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Dates:
circa 1880s-1920s
Size:
1 Engraving
1 Print (platinum)
18 Prints (silver gelatin)
38 Prints (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.28
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to archeology, most of which were made by Bureau of American Ethnology photographers and ethnologists. Much of the collection consists of photographs by Cosmos and Victor Mindeleff of Southwest Indians, pueblos and remains. Images depict mounds and excavations (including Grant Mound in Pennsylvania and additional mounds in We...

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Creators:
Harris, Wyatt
Dates:
1884
Size:
49 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4971
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes brief Maidu vocabulary and biographical note on Chief Soo-Boo'-Soo (died 1852). Also note by J. Owen Dorsey to Director, Bureau of American Ethnology recommending retention of the manuscript and enclosing an outline of its contents. February 9, 1885. Typescript document. 2 pages.

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Creators:
Lloyd, Philemon
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Negative
2 Items (prints, in roll )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3430
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
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Creators:
Hadley, Lora
Dates:
circa 1910-1920
Size:
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.84
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by Lora Hadley during her healthcare work in the Southwest, which document pueblos, churches, and the pueblo remains at Puye, New Mexico, and include an image of a cross left during a funeral procession in the northern mountains of Mexico. Extensive descriptive notes are written on the versos, possibly by Hadley.

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Creators:
Stephen, Alexander MacGregor, d. 1894
Dates:
undated
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3282
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Typed copy of original manuscript. According to Louis A. Hieb (e-mail correspondence to NAA, 9/2/2008), because the typist consistently spelled "Kwa-kwanty" "Kiva-kwanty," MS 3282 was not prepared by Stephen and was most likely typed under the direction of William Henry Holmes.

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Dates:
circa late 19th century
Size:
50 Prints (silver gelatin)
47 Negatives (glass)
3 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.65
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of people, houses, and offices, possibly relating to the operations of the Bureau of American Ethnology. These include portraits of BAE personnel and others, including one photograph of men at the Smithsonian Castle and an image possibly showing De Lancey Gill in his office. An additional set of photographs show an archeological expedit...

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Creators:
Morris, Walter F., Jr., 1952-
Dates:
May 1977
Size:
6 Inches
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7259
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes the catalog that has a catalog number, place of manufacture, name of the piece, description, symbols, date, condition, use, and technique. Some of the cards have illustrations. Also included are a few pieces of graph paper with weaving patterns and a photograph of Morris with some people of Chiapas.

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Creators:
Heckewelder, John Gottlieb Ernestus, 1743-1823
Dates:
undated
Size:
42 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3445
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photostat copy of Transactions of the American Philosophical Society Vol. 4 (1834), pp. 354-397. "Names Which the Lenni Lenape or Delaware Indians, Who Once Inhabited This Country, Had Given to Rivers, Streams, Places, & & within the Now States of Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland and Virginia: And Also Names of Chieftains and Distinguished Men o...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Botany
Dates:
undated
Size:
75 lantern slides
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.95
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs probably made on an expedition or other field research in South America documenting the region's agriculture, people, and scenery. The collection includes images of botanical specimens, South American peoples, llamas, native and Western-style buildings, and canoes and waterways. The images contain signage in both Spanish and Portuguese,...

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Creators:
Museum of Mankind
Dates:
circa 1850s-1870s
Size:
159 copy prints
800 photocopies (circa)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R80-54
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs and correpospondence relating to a 1970s project that correlated William Blackmore photograph collections in the National Anthropological Archives and the Museum of Mankind (Ethnography Department, British Museum). The collection includes photocopies of photographs of American Indians (mostly portraits) collected by William Blackmore an...

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