MS 7119 Paintings made in Alaska and British Columbia
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Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7119
Creators:
Elliott, Henry Wood, 1846-1930
Dates:
1890's
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
15 Items
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Includes: 1) Eskimo man with harpoon. Undated. 2) Man running at seal seals in rookery. July 7, 1892. 3) Natives fishing and drying fish. Undated. 4) Man clubbing seals. Undated. 5) Eskimo whaling and walrus camp, Icy Point, Arctic Ocean, Alaska. Lookout created of drift logs. 1891. 6) Interior or Stick Indians spearing fish in the canon of th Fraser River. 1891. 7) Fishing from kaiaks. 1872. 8) View of settlement and fishing trap. Undated. 9) Aleutians striking humpback whales: off Akootan Island, Bering Sea. Undated. 10) Aleutians sea-otter hunters in camp, Tigalda, Aleutian Chain. 1891. 11) Europeans clubbing and skinning seals. 1891. 12) Man with clubs on edge of rookery, St. Paul Island. 1891. 13) Fishing from kaiaks, Captains Harbour. 1872. 14) Seal rookery. 1872. 15) Dropping an Aleutian sea Otter hunting Party of A---tanak Island. 1892.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 7119

Bibliography
Bibliography
See Elliott's Our Arctic Province, 1886, for additional illustrations and, possibly, further information about some paintings in this unit. Still other paintings were presumably transferred to the National Collection of Fine Arts and to the Department of Interior Museum.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 7119, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History
Custodial History
Transferred from Processing Lab, 12/6/74.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Camps -- Eskimo Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Camps -- Aleut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fishing -- Aleut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fishing -- Eskimo Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Habitations and other structures -- Aleut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Habitations and other structures -- Eskimo Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunting -- Aleut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunting -- Eskimo Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tools and other implements -- Aleut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tools and other implements -- Eskimo Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eskimos Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aleuts Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arctic peoples Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Subarctic Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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