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Dates:
1914-1919
Level:
subseries
Size:
1 Folder
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This folder contains Elmer E. Higley's notebook / scrapbook from his work with Mesa Verde National Park between the years 1914 and 1919. Specifically, it includes Higley's typed notes and newspaper clippings, referencing Higley's work with Smithsonian Institution anthropologist Jesse Walter Fewkes during these years.

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Dates:
1900-1924
Level:
subseries
Size:
212 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This subseries contains 212 glass lantern slides from the Southwest region. Approximately 100 of these images are of the "Cliff Dwelling" structures at Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado, photographed by Elmer E. Higley between 1914 and 1919. Other images depict Diné (Navajo) peoples, buildings, and a number of Pueblo communities.

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Creators:
Wetherill, John
Dates:
1892
Size:
42 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.106
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains glass lantern slides shot by rancher and explorer John Wetherill (1866-1944). The photographs depict Ancestral Puebloan sites in southwestern U.S., as well as photos of Diné (Navajo) and Ute men and women.

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Creators:
Chapman, Arthur, 1873-1935
Dates:
circa 1912
Size:
8 Stereographs (silver gelatin)
9 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2G
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Spruce Tree House, Cliff Palace, and Balcony House in Mesa Verde. The collection includes one image of Balcony House before restoration.

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Creators:
Higley, Elmer Ellsworth
Dates:
bulk circa 1900-1968
Size:
534 Lantern slides
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.228
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 534 glass lantern slides depicting Indigenous groups throughout North America. It also includes a small number of publications written by Elmer E. Higley and others about Native Americans and missionary work during the early twentieth century.

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Creators:
Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935
Dates:
undated
Size:
2 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of two photographs, one depicting Spruce Tree House in Mesa Verde and the other depicting a man standing by a Pueblo-style building.

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Creators:
Beatty, William Gedney
Dates:
circa 1892-1900
Size:
5 Glass plate negatives
1 Contact print
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.160
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The William Gedney Beatty glass plate negatives collection contains 5 photographs depicting Ancestral Puebloan cliff dwelling sites at Mesa Verde, Colorado prior to restoration, circa 1892-1900. The collection was photographed or collected by architect and artist W. Gedney Beatty.

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Creators:
Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935
Chapman, Arthur, 1873-1935
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Hough, Emerson, 1857-1923
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Dates:
Ca. 1917-1927
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4517
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Letters received, 1917-1927. Correspondents: Chapman, Arthur; Fewkes, J. Walter; Hough, Emerson; Jackson, William H.; Sabin. Anonymous, "Mesa Verde National Park and Around the Circle." 6 pages, typed. Journal of a trip on the Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, by officials of the company, and J. Walter Fewkes. Reprints and clippings, including ...

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