Photograph collection relating to California and views of the west, circa 1850-1900

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.29
Dates:
circa 1850-1900
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
5 Prints
halftone
3 Engravings
37 Prints
albumen
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Scenic views of California, Colorado, Idaho, and Arizona. California images include Mount Shasta, San Francisco, Tehachapi Mountains, Coronado, San Isabell, San Jacinto, Toquich Canyon, and a government school in Agua Caliente. Additional photographs depict Yellowstone National Park and Yellowstone River; Shoshone Falls and Snake River, Idaho; Dragoon Mountains, Arizona; Garden of the Gods, Colorado; and an Isleta wine press.
Photographers include Camillus S. Fly, W. E. Hook, William Henry Jackson, Francis Parker, Rheas Brothers (San Diego View Company), Rifenburg and Murphy, I. W. Taber, and H. C. Tibbets. Additionally, there are photographs of Thomas Moran paintings, a William A. Rogers engraving of a Pueblo wind press, an engraving of Portsmouth Square in San Francisco in 1850, and a few other illustrations from publications.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 29

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 29, Photograph collection relating to California and views of the west, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Jackson photographs can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 37, Photo Lot 40, Photo Lot 60, Photo Lot 93, Photo Lot 143, Photo Lot 87-2P, Photo Lot 90-1, Photo Lot 92-3, the records of the Department of Anthropology, and the BAE historical negatives.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Parker, Hook, and Taber photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 24 and Photo Lot 90-1.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Museum of the American Indian Archives holds Camillus S. Fly photographs and negatives from 1886.

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Photograph collection related to California and views of the west, circa 1850-1900

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
These photographs were found in the National Anthropological Archives with a note: "Misc. photographs including California, Yellowstone, Shoshone Falls etc." They were probably collected in the Bureau of American Ethnology.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Isleta Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Colorado Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yellowstone National Park Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arizona Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Snake River (Idaho) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shoshone Falls (Idaho) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
California Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Moran, Thomas, 1837-1926 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Parker, Joseph C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tibbitts, H. C. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fly, C. S. (Camillus Sidney), 1849-1901 Personal Name 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/