Photographs of Maria Martinez, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-14
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 Postcard
1 color photographic postcard
1 Print
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting Maria Martinez of San Ildefonso holding examples of her pottery, probably at San Ildefonso Pueblo.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Maria Martinez (1887-1980) was an internationally-known potter from San Ildefonso Pueblo. With her husband Julian and the rest of her family, she created contemporary pottery inspired by traditional Pueblo styles and techniques. The family demonstrated their craft at expositions, world's fairs, and the Renwick Gallery in Washington, DC.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 81-14
,
USNM ACC 339407

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 81-14, Photographs of Maria Martinez, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
San Ildefonso

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of Maria Martinez and her pottery can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 79-18, Photo Lot 80-4, and Photo Lot 89-43.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Pottery by Martinez can be found in the Department of Anthropology in accession 339407.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Photograph donated to Department of Anthropology by Ernest D. Perkins and his wife as part of accession 339407 in January 1980. Both items were transferred from the Anthropology Processing Lab to the National Anthropological Archives in July 1980.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Pottery craft Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
San Ildefonso (N.M.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tewa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Martínez, María Montoya Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
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