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Betty Meggers postcard collection of Japan

Collector:
Meggers, Betty Jane  Search this
Extent:
2 photographic postcards
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
circa 1933
Scope and Contents note:
Collection of two postcards, including a hand-tinted image of two Japanese women bowing to one another and an image of the "Hakurin-tei" pavillion, an example of Korean Buddhist-style architecture, at Fujiyama Garden, Shirongane, Shiba district, Tokyo. The postcards were sent to Betty Meggers in Washington, DC, circa 1933.
Biographical/Historical note:
Betty Jane Meggers (1921-2012) was an archeologist of South America and the Caribbean. At the age of sixteen, she started working at the Smithsonian Institution, assisting in the restoration of pottery from New Mexico. She graduated from the Universities of Pennsylvania and Michigan and received her PhD from Columbia University in 1952. She conducted fieldwork and published findings both individually and with her husband, Clifford Evans. Meggers had met Evans while he was a fellow archeology graduate student at Columbia and she later assisted him after his appointment as a curator in the National Museum of Natural History's Department of Anthropology.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 82-73A
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional Japanese postcards can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 97, Photo Lot 86-37, and Photo Lot 89-16.
The National Museum of American History Archives Center and Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives also hold Japanese postcards.
Photographs of Betty Meggers can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 80-17, Photo Lot 83-15, and the BAE historical negatives.
Correspondence from Meggers can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 7525 and the papers of Clifford Evans, John Joseph Honigmann, William Duncan Strong, John Victor Murra, Albert Clanton Spaulding, Frank Maryl Setzler, and John Lawrence Angel.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Gardens -- Japan  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Postcards
Citation:
Photo lot 82-73A, Betty Meggers postcard collection of Japan, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.82-73A
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-82-73a

Brooklyn Bridge Walkway [color digital photoprint]

Donor:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Photographer:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Collection Donor:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, unmounted., image approx. 2.5" x 5.5" on 8.5" x 11" paper.)
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereographs
Portfolios (groups of works)
Place:
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.)
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1990
Local Numbers:
AC1201-0000003.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Gift of the Artist: Photographers as Donors," November 11, 2011-Feb. 29, 2012. David Haberstich, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection 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.
Topic:
Bridges -- New York (N.Y.)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1990-2000 -- Color photoprints -- Digial
Stereographs
Portfolios (groups of works) -- 1990-2000
Collection Citation:
Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio, 1989-2008, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
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Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio
Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio / Series 1: Prints / Brooklyn Bridge Walkway
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1201-ref542

Looking South from North Tower, WTC {World Trade Center], [color photoprint]

Donor:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Photographer:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Names:
World Trade Center (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Collection Donor:
Covington, Robert L.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper, unmounted., image approx. 2.25" x 5.5" on 8.5" x 11" paper.)
Container:
Box 1
Type:
Archival materials
Portfolios (groups of works)
Stereographs
Photographs
Place:
New York (N.Y.) -- 20th century
Date:
1999
Local Numbers:
AC1201-0000004.tif (AC Scan No.)
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Gift of the Artist: Photographers as Donors," November 11, 2011-Feb. 29, 2012. David Haberstich, curator.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection 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.
Genre/Form:
Portfolios (groups of works) -- 1990-2000
Stereographs
Photographs -- 1990-2000 -- Color photoprints -- Digial
Collection Citation:
Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio, 1989-2008, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
See more items in:
Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio
Robert Covington Stereograph Portfolio / Series 1: Prints / Looking South from North Tower, World Trade Center
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1201-ref543

Photographs of drawings of kachinas

Creator:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930  Search this
Extent:
12 Prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Pueblo Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Date:
circa 1890s
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs of drawings depicting kachinas, which may have been collected for Jesse Walter Fewkes' papers on Hopi and Tusayan kachinas.
Biographical/Historical note:
Naturalist, anthropologist, and archeologist Jesse Walter Fewkes (1850‐1930) served as chief of the Bureau of American Ethnology from 1918 until his death in 1928. Fewkes received a Ph.D. in marine zoology from Harvard in 1877, and was curator of lower invertebrates at the Museum of Comparative Zoology until 1887. He developed an interest in the culture and history of the Pueblo Indians while on a collecting trip in the western United States. In 1891, Fewkes became director of the Hemenway Southwestern Archeological Expedition and editor of the Journal of American Archeology and Ethnology. In 1895 he embarked on various archeological explorations for the Bureau of American Ethnology, during which he conducted excavations in the Southwest, the West Indies, and Florida.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 134D
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Kachinas  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 134D, Photographs of drawings of kachinas, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.134D
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-134d

Heteromys desmarestianus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Skeleton
Sex:
Female
Place:
Peninsula Valiente, Quebrada Hido, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
28 Apr 1990
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Rodentia, Castorimorpha, Heteromyidae, Heteromyinae
Published Name:
Heteromys desmarestianus
Accession Number:
389352
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2623
USNM Number:
578383
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34abd7d06-d815-4aaf-ab81-cc071a83467e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7077131

Bradypus pygmaeus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Isla Escudo De Veraguas, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
30 Mar 1990
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus pygmaeus
Accession Number:
389352
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2518
USNM Number:
578413
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a2d9d4e4-6166-459f-91a4-13a15b9cbf2d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7077161

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Cayo Agua, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
9 Apr 1990
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
389352
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2550
USNM Number:
578417
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34df11535-1841-4c7a-9824-6079ea568aa2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7077165

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Peninsula Valiente, Punta Alegre, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
19 Apr 1990
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
389352
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2567
USNM Number:
578420
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34d52d626-7b15-409b-a56d-cb46f2daf928
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7077168

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Peninsula Valiente, Punta Alegre, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
22 Apr 1990
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
389352
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2585
USNM Number:
578422
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3abe5d2c1-f55e-4198-8f50-930472e2d2e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7077170

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Popa, S Shore, 1 Km E Sumwood Channel, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
6 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
392937
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2662
USNM Number:
579166
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33e0276d5-a92b-4c2a-8b1a-c7a9274af420
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7079301

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Popa, S Shore, 1 Km E Sumwood Channel, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
7 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
392937
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2665
USNM Number:
579167
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3729f5d7e-2274-456a-b0c0-0e8a11d60ab2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7079302

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Isla Popa, S Shore, 1 Km E Sumwood Channel, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
7 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
392937
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2666
USNM Number:
579168
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33518471f-9a5f-47e1-bcc0-5091f6ec4573
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7079303

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Isla Popa, S Shore, 1 Km E Sumwood Channel, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
7 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
392937
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2667
USNM Number:
579169
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35e095a39-2ca3-45d3-96a2-24176ca7cbc6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7079304

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Popa, S Shore, 1 Km E Sumwood Channel, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
7 Mar 1991
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
392937
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2668
USNM Number:
579170
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/372574cd8-156a-4000-89ac-a42e06fefe23
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7079305

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Colon, La Gruta, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
10 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2091
USNM Number:
464850
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a46cffb5-52a3-4164-a4b3-9db22b330e9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427473

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Colon, La Gruta, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
10 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2092
USNM Number:
464851
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3be421d56-9c13-413c-9e84-f6f315b9ad01
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427474

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Isla Colon, La Gruta, Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
17 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2136
USNM Number:
464852
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3aa420e60-ba92-4f0d-b162-f6f4984938a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427475

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): no  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Cayo Nancy, 7.3 Km ESE Bocas Del Toro (Town), Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2182
USNM Number:
464853
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a832f603-d4bb-4cd5-9269-77ed51068acc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427476

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): no  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Female
Place:
Cayo Nancy, 7.3 Km ESE Bocas Del Toro (Town), Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
25 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2183
USNM Number:
464854
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3854b54c9-116f-4945-8668-eeb8713dadde
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427477

Bradypus variegatus

Collector:
F. M. Greenwell  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Ecological remarks by collector(s): yes  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Cayo Nancy, 7.3 Km ESE Bocas Del Toro (Town), Bocas Del Toro, Panama, North America
Collection Date:
27 Feb 1988
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Pilosa, Folivora, Bradypodidae
Published Name:
Bradypus variegatus
Accession Number:
378645
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : FMG 2194
USNM Number:
464855
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Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3fde670d6-dc8b-4868-abe1-4a4ce995cb7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7427478

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