Howard Zehr photographs of Southern Cheyenne Indians, 1991

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.92-13
Creators:
Zehr, Howard
Dates:
1991
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
6 Prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made by Howard Zehr in September 1991 depicting Southern Cheyenne chiefs, including Lawrence Hart, Alfrich Heap-of-Birds, Joe Antelope, Everett Wilson, Lucian Twins, and Rollin Haag. The men were photographed wearing blankets, headdresses, war medals, and a George Washington and an Andrew Jackson peace medal. The photographs were made various at locations in Oklahoma, including Watonga, Cheyenne, Sayre, and Clinton.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Howard Zehr is a photographer and photojournalist, as well as Professor of Restorative Justice at Eastern Mennonite University's Center for Justice and Peacebuilding in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He also served as director of the Mennonite Central Committee's Office on Crime and Justice for 19 years.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 92-13

Using the Collection
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 92-13, Howard Zehr photographs of Southern Cheyenne Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Southern

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Ryan Newswanger's film, "You Chiefs are Peacemakers," for which he obtained these photographs, is available from the Human Studies Film Archives, HSFA 95.1.5.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Ryan Newswanger, courtesy of the Mennonite Central Committee, 1992.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) 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/