Ground Floor | Exhibit
Documenting Diversity: How Anthropologists Record Human Life
Past exhibit October 18, 2022
Did you know?
Smithsonian scientists were instrumental in founding the fields of anthropology and archaeology.
Things to Do
- Watch clips from ground-breaking ethnographic films documenting communities in Namibia, Argentina, Indonesia, and Nepal
- Meet the women who helped shaped American anthropology through their field notes, photographs, published books, and films
- Be inspired to create your own archives! What tools and technologies would you use to document your observations?