Registry of Anthropological Data Wiki

  • Name of Archive: National Museum of the American Indian
  • Description of Archive: "The NMAI cares for one of the world's most expansive collections of Native artifacts, including objects, photographs, archives, and media covering the entire Western Hemisphere, from the Arctic Circle to Tierra del Fuego. The National Museum of the American Indian operates three facilities. The museum on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., offers exhibition galleries and spaces for performances, lectures and symposia, research, and education. The George Gustav Heye Center (GGHC) in New York City houses exhibitions, research, educational activities, and performing arts programs. The Cultural Resources Center (CRC) in Suitland, Maryland, houses the museum's collections as well as the conservation, repatriation, and digital imaging programs, and research facilities." [Excerpt from website]
  • Data and Document Types: artifacts, artwork, audio recordings, fieldnotes, newspapers, papers, photographs, video recordings
  • Topic: Native American Culture, Photographs
  • Discipline: Anthropology, Archaeology
  • Location of Archive: Washington DC; New York, NY; Suitland, MD
  • Note: Of particular interest here is the Archive Center which includes scholarly research, documentaries, etc.