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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Man, possibly Edward S. Curtis, photographing totem poles (man and blackfish pole to right; bear and tracks pole to left) standing in front of Chief Shake's house as seen from the side; another man stands behind him; they both stand (along with a dog) on a raised wooden-edged deck in front of the house in Wrangell, Alaska.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 9-14
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of a wooden plank dwelling in a Tlingit Indian sealer's camp in Glacier Bay, Alaska, with wood piled up next to the dwelling, and a cloth covering for the doorway. An unidentified man and woman are seated in front of the hut; she is making something in a large metal pot.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 9-14
Level:
item
Size:
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of a wooden plank dwelling in a Tlingit Indian sealer's camp, in Glacier Bay, Alaska, with wood piled up next to the dwelling, and a cloth covering for the doorway. An unidentified man is standing next to the doorway; dog to the left.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 9-14
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

View of a Tlingit Indian sealer's camp on the shore of Glacier Bay, Alaska, showing dwellings and canoes. Drying meat(?) in background.

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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
1899 June 9-14
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
1 Lantern slide
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.053
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Tlingit Indian sealers being towed in a wooden canoe in Glacier Bay, Alaska, with snow-capped mountains in background; they wear white jackets and cap, and the canoe is covered with canvas.

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Creators:
Ottenberg, Simon
Dates:
1959-1960
Level:
item
Size:
1 Slide (col.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2000-007
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Original title reads, "Visit of the Eze (roughly meaning 'chief') of the Igbo communities of Arochukwu, a ways south of Afikpo to Afikpo. There are important Afikpo of Arochukwu descent, some of whose ancestors were involved in the slave trade in former times. And there are shrines at Afikpo associated with the Arochukwu (often called Aro) peoples....

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Dates:
1947-1951
Level:
subseries
Size:
33 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.034
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This subseries includes photographic prints made in the Potosí region of Bolivia between 1947 and 1951. Although it is unclear when these prints were given to the museum by the Carters, Ernest arrived in Bolivia (still under the name Schickler) to work on expeditions in the Andes in 1947. He left the region to come to the United Sates in 1951. The...

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Dates:
1973 May
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.034
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Jewelers Lorenzo Tortalita [Kewa (Santo Domingo)] and his wife Vickie Tortalita [Kewa (Santo Domingo)] prepare samples of their art to be taken to a showing Oakland, California. They are in their home in Kewa Pueblo (Santo Domingo Pueblo), New Mexico. Lorenzo's work is either initialed "LT" in a circle or marked with a bear claw. Vickie writes her ...

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Dates:
1973 May
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.034
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Jewelry and artwork display at Lorenzo and VickieTortalita's [Kewa (Santo Domingo)] home in Kewa Pueblo (Santo Domingo Pueblo), New Mexico. The counter serves customers insterested in the Tortalita's work but also displays work by other Kewa (Santo Domingo) artists that are not for sale. The photographs lining the shelves on the left were taken by...

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Creators:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
item
Size:
2 Video recordings (open reel, 1/2 inch)
Collection ID:
ACMA.AV09-021
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

The Southeast Action Coalition Youth Council, Inc. organized a conference to bring into focus the problems of the community of Anacostia and how the problems affect youth. Areas of discussion included drugs, education, employment, recreation, family, police and community relations, politics, and housing conditions. Conference attendees participated...

Conference. Part of Conference Recordings. AV003563: part 1. AV003217: part 2. Undated.