Query: Indigenous peoples
Website Records
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 14-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The "Indigenous Geography" website, maintained by the National Museum of the American Indian, was crawled on September 14, 2013. The website welcomes visitors to explore universal themes from perspectives of Native communities throughout the Western hemisphere by presenting a multi-layered view of indigenous ways of life and of issues affecting contemporary indigenous …

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in Accession 14-062 for Indigenous peoples
MS 2009-18 Miguel Covarrubius posters
Creators:
Covarrubias, Miguel, 1904-1957
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
2 Posters (approximately 25 x 37 inches)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2009-18
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of two posters, each measuring approximately 25 x 37 inches and illustrated by Miguel Covarrubias, circa 1940. The first poster, entitled Art Forms of the Pacific Area, is a full-color map of the Pacific Rim with illustrations depicting examples of indigneous art from various countries. A second poster, Peoples of …

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in NAA.MS2009-18 for Indigenous peoples
Robert Thomas Hill photograph collection relating to the Indigenous peoples of Central America
Creators:
Hill, Robert Thomas, 1858-1941
Dates:
circa 1895
Size:
1 Letter
29 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The bulk of the collection consists of photographs documenting Indigenous peoples of Central America, including Cheripo, Guatuso, Talamanca, and Guatemala people. Additional photographs document stone artifacts found at grave sites, Panamanian women, people in Bogata, and a museum in San Jose, Costa Rica. The photographs may have been collected by …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.170 for Indigenous peoples
MS 1010 Words, phrases and sentences of the Tonkawe language, spoken by the Tonkawe, Tankahua, or as they call themselves, Titskan- watitch, "the indigenous people," formerly of Texas; obtained from three Tonkawe individuals present in Washington, December, 1900
Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
undated
Size:
22 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1010
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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in NAA.MS1010 for Indigenous peoples
Edward William Nelson photograph collection relating to Indigenous peoples of Mexico
Creators:
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934
Dates:
circa 1892-1906
Size:
21 Prints (silver gelatin and possibly platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.171
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Studio portraits of Indigenous people of Mexico and one image of a coffee plantation. The photographs were probably collected by Edward William Nelson during his field studies in Mexico with Edward Alphonso Goldman, 1892-1906.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.171 for Indigenous peoples
Donald Bush Cordry photographs of Indigenous peoples of Mexico
Creators:
Cordry, Donald Bush
Dates:
1937-1972
Size:
8 Color transparencies
93 Mounted photographs (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-38
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enlargements of photographs made by Donald Bush Cordry during his time in Mexico. These were mounted for a 1970s Bellas Artes-sponsored traveling exhibit based on Cordry's collection of Mexican Indian costumes. Included are images of Indigenous peoples of Mexico, fiestas and dances, pottery, boats, weaving, spinning, masks, vendors and markets, churches …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.87-38 for Indigenous peoples
Landscapes and Indigenous Peoples of Patagonia
Creators:
Agostini, Alberto María de, 1883-1960
Dates:
circa 1920
Size:
1 Video recording (black-and-white silent, 3/4 inch U-matic)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.15
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Film shot circa 1920 in Chile by Salesian priest Father D'Agostini. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology …

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in HSFA.1994.15 for Indigenous peoples
MS 2482 Extracts from various historical narratives concerning the material culture of indigenous peoples of the North America
Creators:
McGuire, Joseph D. (Joseph Deakins), 1842-1916
Dates:
undated
Size:
4 Boxes
5,600 Items (cards )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2482
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Mainly concerning voyages to the New World. Cards are serially numbered except for notes in box 4 from Miscellaneous Virginia sources, with Virginia bibliography, and a series of 5 x 8 typed cards from Labat, Nouveau Voyage aux Isles de L'Amerique, Paris, 1742, Volume II.

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in NAA.MS2482 for Indigenous peoples
Charles Kroehle and George Huebner photographs of Indigenous peoples of Peru
Creators:
Kroehle, J. Charles, 1876-1902
Dates:
circa 1880s
Size:
21 Mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.129
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs documenting Indigenous Peruvians, including Campa, Cashivo, Cunivo, and Piro communities; some images depict dwellings and weaponry. All or most of the photographs were made by Charles Kroehle and partner George Huebner, and probably collected by William E. Safford during his 1891-1892 expedition to Peru and Bolivia in connection with the …

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in NAA.PhotoLot.129 for Indigenous peoples
Frederick Starr collection of William L. Koehne photographs of Indigenous peoples of Mexico
Creators:
Starr, Frederick, 1859-1933
Dates:
circa 1890-1902
Size:
60 Mounted prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.123
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Front and profile studio portraits of Indigenous peoples of Mexico, representing Aztec, Chinantec, Chocho, Chol, Chontal, Cuicatec, Huastec, Huave, Maya, Mazatec, Mixe, Mixtec, Otomi, Tarascan, Tepehua, Tlaxcalan, Totonac, Trique, Tzental, Tzotzil, Zapotec, Zapotec Tehuartepec, and Zoque tribes. The photographs were made by William L. Koehne of Chicago for publication in …

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