Gene J. Crediford photographs of Indians of South Carolina, 1984-1987

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-31
Creators:
Crediford, Gene J.
Dates:
1984-1987
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
2 Booklets
2 booklets with halftone images
6 mounted color prints
14 mounted prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Images of Pee Dee, Edisto, Santee and Catawba Indians, American Indian churches and religious practices, powwows, pottery and pottery making, and the interior of a home at Four Holes Indian Community. The photographs are part of a portfolio that also includes a brochure, entitled "Sara Ayers: the Most Noted Catawba Potter" and an exhibit guide, entitled "Contemporary Native Americans in South Carolina: A Photo Documentation Covering the Years 1983-1985," both illustrated by Gene Crediford photographs.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Gene J. Crediford is Professor Emeritus of Anthropology at the University of South Carolina and a professional photographer. He previously taught in the Department of Media Arts at the University of Southern California, and has authored and illustrated books. His photographs have been exhibited in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, North Carolina, and West Virginia.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-31

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
Photographs are under copyright by the photographer.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot 89-31, Gene J. Crediford photographs of Indians of South Carolina, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Pedee
Cusabo
Edisto
Sioux

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The Thomas Cooper Library at the University of South Carolina holds photographs by Crediford.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Gene J. Crediford, 1989.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Christianity Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pottery Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southern States Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pee Dee Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Powwows Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cherokee Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Catawba Indians Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Santee Indians Culture 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/