Joseph R. Caldwell and Sheila Kelly Caldwell photographs of the Vann House in Georgia, circa 1951

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81K
Creators:
Caldwell, Joseph R.
Dates:
circa 1951
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
9 prints
silver gelatin
9 negatives
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs of exterior and interior of James Vann's house in Buford, Georgia, made during a 1951 study of the house by Joseph R. and Sheila Caldwell. Also included is a floorplan of the house.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Vann House was built (circa 1804-1806) in what is now Murray County, Georgia, by James Vann, a half-Cherokee leader and plantation owner. Around 1951, Joseph R. and Sheila Caldwell carried out a study of the house for the Georgia Historical Commission.

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

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 81K, Joseph R. Caldwell photographs of the Vann House in Georgia, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
A related report and set of the photographs is held in the National Anthropological Archives in the records of the River Basin Surveys, Washington Office, Correspondence with Cooperating or Concerned Agencies and Individuals, Georgia.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Caldwell photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 87-3.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Photographs probably donated by Joseph R. and Sheila Caldwell through F. H. H. Roberts in 1951.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Dwellings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Georgia Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vann, James, 1765 or 1766-1809 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Caldwell, Sheila Kelly Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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