Lora Hadley photographs of the Southwest, circa 1910-1920
NAA.PhotoLot.84

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.84
Creators:
Hadley, Lora
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
7 prints
silver gelatin
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Lora Hadley during her healthcare work in the Southwest, which document pueblos, churches, and the pueblo remains at Puye, New Mexico, and include an image of a cross left during a funeral procession in the northern mountains of Mexico. Extensive descriptive notes are written on the versos, possibly by Hadley.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Lora Hadley was a United States government healthworker educated in psychology and sociology at the State University of Iowa (BA, 1916) and the University of Pennsylvania (MA, 1917). She worked as an assistant for the Iowa Child Welfare Research Station in 1918. From about 1922-1925, Hadley was a psychologist and researcher for the Bureau of Child Welfare in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and served as acting director for part of this time. In 1925 Hadley was appointed Instructor of Sociology and Dean of Women at New Mexico State College (now New Mexico State University). She coauthored "Farm Children: An Investigation of Rural Child Life in Selected Areas of Iowa" with Bird T. Baldwin and Eva Abigail Fillmore (1930).

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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 84, Lora Hadley photographs of the Southwest, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Mildred Mott Wedel, whose mother knew Lora Hadley.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America--Southwest, New Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mexico Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pueblo Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Puye (N.M.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taos (N.M.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taos Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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