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FIRST EXPEDITION, EUA, TONGA, 1926

Box 1, Folder 1

Correspondence - General 1925 - 1926

Box 1, Folder 2

Correspondence - Hoffmeister, Ruth 1926

Box 1, Folder 3

Field notebooks - No. 1 May - July, 1926

Box 1, Folder 4

Field notebooks - No. 2 July 8 - July 31, 1926

Box 1, Folder 5

Field notebooks - No. 3 August 9-16, 1926

 

SECOND EXPEDITION, TONGA, 1928

Box 1, Folder 6

Correspondence - General June - December 1928

Box 1, Folder 7

Correspondence - Hoffmeister, Ruth April - August 1928

Box 1, Folder 8

Drawing books - Vol. 1, Field maps undated

Box 1, Folder 9

Drawing books - Vol. 2, Field maps undated

Box 2, Folder 1

Field notebooks - No. 4 April 21 - May 9, 1928

Box 2, Folder 2

Field notebooks - No. 5 May 10 - 16(?), 1928

Box 2, Folder 3

Field notebooks - Tongatabu May 17 - 24 (?), 1928

Box 2, Folder 4

Field notebooks - Vitilevu, Fiji July 3 - August (?), 1928

Box 2, Folder 5

Photographs - Trip to Falcon Island 1928

Box 2, Folder 6

Publications - "Falcon, the Pacific's Newest Island"

Box 2, Folder 7

Publications - "Falcon Island," Hoffmeister, American Journal of Science 1929

Box 2, Folder 8, Oversize MC-050-02

Publications - "The Disappearing Island: 'Jack in the Box' Falcon and its Crater" 1929

Box 2, Folder 9

Publications - Geology of Eua, Tonga, Hoffmeister 1932

Box 2, Folder 10

Correspondence regarding Geology of Eua, Tonga 1932 - 1933

 

THIRD EXPEDITION, FIJI ISLANDS, 1934

Box 2, Folder 11

Correspondence - General 1933 - 1934

Box 2, Folder 12

Correspondence - Hoffmeister, Ruth February - June 1934

Box 2, Folder 13

Diaries - Vol. 1 February 10 - June 13, 1934

Box 2, Folder 14

Diaries - Vol. 2 June 14 (?) - 29, 1934

 

FILMS AND SLIDES

 

FILMS AND SLIDES

 

BLACK AND WHITE FILM, 16mm, 7" reels

Box 3, Folder 1

Fiji and Tonga circa 1926-1928

General note

[Footage includes dance, the making of tapa cloth, and scenes around Apia and Tin Can Island.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 3, Folder 2

Fiji and Tonga

General note

Duplicate.

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 3, Folder 3

Fiji, Terraces of Eua circa 1934

Languages: English

General note

[Footage includes scenes of Viti Levu, the Navua River, and the preparation of Yaqona.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Fiji--Description and travel
Kava (Beverage)
Box 3, Folder 4

Fiji scenes circa 1934

General note

[Footage includes what may be Suva with footage from Tonga, Army, natural bridge.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 3, Folder 5

People in Eua,Tonga circa 1926-1928

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version

General note

[Footage includes scenes of Apia and Tin Can Island with footage from Fiji and Tonga.]
Box 4, Folder 1

Tonga, Army, natural bridge circa 1926-1928

General note

[Footage includes Tongan military and horse racing club, and what may be Hufangalupe, a natural land bridge on the south coast of Tongatabu.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 4, Folder 2

Eua, Tonga circa 1926-1928

General note

[Footage includes fruit bats, dancing, and food customs of Tongan villagers.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 4, Folder 3

Eua, Tonga (landscape) circa 1926-1928

General note

[Footage includes what may be Eua cliffs.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 4, Folder 4

Scenes in Polynesia

General note

[Footage includes what may be "tamure" dancing from the Cook Islands or French Polynesia.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 4, Folder 5

Prince of Tonga 1928

General note

[Footage includes Prince Viliami Tungi Mailefih, scenes around Eua, Nukuʻalofa, Falcon Island, and a Tongan feast.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 5, Folder 1

Prince of Tonga (duplicate print) 1928

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 5, Folder 2

Prince of Tonga (picture negative)

Restrictions

Restrictions apply
Box 5, Folder 3

Prince of Tonga (original film, part camera reversal, part reversal print)

Restriction

Restrictions apply
 

BLACK AND WHITE FILM, 16mm, 3.5" reels

Box 5, Folder 4

Fijian dancing

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 5, Folder 5

Fijian natives circa 1934

General note

[Footage includes Fiji police force and what may be police escorting prisoners out of a jail building.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 6, Folder 1

Fiji natives (unboxed) circa 1934

General note

[Footage includes Fijians playing cricket and rugby, and the preparation of Yaqona.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 6, Folder 2

Native dancing

General note

[Footage includes what may be "tamure" dancing from the Cook Islands or French Polynesia with footage from Scenes in Tonga.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 6, Folder 3

Scenes in Fiji circa 1934

General note

[Footage includes scenes of coastal landscape, islanders doing laundry, and native-style sailing canoe.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
Box 6, Folder 4

Tonga circa 1928

General note

[Footage includes shots of Tongan coastline.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
 

COLOR FILM, 16mm, 3.5" reel

Box 6, Folder 5

Mauna Loa in Eruption 1942

General note

[Footage shows Mauna Loa erupting.]

Restrictions

Restrictions apply; see digital version
 

LANTERN SLIDES - NEGATIVE FILE

 

Pacific Islands - Land/seascapes ... Vegetation

Box 6, Folder 6

Bikini (ALS/M231/1-12)

Box 6, Folder 6

Fiji (ALS/M231/13-22)

Box 6, Folder 6

Hawaii (ALS/M231/23-29)

Box 6, Folder 6

Tonga (ALS/M231/40-74)

Box 6, Folder 6

Charts, figures, graphs, maps (ALS/M231/75-98)

Box 6, Folder 6

Regional ethnography (ALS/M231/99 - 117)

Box 6, Folder 6

Historical and literary figures (ALS/M231/118-133)

Box 6, Folder 6

Florida - Land/seascapes ... Vegetation (ALS/M231/134-140)

Box 6, Folder 6

Coral and limestone specimens (ALS/M231/134-140)

Box 6, Folder 6

Charts, figures, graphs, maps (ALS/M231/183-206)

Box 6, Folder 6

Unlabeled - Land/seascapes, reefs, rock formations, vegetation (ALS/M231/207-247)

Box 6, Folder 6

Coral and Limestone specimens (ALS/M231/248-260)

Box 6, Folder 6

Charts, figures, graphs, maps (ALS/M231/2561-299)

Box 6, Folder 6

Miscellaneous (ALS/ M231/ 300-307)

Box 7, Folder 1

Unlabeled mounted 35mm color slides 1972

 

CORRESPONDENCE

Box 7, Folder 2

General 1927 - 1936

Box 7, Folder 3

Ladd, Harry 1932 - 1944

Box 7, Folder 4-7

1945 - 1949

Box 7, Folder 8

1950s

Box 7, Folder 9

1960s

Box 7, Folder 10

1971 - 1982

Box 7, Folder 11

Setchell. W.A. 1932 - 1939

 

WRITINGS

Box 7, Folder 12

Reprints 1925 - 1930

Box 7, Folder 13

Reprints 1932 - 1940

Box 8, Folder 1

Reprints 1941 - 1968

Box 8, Folder 2

Draft of speech given at dedication of T. Wayland Vaughn Laboratory for Comparative Sedimentology, Miami University Institute of Marine Sciences, Fisher Island Station January 27, 1972

 

SUBJECT FILES

Box 8, Folder 3-4

Pacific Science Association, International Committee on Oceanography. Coral Reefs of the Pacific

 

PHOTOGRAPHS AND NEGATIVES

Box 8, Folder 5

Australian deep sea corals 1933

Box 8, Folder 6

Florida corals 1962

Box 8, Folder 7

Loggerhead Key and Bird Key Reef Corals, Tortugas, Florida 1932

Box 8, Folder 8

Negatives, 35mm color film [corals] ca. 1960s

 

ARTIFACTS AND GEOLOGICAL SPECIMENS

Box 8, Folder 9

Tonga foram (?) types -- specimens, vials, cross-sectional slides

Box 8, Folder 10, Oversize AB-12-01

Tongan war club -- tree branch, c. 4 ft long, diameter c. 3", fine carving in bottom 12", suggesting handle

Box 8, Folder 11, Oversize AB-12-01

Walking sticks -- two, both c. 3ft. long, one smooth-sided and c. 1/4 " the other gnarled and c. 3/4 diameter