Photographs relating to American Indians and buildings, undated
Gill, De Lancey 1859-1940
Matteson, Sumner W. 1867-1920
Smillie, T. W (Thomas William) 1843-1917
Mcbride, C. C
Cross, W. R. (William R.)
49 prints : albumen and silver gelatin
5 copy prints
3 prints : collotype
Indians of North America Southwest, New
Indians of North America Great Plains
Indians of North America Plateau
White Earth Indian Reservation (Minn.)
Fort Cummings (N.M.)
Salt Lake City (Utah)
Photographs of various subjects, including portraits of American Indians made from negatives by the Bureau of American Ethnology and United States National Museum. Depicted individuals include Lamar Richards (also known as Ostin, Tonkawa) and Grant Richards (also known as Sentele, Tonkawa); Turning Hawk, Crow Dog, Spot Tail, Red Leaf, and White Thunder. There are also images of Shuswap Indians dressing hides; Smohalla and Sokulk followers at Priests Rapids, Washington; and American Indians around a campfire at Fort Marion, Florida.
Additionally, there are photographs of St. Columbaʹs Church, White Earth Reservation, Minnesota; Otoe Industrial School; a chapel at the Cheyenne Mowerʹs place, with Mower's son; a sketch of Fort Cummings, New Mexico; buildings and a mound at Charleston, West Virginia; the Tabernacle at Salt Lake City; an American Indian camp with hides drying; American Indians dragging brush in preparation of a medicine lodge; and a wood engraving of a Dakota Ghost Dance, taken from Frank Leslieʹs Illustrated Newspaper.
Photographers include William Dinwiddie; De Lancey W. Gill; Sumner W. Matteson; Thomas William Smillie; Cross, of Hot Springs, South Dakota; and C. C. McBride.
Photo lot 66F, Photographs relating to American Indians and buildings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution