Photographic postcards of American Indian artifacts in German museums, circa 1960s

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81B
Dates:
circa 1960s
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
6 Postcards
6 photographic postcards
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Postcards made by German museums depicting American Indian artifacts in their collections. They include images of a Tlingit totem pole, Eastern bark canoe, and a Hopi kachina in the Museum fur Volkerkunde; a diorama showing warriors returning home from battle in the Volkerkundliches Indianer-Museum; and a Dakota effigy pipe and Hidatsa skin painting in the Linden Museum in Stuttgart.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 81B

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Conditions Governing Use note
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 81B, Photographic postcards of American Indian artifacts in German museums, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Sioux
Gros Ventre; Hidatsa

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by H. J. Bademan of the German Democratic Republic (now Germany), 1966.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Canoes and canoeing Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kachinas Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Totem poles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dakota Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hidatsa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hopi Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Exhibitions Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Smoking paraphernalia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Linden-Museum Stuttgart Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ethnologisches Museum Berlin Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Volkerundliches Indianer Museum Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Staatliche Museen zu Berlin (Germany) Corporate Name 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/