Bill Wright photographs of Tiwa people of Tigua Pueblo, circa 1986-1993

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-39
Creators:
Wright, Bill
Dates:
circa 1986-1993
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
54 Prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Photographs made in connection with Wright's book The Tiguas: Pueblo Indians of Texas. They include images of Tiwa Indians, ceremonies, processions on the days of St. John and St. Anthony, dancers, bread-making, pottery, dwellings, the Tigua Visitor Center, Mount Carmel Mission, and Gran Quivira. Many photographs show Tiwa individuals at their place of work, including the Paso Pak Chili Company manufacturing plant and the El Paso County sheriff's office.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Bill Wright is a businessman and photographer in Abilene, Texas. He is the author or photographer of four photography books: Portraits from the Desert: Bill Wright's Big Bend, The Tiguas: Pueblo Indians of Texas, The Texas Kicakpoo: Keepers of Tradition, and People's Lives: A Photographic Celebration of the Human Spirit.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot 98-39

Bibliography
Bibliography
Photographs published in Bill Wright, The Tiguas: Pueblo Indians of Texas, Texas Western Press, 1993.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
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Preferred Citation note
Photo Lot 98-39, Bill Wright photographs of Tiwa people of Tigua Pueblo, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Tigua Pueblo

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
Additional Bill Wright photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 91-3.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Donated by Bill Wright, 1998.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rites and ceremonies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Dwellings Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tiwa Pueblos Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Religion Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mount Carmel Mission (Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, N.M.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
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