From Site to Site: Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery

Book Cover
Front cover. Photograph by J. T. Zealy, 1850, acquired by Louis Agassiz Daguerreotype. Renty, an African-born slave, South Carolina. PM 35-5-10/53037**

 

Thirtieth Anniversary Edition

Melissa Banta and Curtis Hinsley with Joan Katherine O'Donnell

New introduction by Ira Jacknis

This online repository contains images that reside in the collections of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, and that appear in the book From Site to Sight: Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery, Thirtieth Anniversary Edition (Peabody Museum Press 2017). 

The images are presented here with short captions identifying the photographer, date, media, subject matter, and Peabody Museum catalog number. Extended captions appear in the book. Images that are cropped in the publication appear full frame in this online repository.

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Key:

* Copyright © the President and Fellows of Harvard College
** Courtesy the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology

This online repository contains images that reside in the collections of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, and that appear in the book From Site to Sight: Anthropology, Photography, and the Power of Imagery, Thirtieth Anniversary Edition (Peabody Museum Press 2017). 

The images are presented here with short captions identifying the photographer, date, media, subject matter, and Peabody Museum catalog number. Extended captions appear in the book. Images that are cropped in the publication appear full frame in this online repository.

 

Key:

* Copyright © the President and Fellows of Harvard College
** Courtesy the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology