Copies of Theodore Dorman photographs of Shinnecock Indians, undated

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R79-53
Creators:
Dorman, Theodore
Dates:
undated
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
5 copy prints
Repository:

Scope and Contents note
Scope and Contents note
Copies of individual and group portraits of American Indians, probably from the Shinnecock Reservation. The images appear to be studio portraits.

Biographical/Historical note
Biographical/Historical note
Theodore Dorman "of Liberty Hall Plantation, Westover, Maryland" was a dentist and amateur photographer living near the Shinnecock Reservation during the late 19th century.

Local Call Number(s)
Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot R79-53

Reproduction Note
Reproduction Note
Copy prints made by Smithsonian Institution, 1978-1980.

General note
General note
Information on photographs' content and context is based on donor's letter, dated August 29, 1978.

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 R79-53, Copies of Theodore Dorman photographs of Shinnecock Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Location of Other Archival Materials
Location of Other Archival Materials
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Wilcomb E. Washburn papers relating to cases that came before the Indian Claims Commission.
Location of Other Archival Materials
The Smithsonian Institution Archives holds additional Wilcomb E. Washburn papers (SIA Acc. T91025, T91026, 97-068, 97-093, 94-044, 93-125, 90-083, 87-055, 06-207, and 06-258).

Custodial History note
Custodial History note
Original glass negatives loaned for copying by Wilcomb E. Washburn, a friend of Dorman's granddaughter and Curator in the Division of Political History at the Smithsonian, in 1978.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Photographs Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Northeast Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shinnecock Indians 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/