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Creators:
Davidson, Daniel Sutherland, 1900-
Dates:
1925
Size:
36 Photographic Prints (albumen, 2.5 x 4 inches.)
101 acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.044
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection consists of 101 black-and-white acetate negatives and 36 albumen prints taken by Daniel Sutherland Davidson in 1925. The images portray Pamunkey and Chickahominy Indians of Virginia and the Algonquin (Kitcisakik, Grand Lake Victoria) and Tetes de Boule (Attikamek) Indians of Quebec, Canada.

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Creators:
Rountree, Helen C., 1944-
Dates:
1969-1990
Size:
27 sound recordings (1/4" reels and cassettes)
2.4 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2005-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Helen C. Rountree is emeritus professor of anthropology at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia. She studied the history of the Virginia Tribes from the 17th century to the 21st century and is considered a leading expert on Pocahontas. The Helen C. Rountree papers include field notes, correspondence, and sound recordings relating to her field work among the Pamunkey, Mattaponi, Nansemond, Rappahannock, Chickahominy, Monacan, as well as the area around Nottoway Reservation and Gingaskin Reservation.

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Creators:
Nelson, George L.
Dates:
1920-1925
Size:
0.2 Linear Feet
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.018
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The George L. Nelson papers consist of documents belonging to Chief Nelson and left in the posession of his daughter Waneta Swain. The bulk of these documents relate to the work done by Chief Nelson in establishing the Rappahannock Indian Association in 1922 and the activities that led to the recognition of the tribe as part of the larger Virginia Indians Powhatan Confederacy. Chief George L. Nelson was born and raised in Indian Neck, VA.

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Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
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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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 people able to supply addit...

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Creators:
Colonial Williamsburg, Inc
Dates:
Copyright 1937
Size:
1 Sheet
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4575
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy from a copperplate made sometime between 1732 and 1747 which depicted the then existing public buildings in Williamsburg, Virginia. In bottom panel are representations of flora, fauna, and Indians, presumably of Virginia. Details of Indian drawings appear to be unreliable.

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Creators:
Barbour, Phillip L.
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Items (ca. 18 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7187
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes slips that have lexical materials from published (and perhaps some manuscript) sources on Virginia and Carolina Algonquian with some comparative materials from other Algonquian languages (especially Cree from Leonard Bloomfield). In two boxes: Box 1 Indian-English; Box 2 English-Indian and comparative materials.

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Creators:
Krinsky, Carol Herselle
Dates:
1964-2004
Size:
2.92 Linear Feet ((7 boxes))
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.008
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

These papers consist of research materials collected and used by Professor Carol Herselle Krinsky for her book Contemporary Native American Architecture: Cultural Regeneration and Creativity.

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Creators:
Mooney, James, 1861-1921
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3695
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: An act for appointing Trustees to the Pamunkey Indians, 1786. Typed transcript. 1 page. An act authorizing a sale of a tract of land belonging to the Pamunkey tribe of Indians, 1828. Incomplete typed transcript. 1 page. A Petition from Citizens of King William County, Virginia [to] The General Assembly of Virginia, January 20, 1843, reque...

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
December 14, 1890
Size:
3 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS55
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Alternate title: "The Pamunkey Indians and Their Little Reservation," published in the Washington Chronicle

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