Query: Colorado -- Antiquities
Photographs relating to Native American dwellings and archeology
Dates:
circa early 20th century
Size:
1 Glass negative
10 Lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4995
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to various Native American tribes and archeological sites in the American Southwest. The lantern slides in the collection appear to have been collected from multiple sources, and include a grouping that largely depicts dwellings (possibly collected by W. C. Peekhaus), another set focused on archeologiy and portraits of …

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Arthur Chapman photographs of Mesa Verde cliff dwellings
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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George L. Beam photographs of Pueblo dwellings
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 building.

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Jesse Walter Fewkes photograph collection relating to archaeological subjects
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1890-1928
Size:
9 Prints (cromolithograph)
40 Prints (circa, halftone)
77 Prints (circa, albumen)
84 Drawings (circa 84 drawings (some mechanically produced))
1,655 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
71 Copy negatives
43 Copy prints
363 Negatives (circa, nitrate)
7 Paintings
1 Print (cyanotype)
1 Print (photogravure)
1 Postcard (collotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4321
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and drawings mostly relating to archeological subjects, collected and arranged by Jesse Walter Fewkes for his reference. Subjects include burial mounds, excavations, drawn maps, as well as urns, implements, idols, pottery, and other artifacts found in excavations, and Hopi, Zuni, and Piegan ceremonies and dances. Many of the photographs …

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Allison Witter photographs of Dennis Stanford and George Metcalf at the Jones-Miller site
Creators:
Witter, Allison
Dates:
1973
Size:
2 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-46
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting two Smithsonian archeologists, George Metcalf and Dennis Stanford, with Jack Maddox at the Jones-Miller site in northeast Colorado. The photographs were made for the National Geographic Society in July 1973.

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Jesse Walter Fewkes photograph collection
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
undated
Size:
140 Lantern slides
1 Drawing
29 Prints (albumen and silver gelatin)
1 Color lithograph
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs originally made or collected by Jesse Walter Fewkes, the bulk of which relate to the American Southwest, including images of Native Americans of the Southwest, archeological sites and artifacts, and landscapes. The collection also includes some images of the West Indies and Mexico, coral islands and atoll formations, and …

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Richard Wetherill prints and negatives
Creators:
Wetherill, John
Wetherill, Richard, 1858-1910
Dates:
circa 1890-1900
Size:
3 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
54 Photographic prints (albumen, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 54 albumen prints and 3 black-and-white negatives taken circa 1890-1900. Only two of the images can be definitively attributed to Richard Wetherill; the majority are attributed to "one of the Wetherill Brothers," either Richard or his brother John. The images depict views of various locations in Colorado, including Johnson Canyon, Mancos Canyon, the La Plata Mountains (San Juan Mountains), Mesa Verde (Balcony House, Cliff Palace, Navajo Canyon, Cliff Canyon, Ruin Canyon), and the Wetherill ranch known as Alamo House. Also present are images of a Zia Pueblo woman and a burial site at Grand Gulch, Utah.

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John Wetherill lantern slides
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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Jesse Walter Fewkes photographs of excavations in Mesa Verde National Park
Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1919-1921
Size:
45 Prints (silver gelatin and photostat)
3 sketches on graph paper
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, drawings, and maps relating to Jesse Walter Fewkes' excavations in Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. Photographs depict the ruins and paths through the park before and after excavation and repair. There are also original photographs by George L. Beam made for the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Some …

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Edgar L. Hewett photograph collection relating to Mitla
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 …

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