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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1975 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "1776".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Ohlone Profiles Project
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Recorded on September 23rd, 1982 Details on provenance to follow, including information about event, location, performers, equipment,, and historical significance.
Topics: Native American, poetry, tribunal
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Group portraits
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
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Pratsch photograph.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries'; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
- Middlebury College
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James L. Kugel delivers the 2010 Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies on reading and interpreting the Bible
Topics: Middlebury College, Lectures, Bible, Religion, Literature, Hannah A. Quint Lecture in Jewish Studies
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries'; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Details on provenance to follow, including information about event, location, performers, equipment,, and historical significance.
Topic: Native American
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
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Bright light of day visible behind tall trees standing in forest.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1955 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Emperors New Clothes" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1958 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Puss In Boots" Program
Topic: Performing Arts
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1952 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Cinderella" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1967 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Clown Who Ran Away" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1972 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Anything Goes" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Apple Tree - Diary of Adam and Eve" by Mark Twain.  Musical direction by Shelly Tarakan.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topics: Performing Arts, Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1959 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Snow White" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1964 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1977 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "On The Town".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1973 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Music Man".  Directed by Don E. Jones.  Musical direction by Jerald B. Stone.  Choreography by Otto Pirchner.  Lighting design by Gina Calvelli.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.; MacKenzie, Colin S.
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This is one of several items noted as either Pratsch or MacKenzie. As MacKenzie was only active as a photographer from about 1903-1911, this is likely later than "ca. 1900" if this is indeed one of his images.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.; MacKenzie, Colin S.
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This is one of several items noted as either Pratsch or MacKenzie. As MacKenzie was only active as a photographer from about 1903-1911, this is likely later than "ca. 1900" if this is indeed one of his images.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.; MacKenzie, Colin S.
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This is one of several items noted as either Pratsch or MacKenzie. As MacKenzie was only active as a photographer from about 1903-1911, this is likely later than "ca. 1900" if this is indeed one of his images.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Image of the Andromeda Galaxy taken from the Hubble Satellite; 06 January 2015. By National Aeronautics and Space Laboratory (NASA); Public Domain as Published and Funded by the United States Government. The digital text was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License; there is no copyright notice or registration filed for this document. http://OpenEducation.org Go to the above site to find out more about the digitization of this item and the on-going...
Topics: garthus, garthus1, astronomy, hubble telescope, nasa, andromeda galaxy, 2015
Jewish Women's Archive - Katrina's Jewish Voices
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An Oral History narrated by Estaban Gershanik on July 24, 2007, conducted by Rosalind Hinton for a joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL). For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history
Topics: New Orleans, Jewish Women's Archive, Institute of Southern Jewish Life, Oral History, Estaban...
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- MacKenzie, Colin S.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries'; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Group portraits
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries'; Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Progress photographs
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Progress photographs
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Progress photographs
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Pratsch photograph number 11.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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During this period, yearbooks were published by the school's Junior Class and the cover date reflects that class's graduation date, not the actual coverage of the yearbook.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Middlebury Special Collections
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What has been termed the global religious revival has been broadly perceived as proving that religious identity is more powerful than national identity. A broad comparative analysis suggests that this perception of the two forms of group identity as opposed and weighted in favor of religion is overdrawn: it suggests that the religious revival has operated primarily within the confines of national groups and that even so-called universal religions, such as Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, and...
Topics: Religion, Sociology, Nation-states, Lectures, Middlebury College
Source: Digital Lecture Archive, Middlebury College Special Collections, Middlebury, Vt.
A man with two large fish.
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives; Portrait photographs
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of the State College of Washington (later Washington State University).
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1955 Play Troupe of Port Washington production of "Night Must Fall".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1974 - Red, Hot & Blue - Play Troupe Teen Summer Theater production.  Port Washington, NY.  August 1974.  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by David Barnett.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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1969 Paul D. Schreiber High School Varsity Choir and Orchestra concert.  Varsity Choir directed by Jerald B. Stone.  Orchestra directed by Carol Roggensack.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1974 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1976 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Li'l Abner" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1978 Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department production of "Mame" program
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1978 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Tall Tales Of The Wild West" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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1978 production of "The Pirates of Penzance".  Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S.  Directed by Jerald B. Stone.  Piano Accompanist - Gretel de Ruiter.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1980 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Macbeth".  Directed by Bob Klein.  Produced by Manu Klein.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S.
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1980 Carrie Palmer Weber Jr. H.S. production of "Pippin".  Directed & Choreographed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Philip Glover.  Assistant Director/Student Producer - Diana Bandfield.  March 21st - 22nd, 1980.  Port Washington, NY. 
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Paul D. Schreiber High School Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber H.S. 1980 production of "The Lady's Not For Burning" program.  Directed by Don E. Jones.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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1983 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  Carrie Palmer Weber Junior H.S.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Harbor Theater Company
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1985 Harbor Theater Company production of "Chicago".  Directed by Robert Raduazzo.  Musical Direction by Brian Hiller.  Produced by Nick Scandalios.  Technical Producer - Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Jordan Hampton.  Port Washington, NY.  August 4th, 1985.
Topic: Performing Arts
'Moment Of Inertia And Damping Of Fluid In Tanks Undergoing Pitching Oscillations', NACA (National Advisory Committee For Aeronautics) Research Memorandum, RM L53E01a. Published by NACA. 11 June 1953. Dimensions are:  199 millimeters width by 263 millimeters height, weight 41.4 grams, and 14 pages. This Digital work was created by Gerard Arthus and is in the Public Domain under the Creative Commons License. Any questions regarding this item should be directed to garthus801@gmail .com For more...
Topics: garthus, garthus1, infoportal, NACA, research memorandum, aeronautics, RML53E01a, 1953
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
- Pratsch, Charles R.
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Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Congregational Church of Manhasset
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1977 Congregational Church of Manhasset production of "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" program.
Topic: Performing Arts
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Is found in PC 18, Charles R. Pratsch Photographs http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc/finders/pratsch.htm at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of Washington State University.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of Washington State University. In 1970, 71, 74, and 75, many internal pages went unnumbered and so print page numbers and electronic page numbers do not match up in those years.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of Washington State University.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Washington State University Libraries
- Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of Washington State University.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Port Washington Performing Arts
- Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "War of the Worlds".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM.  October 30th, 2014.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  C.W. Post College.  Brookville, NY.   Directed by Kate Beckman.  Production Manager - Robert Raduazzo.  Foley Design - Brian E. Long.  Foley Artist - Phyllis M. Montuori.  Music Consultant & Pianist - David Barnett.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
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1973 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Alice In Wonderland".  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Pankaj Oudhia
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Pankaj Oudhia’s talk based on his Jungle Diary Part-1. The talk is in Hindi. About Audio Bank Project Audio Bank on Biodiversity and Traditional Healing Project started from year 1990 and at present there are Audio Files of several Thousands hours. This project is focused on Pankaj Oudhia’s work on Biodiversity and Traditional Healing. The Audio Files are in English, Hindi and Chhattisgarhi. Hundreds of interviews with Traditional Healers, Herb Collectors, Herb Traders, Traditional Cancer...
Topics: Biodiversity, Talk by Pankaj Oudhia, Ethnobotany, Medicinal Plants of India, Audio Bank Project,...