George Edward Anderson photographs of Basin Indians in Utah, circa 1880-1920

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R75-25
Creators:
Anderson, George Edward, 1860-1928
Dates:
circa 1880-1920
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
3 prints
silver gelatin
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Modern prints made from original glass negatives, depicting Utah settlers and Basin Indians. One individual is identified as Amos Warren.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
George Edward Anderson (1860-1928) was a photographer in Salt Lake City, Utah, known for his portraits and photographs of the construction of Mormon temples. After apprenticing with Salt Lake City photographer Charles Roscoe Savage, Anderson opened studios in Salt Lake City and Springville, Utah. Anderson spent much of his professional life traveling and documenting life in central Utah.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies note
Copy prints also available in collection.
Author
Sarah Ganderup

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot R75-25

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
This copy collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Contact the repository for terms of use and access.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot R75-25, George Edward Anderson photographs of Basin Indians in Utah, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The Harold B. Lee Library at Brigham Young University holds the George Edward Anderson Collection of glass plate negatives.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
John Ewers in the Department of Anthropology obtained the photographs from Rell G. Francis of Heritage Prints in Utah. Transferred to the National Anthropological Archives, 1975.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- Great Basin Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Camps Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Utah Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Type 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/