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Creators:
Dixon, Joseph K. (Joseph Kossuth)
Wanamaker, Rodman, 1863-1928
Dates:
1909
Size:
0.25 Linear feet
17 Photographs
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.111
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of seventeen photogravures from Joseph K. Dixon's 1913 published book, The Vanishing Race. These images are part of the larger work of Rodman Wanamaker in his expeditions (1908-1913) to document the lives and cultures of Native American peoples.

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Creators:
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957
Tarjeta Postal
Dates:
undated
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (color; Ink on paper, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Reproduction of a drawing by Miguel Covarrubias, after a 16th c. codex, depicting Tlaloc, the Aztec rain god. He wears a feather headdress and costume with a long tail and carries unidentified objects in his hands. The caption and illustration indicate he is also a patron of farming and agriculture. Translation of caption at bottom of card: "God of...

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Creators:
Gilmore, Melvin R. (Melvin Randolph), 1868-1940
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1923-1924
Size:
69 Negatives (photographic) (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.027
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 69 black-and-white acetate negatives taken by Melvin R. Gilmore in 1923-1924. The images depict scenes of everyday life among the Sahnish (Arikara) Indians of the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota.

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Creators:
Hewett, Edgar L. (Edgar Lee), 1865-1946
Dates:
circa 1910
Size:
16 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.172
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and copies of drawings documenting the structures at Mitla archeological site, including the Columns Group and palace building and associated sculptures. There is also a photograph of the Beau Relief at Palenque, published in the Field Columbian Museum's journal "Anthropology." Some of the copy photographs were probably made by De Lance...

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Creators:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Botany
Fitzhugh, William W., 1943-
Dixon, E. James
Dates:
May 1976-1978
Size:
71 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7099
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes correspondence between the NMNH Department of Anthropology and the University of Alaska, principals being William W. Fitzhugh and E. James Dixon, together with Dixon's "Current Archeological Concerns of the University of Alaska Museum." Also includes a copy of a catalog of the Zimmerman collection.

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Creators:
Holstein, Otto, 1883-1934
American Geographical Society
Dates:
1925-1926
Size:
425 Photographic prints
68 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.114
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographic prints and copy negatives made by Major Otto Holstein in and around the ruins of Chan Chan, Peru between 1925 and 1926. Some of these photographs were later used by Holstein to illustrate his article publication "Chan-Chan: Capital of the Great Chimu" in the American Geographical Society's publication Geographical Review.

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Dates:
1890-circa 1895
1907
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes misc. notes, clippings, and photographs, apparently by Walter Hough; two photographs collected by Edward Palmer and illustrations labeled Colima, Mexico; a sketch of Native still at Ambodiasy, Madagascar, by W. L. Abbott, acc 29960 (ca. 1895); a catalog of specimens collected by Edward Palmer around 1890-91 among the Cocopa Indians; Hough'...

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Dates:
1902
circa 1932
undated
Level:
file
Size:
(5 of 9)
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes manuscripts and a letter. E. L. McLeod to Otis T. Mason, September 14, 1902, with notes on Paiute of Kern County, California, mainly terms for different types of baskets; draft: Walter Hough, "A Cache of Basket Maker Baskets from New Mexico (published in the Proceedings of the USNM), 81, no. 10 (1932); draft: O. T. Mason, "Basketry Bolo C...

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item
Collection ID:
NAA.XXXX.0311
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

227 cyanotypes (many with four images on each sheet). Includes photographs of Japan taken by Romyn Hitchcock (for more information on Hitchcock, request the appendices from the archivist) These are numbered from 28,325 to 28,724 (with gaps). Culture areas include Asia (esp. Japan), North America, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and South America. Images...

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Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
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