A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Wyoming forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.2: Geographical Categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana
Relate to Arapaho(s), Dakota (some Oglala) and probably Dakota Indians (25), most on mount of D. S. Mitchell, Eddy Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming, others on unprinted mounts; and 1 Shoshoni photograph on mount of Howard, Fort San[ders ?], Wyoming Territory. All on carte de visite style mounts.
Prints, from negatives submitted by T.W. Daniels, Moran, Wyoming, with letter of May 2, 1949, copy of which is filed with prints. A map of the Washakie (now Shoshone) National Forest with the areas marked which accompanied the negatives is filed with the original correspondence. (U.S. National Museum files). The negatives were returned to Mr. Danie...
Many of the photographs lack captions.
This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.
Begins same way as Bureau of American Ethnology Manuscript Number 892, volume 1, and contains at least some of the same material. Contents of Number 896 appear to have been transcribed in Number 2048-a except for pages 253-255.