Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division photograph collection of physical anthropology specimens, circa 1887-1907

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-40
Creators:
Library of Congress. Prints and Photographs Division
Dates:
circa 1887-1907
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
2 mounted prints
albumen
2 mounted prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs depicting physical anthropology specimens. The images include a profile of the Lansing skull near a long bone, front and profile views of a skull, an Aztec mummy, and a mummified infant and cyst. All of the photographs have been stamped and dated by the Library of Congress Copyright Office.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 86-40

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 86-40, Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division photograph collection of physical anthropology specimens, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Physical anthropology Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Aztecs Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mummies Topic 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/