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Creators:
Fairchild, G. B. (Graham Bell), interviewee
Dates:
1989
Size:
2 audiotapes (Reference copies). 3 digital .mp3 files (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9559
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Barthelmess, Christian
Dates:
circa 1876-1898, 1903-1906
Size:
119 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R87-1
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs from an album compiled by Christian Barthelmess for a fellow soldier, O.S. Gordon. The bulk of the images relate to American Indians and the United States army and include studio portraits; images of dwellings and camps; cowboys; Zuni and Navajo performing daily activities; Cheyenne and Zuni dances; a Cheyenne travois; fishing and hunt...

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Creators:
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882
Dates:
1871-1874
Size:
33 Contact prints
7 Enlarged prints
8 Negatives (collodion wet-plate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.167
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Stereographic photographs made on the geographical explorations and surveys west of the 100th meridian, under Lieutenant George M. Wheeler, War Department, Corps of Engineers, U.S.A. 1871-74. The bulk of the photographs were made by Timothy H. Sullivan during the years 1871-1872 and 1874, but there are also some taken by William Bell in 1873. The...

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Dates:
circa 1890
Size:
5 Prints (albumen, silver gelatin, and platinum)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.68
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Enlarged prints made from studio portraits of John Wesley Powell. One of the portraits is by Charles Parker of Washington, D. C.

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Creators:
Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
Dates:
circa 1910-1915
Size:
52 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.87-2J
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made by H. S. Poley in the American Southwest. There are depictions of archeological sites in New Mexico, Utah, and Colorado, as well as images of Tewa people at San Juan Pueblo and Cochiti people at Cochiti. Descriptions of the photographs are also available with the collection.

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Creators:
Wetherill, John
Wetherill, Richard, 1858-1910
Dates:
circa 1890-1900
Size:
3 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
54 Photographic prints (albumen, 5 x 7 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.051
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 54 albumen prints and 3 black-and-white negatives taken circa 1890-1900. Only two of the images can be definitively attributed to Richard Wetherill; the majority are attributed to "one of the Wetherill Brothers," either Richard or his brother John. The images depict views of various locations in Colorado, including Johnson Canyon, Mancos Canyon, the La Plata Mountains (San Juan Mountains), Mesa Verde (Balcony House, Cliff Palace, Navajo Canyon, Cliff Canyon, Ruin Canyon), and the Wetherill ranch known as Alamo House. Also present are images of a Zia Pueblo woman and a burial site at Grand Gulch, Utah.

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Creators:
Learned, Clyde E. (civil engineer)
Dates:
1913-1939, 1949
Size:
0.4 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0226
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Clyde E. Learned (1885-?) was the senior highway engineer for the U.S. Bureau of Public Roads, District Three, during the years 1919-1939. He was later a design engineer for the Public Roads Administration, Division Nine, in 1949.

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Creators:
Tanguma, Leo
Franco, Josh T., 1985-
Tanguma, Jeanne Stanford
Dates:
2021 April 22-23
Size:
2 Items ((5 hours., 55 min.), digital, mp4)
108 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tangum21
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Leo Tanguma and Jeanne Stanford Tanguma conducted 2021 April 22- 23, by Josh T. Franco, at Tanguma's home in Arvada, Colorado.­

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Creators:
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935
Dates:
circa 1861-1934
Size:
14 Negatives (photographic) (black and white)
486 Photographic prints (black and white, color)
1 Lantern slide (black and white)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.018
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Images in this collection were mostly taken by Frederick Dellenbaugh, William Henry Jackson, Alexander Gardner, John Wetherill, John K. Hillers, Edward O. Beaman, Charles Milton Bell and Frank Rinehart. Subjects include delegation portraits, images from the Hayden's and Powell's Geological and Geographical Surveys, cliff dwellings, landscape views, and images from the U.S. Indian Congress Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition in Omaha 1898.

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Creators:
Woodman, Betty, 1930-2018
Perreault, John, 1937-2015
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2003 April 22 and 29
Size:
5 Items (Sound recording: 5 sound files (2 hr., 55 min.), digital wav)
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.woodma03
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Betty Woodman conducted 2003 April 22 and 29, by John Perreault, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, in New York, New York.

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