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"Jerking buffalo meat, Yellowstone River"

Creator:
Morrow, Stanley J Yankton, Dakota Territory  Search this
Physical description:
1 7 x 4 in. stereograph
Culture:
American Indian food preparation  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Topic:
Cookery  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 09852600
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_88411
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Shoshni Indian women with baskets

Creator:
Hart, Alfred A. 1816-1908  Search this
Physical description:
1 6.75 x 3.25 in. stereograph
Culture:
Shoshoni baskets food preparation  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1865
Topic:
Baskets--Shoshoni  Search this
Food preparation--Shoshoni  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 09822300
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_88001
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Shoshoni Indian women

Creator:
Hart, Alfred A. 1816-1908  Search this
Physical description:
1 6.75 x 3.25 in. stereograph
Culture:
Shoshoni baskets food preparation  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1865
Topic:
Baskets--Shoshoni  Search this
Food preparation--Shoshone  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 09822400
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George V. Allen photograph collection of American Indians and the American frontier circa 1860-1935
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_88002
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Woman Preparing Tortillas Outside Masonry Wall n.d

Creator:
Jackson, William Henry, and Company  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 005 in x 004 in mounted on 007 in x 004 in
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mexico
Date:
nd
Topic:
Food preparation  Search this
Tortillas  Search this
Cookery  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 00829901
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_25437

Woman Preparing Tortillas Outside Masonry Wall n.d

Creator:
Jackson, William Henry, and Company  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 005 in x 004 in mounted on 007 in x 004 in
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mexico
Date:
nd
Topic:
Tortillas  Search this
Cookery  Search this
Food preparation  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 00830001
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_25439

Woman at Market, Grinding Salt and Herbs with Stone in Rugose Dish n.d

Creator:
Hough, Walter 1859-1935  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 004 in x 005 in mounted on 005 in x 006 in
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mexico
Date:
nd
Topic:
Markets  Search this
Food industry and trade  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 00823000
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_25350
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Mexican Man with Wood Mortar and Pestle and Boy with Bowl and Sifter, Demonstrating Decortication of Coffee n.d

Creator:
Briquet, A  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 007 in x 005 in mounted on 010 in x 008 in
Culture:
Mexicans  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Place:
Mexico
Date:
nd
Topic:
Coffee--processing  Search this
Food preparation  Search this
Local number:
NAA INV 00827200
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_25395
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Howard Elias Gensler

Subject:
Gensler, Howard Elias  Search this
Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture  Search this
Physical description:
Gelatin silver prints
Type:
Black-and-white photographs
Topic:
Food--Analysis  Search this
Pharmacology  Search this
Agricultural chemistry  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-1872]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
No Known Copyright Restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_383345

"An Indian Recipe: Pemmican" Outside Teepee Exhibit

Creator:
Scott, Jack  Search this
Subject:
Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Physical description:
4 x 5;
Type:
Black-and-white negatives
Date:
1959
July 1, 1959
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Recipes  Search this
Indians of North America--Food  Search this
Pemmican  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 16-126 [MNH-042B]
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by the Smithsonian Institution Archives. Contact SIA Reference Staff for further information (email photos@si.edu)
Public Domain
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_397175

[Women cooking], [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 Photographic print : hand coloring ; image 19.6 x 35.7 cm., on mount 21 x 27.1 cm
Culture:
Portraits  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Cooking--women  Search this
Food preparation--cooking  Search this
Kitchens  Search this
Women  Search this
Local number:
R231 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 231
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
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Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_239833

1041 [Woman cutting daikon], [1860 - ca. 1900]. [graphic]

Collector:
Rosin, Henry D Dr  Search this
Rosin, Nancy  Search this
Physical description:
1 Photographic print : hand coloring ; 17.2 x 25.2 cm
Culture:
Portraits  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Japan
Asia
Date:
1860 - ca 1900
[1860 - ca. 1900]
19th century
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Vegetables  Search this
Domestic scenes  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Cooking--women  Search this
Food preparation--cooking  Search this
Women  Search this
Local number:
R250 (Rosin Number)
FSA A1999.35 250
Restrictions & Rights:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository
See more items in:
Henry and Nancy Rosin Collection of Early Photography of Japan 1860 - ca. 1900
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_239896

Marshall !Kung Expedition VI 1957-1958

Creator:
Marshall, John ethnographic filmmaker (1932-2005 )  Search this
Physical description:
video cassettes sound/silent color/b&w Umatic, SVHS, Betacam reference
179 film reels (183,000 feet) sound/silent color/b&w 16mm archival original
Culture:
San (African people)  Search this
Bantu  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Kalahari
Namibia
Africa
South West Africa
Date:
1957-1958
Topic:
Gathering--mangetti nuts--tsi--roots  Search this
Herding--cattle  Search this
Cattle--herding--milking--butchering--skinning  Search this
Food--preparation of lamb  Search this
Hunting--giraffe--hartebeest--wildebeest--lion  Search this
Arrow--manufacturing  Search this
Manufacture--arrows  Search this
Beads--stringing  Search this
Hides--preparation of  Search this
Musical instruments--making and playing musical bow--playing one-stringed violin--playing harmonica--playing //guashi (harp)--playing harmonica  Search this
Games--porcupine--ball--djani bird--making string figures  Search this
Dance--morning--trance  Search this
Trance--dancing  Search this
Medicine--administration of  Search this
Shelters--skerms  Search this
Tobacco--winnowing--Bantu  Search this
Ornamentation--costume  Search this
Butchering--cattle  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.11.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219124

The Feast 1968

Creator:
Asch, Timothy 1932-1994  Search this
Ethnographer:
Chagnon, Napoleon A. 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
archival original one film reel (1,044 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Yanomamo Indians  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Venezuela
Orinoco River
South America
Date:
1968
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ceremony--feasts--Yanomano  Search this
Weapons--ritual aggression--Yanomamo  Search this
Dwellings--shabono--Yanomamo  Search this
Aggression--ritualized--Yanomamo  Search this
Warfare--Yanomamo  Search this
Adornment--ceremonial--feathers--body paint--Yanomamo  Search this
Dance--ritual--Yanomamo  Search this
Exchange--ceremonial--alliances--Yanomamo  Search this
Food preparation--feasts--Yanomamo  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1984.16.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218444

Ladakh Village Morning 1981

Creator:
Shecter, Steven filmmaker  Search this
National Human Studies Film Center, Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Filmmaker:
Schecter, Steven  Search this
Physical description:
reference 1 video cassette (11 minutes) sound color video
master 1 video cassette (11 minutes) sound color video
archival original 1 film reel (400 feet) sound color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Asia
India
Ladakh (India)
Date:
1981
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic and family life  Search this
Domestic animals  Search this
Threshing  Search this
Food preparation--cooking  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.13.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218512

Ethel Freeman's Footage of Africa 1949-1950

Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler 1886-1972  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (40 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (40 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original film reels (1,600 feet) silent color 16mm
Culture:
Zulu (African people)  Search this
Masai (African people) Kenya  Search this
Mbuti (African people) Ituri Forest  Search this
Watusi Ruwanda  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Place:
Cape Town, South Africa
South Africa
Kenay
Uganda
Egypt
Africa
Congo (Democratic Republic)
Malawi
Kenya
Date:
1949-1950
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Ceremony--crossing the equator  Search this
Vendors  Search this
Food preparation--stamping grain  Search this
Weddings--Zulu  Search this
Musical instruments--drums--string harps  Search this
Dance--Zulu--Watusi--Mbuti  Search this
Markets  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1986.11.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reprodution and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218470

Kuvale Research Film 1971

Ethnographer:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Physical description:
reference 2 video cassettes (30 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
master 2 video cassettes (30 minutes) silent color 3/4 inch
archival original film reels (1,200 feet) (30 minutes) silent color 16mm
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Angola
Date:
1971
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic relations  Search this
Homesteads--domestic groups--marriage  Search this
Adornment--women--hair styles  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Child rearing  Search this
Food preparation--cooking  Search this
Food crops  Search this
Milking  Search this
Butchering  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.5.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives OK:0
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218473

Native Life in West Africa ca. 1928

Creator:
Anders, Carolyn Loring nurse  Search this
Physical description:
1,980 feet (55 minutes) silent b&w film/video
Culture:
Yoruba (African people)  Search this
Muslims  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Nigeria
Niger River
Africa
Date:
ca 1928
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Carving--wooden bowls  Search this
Food preparation--mortar & pestle  Search this
Carrying--loads on head  Search this
Musical instruments--stringed  Search this
Hospitals--British  Search this
Political authority--chiefs--retainers  Search this
Cooking  Search this
Plagues--locusts  Search this
Masks--dance--egungun  Search this
Possession--religious  Search this
Markets  Search this
House construction--walls--roofs  Search this
Prayer--Muslims  Search this
Pottery--making of  Search this
Shrines--Yoruba  Search this
Kneading--mortar & pestle  Search this
Cattle--Brahmin  Search this
Games--wari  Search this
Baptism--immersion  Search this
Acculturation--Christianity  Search this
Processions--dance  Search this
Boy Scouts  Search this
Nurses  Search this
Disease--leprosy  Search this
Hides--leopard skins--political authority  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1990.21.1
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218745

Himba Wedding 1969

Creator:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Subject:
Zacriwa bride  Search this
Naango bride's mother  Search this
Vesenga groom  Search this
Cakoya bride's father's brother  Search this
Physical description:
reference one video cassette (33 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
master one video cassette (33 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original one film reel (1,200 feet) sound color 16mm
Culture:
Himba (African people)  Search this
Herero (African people) Himba  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Namibia
Kackoveld (Namibia)
Africa
Date:
1969
Topic:
Marriage--rites of passage--ritual phases  Search this
Food preparation--butchering--ritual--cooking  Search this
Divination--butchering--augury  Search this
Adornment--headdress--marriage--nubility  Search this
Bridewealth--marriage--animal sacrifice--kinship relationships  Search this
Avoidance--groom--mother-in-law  Search this
Dancing--celebration--mimicry--feasting  Search this
Rites of passage--seclusion--bride--veil--bridal hut  Search this
Symbols--ritual--bride--prosperity--ox--stomach fat  Search this
Marriage--bride capture--kinship relationships  Search this
Residence--post-marital--virilocal  Search this
Food consumption--ceremony--commensality--marriage  Search this
Feasting--marriage--groom--seclusion--age mates  Search this
Animal husbandry--pastoral activities--cattle--wealth  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Himba  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.5.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218238
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Herero of Ngamiland 1953

Creator:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Physical description:
1 DVD (43 minutes) sound color DVD reference
1 video cassette (43 minutes) sound color Digibeta master
1 video cassette (43 minutes) sound color 3/4" master
2 film reels (1,565 feet) sound color 16mm preservation
2 film reels (1,565 feet) sound color 16mm archival original
Culture:
Herero (African people)  Search this
Khosian Damara  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Ngamiland (Botswana)
Bechuanaland Protectorate
Date:
1953
Topic:
Cattle--domestication  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Body alterations  Search this
Architecture, Domestic  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Food preparation--cooking  Search this
Dance  Search this
Song  Search this
Children  Search this
Language and culture  Search this
Educational  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218239

Zimba Research Film 1971

Creator:
Gibson, Gordon D (Gordon Davis) 1915-2007  Search this
Subject:
Visima  Search this
Kapupu  Search this
Omusupi  Search this
Kaumbila  Search this
Luhuna  Search this
Balundu  Search this
Kawiyu  Search this
Physical description:
reference one DVD (58 minutes) sound color DVD
master 3 video cassettes (58 minutes) sound color 3/4 inch
archival original 2,100 feet sound color 16mm
Culture:
Bantu Zimba  Search this
Herero (African people) Zimba  Search this
Nzima (African people)  Search this
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
Africa
Angola
Damba Region
Date:
1971
Topic:
Language and culture  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Women  Search this
Division of labor by sex--threshing--grain--millet  Search this
Food preparation--winnowing--grain  Search this
Basketry--winnowing  Search this
Speech--greetings  Search this
Domestic activities--food preparation--milk  Search this
Food preparation--graineries  Search this
Alcohol--beermaking--grain  Search this
Adornment--rites of passage--headdress  Search this
Adornment--women--hair styles  Search this
Pastoral activities--watering  Search this
Hair styles--males--females--life cycle--social identity  Search this
Children--food preparation  Search this
Tillage--fences--division of labor by sex--women  Search this
Tillage--women  Search this
Tools--agricultural  Search this
Trade--tools--textiles  Search this
Acculturation--dress--clothing  Search this
Music--tillage--rhythms  Search this
Food preparation--mortar-and-pestle  Search this
Division of labor by sex--tillage  Search this
Zimba  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1983.5.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Information on reproduction and fees available from Human Studies Film Archives
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_218241
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