National Anthropological Archives

Portrait of Samuel William Brown, Sr., 1865


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Physical Description:
1 Copy print

Scope and Contents note

Scope and Contents note
Copy print of a studio portrait of Samuel William Brown, possibly made on May 31, 1865.

Biographical/Historical note

Biographical/Historical note
Samuel William Brown Sr. (1843-1935) was chief of the Yuchi Indians from 1867-1916.


Sarah Ganderup
Existence and Location of Copies note
Digital surrogate is available.
Existence and Location of Originals note
Original possibly in the Sapulpa Historical Society in Sapulpa, Oklahoma.
Custodial History note
Copy print loaned by Gene Maxey for copying, circa 1982.

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 R82-42, Portrait of Samuel William Brown, Sr., National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information

Local Call Number(s)

Local Call Number(s)
NAA Photo Lot R82-42

Reproduction Note

Reproduction Note
Copy print made by Smithsonian Institution, circa 1982.


Photograph published in Carolyn Thomas Foreman, "The Yuchi Children of the Sun," The Chronicles of Oklahoma 37, no. 4, 1959-60.

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Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Indians of North America -- Southern states Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Euchee (Yuchi) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brown, Samuel William, Sr. (Yuchi) Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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