Mrs. J. W. Courtney collection of engravings and etchings relating to American Indians, circa 1850s

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.3265
Creators:
Courtney, Mrs. J. W.
Dates:
circa 1850s
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
5 prints
engravings and etchings
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs from books and magazines depicting meetings, a battle, and other events relating to American Indians. Each image is captioned; examples include "Indian Council," "Captain Heald in Council with the Pottawatamies," "De Soto's Great Battle with the Mobilians," "Squaws ducking Col. Smith," and "Mrs. Merrill Killing the Indians."

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 3265

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 3265, Mrs. J. W. Courtney collection of engravings and etchings relating to American Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Contained in
Contained in
Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Submitted with letter by Mrs J. W. Courtney of Little Plymouth, VA with James Mooney material.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Etchings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Engravings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Potawatomi Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast 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/