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Catalog Data

Culture/People:
probably Northern Athapaskan (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Abel E. Brooks (A.E. Brooks), Non-Indian, 1833-1917  Search this
John Wight Chapman, Non-Indian, 1858-1939  Search this
Collector:
John Wight Chapman, Non-Indian, 1858-1939  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, animal bone, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Barbed
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Yukon River; Calista Native Corporation, Doyon Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1885
Collection History:
Collected in 1888 by John Wight Chapman (1858-1939, an Episcopal missionary who lived in the Anvik, Alaska, area from 1887 to 1930); acquired by Abel E. Brooks (1833-1917, a renowned collector of Civil War firearms) at an unknown date; acquired by George Heye from an unknown source in 1906.
Catalog Number:
1/1172
Barcode:
011172.000
See related items:
Northern Athapaskan
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_12004