Helen Peterson photographs of American Indian men, circa 1970-1979

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-12
Creators:
Peterson, Helen L. (photographer or collector)
Dates:
circa 1970-1979
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
3 color prints
3 copy prints
3 copy negatives
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Portraits of American Indian men, possibly Oglala Indians or members of the National Congress of American Indians.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Helen L. Peterson is an Oglala Indian who served as director of the National Congress of American Indians in 1953-1961 and was later an employee of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 83-12

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 83-12, Helen Peterson photographs of American Indian men, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Sioux

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Museum of the American Indian Archives holds Helen L. Peterson's papers and records of the National Congress of American Indians.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
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Oglala Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
National Congress of American Indians 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/