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Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation, Finance Office
Dates:
1980, 1985-1990
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 99-105
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that pertain to the Heye Foundation and the Museum of the American Indian (MAI) prior to their transfer to the Smithsonian Institution in 1990. Materials include committee agendas and plans, financial statements, personnel manuals, feasibility reports, and general ledgers.

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Coffin, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis), b. 1883
Dates:
1918-1932
Size:
93 Acetate negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.009
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Edwin F. Coffin collection consists of photographs made by Coffin on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Aside from a number of views of New York real estate owned by the Museum (1924), the remainder of the collection contains Museum of the American Indian excavation photographs made in the Bee Cave Canyon rockshelter ...

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Dates:
1915
Size:
21 Glass plate negatives
21 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.048
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographic negatives from the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation expedition conducted by George Heye and George Pepper in Haywood, County, North Carolina in the Spring/Summer of 1915. Mounds on the James and Richard Plott farms near Canton were excavated as well as a mound on the property of T.D. Singleton in Bethel.

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Gow-Smith, Francis
Dates:
1926
Size:
41 Negatives (photographic)
17 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.045
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Negatives shot by Francis Gow-Smith over the course of eight months of fieldwork in the Mato Grosso state of Brazil in 1926. Gow-Smith was collecting ethnographic material on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation. Indigenous communities photographed include the Parecís (Paressi), Nambikuára (Nambicuara) and Borôro (Bororo) peoples.

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956
Sinclair, David
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Dates:
1939 October
Size:
22 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.055
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photography taken by George Heye, Joseph Keppler, David Sinclair and William Stiles during a trip to the Cornplanter Reservation in Pennsylvania and Onondaga, Allegheny, Cattaraugus, Tuscarora, and Tonawanda Reservations in New York October 1939.

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Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Orchard, Frederick Preston
Dates:
1926-1927
Size:
7 Negatives (photographic)
5 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.046
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Negatives and photographic prints made by Frederick P. Orchard in Port Washington on Long Island, New York in 1927 and at Pricer Mound near Chillicothe, Ohio in 1926.

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Booy, Theodoor Hendrik Nikolaas de, 1882-1919
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1912-1918
Size:
2 Photographic prints
793 Negatives (photographic)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.006
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Theodoor de Booy collection consists of photographic negatives and prints made by de Booy from 1912 to 1918. The materials largely relate to various archaeological expeditions undertaken by de Booy on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation to such places as the Bahamas, Jamaica, Dominican Republic's Island of Saona, Cuba, ...

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Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924
Dates:
1915
Size:
13 Photographic prints (silver gelatin)
120 Glass plate negatives
125 Copy negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.007
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photographs in this collection document the excavation of the Nacoochee Mound, located along the banks of the upper Chattahoochee River in the mountains of northeast Georgia, in the summer of 1915. The excavation was a joint project between the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation and the Bureau of American Ethnology.

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Olsen, Godfrey J.
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1933
1937
Size:
37 Photographic prints (gelatin silver, 4 x 5 inches.)
43 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.030
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 43 black-and-white negatives and 37 gelatin silver prints taken by Godfrey J. Olsen. The images depict several archaeological excavations in West Long Branch and Middletown, Monmouth County, New Jersey, circa 1933. Also present are images from a survey of Bruneau Canyon, Owyhee County, Idaho, which was undertaken in 1937 for the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation.

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Harte, Neville A.
Harte, Eva M.
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1951-1967
Size:
52 Photographic prints (3.5"x4.25")
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.089
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Neville A. Harte (1907-1997) was an amateur archaeologist in Panama in the 1950's and 1960's. This collection contains 52 photographic prints of archeological objects excavated at Venado Beach, Panama as well as photographs of the excavation itself. The archaeological collection was sold by Neville and Eva Harte to the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation in 1967.

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