Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
56 documents - page 1 of 3

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 7
Culture:
Nisga'a (Niska)  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Cowichan  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Kaska Dena  Search this
Haida  Search this
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Stó:lo (Lower Fraser River Salish)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 12/7946-12/7951, 13/2081-13/2082, 13/3955-13/4059 (127946-127951, 132081-132082, 133955-134059).
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 broadcast materials from the collection must be requested from the 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); Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation Records, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv45362317e-139d-4cd8-97d9-10151664f433
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16180

Powder horn with bandolier strap

Culture/People:
probably Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine) (attributed); collected from the Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Powder horn with bandolier strap
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, buffalo horn, ivory, silk ribbon, hide thong/babiche, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, inlaid
Object Type:
Firearms and accessories
Place:
Upper Taku River; Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9328
Barcode:
039328.000
See related items:
Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine)
Tahltan
Firearms and accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62134819a-b23b-47ba-995f-5305a3381197
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41874
Online Media:

Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

Culture/People:
probably Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine) (attributed); collected from the Tahltan  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, edge beaded , overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Upper Taku River; Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada (inferred)
Catalog Number:
3/9329
Barcode:
039329.000
See related items:
Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine)
Tahltan
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66983f948-7374-4e56-a4d1-af6c94f50478
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_41875
Online Media:

Woman's leggings

Culture/People:
probably Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine) (attributed); collected from the Tlingit  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's leggings
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, glass bead/beads, cotton cloth, silk ribbon, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork
Dimensions:
51 x 24 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Cross Sound; Sealaska Native Corporation; Alaska; USA
Date created:
circa 1900
Catalog Number:
4322
Barcode:
004322.000
See related items:
Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine)
Tlingit
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws662980e84-4e87-41fa-bde6-2cc0a9a1b20f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_4473
Online Media:

Man's coat/jacket

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Collector:
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954  Search this
Previous owner:
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954  Search this
Seller:
Herbert Aubrey Tremayne (Herbert Archibald Tremayne/H.A. Tremayne), Non-Indian, 1874-1954  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Man's coat/jacket
Media/Materials:
Moose hide/skin, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Liard River; Northern Rockies Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
9/2487
Barcode:
092487.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64129f51b-b03b-4dcd-a95e-f75a62142164
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_99646
Online Media:

Man's coat/jacket

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Man's coat/jacket
Media/Materials:
Moose hide/skin, wool cloth, wool yarn, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork, edge beaded, quill-wrapped (flat), fringed, tasseled
Dimensions:
73 x 96 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Date created:
1800-1899
Catalog Number:
11/3116
Barcode:
113116.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c716c66b-3848-4d14-adb3-473b3c8f623c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121895
Online Media:

Garters/Legbands

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials:
Porcupine quills, thread
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3117
Barcode:
113117.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a4321d7d-57f9-45f8-bed7-c8d7e3a1eee8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121896
Online Media:

Garters/Legbands

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials:
Porcupine quills, thread
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3117
Barcode:
113117.001
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63f55625a-d15c-493b-afb7-6a276236aa90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121897
Online Media:

Garters/Legbands

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Garters/Legbands
Media/Materials:
Hide, porcupine quills, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork, quill-wrapped (flat)
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3118
Barcode:
113118.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6024b39e8-24fc-45ec-b918-e1081a5d7fe6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121898
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Hide, porcupine quills, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
96 x 73 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3119
Barcode:
113119.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c9bedbf6-ff8c-4703-9078-776d60a97e00
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121899
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3121
Barcode:
113121.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62cb74a97-fe6e-4be8-bdbb-57dad424794e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121901
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, porcupine quills, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Quill woven/loomed quillwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3122
Barcode:
113122.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63581b2e6-e53f-4758-adc5-ae3b0b8e898b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121902
Online Media:

Sash/Belt

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Sash/Belt
Media/Materials:
Porcupine quills, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Sewn, quill plaiting/woven quillwork, overlay beadwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3123
Barcode:
113123.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66e65d35f-076c-4d4d-bf8e-5b231e7d1223
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121903
Online Media:

Epaulet/epaulets

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Object Name:
Epaulet/epaulets
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads, porcupine quills
Techniques:
Edge beaded , quill woven/loomed quillwork
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Place:
Liard River; Deh Cho Region; Northwest Territories; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/3124
Barcode:
113124.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Clothing/Garments: Accessories
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65fe3d0d0-e4cb-4be3-af2b-a5dc2213ed16
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_121904
Online Media:

Powder horn with bandolier strap

Culture/People:
Tahltan; probably collected from the Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
E. M. Shallcross, Non-Indian  Search this
Seller:
E. M. Shallcross, Non-Indian  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Thea Heye (Thea Kowne/Mrs. Dorothea Page/Mrs. George Gustav Heye), Non-Indian, 1888-1935  Search this
Object Name:
Powder horn with bandolier strap
Media/Materials:
Cow horn, wood, wool cloth, glass bead/beads, wool twill tape, hide, thread
Techniques:
Cut, carved, pegged, sewn, overlay beadwork, edge beaded
Dimensions:
66 x 24 x 7 cm
Object Type:
Firearms and accessories
Place:
Fort Pelly; Department of Assiniboia; Saskatchewan; Canada
Date created:
circa 1880
Catalog Number:
11/3505
Barcode:
113505.000
See related items:
Tahltan
Kaska Dena
Firearms and accessories
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Arctic & Subarctic
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f728db02-540a-4443-b32a-cbf1d98d9a96
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_122339
Online Media:

Beaver net alarm bell

Culture/People:
probably Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine) (attributed)  Search this
Collector:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
Harmon W. Hendricks (Harmon Washington Hendricks), Non-Indian, 1846-1928  Search this
Object Name:
Beaver net alarm bell
Media/Materials:
Caribou hoof/hooves, sinew, paint
Techniques:
Incised, painted
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Upper Taku River; Stikine Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
11/5426
Barcode:
115426.000
See related items:
Upper Taku River Kaska (Takutine)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws658174512-41b1-45d4-b774-1274f8bab380
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_124439
Online Media:

Game bag

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Game bag
Media/Materials:
Caribou hide/skin, wool cloth, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, appliquéd, overlay beadwork, fringed
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/4014
Barcode:
134014.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69cab63b7-d8d7-41d6-bd45-e97fef80b4f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_144033
Online Media:

Earrings

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings
Media/Materials:
Beaver tooth/teeth, hide, sinew
Techniques:
Stitched
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/4015
Barcode:
134015.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62347b134-f3ff-42db-b459-960d4dfafc09
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_144034
Online Media:

Tweezers

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Tweezers
Media/Materials:
Brass
Techniques:
Hammered
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/4016
Barcode:
134016.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws608783f9b-0e39-455c-8270-3c57956768ce
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_144035
Online Media:

Arrow point

Culture/People:
Kaska Dena  Search this
Previous owner:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Seller:
George Thornton Emmons (George T. Emmons/G.T. Emmons), Non-Indian, 1852-1945  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow point
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Barbed
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
British Columbia; Canada
Catalog Number:
13/4017
Barcode:
134017.000
See related items:
Kaska Dena
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ffd531c1-c644-4e7a-9ac5-52acc811a6db
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_144036
Online Media:

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By