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series
Collection ID:
Record Unit 70
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The South Carolina Interstate and West Indian Exposition, held at Charleston, South Carolina, promoted the new industries and commerce of the South. Although Congress failed to provide appropriations for this exposition, President Roosevelt, at the request of Director General J. H. Averill of the exposition, directed the executive departme...

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Creators:
Tucker, Toba
Dates:
1981, 1995-1997
Size:
23 Photographic prints (Cibachrome)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.030
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 23 prints that were shot by photographer Toba Tucker of Diné (Navajo) portraits and landscapes from 1981 and Pueblo portraits from 1995-1997.

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Creators:
Detroit Publishing Co.
Fred Harvey (Firm)
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on card, photomechanical, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caption on card: Acoma "The City in the Sky", is located in a beautiful valley 7000 feet above the sea, upon the top of a mesa which itself is 357 feet above the floor of the valley. It is the "home of half a thousand quaint lives and of half a thousand years romance." The pueblo is really three giant buildings running east and west a thousand feet...

Image: Reproduction, possibly of tinted photograph, of four persons in shawls and blankets walking through a street in the Acoma pueblo, with southwestern adobe style architecture. Verso: left side contains a description of the Acoma pueblo; right side of the card is an advertisement for the Indian and Mexican Trading Post at the Old De la Guerra H...

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Creators:
Geary, Fred
Fred Harvey (Firm)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Postcard booklet of sites in New Mexico, with several depictions of Native Americans and references to Mexicans. The cover has an illustration of a man on a horse with a package on the second horse. The other side is a Pueblo scene of men performing a ceremonial dance with spectators. Booklet contains several depictions of ethnic Mexicans and India...

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Dates:
1939
Level:
item
Size:
1 Poster (Full size; Multi-color, 91.5 x 64 cm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0433
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Creators:
Spencer, June Alice
Dates:
1996-1997
Size:
42 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.112
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of forty-two 3.5 x 5" color photographic prints of the Guna peoples of Ukupseni (formerly Playón Chico), one of the islands in the Guna Yala Indigenous Territory (formerly San Blas), Panama. The photographs were taken by June Alice Spencer during visits in 1996-1997, and depict Guna people in their daily lives.

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Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian, Office of the Director
Dates:
1983-2001
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990- . Materials pertain to communications and meetings with external organizations, societies, and museums; government bureaus, agencies, and bodies; and media.

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