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Bull Head, (Blackfeet chief)
Carter, John Galen, 1891-1941
Roman Nose, (Lakota chief)
Cloud Shield.
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Dates:
June 13-18, 1934
Size:
32 Pages
7 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4444
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Dictated by Sanderville; written down by John G. Carter. Contents: Sitting Bull's Autobiographies (Dakota Number 1929); Wind River petroglyphs (Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 10, Figure 97); Madison River grave writings (Negative Numbers 215-b, 1-26); Roman Nose drawings (Dakota, Number 31303); Cloud Shield and American Horse winter counts (Dakota...

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Creators:
Cleveland, A.G.
Dates:
undated
Size:
244 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4451A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes: "The San Blas Coast," 77 pages, handwritten; and typed transcript, with carbon copy, 82 pages each. Original examples of Tule picture writing, (only A and F found, others missing, 5/13/76), collected and partially interpreted by A.G. Cleveland. 30 pages in 12 in x 5 in black notebook. Typescript of the interpretations, with carbon copy, 8...

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Creators:
Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
Steinen, Karl von den, 1855-1929
Dates:
undated
Size:
18 Prints
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2205
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Smithsonian Institution, collector and exhibit designer
Dates:
1901
Size:
1 print (halftone)
9 mounted prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2L
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting National Museum anthropological exhibit cases at the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, New York, in 1901. Exhibits include those on American Indian weaving, picture-writing, pottery, bow and arrows, narcotic utensils, and firemaking devices, as well as dioramas of Tehuelche Tohono O'Odham dwelling groups. The photographs' mo...

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Creators:
McChesney, Charles E.
Red Horse
Dates:
1881
Size:
60 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2367B
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Contains literal translation of sign text, free translation, and detailed description, with diagrams, of all signs in the order of their appearance in the text. 594 signs.

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Creators:
Roy, Vencent
Dates:
November 28, 1838
Size:
83 pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4836
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Notebook includes handwritten names identified by Paul H. Voorhis, 1/69. The location, "Vermillion, La.," given on the flyleaf, is unexplained.

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Creators:
Red Horse
McChesney, Charles E.
Dates:
1881
Size:
42 drawings (graphite, colored pencil, and ink, 61 x 92 cm.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2367A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Sheets are numbered 0-41 (Number 27 missing). 1 page Manuscript in Charles E. McChesney's hand summarizing subjects as follows: Sheets 1-5, Soldiers approaching village; 6-10, Indian village; 11-15, Indians charging soldiers; 16-20, Custer's column fighting; 21-25, Dead cavalry horses--Custer's; 26-30, Dead Sioux killed by Custer's column; 31-35, D...

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Creators:
Myrow, Josef
Gordon, Mack, 1904-1959
Dates:
1926-1977, undated
Size:
1 motion picture film
3 Cubic feet (9 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1363
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mack Gordon (1904-1959) was a prolific and successful songwriter, lyricist, and composer. He composed songs for stage and screen. He and Harry Warren won the Academy Award for Best Song in 1943.

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Creators:
Eddy, Don, 1944-
Dates:
1966-2009
Size:
7.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.eddydon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Don Eddy and Leigh Behnke papers, 1966-2009, measure 7.2 linear feet. Photographic materials, printed material, and writings document the realist painters' work, working methods, and exhibitions. Also found are subject files, some professional correspondence and personal photographs.

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Creators:
Niemeyer, G. Charles, Dr. (Grover Charles)
Cultural History, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
ca. 1960-1990.
Size:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0679
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

G. Charles Niemeyer was a Broadway actor and later a professor at the University of Maryland, College Park. In the 1960s he began to research and write a new history of motion picture technology entitled From Shadow Play to Photoplay. It was never published.

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