H. S. Poley photographs of Southwest archeology and pueblos, circa 1910-1915
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2J

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2J
Creators:
Poley, H. S., (Horace Swartley)
Dates:
circa 1910-1915
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
52 prints
silver gelatin
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by H. S. Poley in the American Southwest. There are depictions of archeological sites in New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado, as well as images of Tewa Indians at San Juan Pueblo and Cochiti Indians at Cochiti. Descriptions of the photographs are also available with the collection.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Horace Swartley Poley was a professional photographer based in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 87-2J
,
NAA Photo Lot 87-2I

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 87-2J, H. S. Poley photographs of Southwest archeology and pueblos, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Pueblo
San Juan (Ohkay Owingeh)

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Photo Lot 87-2I has been relocated and merged with Photo Lot 87-2J. These photographs were incorrectly identified as having been made by H. L. Standley. These photographs were made by H. S. Poley and form part of this collection.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Poley photographs held in National Anthropological Archives MS 4251, MS 4570, and Photo Lot 24.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Correspondence from Poley held in the National Anthropological Archives in the Bureau of American Ethnology records.

Contained in
Contained in
Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology photograph collections, undated

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
This collection was found in 1972, along with other collections in Photo Lot 87-2, as something which had been set aside as a "problem collection," though this may only reflect that it was unprocessed.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Aneth (Utah) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cliff-dwellings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cochiti Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cooking Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Frijoles Canyon (N.M.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America--Southwest, New Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Puye (N.M.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tewa Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yellow Jacket (Colo.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland , 20746
Phone: 301.238.1300
naa@si.edu