National Anthropological Archives

Guide to MS 1760 Drawing of Zuni dancers wearing masks

Collection ID:
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956
Physical Description:
1 Drawing
colored pencil
12.25 x 9.75 inches

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The collection consists of one (1) drawing by an unidentified Zuni artist. The drawing was made on the inside cover of McNalley's System of Geography.
Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology and considered offensive today. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution or National Anthropological Archives, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.

Custodial History
Presented to the Bureau of American Ethnology by Mrs. Frank Hamilton Cushing (presumably after Cushing's death in 1900). The identification on the upper margin is in F.W. Hodge's handwriting.
Custodial History
Previously titled "Zuni dancers."

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
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Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation
MS 1760 Drawing of Zuni dancers wearing masks, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 1760
NAA INV 08654900

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Works of art Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
A:shiwi (Zuni) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
North America Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, Maryland 20746