Acanthopterygii, Pleuronectiformes, Pleuronectoidei, Pleuronectidae, Pleuronectinae
Published Name:
Glyptocephalus zachirus
Accession Number:
000000
USNM Number:
54380
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fa569cce-da41-4700-b9ef-a98fff96ad78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5013722

Hydrolagus colliei

Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific, Strait of Georgia  Search this
Vessel:
Albatross  Search this
Depth (m):
163 - 163
Place:
Gulf of Georgia, Off Vancouver Island. B.C., British Columbia, Canada, Pacific
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Chondrichthyes, Chondrichthyes, Holocephali, Chimaeriformes, Chimaeridae
Published Name:
Hydrolagus colliei
Accession Number:
046715
USNM Number:
60101
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Vertebrate Zoology
Fishes
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Fishes Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3524fcf88-3c22-43f3-a47b-9a9c8f1f4436
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_5016020

Allium geyeri var. tenerum M.E. Jones

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Cadboro Bay., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
31 May 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Asparagales Amaryllidaceae Allioideae
Published Name:
Allium geyeri var. tenerum M.E. Jones
Barcode:
03956127
USNM Number:
232062
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/339e64b91-43df-4118-8f29-ecc0fb486475
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15716573

Maianthemum dilatatum (Alph. Wood) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
W. Carter  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Alberni., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
15 Jun 1917
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Asparagales Asparagaceae Nolinoideae
Published Name:
Maianthemum dilatatum (Alph. Wood) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
Barcode:
03964473
USNM Number:
1489688
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d7d8ee85-1143-4bfc-8272-edfea6a8e8ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15730727

Maianthemum dilatatum (Alph. Wood) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Comox., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
18 Jun 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Asparagales Asparagaceae Nolinoideae
Published Name:
Maianthemum dilatatum (Alph. Wood) A. Nelson & J.F. Macbr.
Barcode:
03964490
USNM Number:
231989
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/372d56e69-5ae0-4508-8394-a4d23a848be1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15731915

Lomatium nudicaule (Pursh) J.M. Coult. & Rose

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
W. R. Carter  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island. B.C. Hidden Lake. Alberin., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
29 Jun 1916
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Apiales Apiaceae
Published Name:
Lomatium nudicaule (Pursh) J.M. Coult. & Rose
Barcode:
03094794
USNM Number:
1489708
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31eb9ce80-58c2-4c83-a12e-3ca7e1e18ff8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14511610

Anagallis arvensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C., Vicinity of Nanaimo., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
10 Jul 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Primulales Primulaceae
Published Name:
Anagallis arvensis L.
Barcode:
03127365
USNM Number:
89658
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/36876b003-2b98-44cb-9c67-6e885193fc6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14515657

Allotropa virgata Torr. & A. Gray ex A. Gray

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
W. R. Carter  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Alberni., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
Jul 1916
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ericales Ericaceae Monotropoideae
Published Name:
Allotropa virgata Torr. & A. Gray ex A. Gray
Barcode:
03105509
USNM Number:
1489711
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3642394ec-b2a0-4769-bc18-a79e089986d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14536946

Gentiana sceptrum Griseb.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
W. R. Carter  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Sproat Lake., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
Aug 1915
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Gentianaceae
Published Name:
Gentiana sceptrum Griseb.
Barcode:
03234972
USNM Number:
1489719
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3343d42d1-5ff0-434c-a0d8-ddaf6a69f692
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14542926

Juncus acuminatus Michx.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Comox., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
5 Jul 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus acuminatus Michx.
Barcode:
03848688
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f7920ed7-5955-41fc-ab73-b7552b12d871
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15598361

Orthocarpus bracteosus Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
16 Aug 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae (orobanchaceae)
Published Name:
Orthocarpus bracteosus Benth.
Barcode:
03917001
USNM Number:
201280
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34a50c96c-7c28-400a-a7c1-f6c99307eb62
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15611039

Juncus lesueurii Bol.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
8 Jun 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Juncaceae
Published Name:
Juncus lesueurii Bol.
Barcode:
03854295
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d609319d-77a5-4d3e-be20-9ea97ff691f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15611503

Orthocarpus pusillus Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
John Macoun  Search this
Place:
Vancouver Island, B.C. Vicinity of Victoria., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
9 May 1893
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae
Published Name:
Orthocarpus pusillus Benth.
Barcode:
03918055
USNM Number:
201279
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3541a6d84-a563-4ad5-8d66-2da3efcc3fdb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15638463

Calamagrostis neglecta subsp. inexpansa (A. Gray) Tzvelev

Biogeographical Region:
71 - Western Canada  Search this
Collector:
George M. Dawson  Search this
Place:
Lake Shores. Vancouver Island, B.C., British Columbia, Canada, North America
Collection Date:
3 Aug 1885
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Pooideae
Published Name:
Calamagrostis neglecta subsp. inexpansa (A. Gray) Tzvelev
Barcode:
04029338
USNM Number:
844593
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Botany
Flowering plants and ferns
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e515c805-f6d4-46e9-baa3-ebe2b652ff8d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15808351

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