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117 documents — Page 2 of 12
Creators:
Newell, Louis Belmont
Kenjockety, Frank
Dates:
1886-1940
Size:
39 Photographs, 2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.025
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Frank Kenjockety and Louis B. Newell Native American Entertainers collection includes ephemera, documents and photographs from two prominent Native American [entertainers] Frank Kenjockety (Cayuga), also known as "Chief Strong Fox" and Louis Belmont Newell, also known as "Rolling Thunder". Kenjockety's collection contains photographs, ephemera and a small amount of personal records from his career as a circus troupe leader and lecturer from 1909-1940. Newell's collection contains ephemera fr ...

Creators:
Canisius, Elizabeth, 1882-1977
Canisius, Kathryn L., 1906-1943
Dates:
1918-1930
Size:
1 photograph album
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.026
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Canisius family photograph album was primarily compiled by Elizabeth Canisius (1882-1977) of Indianapolis, Indiana, and contains photographs made from about 1918 to 1929 by her and various members of her immediate and extended family. Evidently not arranged in chronological order, the photographs document a burgeoning German-American family and their various pursuits. Among the photographs are depictions of unidentified men at work in a shipyard, among them Mrs. Canisius's husband Gustav (18 ...

Dates:
1970-1973
Size:
54 Contact sheets, 35 mm.
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.028
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The majority of Hocker's momentous negatives give eyewitness account to two weeks of both the mundane and brutal reality of daily life during the 1973 siege of Wounded Knee on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. The takeover of the town and the conflict between about 200 members of AIM (American Indian Movement, the Native American civil rights activist organization begun in the 1968) and the United States Marshals Service began on February 27 and lasted for 71 days, r ...

Creators:
Wetherill, Richard, 1858-1910
Wetherill, John
Dates:
circa 1890-1900
Size:
3 Acetate negatives, 54 photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 54 albumen prints and 3 black-and-white negatives taken circa 1890-1900. Only two of the images can be definitively attributed to Richard Wetherill; the majority are attributed to "one of the Wetherill Brothers," either Richard or his brother John. The images depict views of various locations in Colorado, including Johnson Canyon, Mancos Canyon, the La Plata Mountains (San Juan Mountains), Mesa Verde (Balcony House, Cliff Palace, Navajo Canyon, Cliff Canyon, Ruin Canyon) ...

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:
Sprinkel, Matilda Inez Murphy
Dates:
1904-1910
Size:
11 glass plate negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.083
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 11 glass plate negatives photographed by Matilda Inez Murphy Sprinkel, circa 1904-1910. Sprinkel and her husband Frederick Kemper Sprinkel were trading post operators and possibly Indian Agents on the Rosebud Reservation when she shot these photographs. It is possible that some of the photographs may have been shot by Frederick as well.

Creators:
Moon, Carl, 1878-1948
Fred Harvey (Firm)
Dates:
1907-1914
Size:
434 photographs
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.090
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains photographs that were commissioned by Fred Harvey Co. and shot by Carl Moon circa 1907-1914. The photographs depict American Indian communities in the southwest including A:shiwi (Zuni), Acoma Pueblo, Diné (Navajo), Hopi, Laguna Pueblo, and Taos Pueblo among many others.

Creators:
Schindler, Victor
Dates:
1923
Size:
29 Prints (visual works), 4 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.011
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The Schindler photographs and negatives contain views of the ruins at Hawikku and the surrounding environs near Zuni Pueblo (New Mexico), as well as Rain Dance images.

Creators:
Schellbach, Louis, 1887-1971
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.
Dates:
1922-1930
Size:
16 lantern slides, 138 negatives (photographic), 106 prints (visual works)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.017
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

Includes images of excavations in Nevada, including images of Lake Tahoe, the ghost town of St. Thomas, and Pueblo Grande de Nevada, known as Nevada's "Lost City."

Creators:
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935
Dates:
circa 1861-1934
Size:
14 Negatives (photographic), 486 photographic prints, 1 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.018
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

Images in this collection were mostly taken by Frederick Dellenbaugh, William Henry Jackson, Alexander Gardner, John Wetherill, John K. Hillers, Edward O. Beaman, Charles Milton Bell and Frank Rinehart. Subjects include delegation portraits, images from the Hayden's and Powell's Geological and Geographical Surveys, cliff dwellings, landscape views, and images from the U.S. Indian Congress Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha 1898.

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