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114 documents — Page 12 of 12
Creators:
Thomas Indian School (Iroquois, N.Y.).
Dates:
1900-1945
Size:
85 glass plate negatives, N49022-N49106
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.061
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 85 glass plate negatives depicting Iroquois students and student life at the Thomas Indian School on the Cattaraugus Indian Reservation in New York state, circa 1900-1945.

Creators:
Gardner, Iva Towsley
Dates:
1854-1859
Size:
2 ambrotypes (photographs)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.100
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains 2 hand-colored ambrotypes that depict portraits of Potawatomi Chief Shabbona, circa 1854-1859. The ambrotypes were given to Iva Towsley Gardner when she served as a nurse within the Potowatami community. The ambrotypes are housed in a union case that features a horse and rider motif. The photographs may have been shot on different dates by different unidentified photographers.

Creators:
Malewotkuk, Florence Nupok
Brown, Harold E., 1929-2012
Dates:
1952-1953
Size:
1 linear foot
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.099
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

This collection contains materials that were created and collected by Corporal Harold E. Brown circa 1952-1953 and relate to his service in the United States Army when he was stationed in Alaska during the Korean War (1950-1953). The materials include letters from Yuit (Siberian Yup'ik) artist Florence Nupok Malewotkuk (1906-1971) to Cpl. Brown and an album containing photos that Cpl. Brown shot while stationed in Alaska.

Creators:
McLain, Kimowan (Metchewais)
Dates:
1991-2011
Size:
989 polaroid prints, 871 negatives (photographic), 1,918 slides (photographs), 15 notebooks, 1,496 photographic prints, 0.8 linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.084
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center

The collection of Kimowan McLain, significant First Nations artist, contains materials related to his artistic practice and his personal life. The materials include not only photographs of his art, completed and in-progress, but also sketchbooks and journal entries that give important context to his major works and artistic practices. The materials range from his early career in the early 1990s as a magazine editor to his solo and group exhibitions to his time as an art professor at various univ ...

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