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Creators:
Davis, Edward H., b. 1862
Dates:
1903-1939
Size:
770 Photographic prints (approximate number, black & white)
2000 negatives (photographic) (approximate number)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.031
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Davis visited the Diegueno and Luiseno in southern California; the Pi-pi (Pais), Kil-e-wah (Cahuilla), and Waicuri of Lower California, Mexico; the Yuma, Cocopah, Pima, Papago, Maricopa, Mojave, Hualapai (Walapai), Yaqui, and White Mountain Apache in Arizona; the Cora, Huichol, Opata, Mayo, and Yaqui of Mexico; the Seri of Tiburon Island; the Chemehuevi of Nevada and California; the Modoc and Klamath Lake Indians in Oregon; and the Paiute in Nevada. His collection contains photographs of Apache, Cahuilla, Chemehuevi, Cochimi, Cochiti Pueblo, Cocopa, Cora, Guaicuruj, Huichol, Kawia, Kiliwa, Kumeyaay (Diegueno), Luiseno, Maricopa, Mayo, Mission, Mohave, Opata, Paipai, Papago (Tohono O'odham), Pima (Akimel O'odham), San Carlos Pueblo, San Manuel, Seri, Ute, Walapai (Hualapai), Yaqui, and Yuma.

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Creators:
Wilson, Sidney S.
Wheeler, Roswell G.
Dates:
1884-1885
1915
1933
Size:
10 negatives (photographic)
11 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.156
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection includes negatives and photographic prints shot or collected at the Pima Indian Agency, now the Gila River Reservation, by Sidney S. Wilson and family members Florence Wilson and Roswell G. Wheeler. Sidney Wilson's sister Florence worked as a teacher at the Agency school during the winter of 1884-1885 while their uncle Roswell Wheeler served as the Indian Agent.

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Creators:
Montezuma, Carlos, 1866-1923
Dates:
circa 1871-1913
Size:
171 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.73
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection includes hand-colored glass lantern slides collected by Dr. Carlos Montezuma and used for his lectures on American Indian rights. Many of the photographs are portraits, some made at Ft. McDowell and Fort Apache. Other images show schools, reservations, dwellings, Charles Dickens (a Yavapai store owner), Montezuma's Castle, Casa Grand...

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Creators:
Kopta, Emry
Dates:
1907-1924
Size:
413 Photographic prints (black and white)
103 negatives (photographic) (black and white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.036
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Emry collection contains images of Hopi ceremonies, including the Soyaluna Ceremony, the Niman Ceremony, Katsina dances, the Snake Dance, the Butterfly Dance and the Buffalo Dance.

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Creators:
Page, Susanne
Dates:
1977-1982
Size:
50 Photographic prints (color)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.033
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Portraits (indoor and outdoor), landscapes, and depictions of Hopi life, daily activities and ceremonies. Prints are signed by the photographer.

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Creators:
Ketchum, Cavalliere, 1937-
Dates:
1976
Size:
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
38 contact prints ((possibly proof sheets))
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.78-47
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting participants in a "live-in" course entitled "Woodland Algonquians of Wisconsin," offered by the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee in July 1976. Most of the images show participants constructing a birch-bark wigwam. Participants included Chippewa, Menominee, and Potawatomi Indians.

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Creators:
Native American Photo Co., collector and printer
Dates:
circa 1880s
Size:
10 Prints (halftone)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.79-8
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enlarged halftone prints depicting Apache and Yuma Indians in Arizona, copied in the 1970s from original glass negatives. According to the Native American Photo Co., these photographs were probably made by Richard W. Hammer, a surveyor in the Southwest during the 1880s.

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Creators:
American Arachnological Society
Dates:
1948-1996
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 16-068
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the correspondence of Vincent D. Roth. He worked at the Oregon State Department of Agriculture and then the University of Arizona Experimental Station in Yuma, before moving on to be the Resident Director of the Southwest Research Station (part of the American Museum of Natural History) near Portal, Arizona. His ...

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Dates:
circa early 20th century
Size:
1 glass negative
10 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4995
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to various American Indian tribes and archeological sites in the American Southwest. The lantern slides in the collection appear to have been collected from multiple sources, and include a grouping that largely depicts dwellings (possibly collected by W. C. Peekhaus), another set focused on archeologiy and portraits of America...

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Creators:
Moore, Bill, 1937-
Dates:
1967-1998
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moorbill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, works of art, and a book of poems regarding Knute Stiles. Twenty-seven letters, five cards and one postcard from Knute Stiles to friend and painter Bill Moore. The letters mainly discuss Stile's life in Mexico and Brisbee, Arizona and many contain poems written by Stiles. Some of the letters are addressed to Moore when he used the last nam...

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