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Creators:
Harjo, Suzan Shown
National Congress of American Indians.
Trimble, Charles E.
Dates:
1933-1990
bulk 1944-1989
Size:
251 linear feet (597 archival boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.010
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The National Congress of American Indian (NCAI), founded in 1944, is the oldest nation-wide American Indian advocacy organization in the United States. The NCAI records document the organization's work, particularly that of its office in Washington, DC, and the wide variety of issues faced by American Indians in the twentieth century. The collection is located in the Cultural Resource Center of the National Museum of the American Indian.

Creators:
Aspaas, Hans
Aspaas, Ralph
Wirt, Emmet
Dates:
1905-1960
bulk 1907-1915
Size:
26 photographic prints
2 folders (containing personal papers)
181 negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.086
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection consists of personal papers and photographs dating from circa 1905-1960 and all relating to U.S. Allotting Agent Ralph Aspaas (1876-1939), his family, his travels around the United States southwest, as well as his work on the Jicarilla Apache Reservation (N.M.) and Tohono O'odham (Papago) Reservation (Ariz.). The bulk of the materia...

Creators:
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Dates:
1915-1928
Size:
3 photographic print
18 lantern slides
1,188 acetate negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.010
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The S.K. Lothrop collection primarily contains negatives, photographic prints, and lantern slides made by Lothrop while employed by the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Lothrop traveled on behalf of the Museum to New Mexico, Argentina, Chile, El Salvador, Guatemala, and Peru. The four New Mexico negatives in this collection date from...

Creators:
Gilmore, Melvin R. (Melvin Randolph), 1868-1940
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Dates:
1923-1924
Size:
85 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.027
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 85 black-and-white acetate negatives taken by Melvin R. Gilmore in 1923-1924. The images depict scenes of everyday life among the Sahnish (Arikara) Indians of the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota.

Creators:
Cory, Charles B. (Charles Barney), 1857-1921
Dates:
1959
Size:
119 photographic prints (gelatin silver.)
10 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.043
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 119 gelatin silver prints and 10 black-and-white negatives taken by Charles Barney Cory between 1877-1896. The images depict scenes of everyday life among the Seminole Indians of Florida.

Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Olsen, Godfrey J.
Dates:
1933
1937
Size:
43 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
37 photographic prints (gelatin silver, 4 x 5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.030
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 43 black-and-white negatives and 37 gelatin silver prints taken by Godfrey J. Olsen. The images depict several archaeological excavations in West Long Branch and Middletown, Monmouth County, New Jersey, circa 1933. Also present are images from a survey of Bruneau Canyon, Owyhee County, Idaho, which was undertaken in 1937 for the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation.

Creators:
Legters, L. L., (Leonard Livingston)
Dates:
1925-1926
Size:
87 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
244 photographic prints (albumen, 3 x 5 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.049
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 244 albumen prints and 87 acetate negatives taken by Rev. L.L. Legters in 1925-1926. The images depict scenes of everyday life among various tribes in Brazil and Bolivia, including the Bororo, the Chiquito, the Nambicuara, the Terena and the Umotina.

Creators:
Coffin, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis), b. 1883
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Dates:
1918-1932
Size:
93 acetate negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.009
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Edwin F. Coffin collection consists of photographs made by Coffin on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Aside from a number of views of New York real estate owned by the Museum (1924), the remainder of the collection contains Museum of the American Indian excavation photographs made in the Bee Cave Canyon rockshelter ...

Creators:
Haskell Institute.
Dates:
circa 1930-1934
Size:
1 linear foot (1 photograph album containing 42 prints)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.105
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection consists of 1 photograph album containing 42 snapshot photographs and photographic postcards from circa 1930-1934. The bulk of the photographs depict Haskell Institute students including members of the football team Arnes Barlow, Paul Edge, Leonard Barlow, Guy Bush, Charles Bernard, Led Wilson, and coach John Levi [Inunaina (Arapaho...

Creators:
Wetherill, John
Dates:
1892
Size:
42 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.106
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains glass lantern slides shot by rancher and explorer John Wetherill (1866-1944). The photographs depict Ancestral Puebloan sites in southwestern U.S., as well as photos of Diné (Navajo) and Ute men and women.

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