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Creators:
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Saville, Foster H. (Foster Harmon), 1874-1942
Saville, Marshall H. (Marshall Howard), 1867-1935
Dates:
1901-1922
bulk 1907-1918
Size:
526 Negatives (photographic) (526 glass plate negatives, black and white)
51 photographic prints (black and white)
2 Lantern slides (black and white, color)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.037
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

Photographs and glass plate negatives documenting the various archaeological expeditions of all three Savilles. The bulk of the images concern the activities headed by Marshall Saville (and assisted by Foster and Randolph) in both South and Central America. Included to a lesser degree are the explorations of Foster in North America and Randolph in the Caribbean, South and Central America. Images document archaeological digs, their settings, the peoples encountered, as well as the objects found. The dates of the images found in this collection and taken by the various Savilles during their numerous expeditions are as follows (the photographer(s) attributed to photographs taken during a specific expedition is/are listed in parentheses following the country of the specific expedition) : 1891: Honduras (Marshall), 1900-1902: Mexico (Marshall), 1907: Cuba (Marshall), 1907: Ecuador (Marshall, Foster, Randolph), 1915: Honduras (Marshall), 1915: Cuba, Jamaica, Belize, Honduras, Guatemala (Randolph), 1914-1916: Ecuador, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Jamaica (Marshall, Foster, Randolph), 1918: Pantigo site, Easthampton, Long Island, New York (Foster), 1922: Photographic portrait of Marshall

Creators:
Blackiston, A. H. (Andrew Hooten), 1877-1953
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 photographic prints (black and white.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.024
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains four undated black-and-white photographs taken by Andrew Hooten Blackiston in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico.

Creators:
Moore, J. B. (John Bradford), 1855-
Dates:
1911
Size:
15 plates (Copper printing plates)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.073
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The J.B. Moore copper printing plates include 15 copper plates used in illustrating J.B. Moore's catalog, The Navajo (Crystal, Navajo Reservation, New Mexico: J.B. Moore, 1911). The plates depict rugs created by Navajo weavers that J.B. Moore had for sale at his trading post in 1911.

Creators:
Peterson, Helen L.
Dates:
circa 1944 to circa 1990
Size:
55 Linear feet ((estimated))
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.016
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The collection includes correspondence, notes, miscellaneous administrative documents, financial records, calendars, questionnaires, notes from interviews, survey forms, copies of resolutions, proceedings, speeches, programs, press releases, printed and processed material, and many other types of documents. Mainly these relate to Petersons's career and special interests between 1953 and 1970. There are also a few documents that concern the organizations which Peterson served for periods preceding or following her periods in office. Of special interest are the materials related to the NCAI, many of which supplement the records in that organization's files. The collection also includes documents that concern a wide range of Indian interests and activities.

Creators:
Snake, Reuben, 1937-1993
Dates:
1970-1996
Size:
1.25 Linear feet (3 archival boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.012
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Reuben A. Snake, Jr. Papers, located in the Cultural Resource Center of the National Museum of the American Indian, contain writings, correspondence, biographical materials, and written materials relating to the Native American Church which document the literary and political activities of this Winnebago tribal leader.

Creators:
Casey, John C.
Dates:
1848-1856
Size:
1 linear foot
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.029
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The collection of John C. Casey journals includes three original copy books of letters from Captain Casey's time as an emigration agent at the Seminole Agency in Florida from 1848 to 1856. Additionally, one of the letter books also contains a journal of Casey's operations in the Indian Department in Florida from his arrival in August of 1848 until October of 1849.

Creators:
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Dates:
1895-1918
Size:
1292 Negatives (photographic)
23 photographic prints (black & white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.034
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

George Hubbard Pepper specialized in the study of cultures of the American Southwest and Ecuador. Tribes which he studied are Acoma, Aztec, Blackfeet, Cochiti, Hopi, Isleta, Jemez, Laguna, Nambe, Navajo, Picuris, Pojuaque, Puye, San Carlos Apache, San Felipe, San Ildefonso, San Juan, Sandia, Santa Ana, Santa Clara, Taos, Tarascan, Tesuque, Ute, Zia, and Zuni. Photographs in the collection are of an excavation in Tottenville, New York, 1895; Pueblo Bonito in Chaco Cañon, New Mexico: Hyde Expedition, 1896-1900; and expeditions to the occupied Pueblos of the Southwest, 1904; Mexico, 1904, 1906; Guatemala; and Ecuador, 1907. There are also photos which complement a study Pepper did of the technique of Navajo weaving, and miscellaneous scenic and personal photos.

Creators:
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980
Dates:
1938-1974
Size:
82 photographic prints (mostly albumen)
242 negatives (photographic) (acetate)
211 slides (color)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.014
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection consists of views of New York, Rhode Island, Florida, Mississippi, South Carolina, Newfoundland and Quebec (slides are primarily of Saint Augustin, Quebec).

Creators:
Bedell, Harriet M., 1875-
Dates:
1910-1939
Size:
54 copy negatives (black and white)
233 photographic prints (black and white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.037
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

Photographs in this collection include indoor and outdoor portraits, domestic scenes, landscapes of Gwich'in (Kutchin), Seminole and Cheyenne Indians taken by Deaconess M. Bedell from her work as missionary between 1907-1939.

Creators:
Harte, Eva M.
Harte, Neville A.
Dates:
1951-1967
Size:
52 photographic prints (3.5"x4.25")
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.089
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

Neville A. Harte (1907-1997) was an amateur archaeologist in Panama in the 1950's and 1960's. This collection contains 52 photographic prints of archeological objects excavated at Venado Beach, Panama as well as photographs of the excavation itself. The archaeological collection was sold by Neville and Eva Harte to the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation in 1967.

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