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Fenton, William N. (William Nelson), 1908-2005
Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS1649
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Edwards, Llewellyn N., 1873-1952
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1873-1911
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1025
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of two photograph albums documenting two Canadian drawbridges. One album, covering the years 1889 to 1911, documents the Coteau Bridge in Quebec. The Coteau Bridge crosses the St. Lawrence River in Quebec. It includes images of the bridge, the construction crew and machinery. The other album, covering the years 1873 to 190...

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Myers, Frank A.
Evans, James, 1801-1846
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4483
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes a narrative of the Rev. James Evans, December 16, 1834, published in the Christian Guardian, January 28, 1835, and giving an eye-witness account of the "Conjurer's Great Feast or Medai Kech-e-we-goo-win" of the Chippewa. Evans' narrative is 5 pages.

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Hewitt, J. N. B. (John Napoleon Brinton), 1859-1937
Boyle, David, 1842-1911
Dates:
ca. 1900
Size:
14 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3509
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Report embodies a study of the Iroquois pagans and paganism on the Grand River Reserve, Ontario. (Report prepared by David Boyle, Ph. D.)

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Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
Waddington's Antique Auction House (Toronto, Ontario, Canada).
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI.
Dates:
1912
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1031
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A photograph album documenting an irrigation project on the Snake River in Arizona, precise location unknown. The images depict a dam, construction camp, excavation, ferries, cranes, pumping stations, canals and personnel.

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Kane, Paul, 1810-1871
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 copy negative (acetate)
1 roll (microfilm)
84 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4428
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of sketches and paintings made by Paul Kane in 1845-1856, including portraits and scenes of camps, dances, and a buffalo hunt, relating to the Ojibwa, Ottawa, Menominee, Potawatomi, Eastern Sioux, Cree, Assiniboine, Chinook, Cowlitz, Clallam, Cowichan and Babine. The sketchbook, of which the microfilm may be incomplete, includes many of...

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Thomas, Jeff, 1956-
Dates:
1982-1994
Size:
5 Photographic Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.055
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photographs include an image of Jack Moore, a Pima dancer, with the American flag painted on his face; a portrait of the dancer Kevin Haywahe (Assiniboine) wearing a wolf-hide and feather headdress with beaded sun wheel medallion and beaded appendage, elaborate face painting, pipe bead necklace and elaborately beaded breast ornament; an outdoor view of a young boy posed beside grafitti that reads "Cultural Revolution"; a young man standing in front of a grain elevator and wearing a t-shirt with an image of Christopher Columbus and the caption "Founder of the New World"; and a triptych documenting the urban Onondaga Iroquois experience in Ottawa, Ontario.

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Mitchell, Ada, 1882-1958
Griffith, Gordon
Dates:
1938 July 30-1938 September 9
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1369
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the forty day driving trip made by Ada Mitchell and her son Cecil from Vancouver, Canada to Key West, Florida and back, August-September 1938. This diary was kept by Ada Mitchell and tracks their experiences in all of the places they visited.

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Currelly, C. T. (Charles Trick), 1876-1957
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
1916-1918
Size:
23 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7375
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes letters, xerox of photographs of exhibit, and notes. Concerns a exhibit of a Mohawk family group and another of cliff dwellers.

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Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1924-1931
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
450 negatives (photographic) (black and white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.038
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Frederick Johnson collection consists of original negatives made from 1924 to 1931 by Johnson primary among the Mi'kmaq, Innu, Algonquin, Potawatomi, Montagnais, Abenaki, Anishinaabe, and Mistassini Cree peoples of Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Quebec, Canada. Frederick Johnson began his anthropological studies as a teenager, accompanying anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951) on trips to Native communities in Eastern Canada. Between 1923 and 1929, Johnson studied at the University of Pennsylvania and conducted several research trips in Canada, some of which were sponsored by the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation.

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