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Creators:
Commissioner of Indian Affairs
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs
Dates:
1890
Size:
98 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3653
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Replies to correspondence (circular letter) sent to various Indian Agencies relative to marriage customs among the various Indian tribes. The tribes represented are: Flathead, Kalispel, Kootenai, Mescalero Apache, Navaho, Oto, Pend d Oreille, and Shoshoni.

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Creators:
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957
Dates:
1912
Size:
9 Prints (silver gelatin)
7 Negatives (nitrate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81L
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting camps and scenery during July 4th observances in 1912 at Bullhead, Standing Rock Reservation, South Dakota. Handwriting on the photographs' versos is probably that of Frances Densmore.

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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:
Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958
Caley, Jose
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Old Man Yellowbird
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Dates:
April-November, 1919
Size:
481 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4125
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Includes Autograph Document (carbon copy) 96 pages. The Wichita texts are entitled, "Wichita Stories," and, except the first, numbered with Roman numerals (II-X). Each of the 10 sections is apparently a separate story, because each begins with an introductory formula. The Kichai translations of four of these Wichita stories are given numbers corres...

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Creators:
Gatschet, Albert S. (Albert Samuel), 1832-1907
Dates:
1895
Size:
24 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3437
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Grammatical terms: Terms expressing actors, actions, etc. in the following dialects: Page: 2. Isleta 3. Arapaho 4. Nahuatl 5. Delaware 6. Penobscot 7. Passamaquoddy 8. Maya 9. Quiche 10. Kechua 11. Ojibwa 12. Kataba 13, 18, 24. Tonkawa 14. Dakota 15. Shawnee 16. Peoria 17. Blackfoot 19. Cree 20. Micmac 21. Peoria 22. Hidatsa 23. Wichita.

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Creators:
United States, Department of the Interior, Reference Service Branch
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Postcard
2 Prints (halftone)
2 Negatives
9 Photographic prints (silver gelatin and albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-65
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs that were originally museum items at Homestead National Monument and donated by the Department of the Interior as part of an exchange program. They depict American Indian women and girls, Weber Canyon, Old Creek Indian Council House in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, Chief Isparhecher, burial of the dead at Wounded Knee, and the Wyoming Consistory...

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Creators:
Bowman, Frank A.
Dates:
1883
Size:
1 copy print
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R79-49
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Copy of a studio portrait depicting Red Cloud presenting a headdress and pipe to Othniel Charles Marsh. The portrait was made at Frank A. Bowman's studio in New Haven, Connecticut, on January 22, 1883.

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Creators:
Sparks, Bertha Crum
Dates:
circa 1903-1930s
Size:
46 Prints (silver gelatin)
9 Prints (cyanotype)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.4818
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs primarily depicting Rosebud Sioux Indians at dances and other events in Valentine, Nebraska and two photographs of a sod church in Kennedy, Nebraska. Most of the photographs were made by Bertha Crum Sparks but Helen Sparks, daughter of Bertha Sparks, may have made several.

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Creators:
Beach, Howard D.
Dates:
1901
Size:
16 Prints (platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2001-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Portraits made by Howard D. Beach depicting Thomas Short Bull, Lissie Old Eagle, Her Holy Blanket, George Charging Alone, Dan White Eyes, Sam Breaks In, Ghost Dog, Little Cloud, Albert Running Bear, Chief Painted Horse, Bird Necklace, Joseph Bad Yellow Hair, Chief Last Horse, Thomas Iron Crow and Wallace Iron Crow, Chief William Sitting Bull, and G...

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Creators:
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893
Dates:
1880
Size:
1 framed print (albumen)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.81-44
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Studio portrait of a Crow delegation and government officials in Washington, DC, in 1880. Depicted individuals include: Old Crow; Medicine Crow; Long Elk; Plenty Coos; Pretty Eagle; Two Belly; A. M. Quivey (Non-Native), Interpreter; Augustus R. Keller (Non-Native), Agent; Thomas Stewart (Non-Native), Interpreter

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