Portraits of International Congress of Criminal Anthropologists and International Congress of Americanists, 1889, 1910

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-48
Dates:
1889, 1910
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
2 mounted prints
silver gelatin
1 mounted print
albumen
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Group portraits of attendees at congresses, including Smithsonian delegates. One image is a group portrait of attendees -- including Thomas Wilson, delegate for the Smithsonian -- at the Second International Congress of Criminal Anthropologists, held in Paris in 1889. Two additional group portraits, made by A. P. Wilcomb, show attendees at the Seventeenth International Congress of Americanists at Buenos Aires in 1910. Ales Hrdlicka was the Smithsonian and US government's delegate to the Americanists meeting. His name is written on the verso of the ICCA photograph mount.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 77-48

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 77-48, Portraits of International Congress of Criminal Anthropologists and International Congress of Americanists, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
A history of the International Congress of Americanists, 1874-1900, held in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 7068.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Another photograph of the International Congress of Americanists (from 1902) held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot R76-139.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Ales Hrdlicka Papers.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by "Elder" (possibly Robert Elder), 1976.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wilcomb, A. P. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wilson, Thomas, 1832-1902 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hrdlička, Aleš, 1869-1943 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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