Query: Indians of North America -- Maryland
Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection
Creators:
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Dates:
1909-1937
Size:
1428 Negatives (photographic)
40 Photographic prints (black & white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.032
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection includes portraits of individuals and families, as well as scenic shots and landscape views made between 1909 and 1937. Speck was an anthropologist and ethnographer, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania, and worked on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation collecting ethnographic materials across the Eastern United States and Canada. His collection of photographs includes materials from native communities ranging from Newfoundland to Ontario in Canada and from Maine to South Carolina in the United States.

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in NMAI.AC.001.032 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
MS 2053 Map of village sites, shell heaps, shops, and camps of the Maryland Indians visited and examined by W. H. Love from 1858 to 1894
Creators:
Love, W. H.
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Items (x 32 in. 1 sheet)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2053
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

There are also two sites indicated in pencil in another hand (Mc Guire? Holmes?) on Indian River, Delaware; one of these, "Nanticoke village," probably refers tro an existing rather than an archeological village.

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in NAA.MS2053 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
MS 2190 Circulars and other material concerning Indians and traces of Indians in Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, and North Carolina
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902
Dates:
1889-1912
Size:
317 Items (ca. 317 pages)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2190
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Virtually all the material consists of responses to a circular sent out in the spring of 1889 under the name of John Wesley Powell as part of an investigation by James Mooney. The circular requested data about 1) place names of Indian origin; 2) archeological remains; 3) individuals and groups of Indian descent; 4) local …

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in NAA.MS2190 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
Henry Niese photographs of Thunderbird Pow Wow, University of Maryland Indian Awareness Week, and Turkey Tayac
Creators:
Niese, Henry
Dates:
1974-1975, 1978
Size:
10 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-47
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Winnebago and Piscataway people at various gatherings. The collection includes images of two Winnebago boys dancing at the August 1974 Thunderbird Pow Wow in Oakland, New Jersey, as well as photographs of Turkey Tayac (Philip Proctor), Jenice Bigbee, and Mark Tayac, made for University of Maryland Indian Awareness Week …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.81-47 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
MS 2214 Newspaper clippings
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2214
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Clippings on various subjects, mostly of Indian affairs in Oklahoma Territory. Includes clipping re Piscataway remnant group in Maryland.

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in NAA.MS2214 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
William Meggers films of American Indians
Creators:
Meggers, William F. (William Frederick), 1888-1966
Dates:
1927-1931
Size:
1 Film reel (3 minutes, black-and-white silent; 77 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.16
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage mostly concerns public dances and demonstrations by Blackfeet Indians who appeared in Maryland, Menominee on the Keshina Reservation, and Hopi at the El tovar Hotel near Grand Canyon. Subject matter appears to be a powwow, or a public exhibition of Native American skills, including scenes of a parade on …

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in HSFA.1994.16 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
MS 1909 Letters received by James Mooney
Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Barry, J. Neilson (John Neilson), 1870-1961
Bowers, George M.
Clark, Benjamin H., 1842-1914
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Dates:
1890-1919
Size:
1 Portfolio
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1909
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contents: Barry, J. Nelson. St Stephen's Parish, Baker City, Oregon. February 22, 1910. 2 pages. Refers to "Wesorts" of southern Maryland. Bowers, George M. United States Commission of Fish and Fisheries, Washington, D.C. September 20, 1899. 2 pages. Concerning the identity of a "stone-piling fish" in the headwaters of the Tennessee River. Clark, Ben. Fort Reno …

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in NAA.MS1909 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
MS 7374 Among the Navajoes: A Lecture
Creators:
Moomaw, William C.
Dates:
undated
Size:
45 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7374
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS7374 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
Architecture and Construction Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Director
Dates:
1990-2004
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 12-083
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting architectural design, construction and renovation of National Museum of the American Indian facilities during the tenure of W. Richard West, Director, 1990-2007. Facilities include the Cultural Resources Center in Suitland, Maryland and the National Mall Building in Washington, D.C. Materials include correspondence and memoranda, reports …

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in Accession 12-083 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
Project Management and Projects Files
Creators:
National Museum of the American Indian. Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
circa 1990-2003
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-173
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records pertaining to specific National Museum of the American Indian projects, such as the Cultural Resources Center move to Maryland, special exhibits, and archiving plans. Materials document the tenure of Deputy Director Doug Evelyn, and include planning proposals, correspondence, agreements, and minutes of meetings.

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in Accession 04-173 for Indians of North America -- Maryland
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