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American Samoa in the South Seas
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written by Chris Christensen, fl. 1968, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 5: Mead field visit, 1971) (District of Columbia) (Honolulu, HI: Robert Boom, 1973, originally published 1973), 31 page(s)
A 30-page pamphlet, 'American Samoa in the South Seas,' by Jack Shields 'Chris' Christensen, gives a brief overview, with many photographs, of the islands and their people. Included with the publication is a bookmark: on one side is a photo of a statue of a bald, Asian man in robes, holding a small sack in one han...
written by Chris Christensen, fl. 1968, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N4: American Samoa, Folder 5: Mead field visit, 1971) (District of Columbia) (Honolulu, HI: Robert Boom, 1973, originally published 1973), 31 page(s)
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Analysis of Inter-Tribal Marriages, undated
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 9 page(s)
Nine pages contain hand-written notes on marriages of Omaha Indians with members of other tribes, including mention of people of mixed blood, whether they live on or off the reservation, and pages of calculations. The last page contains a list of towns throughout the Midwest and West with associated institutions,...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 9 page(s)
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Analysis of Verbs
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 41 page(s)
Handwritten notes titled 'Analysis of Verbs' with a notation that reads 'imperfectly duplicating Reo's but kept for emergencies and because it may have some different examples in J.' Following are lists of verbs, transitive and intransitive forms, prefixing and suffixing, active, plural, etc. Mostly in an indigeno...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 41 page(s)
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Analysis of Why Some Small Families of Means are Left to Themselves
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 3 page(s)
Three typed pages give the reasons offered why people on the Omaha Indian Reservation don't mingle with certain wealthier families. Frequently noted are association with or attempts to live like white people or Christians.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 3 page(s)
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Analysis of Widows, undated
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
Two typed pages contain a table headed 'Analysis of widows,' with consideration of her property, place of residence, whether she is dependent on someone or supports dependents herself.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N120: Omaha Indians, Folder 6: Mead and Fortune field trip, 1930. Postfield materials M. Mead. Basic work-up of raw materials) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
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Cranial Anatomy of the Archaeolemurinae (Lemuroidea Primates)
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written by Ian Tattersall, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N103: Papua New Guinea, Folder 2: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Postfield materials. Mundugumor. Proposed book on Mundugumor, 1973. Notes and other reference materials folder #2) (District of Columbia), in Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 52: Part 1 (New York, NY: American Museum of Natural History, 1973), 114 page(s)
**The image(s) of the document may be omitted here because of copyright considerations** Printed, 114-page monograph on cranial anatomy of Archaeolemurinae [ an extinct group of primates that lived on Madagascar until 1,000 years ago] by Ian Tattersall, published in 1973. Upper right hand corner of title page feat...
written by Ian Tattersall, in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N103: Papua New Guinea, Folder 2: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Postfield materials. Mundugumor. Proposed book on Mundugumor, 1973. Notes and other reference materials folder #2) (District of Columbia), in Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume 52: Part 1 (New York, NY: American Museum of Natural History, 1973), 114 page(s)
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Anthropos Article
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N48: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Reo F. Fortune. Notes. Miscellaneous #1) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 15 page(s)
Typewritten transcription of text from an article in the journal Anthropos (Vol. 4, 1909, p. 354), published under the title 'Mythen and Sagen der Admiralitätsinsulaner.' Transcription is in an indigenous language with English headings; most appear to be stories about demons and spirits. Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N48: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: Admiralty Islands. Mead and Fortune field trip to Manus, 1928-29. Field data. Reo F. Fortune. Notes. Miscellaneous #1) (District of Columbia) (1928) , 15 page(s)
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Anthropos Article
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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) (1928) , 26 page(s)
Typewritten transcription of text from an article in the journal Anthropos (Vol. 4, 1909, p. 354), published under the title 'Mythen and Sagen der Admiralitätsinsulaner.' Transcription is in an indigenous language with English headings and some handwritten English translations; most appear to be stories about dem...
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) (1928) , 26 page(s)
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Arapesh
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
Handwritten notes titled 'Arapesh' in an indigenous language. Undated.
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 5: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh Notes Linguistic #1) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 2 page(s)
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Arapesh 1931-2: Kinship, Social Organization, Economic Relationships
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in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Kinship, social organization and economic reciprocities) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 116 page(s)
Typewritten notes, with handwritten notations, titled 'Arapesh 1931-2: Kinship, Social Organization, Economic Relationships' discuss kinship roles and relative functions; payments for blood; attitudes toward the past; use of personal names; names for pigs; kinship terminology; marriage; gens; and ancestral spirits...
in Margaret Mead Papers and South Pacific Ethnographic Archives, 1838-1996, of United States. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division (N96: Papua New Guinea, Folder 3: New Guinea. Arapesh, Mundugumor, and Tchambuli. Mead and Fortune field trip, 1931-33. Field data. Arapesh. Notes. Kinship, social organization and economic reciprocities) (District of Columbia) (1931) , 116 page(s)
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