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[1973 Copies of] Mundugumor Notes, October-December 1932
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N100: Papua New Guinea, Folder 4: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Mundugumor (includes 1973 notes). Notes. Margaret Mead. Mixed carbons & xeroxes) (District of Columbia) (November 1932) , 67 page(s)
Sixty-six pages comprise copies of Margaret Mead's typed or written field notes about the Mundugumor people of New Guinea from mid-October to mid-December 1932. There are numerous terms in indigenous text. The notes are on various topics, but kinship makes up a large part. These copies are accompanied by a hand-wr...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N100: Papua New Guinea, Folder 4: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Mundugumor (includes 1973 notes). Notes. Margaret Mead. Mixed carbons & xeroxes) (District of Columbia) (November 1932) , 67 page(s)
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[1977 Copies of] Mundugamor Notes, October-December 1932
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N100: Papua New Guinea, Folder 4: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Mundugumor (includes 1973 notes). Notes. Margaret Mead. Mixed carbons & xeroxes) (District of Columbia) (November 1932) , 19 page(s)
Nineteen pages comprise photocopies of field notes, mostly typed, about the Mundugamor people of New Guinea from late November to mid-December 1932. There are numerous terms in indigenous text. Nearly half the source is made up of an extensive account of the making of a new ashin -- a ceremonial flute imbued with...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N100: Papua New Guinea, Folder 4: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Mundugumor (includes 1973 notes). Notes. Margaret Mead. Mixed carbons & xeroxes) (District of Columbia) (November 1932) , 19 page(s)
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Abstract - Types of Canoe-Building in Polynesia
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 1: Mead field trip, 1925-26. Postfield materials. Correspondence with National Research Council, 1927-31) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 2 page(s)
Two-page typewritten abstract headed 'Types of Canoe-Building in Polynesia'. The abstract touches on design, religious significance, taboos, and special uses of canoes.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 1: Mead field trip, 1925-26. Postfield materials. Correspondence with National Research Council, 1927-31) (District of Columbia) (1925) , 2 page(s)
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Accounting and Finances, 1971
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written by Institute for Intercultural Studies and American Museum of Natural History, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N119: Papua New Guinea, Folder 2: New Guinea. Iatmul People. Mead and Metraux field trip, 1971. Prefield & administrative materials. Office files) (District of Columbia) (September 1971) , 4 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** A manila folder labeled 'Accounting and Finances, 1971' contains various financial documents associated with Margaret Mead's and Rhoda Metraux's expedition to New Guinea in 1971. These include: Seven ledger pages showing expen...
written by Institute for Intercultural Studies and American Museum of Natural History, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N119: Papua New Guinea, Folder 2: New Guinea. Iatmul People. Mead and Metraux field trip, 1971. Prefield & administrative materials. Office files) (District of Columbia) (September 1971) , 4 page(s)
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Accounting Ledger, 1931-1932
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N92: Papua New Guinea, Folder 6: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Prefield and administrative materials. Financial papers. 1931-33 (account books and check stubs) #2) (District of Columbia) (1932) , 25 page(s)
An accounting ledger records disbursements and receipts between September 1931 and May 1932. Likely written by Margaret Mead. Also includes check stubs from the American Museum of Natural History.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N92: Papua New Guinea, Folder 6: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Prefield and administrative materials. Financial papers. 1931-33 (account books and check stubs) #2) (District of Columbia) (1932) , 25 page(s)
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Adolescence, Girl, Part III: Murinbulukol, March 7, 1929
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 6: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Joint field notes. Miscellaneous #1) (District of Columbia) (07 March 1929) , 4 page(s)
Two typewritten pages: 1) describes the 'feast for the finishing of the bulokol fish exchange,' including the food prepared and the roles of various kin; 2) lists babies born in November and December [1928]. Two handwritten pages appear to be lists of names and ages. Dated March 7, 1929.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 6: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Joint field notes. Miscellaneous #1) (District of Columbia) (07 March 1929) , 4 page(s)
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Adult Comments
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N44: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Margaret Mead. Note slips. Psychology) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 9 page(s)
Handwritten notes titled 'Adult Comments' appear to contain comments made by Manus adults about children. Most notes are dated March [1929].
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N44: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Margaret Mead. Note slips. Psychology) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 9 page(s)
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Advertisement: E. Esdaile & Sons - Scientific Instrument Makers and Opticians
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written by E. Esdaile & Sons, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N93: Papua New Guinea, Folder 1: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Prefield and administrative materials. Miscellaneous) (District of Columbia) (Australia, 1932), 2 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** Printed, illustrated 2 page advertisement featuring scientific and optical instruments manufactured by E. Esdaile & Sons of Sydney, Australia.
written by E. Esdaile & Sons, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N93: Papua New Guinea, Folder 1: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Prefield and administrative materials. Miscellaneous) (District of Columbia) (Australia, 1932), 2 page(s)
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Advertisement for Pharmacist D.S. Davies, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea, undated
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1952) , 2 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** A small, undated advertisement, apparently clipped from a newspaper, touts the services of D.S. Davies, a pharmacist in Rabaul on the island of New Britain in Papua New Guinea. It is affixed to a torn scrap of envelope.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1952) , 2 page(s)
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Advertising Images of Men and Women [1928]
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1928), 34 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** A group of clippings from magazines -- primarily the January and May, 1928, issues of Hearst's International-Cosmopolitan, show depictions of men and women from advertisements and illustrations. These may be realistic painting...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N49: Papua New Guinea, Folder 9: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Miscellany) (District of Columbia) (1928), 34 page(s)
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