Mary Lois Kissell photographs, circa 1910s

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.154
Creators:
Kissell, Mary Lois
Dates:
circa 1910s
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
7 Positives
glass
41 Negatives
glass
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made or collected by Mary Lois Kissell as part of her research relating to textiles, basketry, and American Indians. The images document textile and basket weaving patterns, Salish Indians, and a Wichita dwelling.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Mary Lois Kissell (1874-ca. 1944) wrote several books and articles on textiles and basketry among indigenous peoples in America and Africa. Educated at Columbia University, she was the first professor in the Household Art department at University of California, Berkeley (1912-1914)

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies note
Digital surrogate is available.
Author
Sarah Ganderup

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 154

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 154, Mary Lois Kissell photographs, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
This collection has been relocated from Photo Lot 78.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Correspondence from Kissell can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Ales Hrdlicka's Papers, Records of the Department of Anthropology, Records of the Bureau of American Ethnology, and MS 4846.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Basket making Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Textile fabrics Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Salish Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wichita Indians 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/