Daniel Sutherland Davidson prints and negatives,
1925

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.044
Creators:
Davidson, Daniel Sutherland, 1900-
Dates:
1925
Languages:
No linguistic content; Not applicable
Physical Description:
36 photographic prints
albumen
2.5 x 4 inches.
101 acetate negatives
black and white
5 x 7 inches.
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center
This collection consists of 101 black-and-white acetate negatives and 36 albumen prints taken by Daniel Sutherland Davidson in 1925. The images portray Pamunkey and Chickahominy Indians of Virginia and the Algonquin (Kitcisakik, Grand Lake Victoria) and Tetes de Boule (Attikamek) Indians of Quebec, Canada.

Arrangement note
Arrangement note
Negatives: organized in individual sleeves; arranged by image number.
Prints: organized in folders; arranged by image number.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Daniel Sutherland Davidson (1900-1952) was born in Cohoes, New York. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1923 and continued his studies there, eventually receiving his Ph.D. in anthropology in 1928. Davidson went on to teach at the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Buffalo and finally the University of Washington. He did a considerable amount of field work among the Algonquin Indians in Quebec, as well as various tribes in Virginia, but his abiding interest was in aboriginal Australian culture.

Administration
Processing Information note
NMAIA Review
Author

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
Access is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Copyright: National Museum of the American Indian.
Preferred Citation note
Daniel Sutherland Davidson prints and negatives, National Museum of the American Indian Archives, Smithsonian Institution (image, negative or catalog number).

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Black-and-white negatives Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chickahominy Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Virginia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Algonquin Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pamunkey Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Québec (Province) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albumen prints Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Atikamekw Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center
4220 Silver Hill Rd
Suitland 20746-2863
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