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Collector:
Miser, Hugh D. (Hugh Dinsmore), 1884-1969  Search this
Photographer:
Bryan, Kirk, 1888-1950  Search this
Christensen, Heber  Search this
Nelson, Wilbur A. (Wilbur Armstrong), 1890-1969  Search this
Names:
Emerson, Benjamin Kendall, b. 1843  Search this
Extent:
7 Prints (silver gelatin)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Arkansas
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area (Utah and Ariz.)
Arizona
Utah
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs mounted on two unbound album pages, probably put together by Hugh D. Miser. They depict pictographs in Utah; Elarco Natural Bridge in Glen Canyon, Arizona; an Arkansas diamond mine; and a portrait of Ben K. Emerson. Miser acquired the photographs from Kirk Bryan, Heber Christensen, and Wilbur A. Nelson.
Biographical/Historical note:
Hugh Dinsmore Miser (1884-1969) was a geologist who spent most of his career with the United States Geological Survey (1912-1969). An authority on manganese and diamonds in Arkansas, he was involved in mapping expeditions and investigations of deposits of minerals.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 74-44
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Diamond mines and mining  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot 74-44, Hugh Dinsmore Miser photograph collection, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.74-44
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw309e6d5d3-9d97-45e6-b01e-776b8c7fb980
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-74-44