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Section of General Ethnology

IV. In The Approaches to The City

Ancient London

By: George Byron Gordon

Volume XIII / Number 4

Temple Bar Adjacent to the Temple in Fleet Street and sharing its traditions are or were many ancient landmarks with memories preserved in literature and history, in song and in legend. Conspicuous among these landmarks was Temple Bar, a barrier or gateway extending across Fleet Street, a little to the west of the archway leading […]


Maori Face-Tattoo

By: Gerda Sebbelov

Volume III / Number 1

A TATTOOED Maori head is becoming a rare thing. One large collection (the Robley Coll.) is owned by the Museum of Natural History in New York. Outside of this few specimens are known to exist and the University Museum has been fortunate in acquiring three of these in the valuable E. W. Clark Collection. Tattoo […]


The E.W. Clark Collection

General Ethnology Section

By: Gerda Sebbelov

Volume II / Number 4

New Caledonia Melanesia is the name given to a group of islands in the South Pacific lying directly to the west of Polynesia. The inhabitants of Melanesia differ both in culture and in physical characteristics from the Polynesians, some of whose productions were described and illustrated in the last number of the Museum Journal. New […]


The E.W. Clark Collection: Polynesia

Section of General Ethnology

By: Gerda Sebbelov

Volume II / Number 3

Among the objects belonging to the same group and to the same collection as those from New Zealand, which were described and illustrated in the June number of this journal, are also some weapons and implements from Samoa, Hervey Islands, Austral Islands, Tonga,- and one most interesting club from the Marquesas, which will here be […]


The E.W. Clark Collection: New Zealand

Section of General Ethnology

Volume II / Number 2

The most important acquisition made by the section of General Ethnology in many years is the E.W. Clark Collection of ethnological specimens from the South Pacific Islands, which, as was announced in the December number of the JOURNAL, was presented during the present year by Mr. Herbert L. Clark. In this collection are specimens from […]