Photograph of American Indians in Bismarck, North Dakota, circa 1919

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-44
Dates:
circa 1919
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 copy print
1 copy negative
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photograph depicting American Indian men in suits and hats, women in scarves and shawls, and girls and boys standing outside of a building. One small boy is wearing a military uniform and carrying an American flag. The photograph was probably made in Bismarck, North Dakota, on September 10, 1919, when Woodrow Wilson stopped there on his national speaking tour for the League of Nations.
Handwritten on original image: "Some of Mrs. Melson's relations. Taken in Bismarck. Waiting to see W. Wilson."

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals note
Original retained by Betty Ahrens.
Author
Sarah Ganderup

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 86-44

Reproduction Note
Reproduction Note
Copy negative and print made by Smithsonian Institution, circa 1979.

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 86-44, Photograph of American Indians in Bismarck, North Dakota, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Original loaned by Betty Ahrens of the Smithsonian's Handbook of North American Indians Office for copying, 1979 (NAA ACC 79-47).

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Bismarck (N.D.) Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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