George Eastman House copies of photographs of American Indians, mid-19th - early 20th century

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R79
Creators:
George Eastman House
Dates:
mid-19th - early 20th century
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
248 Negatives
circa
35mm
248 copy prints
circa
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Copies of photogaphs selected from the George Eastman House collection by Bureau of American Ethnology archivist Margaret Blaker in 1962. Many of the photographs are individual or group portraits of American Indians and some highlight pottery, baskets, and cradleboards. There are also images of American Indian dwellings, including tipis and hogans; pueblos; dances; and an encampment during the Modoc War and Plains Indian prisoners at Fort Marion, Florida (1870s).
Expedition photos in the collection were made on T. O. Selfridgeʹs Darien Expedition (1870-1871), the Wheeler surveys (1871-1874), and the Hayden Geological Survey (1871). The collection also includes portraits of Frederick Douglass, Sitting Bull, and John A. Logan; and images from Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show; Company F of New York's 140th Volunteer Infantry; and the Smithsonian in Washington, DC.

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals note
Originals in George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film.
Author
Sarah Ganderup

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot R79

Reproduction Note
Reproduction Note
Copy negatives made by George Eastman House, 1962.
Reproduction Note
Copy prints made by the Smithsonian, 1962-1963.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access note
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use note
The images were acquired for reference purposes and cannot be reproduced. Copies may be obtained from George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film.
Preferred Citation note
Photo lot R79, George Eastman House copies of photographs of American Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Addl. KW Subj
Addl. KW Subj
Navaho
Iroquois
Dakota, Sioux
Chippewa
Sarcee
Blackfeet
San Carlos
Tesuque
Mishognavi
Oraibi

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds vintage prints for many of the photographs copied in this collection, including in Photo lot 4501, Photo Lot 4605, and Photo Lot 90-1.

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Photographs selected for copying by Margaret Blaker for the Bureau of American Ethnology, circa 1962.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/