Robert Suggs Marquesas Expedition photographic slide collection, 1956, 1957.
Field photographs from the Robert Suggs collection in the AMNH Department of Anthropology. Includes general shots of Tahiti and Tuamotu Islands and Marquesas Islands; umu making for "kaikai" Bastille Day (Taiohae, Nukuhira); petroglyphs, carving, and masonry (Marquesas); Fort Keatanui, burials.
- 1956, 1957
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0.5 Linear Feet (1 box )
334 Photographic Slides : color ; 35 mm
Language of Materials
condition reviewed 20110826 good
Immediate Source of Acquisition
AMNH Department of Anthropology. Method of acquisition--Transferred; Date of acquisition--December 5, 1996, from.
All slides have captions.
Includes list of other photographs deposited with the AMNH Library.
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- The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017). Minimal level collection record created with support from the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Hidden Collections grant, 2010.
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