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1930
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item
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1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of an Innu man kneeling on grass in front of snow bank playing the game "Shooting the Otter" on the Mashteuiatsh Reserve (Ouiatchouan, Pointe Bleue) on Lac Saint-Jean, Québec. There are four rectangular pieces propped up on the snow bank, and he appears to be throwing a stick at the pieces, or using a small bow.

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1928
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item
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1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of Ojibwe and Potawatomi woman Mrs. Judge with her son. They are posed in front of a thinly wooded area with low wooden structure in background on the Wasauksing Reserve (Parry Island Reserve), Ontario. Originally catalogued as "Mrs. Paul Judge" it is more likely that the son is Paul Judge and the woman is Marian (King) Judge, wife...

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1929 September
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of the young Algonquin woman Hermeline Chausey(sp?) or Mrs. Alec (Alekshi) Nattaway or Nottaway. She wears a striped blouse or dress with a brooch and safety pin, and is posed in front of a log structure or house on Barrière Lake (Lac-Barrière), Quebec. From Maniwaki (River Desert) and married into the Lac Barriere community.

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1929 September
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item
Size:
1 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Outdoor portrait of Algonquin woman Mrs. David Manatc seated under a tarp splitting spruce root (watap) for use in making a canoe, wearing a long fabric dress and plaid shirt or jacket, and a head scarf. Dug and split for sewing canoes at cuts and sewing gunwales. The canoe was probably made at David Makokus landing on Barrière Lake (Lac-Barrière),...

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United States. War Production Board. Salvage Division
Barclay, McClelland
Dates:
1941 or 1942
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 85 x 62.5 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Main Image: Woman's hand holding tin cans which change to ammunition belt for a machine gun being used by two soldiers

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Dates:
1917-1928
Level:
subseries
Size:
7 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Plenty Coups (Alaxchiiaahush), ca. 1848-1932. Plenty Coups was "Sore Lips" (Ashíiooshe) Clan, a Mountain Crow and a resident of the Pryor District (Aluutáashe). Plenty Coup was the last traditional principal chief of all three Crow (Apsáalooke) Bands; Mountain Crow (Awaxaawaxammilaxpáake), River Crow (Binnéessiippeele), and Kicked in the Bellies (E...

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1917-1928
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Bird Over the Ground with his daughter Birdie Bird Over the Ground- Other Blackbird and her two daughters Mary and Elizabeth Other Black Bird. Bird Over the Ground is wearing his war bonnet (báashbaleikkupe), war shirt (baleiíttashtee), beaded gauntlets (Crow floral), breech cloth, beaded trousers, and beaded moccasins. He is carrying a small beade...

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Dates:
1921
Level:
series
Size:
22 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Battle of the Little Bighorn was fought along the banks of the Little Bighorn River, in south central Montana on June 25-26, 1876. The 7th Regiment of the U.S. Cavalry engaged in armed combat with the Lakota, Sioux, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes. The victory belonged to the four tribes, which were led by war leaders such as, Crazy Horse...

N32265-N32286

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Dates:
1917-1928
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Historically, Apsáalooke wives carried their husbands weapons (no other woman was allowed to touch them), when they moved camp and sometimes into battle. In some cases depending on the mans medicine even his wife may not touch his weapons. This was because women were regarded as powerful in their own right and could influence the power of his medic...

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Dates:
1938
Level:
item
Size:
1 Photographic print
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Portrait of George Gustav Heye with William Cox and William A. Newcombe taking down a Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) carving on the grounds of Hatley Hall in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Photograph taken by Monte T. Powell.