Scenes and natives of Samoa and Hawaii, signed "Moody"
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS130592
Creators:
Moody, E.
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
61 drawings
5 photographs
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
One drawing dated 1873.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Moody was probably attached to Colonel A. B. Steinberger, who was sent as special commissioner on behalf of the U S State Department to appraise the political situation in Samoa for President Grant, 1873.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 130,592

Local Note
Local Note
watercolor drawings mounted on cardboard mounts

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Bibliography
Bibliography
Apparently these drawings and photographs were being prepared for publication, since identification of subjects and numbers appear on each mount; also one drawing is marked "frontpiece."

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 130,592, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Drawings found in USNM collection. No catalog or accession numbers appear on drawings. Probably received from U S State Department, Washington, D. C., through G. L. Rives, Asst. Secretary, February 2, 1889 (USNM accession number 31, 636).

Keywords
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/