Victor J. Evans photograph collection of Phillipine peoples, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-54
Creators:
Evans, Victor J.
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
2 prints
hand-colored or lithographs
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting a Moro boy with a sheathed knife and two Igorot girls carrying spears. The collection is part of the Smithsonianʹs Victor J. Evans collection.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Victor Justice Evans (1865-1931) was a patent attorney in Washington, DC, and founder of the firm Victor J. Evans & Co. He was also an extensive collector of artifacts and specimens, particularly those relating to American Indians. After his death, most of the collection was donated to the Smithsonian.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 79-54
,
USNM ACC 113605

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 79-54, Victor J. Evans photograph collection of Phillipine peoples, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Information and correespondence relating to this collection can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in the Department of Anthropology Subject File.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs and artwork donated by Evans can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in NAA MS 362,107, Photo Lot 24, and Photo lot 87-2P.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Evans also donated artifacts and specimens to the Department of Anthropology in accession 13605.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Evans also donated artifacts and specimens to the Department of Anthropology in accessions 64426, 66280, 67370, 68088, 61453, 68704, 69252, 70987, and 65121.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The Smithsonian American Art Museum holds artwork designed and collected by Evans.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
These prints were donated to the United States National Museum as part of the bequest of Victor Justice Evans in 1931 (accession 113605). They were transferred from the Department of Anthropology Processing Lab to the National Anthropological Archives in 1979.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Lithographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Moro Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Igorot (Philippine people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type 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/