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The Chavantes of Mato Grosso ; Field work, snakes ; Meshie

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Identifier: Film Collection no. 38
Scope and Contents SEGMENT 1: The Chavantes of Mato Grosso. Edward Moffat Weyer, editor of Natural History magazine and the first non-Indian to visit the Chavante (i.e. Shavante) Indians, presents rare photographic images and observations of the Chavantes who live in the Xingu River region of Brazil. Weyer also discusses his visit to the Kamaiura Indians of Mato Grosso. SEGMENT 2: Field Work: Snakes. Robert Northshield, host, observes Charles M. Bogert, chairman of the Department of Amphibians and Reptiles at...
Dates: 1953

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American Museum of Natural History 7
Chapin, James Paul, 1889-1964 4
CBS/AMNH Adventure Series (1953-1956) 3
Andrews, Roy Chapman, 1884-1960 2
Bartlett, Bob, 1875-1946 2
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Boas, Franz, 1858-1942 2
Chapman, Frank M. (Frank Michler), 1864-1945 2
Colbert, Edwin H. (Edwin Harris), 1905-2001 2
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc. 2
Correia, José G., 1881-1954 2
Crocker, Templeton, 1884-1948 2
Johnson, Osa, 1894-1953 2
Murphy, Robert Cushman, 1887-1973 2
Osborn, Henry Fairfield, 1857-1935 2
Parr, Albert Eide, 1900-1991 2
Raven, Henry Cushier, 1889-1944 2
Weyer, Edward Moffat, 1904-1998 2
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Akeley, Carl Ethan, 1864-1926 1
Akeley, Mary L. Jobe (Mary Lenore Jobe), 1878-1966 1
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American Museum of Natural History. Department of Ichthyology 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Library Services 1
American Museum of Natural History. Department of Preparation and Installation 1
American Museum of Natural History. Sanford Memorial Hall of the Biology of Birds 1
Anderson, Sydney, 1927- 1
Aronson, Lester R. (Lester Ralph), 1911-1996 1
Atz, James W. 1
Australian Expedition (1st : 1921-1922) 1
Baltimore Zoo (Baltimore, Md.) 1
Beals, Jessie Tarbox 1
Berkey, Charles Peter, 1867-1955 1
Bogert, Charles M. (Charles Mitchill), 1908-1992 1
Breder, Charles M. (Charles Marcus), 1897-1983 1
Brown, Barnum 1
Burden, W. Douglas (William Douglas), 1898-1978 1
Carneiro, Robert L. (Robert Leonard), 1927- 1
Central Asiatic Expeditions (1921-1930) 1
Chapman, Clark R. 1
Clark, James L. (James Lippitt), 1883-1969 1
Cockerell, Theodore D. A. (Theodore Dru Alison), 1866-1948 1
Columbia University-American Museum of Natural History Expedition to Africa (1929-1931) 1
Crocker Land Expedition (1913-1917) 1
Davison, Frederick Trubee, 1896-1974 1
Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928 1
Dodge Brothers 1
Foster, Robert 1
Freed, Stanley A. 1
Frick, Childs, 1883-1965 1
Gardiner, Henry, 1916- 1
Gilliard, E. Thomas (Ernest Thomas), 1912-1965 1
Granger, Walter, 1872-1941 1
Gregory, William K. (William King), 1876-1970 1
Haury, Emil W. (Emil Walter), 1904-1992 1
Heinz 1
Hellman, Milo, 1872-1947 1
Henson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955 1
Jaques, Francis Lee, 1887-1969 1
Klein, Alfred J. 1
Knight, Charles Robert, 1874-1953 1
Lanyon, Wesley E. 1
Lecroy, Mary 1
Lee, Hugh J. 1
Lerner, Michael, 1890-1978 1
Lucas, Frederic A. (Frederic Augustus), 1852-1929 1
Lutz, Frank Eugene, 1879-1943 1
Matthew, William Diller, 1871-1930 1
Mayr, Ernst, 1904-2005 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Myers, Charles W. 1
Newell, Norman Dennis, 1909-2005 1
Nichols, John T. (John Treadwell), 1883-1958 1
Noble, G. Kingsley (Gladwyn Kingsley), 1894-1940 1
Norton, Ruth 1
Nyholm, N. Erik I. 1
Orttung, Jane Raven 1
Peary, Josephine Diebitsch, 1863-1955 1
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin), 1856-1920 1
Platnick, Norman I. 1
Prinz, Martin 1
Putnam, George Palmer, 1887-1950 1
RKO Pictures 1
Rainey, Froelich G. (Froelich Gladstone), 1907-1992 1
Reekie, Gordon 1
Rozen, Jerome George, 1928- 1
Sanford, L. C. (Leonard Cutler), 1868-1950 1
Saunders, John R. (John Richard) 1
Schaeffer, Bobb, 1913-2004 1
Schwarz, Herbert Ferlando, 1883-1960 1
Sherwood, George Herbert, 1876-1937 1
Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984 1
Stefansson, Vilhjalmur, 1879-1962 1
Templeton Crocker Pacific Expedition (1st : 1934-1935) 1
University of Alaska 1
Whitney South Sea Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1920-1941) 1
Wilkins, George H., Sir (George Hubert), 1888-1958 1
Williston, Samuel Wendell, 1851-1918 1
Witteborg, Lothar P., 1927- 1
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