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Plains Warrior with Captured Stallion

Artist:
Ava Cheeth, active ca. 1900-1970  Search this
Medium:
pencil, watercolor, and crayon on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/4 x 19 1/2 in. (34.9 x 49.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Plains  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Corbin-Henderson Collection, Gift of Alice H. Rossin
Object number:
1979.144.92
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.144.92

John Peabody Harrington papers: Plains, 1916-1951

Creator:
Harrington, John Peabody 1884-1961  Search this
Physical description:
12.5 linear feet (34 boxes)
Culture:
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Field notes
Dictionaries
Manuscripts
Date:
1916
1916-1951
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Linguistics  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Local number:
Accession #1976-95
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions on access
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John Peabody Harrington Papers 1907-1959 (some earlier)
John Peabody Harrington papers: Plains, 1916-1951
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_363285

Trading on the Plains

Maker:
Haskell & Allen  Search this
Measurements:
image: 8 in x 12 in; 20.32 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
lithograph
Object Type:
Lithograph
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
n.d.
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Wild Animals  Search this
Horses  Search this
Drinking  Search this
Adornment  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
West  Search this
Alcoholism  Search this
Credit Line:
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
ID Number:
DL.60.3513
Catalog number:
60.3513
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_325741

Burial of a Plains Woodland Child

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Place:
Kansas
Date:
1962
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Hall of North American Archeology (Exhibition)  Search this
Burial  Search this
Children  Search this
Prairie Dog Creek  Search this
Plains Woodland Indians  Search this
Standard number:
MNH-1019 or MNH1019
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10549

Native Pottery of the Great Plains Exhibit

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Date:
1962
Topic:
Indians of North America  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Hall of North American Archeology (Exhibition)  Search this
Great Plains  Search this
Standard number:
MNH-1008 or MNH1008
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10547

From an Indian Painting on Elkskin--Great Plains

Artist:
Louis Siegriest, born Oakland, CA 1899-Berkeley, CA 1990  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
image: 34 1/4 x 23 1/4 in. (87.0 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1939
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\hunter  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Plains  Search this
Animal\buffalo  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Object\written matter  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ralph H. Lewis
Object number:
1973.23.3
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.23.3

[Prince Albert Tobacco advertisement depicting Plains Indians : proof], 1913

Advertiser:
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company  Search this
Uniform title:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center  Search this
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 12.7" x 9.5"
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Type:
Proofs (printed matter)
Date:
1913
Topic:
Business Advertising--Tobacco  Search this
Local number:
AC0059-0000258 (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions & Rights:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment
Copyright status unknown
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N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records, 1849-1851; 1869-1996
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_249120

Southern Plains Delegation at White House Conservatory, 27 MAR 1863

Creator:
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Delegation, 1863  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 003 in x 003 in mounted on 003 in x 007 in
Culture:
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1863
27 MAR 1863
Local number:
NAA INV 02633000
OPPS NEG 79-4274
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Bureau of American Ethnology collection of stereographs relating to American Indians late 19th century-early 20th century
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_69203

Photographs of Plains Indian drawings

Extent:
4 copy negatives (acetate)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
The collection consists of photographs of four Plains drawings, which were probably ledger art or drawings on hide. The drawings depict battle or hunt scenes, and one illustrates a camp with tipis.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 12B
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional Plains drawings and ledger art held in the National Anthropological Archives in numbered manuscript collections.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Drawing  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 12B, Photographs of Plains Indian drawings, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.12B
See more items in:
Photographs of Plains Indian drawings
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-12b

Eight Plains Indian students after education at Hampton Institute

Physical description:
1 mounted print: albumen
Culture:
Dakota Indians  Search this
Sihasapa Indians  Search this
Hunkpapa Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Arikara Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Studio portraits
Date:
1880
Local number:
NAA INV 02779100
OPPS NEG 79-11508
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Photographs of students at Hampton Institute circa 1879-1880
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_70912
Additional Online Media:

Plains women, possibly Crow, gathering buffalo berries near water, Copyright 30 APR 1913

Creator:
Dixon, Joseph Kossuth  Search this
Physical description:
1 007 in x 009 in mounted on 009 in x 014 in photograph
Culture:
Crow Indians (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
Copyright 30 APR 1913
Local number:
NAA INV 03063600
See more items in:
Library of Congress Copyright Office photograph collection of American Indians 1860s-1930s (bulk 1890s-1920s)
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_3791

Encampment of wall tents and tepees on plains ca 1900-1920

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Physical description:
1 6x8 in photograph
Culture:
Blackfoot  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900
ca 1900-1920
Local number:
NAA INV 9993300
OPPS NEG 4646
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_90158

Ten Plains Indian students, photographed on arrival at Hampton Institute

Physical description:
1 mounted print: albumen
Culture:
Dakota Indians  Search this
Sihasapa Indians  Search this
Hunkpapa Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Arikara Indians  Search this
Gros Ventre Indians (Montana)  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Studio portraits
Date:
1878
Local number:
NAA INV 02779000
OPPS NEG 79-11507
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Photographs of students at Hampton Institute circa 1879-1880
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_70911
Additional Online Media:

Prehistoric Villagers of the Great Plains, Archeology Exhibit, National Museum of Natural History

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Exhibit
Date:
1962
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Archaeology  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Hall of North American Archeology (Exhibition)  Search this
Great Plains Indians  Search this
Great Plains  Search this
Standard number:
MNH-1003 or MNH1003
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10589

Sha-có-pay, The Six, Chief of the Plains Ojibwa

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Six  Search this
Six  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 x 24 in. (73.7 x 60.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1832
Topic:
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Ojibwa  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.182
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2nd Floor, South Wing
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.182

Photographs of painting of Plains Indian

Extent:
1 print (silver gelatin)
2 polaroid prints (2 color polaroid prints)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
circa 1960s
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs of a painting depicting a Plains Indian wearing a war bonnet and two medals. According to note on verso of one print, the painting was purchased in Pawnee, Oklahoma, and photographs were taken at Neconie's home in Tulsa.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 81G
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 81G, Photographs of painting of Plains Indian, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.81G
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Photographs of painting of Plains Indian
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-81g

Annual Reports

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Collector:
Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994  Search this
Churchill, Frank C. (Frank Carroll), 1850-1912  Search this
Davis, Edward H., b. 1862  Search this
Churchill, Clara G.  Search this
Harrington, M. R. (Mark Raymond), 1882-1971  Search this
Harvey, Byron  Search this
Emmons, George Thornton  Search this
Gridley, Marion E. (Marion Eleanor), 1906-1974  Search this
Wildschut, William  Search this
Stiles, William F., 1912-1980  Search this
Verrill, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1871-1954  Search this
Skinner, Alanson, 1886-1925  Search this
Waterman, T. T. (Thomas Talbot), b. 1885  Search this
Harvey, Fred  Search this
Keppler, Udo J., 1872-1956  Search this
Lothrop, S. K. (Samuel Kirkland), 1892-1965  Search this
Barrett, S. A. (Samuel Alfred), 1879-1965  Search this
Pepper, George H. (George Hubbard), 1873-1924  Search this
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Hodge, Frederick Webb, 1864-1956  Search this
Collection Director:
Dockstader, Frederick J.  Search this
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Collection Source:
Force, Roland W.  Search this
Burnett, Edwin K.  Search this
Container:
Box 405, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942 - 1945
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu).
Collection Rights:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish or broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from the National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiarchives@si.edu.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref15247
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Anna Sloan photographs of Plains Indans

Creator:
Sloan, Anna  Search this
Extent:
78 negatives (circa, glass)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Omaha Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
circa 1885-1915
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs documenting Plains Indians, probably Omaha, as well as their ceremonies and dwellings. There are also some images of a baseball team and a man, possibly Thomas Sloan.
Biographical/Historical note:
Anna Sloan was the wife of Thomas L. Sloan, an Omaha lawyer who helped found the Society of American Indians in 1911.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 151
Location of Other Archival Materials:
This collection has been relocated from Photo Lot 78.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 151, Anna Sloan photographs of Plains Indans, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.151
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Anna Sloan photographs of Plains Indans
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-151

John B. Shoberg portraits of Plains Indians

Creator:
Shoberg, John B.  Search this
Photographer:
Lou Sweet Studio  Search this
Extent:
5 prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Date:
1918
Scope and Contents note:
Portraits of Chief Curly Bear, Chief Big Spring, Chief Shoots, Chief Little Chief, and the wives of Curly Bear, Little Chief, and Little Light. The chiefs wear war bonnets and medals and were among "the last of the 1870-1880s Indian Chiefs of the Indian/White wars, and their squaws. . . brought to Minneapolis to have oil paintings made. . . for the T. B. Walker Art Gallery." The photographs were made by Shoberg at the Lou Sweet studio in Minneapolis.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 83-30
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional photographs of Chiefs Curly Bear and Little Chief can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 24 and the BAE historical negatives.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Studio portraits
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 83-30, John B. Shoberg portraits of Plains Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-30
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John B. Shoberg portraits of Plains Indians
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-83-30

Indian man wearing Plains-type leggings and blanket ca 1900-1920

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Physical description:
1 6 1/4x8 1/4 in photograph
Culture:
Taos Indians (identification uncertain)  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1900
ca 1900-1920
Local number:
NAA INV 10069400
OPPS NEG 4601
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_96415

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