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Collection Creator:
Johnson, Frederick, 1904-1994  Search this
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
1 Negatives (photographic)
Nanticoke  Search this
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Scope and Contents:
Outdoor portrait of Nanticoke Chief Russell R. Clark and his wife. He is dressed in a feather headdress, multiple necklaces, long cloth(?) shirt and trousers, woven sash, beaded(?) drop bag, and holds a fur (?) object; she wears a feather headdress, multiple necklaces, a long cloth(?) dress with light trim. They are posed in a sandy area, by a wire-mesh-fenced garden(?) in front of the front porch of a wooden house or structure in Millsboro, Delaware.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to For personal or classroom use, users are invited users to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not changed, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. Some images restricted: Cultural Sensitivity
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Frederick Johnson photograph collection, Photo Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
NMAI.AC.001.038, Item N14738
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Frederick Johnson photograph collection
Frederick Johnson photograph collection / Series 1: United Sates: Delaware, Nanticoke
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian