Department of the Interior Reference Service photograph collection of American Indians and Western scenes, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-65
Creators:
United States, Department of the Interior, Reference Service Branch
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 Postcard
2 Prints
halftone
2 Negatives
9 Photographic prints
silver gelatin and albumen
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs that were originally museum items at Homestead National Monument and donated by the Department of the Interior as part of an exchange program. They depict American Indian women and girls, Weber Canyon, Old Creek Indian Council House in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, Chief Isparhecher, burial of the dead at Wounded Knee, and the Wyoming Consistory's class of February 1908. The collection also includes a postcard reproduction of a painting depicting Buffalo Bill's Grave on Lookout Mountain, Colorado. These items were originally museum items at Homestead National Monument.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 75-65

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 75-65, Department of the Interior Reference Service photograph collection of American Indians and Western subjects, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Transferred to Smithsonian Institution in 1975 as part of ongoing exchange between the Smithsonian and the National Park Service.

Other Finding Aids note
Other Finding Aids note
Inventory available in repository.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Okmulgee (Okla.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890 Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
South Dakota Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kiowa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Postcards Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Comanche 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/