Underwood & Underwood photographs of Smithsonian exhibit at Jamestown Exposition, 1907

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-6
Creators:
Underwood & Underwood
Dates:
1907
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 Stereographs
albumen
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Images of a Smithsonian display showing European settlers in a ship meeting American Indians in a canoe, made at the Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition in 1907.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
The Jamestown Tercentennial Exposition was held in Norfolk, Virginia, from April 26 to December 1, 1907, to commemorate the 300th anniversary of the founding of Jamestown. The display depicted in this collection represents a trading expedition by Captain John Smith at the mouth of the James River in 1607. It was designed by William Henry Holmes and executed by H. W. Hendley and U. S. J. Dunbar.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 89-6

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 89-6, Underwood & Underwood photographs of Smithsonian exhibit at Jamestown Exposition, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Original Underwood & Underwood stereographs, including additional images of the Jamestown Exposition, can be found in the National Museum of American History Archives Center in the Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, 1895-1921.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional photographs of this John Smith display can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Records of the Bureau of American Ethnology, correspondence from Walter Hough.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Administrative files relating to the Jamestown Exposition can be found in the Smithsonian Institution Archives in SIA RU000192.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Photographs of American Indians, made at the Jamestown Exposition, can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in the BAE glass negatives.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Underwood & Underwood photographs can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 90-1 and Photo Lot 8.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
This may have been donated to the Smithsonian as a sample for a larger collection. Found in the Department of Anthropology Processing Lab by Sue Rowley and transferred to the National Anthroplogical Archives, 1988.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Stereographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
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Suitland 20746
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