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Northwest Coast

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard
2 Stereographs
Container:
Photo-folder 4
Photo-folder 13
Photo-folder 16
Culture:
Tlingit  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographs
Postcards
Stereographs
Date:
1896-1904
Scope and Contents:
Postcards: 226_pht_004_001; Stereographs: P33112; P33131

This series contains 2 stereographs and 1 postcard. The images include depictions of Tlingit (Sitka) peoples engaged in a potlatch in 1904, two Tlingit (Sitka) men in a boat in Sitka Bay, and a group of Native men on horseback in Tacoma, Washington.
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:
The following images are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_010_003; 226_pht_010_004; 226_pht_012_002; P33114; P33116; P33120.
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 3
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv45ccc0062-63a7-42d9-95d7-229fd0530e48
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref3

California

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
1 Postcard
Container:
Photo-folder 5
Culture:
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Date:
circa 1960
Scope and Contents:
226_pht_005_001

This series contains 1 postcard depicting the Ramona Outdoor Play or The Ramona Pageant which takes place annually in Hemet, California. The play is based on the 1884 novel Ramona by Helen Hunt Jackson, and this image features a number of actors dressed in Native American attire.
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:
The following images are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_010_003; 226_pht_010_004; 226_pht_012_002; P33114; P33116; P33120.
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 4
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4d1bbc26a-2e8e-4910-95d4-191637ce4318
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref4

Southwest

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
12 Postcards
10 Stereographs
Container:
Photo-folder 6
Photo-folder 7
Photo-folder 8
Photo-folder 13
Photo-folder 14
Photo-folder 15
Photo-folder 16
Culture:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Laguna Pueblo  Search this
Taos Pueblo  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographs
Postcards
Stereographs
Date:
1880-1937
Scope and Contents:
Postcards: 226_pht_006_001; 226_pht_006_002; 226_pht_006_003; 226_pht_006_004; 226_pht_006_005; 226_pht_007_001; 226_pht_007_002; 226_pht_007_003; 226_pht_007_004; 226_pht_007_005; 226_pht_008_001; 226_pht_008_002; Stereographs: P33115; P33116 (Restricted); P33119; P33120 (Restricted); P33122; P33123; P33124; P33125; P33130; P33135

This series contains 12 postcards and 10 stereographs. The images include depictions of activities such as weaving, basket making, and horse-racing. Communities represented include Diné (Navajo), Hopi Pueblo, Laguna Pueblo, and Taos Pueblo. The images also include depictions of a number of buildings and structures such as the Cliff Palace at Mesa Verde, the Lagoon Indian School in Phoenix, Arizona, and the Indian Building in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A number of the stereographs were produced by the Keystone View Company and feature educational, though not always accurate or factual, classroom information on the reverse. A number of the postcards were produced by the Fred Harvey Company which partnered with the Santa Fe Railroad in the early 20th century to generate tourism in the American Southwest.
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).
Rights:
The following images in this series are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: P33116; P33120.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 5
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv413052b25-50ec-45f5-8622-cd1f343ba001
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref5

Plains

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
9 Postcards
7 Stereographs
Container:
Photo-folder 9
Photo-folder 10
Photo-folder 14
Photo-folder 15
Photo-folder 16
Culture:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)  Search this
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
White Mountain Apache  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographs
Postcards
Stereographs
Date:
1900-1937
Scope and Contents:
Postcards: 226_pht_009_001; 226_pht_009_002; 226_pht_009_003; 226_pht_009_004; 226_pht_009_005; 226_pht_010_001; 226_pht_010_002; 226_pht_010_003 (Restricted); 226_pht_010_004 (Restricted); Stereographs: P33121; P33126; P33127; P33128; P33132; P33133; P33134

This series contains 9 postcards and 7 stereographs. The images include depictions of Kiowa, Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux), Niuam (Comanche), Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne), and White Mountain Apache communities. Individuals specifically identified are Bald Eagle (Sioux), Ho-Wear [Niuam (Comanche)], Horseback [Niuam (Comanche)], and Min-nin-ne-wah or Whirlwind [Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)]. Also represented in this series are a landscape image of the Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, as well as an exterior view of the buildings at the Kickapoo Mission in Horton, Kansas.
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).
Rights:
The following images in this series are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_010_003; 226_pht_010_004.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 6
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b9ae0d42-6c07-4ae2-9856-e387cd0f5ba8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref6

Northeast/Great Lakes

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
5 Postcards
4 Stereographs
Container:
Photo-folder 11
Photo-folder 13
Photo-folder 15
Photo-folder 16
Culture:
Seneca  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Photographs
Postcards
Stereographs
Date:
1893-1960
Scope and Contents:
Postcards: 226_pht_011_001; 226_pht_011_002; 226_pht_011_003; 226_pht_011_004; 226_pht_011_005; Stereographs: P33113; P33114 (Restricted); P33129; 226_pht_016_001

This series contains 5 postcards and 4 stereographs. The images include depictions of Mille Lacs (Minnesota Chippewa), Seneca (Allegany), and Wendat (Huron) communities, as well as interior and exterior views of unidentified families with wigwams. Also represented in this series are a stereograph of a Wendat (Huron) community at the 1894 Quebec Winter Carnival, and views of the Kickapoo Indian Cavern Trading Post in Wauzeka, Wisconsin, and the Mille Lacs Indian Trading Post Museum in Onamia, Minnesota.
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
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).
Rights:
The following image in this series is restricted due to cultural sensitivity: P33114.
Topic:
Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians. Minnesota  Search this
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 7
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv47d5f4da7-34d9-4090-8967-6efc24674cdb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref7

Southeast

Collection Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
2 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 12
Culture:
Seminole  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Postcards
Date:
1925-1950
Scope and Contents:
226_pht_012_001; 226_pht_012_002 (Restricted)

This series contains 2 postcards. The images depict a Seminole family and the Fountain of Youth Park in St. Augustine, Florida.
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).
Rights:
The following image in this series is restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_012_002.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226, Series 8
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4c4f00ff0-3855-4f83-9750-a92f373ddb7e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-226-ref8

Indian Boarding Schools

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
12 Postcards
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 1
Photo-folder 2
Photo-folder 3
Photo-folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1890-1914
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 12 postcards and 1 cabinet card. The images include depictions of Native youth as well as exterior views of buildings at the following Indian Boarding Schools: Carlisle Indian School, PA; Chemawa Indian School, OR; Chilocco Indian Agricultural School, OK; Fort Simcoe Indian School, WA; Fort Totten Indian Industrial School, ND; Phoenix Indian School, AZ; Pipestone Indian School, MN.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 1
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4411e3f81-132a-447f-8f8a-83b36d975301
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref501

Arctic/Subarctic

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
14 Postcards
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 5
Photo-folder 6
Photo-folder 7
Photo-folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1905-1930
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 14 postcards and 1 photographic print. The images include depictions of Alaska Natives from various communities, including Cape York, Nome, Port Clarence, and Teller. Individuals specifically identified are Happy Jack [Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)], Menadelook, and Wegaruk. In addition to portraits, there are also scenes of Native merchants, dwellings, and basket weaving. A number of the postcards were originally produced for the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition, or 1909 world's fair, which took place in Seattle, Washington.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 2
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv425e7d24a-9d48-4812-ac65-dba131e419fa
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref502

Northwest Coast

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
5 Postcards
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 9
Photo-folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1895-1925
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 5 postcards and 1 photographic print. The images include a color portrait of Princess Angeline (Suquamish), daughter of Chief Seattle, as well as views of totem poles in Wrangell and Ketchikan, Alaska.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 3
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv42f01f02b-e9f1-4fd6-a395-5bebe1b51c0a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref503

California

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
6 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 11
Photo-folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
1890-1939
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 6 postcards. The images include depictions of individuals and dwellings from Hupa, Mojave Desert, Pomo, and Yosemite Valley communities.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 4
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv486d68d1e-9914-4068-848b-c4ac597ecfef
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref504

Great Basin/Plateau

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
8 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 13
Photo-folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
1900-1920
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 8 postcards. The images include depictions of individuals from Cayuse, Paiute, Southern Ute, and Yakama communities and views of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. Individuals specifically identified are Buckskin Charlie (Southern Ute) and Fish Hawk (Cayuse).
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 5
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4cb0dc5f7-56da-4ae2-b858-0329e4a0717b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref505

Southwest

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
45 Postcards
6 Photographic prints
Container:
Photo-folder 15
Photo-folder 16
Photo-folder 17
Photo-folder 18
Photo-folder 19
Photo-folder 20
Photo-folder 21
Photo-folder 22
Photo-folder 23
Photo-folder 24
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Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1890-1939
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 45 postcards and 6 photographic prints. The images include depictions of activities such as weaving, basket making, pottery making, bread-baking, and selling crafts. Communities represented include Acoma Pueblo, Akimel O'odham (Pima), A:shiwi (Zuni), Chimayo, Cochiti Pueblo, Diné (Navajo), Havasupai (Coconino), Hopi Pueblo, Hualapai (Walapai), K'apovi (Santa Clara Pueblo), Laguna Pueblo, Mojave (Mohave), Tesuque Pueblo, and Tohono O'odham (Papago). The only individual specifically identified is Elle of Ganado [Diné (Navajo)], a well-known and celebrated weaver of the time. A large number of these postcards were produced by the Fred Harvey Company which partnered with the Santa Fe Railroad in the early 20th century to generate tourism in the American Southwest.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 6
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv450d6560a-552e-4340-bc06-4802f64b8764
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref506

Plains

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
21 Postcards
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 25
Photo-folder 26
Photo-folder 27
Photo-folder 28
Photo-folder 29
Photo-folder 30
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1890-1930
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 21 postcards and 1 cabinet card. The images include depictions of Apache, Arapahoe, Dakota (Eastern Sioux), Kiowa, Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet), Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux), Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan), and Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne) communities. Individuals specifically identified are Buffalo Calf (Jicarilla Apache), James A. Garfield (Jicarilla Apache), Wenona Turkey Legs (Arapahoe), Kicking Bird (Kiowa), Henry Between Lodge [Niitsitapii (Blackfoot/Blackfeet)], Low Dog [Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux)], Nellie Old Man [Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)], Black Eagle, Black Hawk, and Holy Eagle.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 7
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Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4acf7c40e-221a-4282-ad70-b33e808185de
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref507

Northeast/Great Lakes

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
4 Postcards
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 31
Photo-folder 32
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1890-1910
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 4 postcards and 1 photographic print. The images include depictions of Cass Lake, Crow Wing, and Mille Lacs (Minnesota Chippewa) communities. Individuals specifically identified are (Aleck) Wabunosa [Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)] and Song-ge-ge-Sig [Minnesota Chippewa (Cass Lake, Minnesota)].
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 8
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Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4573c0d7b-51f9-4def-846d-5276fb67641f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref508

Southeast

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
8 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 33
Photo-folder 34
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
1900-1930
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 8 postcards. The images include depictions of Seminole community members in Miami, Musa Isle, and the Everglades. The only individual specifically identified is Tom Tiger [Seminole (Cow Creek)].
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 9
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Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv40133447b-6696-4ee9-961e-043e3901b9c8
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref509

Mexico/Central America

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
20 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 35
Photo-folder 36
Photo-folder 37
Photo-folder 38
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
1900-1930
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 20 postcards. The images include depictions of indigenous community members throughout Mexico and Central America. The postcards represent individuals, families, and dwellings in the regions of Chiapas and Oaxaca, Mexico; Azucar Island, Chiriquí, and San Blas Islands, Panama; Quiché and Santiago Atitlán, Guatemala; and Talamanca, Costa Rica.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 10
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv49d1b8a61-cf28-436a-9bfe-943509d9f19e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref510

South America

Collection Creator:
Jenkins, Dale  Search this
Extent:
3 Postcards
Container:
Photo-folder 39
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
1900-1930
Scope and Contents:
This series contains 3 postcards. The images include depictions of Native community members in a village near Temuco, Chile, as well as individuals selling merchandise in Cusco, Peru.
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:
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection, NMAI.AC.069, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.069, Series 11
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Dale Jenkins postcard and photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4a9b77139-2534-4763-9afb-68807f85ab0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-069-ref511

Postcards: Cherokee Indian Weavers

Collection Creator:
National Congress of American Indians  Search this
Extent:
4 Postcards
Container:
Folder 295
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Postcards
Date:
undated
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 broadbast materials from the collection must be requested from 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); Collection Title, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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National Congress of American Indians records
National Congress of American Indians records / Series 20: Photographs / 20.2: Events
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv46a13e9a6-0c38-498f-b467-40ec54bf08b2
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-010-ref9849

Totem Pole in Cape Mudge Village

Collection Creator:
Trio Photograph and Supply Company  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic postcard
1 Copy negative
Container:
Photo-folder 1
Culture:
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic postcards
Copy negatives
Date:
circa 1920
Scope and Contents:
Postcard featuring a Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) totem pole with clapboard structure in background in Cape Mudge Village on Quadra Island, British Columbia. Two men stand on either side leaning on the base. The same totem pole can be seen in P06412 and P06414.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archive Center collections is by appointment only, Monday - Thursday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Please contact the archives to make an appointment (phone: 301-238-1400, email: nmaiarchives@si.edu). Some images are restricted due to cultural sensitivity.
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. 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.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Trio Photograph and Supply Company photographs from British Columbia, Item Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.134, Item P06408
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv45e3353bc-79d0-4905-ac0b-23c631f42a9e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-134-ref2

Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection

Creator:
Evelyn, Douglas E.  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
42 Printed pages
30 Postcards
25 Photographic prints
Culture:
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Laguna Pueblo  Search this
Taos Pueblo  Search this
Tlingit  Search this
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)  Search this
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Southern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
White Mountain Apache  Search this
Seneca  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Printed pages
Postcards
Photographic prints
Date:
1880-1960
Summary:
This collection consists of 42 NABISCO Straight Arrow cards, 30 postcards, and 25 stereographs depicting indigenous peoples of North and Central America, with dates ranging 1880 – 1960. The bulk of the collection consists of images of Native communities throughout the United States, and includes portrait images, dwellings, and landscape views.
Scope and Contents:
The Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection consists of 42 NABISCO Straight Arrow cards, 30 postcards, and 25 stereographs, with dates ranging 1880 – 1960. The images depict indigenous peoples of the Americas, and spans a large geographical breadth extending from the Arctic in the north to El Salvador in Central America in the south. The bulk of the collection consists of images of Native communities throughout the United States, and includes portrait images, dwellings, and landscape views. Of particular note are the NABISCO Straight Arrow cards, marketed towards children from 1949 to 1952, which depict outdoor activities as romanticized constructions about American Indian identity and life.
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Arrangement:
This collection is arranged into 9 series, organized thematically and then regionally by location or culture group. Series 1: NABISCO Straight Arrow cards, Series 2: Arctic/Subarctic, Series 3: Northwest Coast, Series 4: California, Series 5: Southwest, Series 6: Plains, Series 7: Northeast/Great Lakes, Series 8: Southeast, Series 9: Central America
Biographical / Historical:
Douglas E. Evelyn worked for several decades in senior-level management positions with the Smithsonian Institution, including the National Portrait Gallery, the National Museum of American History, and the National Museum of the American Indian. Evelyn is also the author of a number of scholarly articles and books, among them On This Spot: Pinpointing the Past in Washington, D.C., co-authored with Paul Dickson.
Provenance:
This collection was donated by Douglas E. Evelyn in 2006.
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).
Rights:
The following images are restricted due to cultural sensitivity: 226_pht_010_003; 226_pht_010_004; 226_pht_012_002; P33114; P33116; P33120.
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 nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, 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. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Topic:
Indians of Central America -- El Salvador  Search this
Mille Lacs Band of Chippewa Indians. Minnesota  Search this
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.226
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Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b273f6eb-dfba-407f-be23-97e7e40da172
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-226
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