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Papua New Guinea: Then and Now photographic slides, 1978.

Identifier: PSC 82F


Slides of performances put on for the temporary exhibition Papua New Guinea: Then and Now, held at the American Museum of Natural History. Includes rehearsals, portraits of dancers in traditional village dress and images of wood carvings. Performing groups: the Raun Raun Theatre Company, the Mekeo Dancers and the Asoro Mudmen.


  • 1978

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0.5 Linear Feet (1 box )

30 Photographic Slides

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condition reviewed 20110826 good

Related Archival Materials

Indicator 1 Associated Materials-- Note--Additional slides from this exhibition can be found in PSC 157H.

General Note

Slide numbers 82-78 to 82-94A.

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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.

Repository Details

Part of the Museum Archives at the Gottesman Research Library Repository

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