J. Edward Hoffmeister papers, 1928, 1934, 1939

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The collection is documents the work of J. Edward Hoffmeister during his time with the Bernice Pauahi Bishop Museum in Honolulu, Hawaii, 1928, 1934, 1939. Hoffmeister conducted field work in Tonga, the Cook Islands, and Fiji. Some work was conducted in conjuction with Harry S. Ladd.

Date Range

1928, 1934, 1939

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  • Fiji
  • Cook Islands
  • Tonga


Collection record

Accession #

SIA Acc. 16-036


5 field books

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives