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Creators:
Arthur, James (James Osborne)
Dates:
1913-1928
bulk 1914-1919
Size:
699 Nitrate negatives (3 1/4 x 5 1/2 or smaller)
0.25 Linear feet (envelopes)
2 Gelatin silver prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection of photographs, shot by Reverend James O. Arthur while serving as a missionary for the Reformed Church of America, documents the activities on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska in 1913 as well as Mescalero and Chiricahua Reservation in White Tail, New Mexico from 1914-1919. Additional images depict vacations and travels throughout the United States by the Arthur family and friends between the years 1913-1928.

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Dates:
September 11 to September 13, 1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Nitrate negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Exterior view of the Mission church in Emerson, Nebraska.

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Dates:
September 11 to September 13, 1913
Level:
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Size:
1 Nitrate negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Exterior view of the front of the Mission home in Emerson, Nebraska.

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Dates:
May 6, 1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Nitrate negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Group of Mission workers and Winnebago Indians standing outside of house on the Winnebago Reservation in Nebraska. Missionary Katherine Arthur is third from the left.

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Dates:
September 16 to October 2, 1913
Level:
item
Size:
1 Nitrate negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Henry Thomas standing behind the Mission church with a horse-drawn wagon in Emerson, Nebraska.

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September 11 to September 13, 1913
Level:
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Size:
1 Nitrate negative
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.057
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View overlooking a field, home, and the Mission chuch in Emerson, Nebraska.

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Creators:
Dorsey, James Owen, 1848-1895
Dates:
circa 1870-1956
bulk 1870-1895
Size:
30 Linear feet (70 boxes, 1 oversized box, 20 manuscript envelopes, 4 rolled maps, and 23 map folders)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4800
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Reverend James Owen Dorsey (1848-1895) was a missionary and Bureau of American Ethnology ethnologist who conducted extensive research on Siouan tribes and languages.The papers of James Owen Dorsey comprise mostly ethnographic and linguistic materials on various tribes of the Siouan language family as well as tribes from Siletz Reservation in Oregon. These materials include texts and letters with interlineal translations; grammar notes; dictionaries; drawings; and his manuscripts. In addition, the collection contains Dorsey's correspondence, newspaper clippings, his obituaries, and reprints.

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Creators:
Allen, George V.
Dates:
circa 1860-1935
Size:
67 Lantern slides
26 Negatives (glass)
10 Negatives (nitrate)
6 Autochromes (photographs)
50 Stereographs (circa 50 printed stereographs, halftone and color halftone)
1,000 Stereographs (circa, albumen and silver gelatin (some tinted))
239 Prints (circa 239 mounted and unmounted prints, albumen (including cartes de visite, imperial cards, cabinet cards, and one tinted print) and silver gelatin (some modern copies))
96 Prints (Album :, silver gelatin)
21 Postcards (silver gelatin, collotype, color halftone, and halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to Native Americans or frontier themes, including portraits, expedition photographs, landscapes, and other images of dwellings, transportation, totem poles, ceremonies, infants and children in cradleboards, camps and towns, hunting and fishing, wild west shows, food preparation, funeral customs, the US Army and army posts, clif...

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