George C. Shaw photograph collection of Lake Lanao campaign, 1902-1903

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-55
Creators:
Shaw, George C.
Dates:
1902-1903
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
28 Prints
platinum
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs collected by George C. Shaw documenting the Lake Lanao campaign, many of which were made by George Damon Rice. They depict Moros (probably Maranaos), United States soldiers, a harbor, a US Infantry camp, and fortifications. The prints, some of which have captions, have been enlarged, possibly for exhibition.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
George C. Shaw (1866-1960) was a United States Army Lieutenant in the 27th U.S. Infantry under Captain J. J. Pershing during punitive action against the Maranaos of Lake Lanao, Mindanao. He recieved the Medal of Honor for his actions in the Philippine-American War. George Damon Rice was Chaplain for the 27th Infantry.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 79-55
,
USNM ACC 67947

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 79-55, George C. Shaw photograph collection of Lake Lanao campaign, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Moro artifacts donated by Shaw can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 67947.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by George C. Shaw to the United States National Museum in 1922 as part of accession 67947. Transferred from the Department of Anthropology, 1979.

Keywords
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Philippines Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902 Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Moro Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Maranao (Philippine people) Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Lanao, Lake (Philippines) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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