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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
Mohegan  Search this
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Scope and Contents:
Outdoor portrait of Nanticoke Chief Russel Clark and Gladys Tantaquidgeon (Mohegan). He is dressed in a feather headdress, multiple necklaces, long cloth shirt and trousers, woven sash, beaded bag, and holds a fur (?) object; she wears a dress, short coat, scarf, and a cloche hat. They are posed in a wooded area with pine trees, in front of a wooden house or structure with a screened in porch in Millsboro, Delaware.
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:
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 N14739
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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