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Creators:
Mekeel, H. Scudder (Haviland Scudder), 1902-1947
Dates:
bulk 1930-1933
circa 1920-1947
Size:
1 Print (photochrom)
443 Negatives (nitrate)
235 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.94-21
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The photographs primarily document ceremonies, people, and lands of American Indians in the Plains and Southwest, taken during Mekeel's field research from 1929 to 1936. A large portion of the collection depicts Mekeel's research during the early 1930s among the Oglala of the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. Another large portion of the coll...

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Creators:
Marcus Ward & Company
Mauran Family
Domestic Life, Division of (NMAH, SI).
Dates:
1800s.
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0037
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Seven scrapbooks with decorated hard covers, either red or green, filled with newspaper clippings of the 1880s, a few earlier and a few 18th-century items, as well as marginal notes and quotations and index. Imprint in one volume: "Newspaper Cuttings. / Ready Reference Receptacle for Scraps of Print, from our chief sources of knowledge, the Newspa...

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Dates:
1898-1962
Size:
1 copy negative
9 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.39
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of copy prints depicting Smithsonian anthropologists, including group portraits of the staff of the United States National Museum Department of Anthropology and mounted individual portraits of department heads in 1904, 1931, 1952, 1959, and 1962. The photographs were possibly made as part of a 1969 event, "The Anthropology ...

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Dates:
circa 1929, 1936, 1955
Size:
8 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-43
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made on the 1936 expedition to Prince of Wales Island, Alaska, and at Southampton Island, Canada in 1954 or 1955. They include images of Henry Bascom Collins and others gathering bone and botanical specimens and travelling in a umiak. The collection was gathered for use by the Smithsonian National Associates' tour of Alaska in 1981, whi...

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Creators:
Breton, Adela, 1849-1923
Dates:
1902; 1917
Size:
3 Sheets
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7462
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes (1) border and lower part of central scene, North Building, Chamber c; (2) part of painting in vault of large chamber, Casa de las Monjas (2 copies); and (3) lower part of the roof, south end of inner chamber, Temple A Ball Court. Accompanied by reprints of two articles by Breton about the paintings at Chichen Itza and a note by William He...

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Creators:
Gauntt, James G.
Dates:
undated
Size:
16 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3170
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Also includes copy of Swete's ratification and President's endorsement.

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Creators:
Edson, Dorothy Graham. interviewee
Dates:
1993
Size:
8 audiotapes (reference copies). audiotapes (originals)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9571
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

In 1993, William W. Moss, director, and Pamela M. Henson, historian, at Smithsonian Institution Archives conducted four interviews of Dorothy Graham Edson, who was writing a biography of her father using resources in Smithsonian Institution Archives. These interviews of Dorothy Graham Edson and reminiscences of family members and friends ...

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Creators:
Kelly, Q. L.
Dates:
1973
Size:
4 copy negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.98-15
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Images of Tunica Chief Joseph A. Pierite, Sr., and his grandson Andre Victor Gallardo in Louisiana in March 1973.

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Creators:
Cummins, Marjorie W.
Dates:
undated
Size:
33 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R81-75
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copies of photographs depicting Tache Yokuts Indians, homes, churches, artifacts, and ceremonies, as well as images of Marjorie Cummins interviewing Yokuts. The photographs were collected for Cummin's book, "The Tache-Yokuts: Indians of the San Joaquin Valley."

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
United States. Department of the Army Office of the Chief of Support Services
Dates:
December 9-11, 1968
Size:
5 Items (tapes )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7358
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The tapes are of a seminar organized by the Smithsonian and the the Office of the Chief of Support Services of the United States Army. The seminar was held on December 9-11, 1968. The tapes include only the part of the session of December 11 in which T. Dale Stewart and J. Lawrence Angel discussed specific cadavers.

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