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National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Department of Anthropology  Search this
Swanton, John Reed  Search this
Densmore, Frances  Search this
Fletcher, Alice Cunningham  Search this
Garner, Richard Lynch 1848-1920  Search this
Hillers, John K. 1843-1925  Search this
Mooney, James 1861-1921  Search this
Speck, Frank G (Frank Gouldsmith) 1881-1950  Search this
Holmes, William Henry 1846-1933  Search this
Suk, V  Search this
Hrdlička, Aleš 1869-1943  Search this
De Soto, Ferdinand route  Search this
Apache White River depicted  Search this
Chichimecs depicted  Search this
Maranha depicted  Search this
Mayo depicted  Search this
Navajo Indians depicted  Search this
Papago depicted  Search this
San Juan depicted  Search this
Tlahuiltec depicted  Search this
Hopi depicted  Search this
Zuni Indians depicted  Search this
Zuni pottery making  Search this
Formosan depicted  Search this
Dakota Indians depicted  Search this
American Indians quarry  Search this
American Indians dwellings  Search this
American Indian drawings  Search this
Napo depicted  Search this
Cherokee depicted  Search this
Igorot (Philippine people) depicted  Search this
Mandan Indians depicted  Search this
Hidatsa Indians depicted  Search this
Acoma Indians depicted  Search this
Yaqui Indians depicted  Search this
Paiute Indians depicted  Search this
Pima Indians depicted  Search this
Maricopa Indians depicted  Search this
Opata depicted  Search this
Sia depicted  Search this
Nez Percé Indians depicted  Search this
Ute Indians depicted  Search this
Pawnee Indians depicted  Search this
Yuma depicted  Search this
Mohave Indians depicted  Search this
Isleta Indians depicted  Search this
Winnebago Indians depicted  Search this
Laguna Indians depicted  Search this
Taos Indians depicted  Search this
Walapai depicted  Search this
Houma Indians depicted  Search this
Nahua depicted  Search this
Tarascan depicted  Search this
Kalmuk depicted  Search this
Chichimec depicted  Search this
Cora Indians depicted  Search this
Tepecano depicted  Search this
Tinguian (Philippine people) depicted  Search this
Tepehuane depicted  Search this
Indians of South America depicted  Search this
Indians of North America Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America Plateau  Search this
Choctaw Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Tohono O'Odham Indians  Search this
Zia Indians  Search this
Hualapai Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southern States  Search this
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Sacaton, Arizona
District of Columbia
Zacatecas, Mexico
List of file categories
Addl. KW Subjects:
Pima (Akimel O'odham)
Papago (Tohono O'odham)
Pima (Akimel O'odham)
The immediate source of the collection was the Department of Anthropology and much of it appears to have been assembled by Ales Hrdlicka. There seem to be other sources as well. Most of the items are duplicated in other collections of the archives.
Hrdlicka's material includes physical anthropological specimens; portraits of White River Apache, Chichimec, Cora, Marahna, Maricopa, Mayo, Mohave, Nahuas, Navaho, Opata, Papago, Pawnee, Pima (including the school at Sacaton, Arizona), San Juan, Seri, Tarascans, Tepehuanes, Tepecanos, Tlahuiltecs, Walapai, Yaqui, Yuam (including a stick and ring game and the Yuma Indian School), and Zacateacas beggers; views and people at Acoma, Hopi vaillages (including Keam's Canyon School), Isleta, Laguna, San Juan, Sia, Taos, Zuni (including a series showing a potter at work); views showing occupations among the Apache, Chippewa, Cora, Huichol, Otomi, Pima, Tarascans; churches in Mexico; archeological views in Peru; and a few photographs to show Indian-like Asians (Formosans, Igorot, Kalmuk, Tinggian), American Indian types, and American Indian childre; and views made in Alaska and the Aleutian Islands.
There are also photographs by Frances Densmore of Dakota, Hidatsa, Manda, Papago, and Ute; Alice Cunningham Fletcher photographs of Winnebago and Nez Perce; Richard Lynch Garner photographs made in West Africa; John K. Hillers photographs of Paiute; W.H. Holmes photographs of a quarry; James Mooney Arapaho Ghost Dance views; Frank Speck photograph of Houma and Cherokee; V. Suk photograph made in East Africa; John Swnaton photographs made in tracing De Soto's route through the Southeast. In addition, there are series of photographs showing American Indian dwellings, American Indian drawings, Napo and other Indians of South America, ruins and other features at Jalisco, La Quemada, and Tula in Mexico; pottery specimens from Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia; miscellaneous archeological sites in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, and Florida; and early man specimens and sites. There are also photographs made in Australia, Borneo, Java, Philippines, Sumatr, Tahiti, and Turkey.
Cite as:
Photo Lot 92-46, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Physical anthropology--specimens  Search this
School  Search this
Yuma Indians  Search this
Games  Search this
Stick and ring game  Search this
Schools  Search this
Yuma Indian School  Search this
Hopi  Search this
Keam's Canyon School  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Pottery craft  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Ghost dance  Search this
Dances  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Archeology--early man  Search this
Beggars  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives