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William Bull collotypes of Blackfeet Chiefs

Photographer:
Bull, William, 1878-1942  Search this
Publisher:
Albertype Co.  Search this
Names:
Great Northern Railway Company  Search this
Extent:
12 photomechanical prints (collotypes (Albertypes))
Culture:
Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation, Browning, Montana]  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photomechanical prints
Place:
Glacier National Park (Mont.)
Date:
approximately 1915
Summary:
This collection includes 12 portraits photographed by William Bull of Chiefs from the Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation] shot in Glacier National Park, Montana, around 1915. The collotypes (photomechanical prints) were hand-colored and published by the Albertype company of Brooklyn, New York.
Scope and Contents:
This collection includes 12 colored photomechanical prints of Blackfeet Chiefs originally shot by William Bull around 1915. The original photographs were reproduced as collotypes (Albertypes) by the Albertype Company and used as promotional materials for the newly created Glacier National Park and Glacier Park Hotel in Montana. The images include portraits of Chief Two Guns White Calf, Chief Curly Bear, Chief Eagle Calf, Chief Many Tail Feathers, Chief Big Spring, Chief White Dog, Chief Eagle Ribs, Chief Bird Rattler, Chief Lazy Boy, Chief Bull Calf, Chief Eagle Child and Chief Wades-in-the-Water.

Catalog numbers P11489-P11500.
Arrangement:
Arranged by catalog number.
Biographical / Historical:
William Bull was born in Menomonie, Wisconsin in December 1878. By 1910 Bull had married Llillian Lillibridge and the couple had three sons and were operating photographic studios in the Twin Cities area in Minnesota. Between 1910-1930 Bull was employed by Brown's Photo Craft Studio and by Buckbee Mears Company. Around 1915, Bull was hired by the Great Northern Railway company to create promotional materials for the newly established Glacier National Park in Montana. Bull continued working until his death in 1942.
Provenance:
Unknown source, circa 1935.
Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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 North America -- Montana  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photomechanical prints
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known) William Bull collotypes of Blackfeet Chiefs, image #, NMAI.AC.404. National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.404
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William Bull collotypes of Blackfeet Chiefs
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National Museum of the American Indian
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ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-404
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Chief Eagle Child

Collection Photographer:
Bull, William, 1878-1942  Search this
Collection Publisher:
Albertype Co.  Search this
Extent:
1 photomechanical print
Container:
Photo-folder 2
Culture:
Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation, Browning, Montana]  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Prints
Photomechanical prints
Date:
circa 1915
Scope and Contents:
Portrait of Chief Eagle Child (Pikuni (Piegan) [Blackfeet Nation]). Part of a series of twelve hand colored collotypes (Albertypes) made in Glacier National Park, Montana.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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 Archives 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) William Bull collotypes of Blackfeet Chiefs, image #, NMAI.AC.404. National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.404, Item P11499
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William Bull collotypes of Blackfeet Chiefs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-404-ref11

Plate 641: Calf Child - Blackfoot

Collection Photographer:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Extent:
1 printing plate
1 photomechanical print
Container:
Box F46
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Printing plates
Photomechanical prints
Date:
1926
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 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); Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian
Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian / Series 16: Volume 18
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-080-ref220

Plate 647: Makoyepuk ("Wolf-child") - Blood

Collection Photographer:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Extent:
1 photomechanical print
1 printing plate
Container:
Box F47
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photomechanical prints
Printing plates
Date:
1926
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 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); Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian
Edward S. Curtis photogravure plates and proofs for The North American Indian / Series 16: Volume 18
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-080-ref221

Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection of photomechanical prints of American art works

Creator:
Library of Congress  Search this
Extent:
183.5 Cubic feet ((58 solander boxes))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photomechanical prints
Date:
circa 1890-1945
Summary:
The Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection is comprised of 2,335 photomechanical reproductions of works by 741 artists (mostly American). The large-format prints, deposited with the Library of Congress for copyright between 1890 and 1945, represent a broad range of nineteenth- and twentieth-century American art.
Scope and Contents:
The collection is comprised of 2,335 photomechanical prints documenting the works of American artists between 1890 and 1945. The collection documents drawings, graphic prints, paintings, and other works of art by late 19th and early 20th century American artists.

Included in the collection are works by such notable artists as: Edwin Austin Abbey, Washington Alston, Cecilia Beaux, George Bellows, Thomas Hart Benton, Mary Cassatt, William Merritt Chase, Thomas Cole, John Singleton Copely, John Steuart Curry, Thomas Eakins, Child Hassam, Robert Henri, Winslow Homer, Edward Hopper, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Maxfield Parrish, Frederick Remington, John Singer Sargent, Dwight William Tryon, John Trumbull, Benjamin West, James A. McNeil Whistler, and Grant Wood.

Studios and publishers represented include: Braun, Clements & Cie, Detroit Publishing Co.; and Evans & Cameron.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged alphabetically by artist, then title.
Separated Materials:
In 2001, as part of a Smithsonian American Art Museum office relocation move, 2,729 prints by European artists were separated from the collection and transferred to the J. Paul Getty Museum's Photograph Archives.
Provenance:
Transfer from Library of Congress, Gift and Exchange Program, 1987.
Restrictions:
Researchers may use prints on file in the Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum. Advance appointments are required.
Rights:
Copyright restrictions may apply.
Topic:
Art, American-Photomechanical reproductions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photomechanical prints
Citation:
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection, Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Identifier:
SAAM.Photo.LOC
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Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection of photomechanical prints of American art works
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-saam-photo-loc
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O Time Too Swift [photomechanical reproduction of painting]

Artist:
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973  Search this
Advertiser:
N. W. Ayer and Son  Search this
Names:
De Beers Consolidated Mines  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ayer (N W) Incorporated.  Search this
Extent:
1 Sheet (approx. 5.0" x 7.0" image in a 16.5" x 9.8" advertisement, Ink on paper, glued to paper page.)
Container:
Box 148, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Sheets
Advertisements
Photomechanical prints
Tear sheets
Proofs (printed matter)
Paintings
Date:
1940
Scope and Contents:
Advertisement for De Beers diamonds with reproduction of painting of woman and child.
Local Numbers:
91-3329 (Neg. No.)

AC0059-0000084 (AC Scan)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must use microfilm copy. Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audiovisual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Viewing the film portion of the collection without reference copies requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to audio discs requires special arrangement. Do not use original materials when available on reference video or audio tapes.
Rights:
NEG. NO. (NMAH) 91-3329. Permission to publish should be obtained from the advertiser or its successor.
Topic:
Children -- 1940-1950  Search this
Diamonds -- 1940-1950 -- Advertisement  Search this
Diamond industry and trade -- 1940s  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 1940-1950
Photomechanical prints
Tear sheets
Proofs (printed matter)
Paintings -- Reproductions
Collection Citation:
NW Ayer & Sons, incorporated Advertising Agency Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records
N W Ayer Advertising Agency Records / Series 3: Proof Sheets / De Beers Consolidated Mines, Ltd., diamonds
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0059-ref8386

Dick Swiveller and the Marchioness [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Gibson, Charles Dana 1867-1944  Search this
Publisher:
Russell, Robert Howard  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print : black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1897
Topic:
Literature--Dickens--The Old Curiosity Shop  Search this
Literature--Character--Dick Swiveller  Search this
Figure group--Male & Child  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Figure female--Child  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Cards  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Housekeeping  Search this
Object--Furniture--Chair  Search this
Object--Furniture--Table  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000856
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138429

Summertime Near Gloucester, N.J. [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Greaves, Harry E. 1854-1919  Search this
Photographic firm:
Artogravure Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1891
Topic:
Landscape--New Jersey--Gloucester  Search this
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Landscape--Season--Summer  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Rowboat  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000929
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138703

Love is Blind [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Gutmann, Bessie Pease 1876-1960  Search this
Photographic firm:
Gutmann & Gutmann Inc.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1937
Topic:
Figure female--Child--Full length  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--Bedroom  Search this
Object--Toy--Doll  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC000984
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138758

Girl with White Cap [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Hunt, William Morris 1824-1879  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1898
Topic:
Figure female--Child--Bust  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001169
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139019

The Home Makers [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Ivory, Percy Van Eman 1883-1960  Search this
Photographic firm:
American Lithographic Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1913
Topic:
Figure group--Female & Child  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Cooking  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001245
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139095

Alison [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Kendall, William Sergeant 1869-1938  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1917
Topic:
Figure female--Child  Search this
Portrait female--Alison  Search this
Figure group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001284
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139134

Mischief [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Kendall, William Sergeant 1869-1938  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1912
Topic:
Figure female--Child--Nude  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001289
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139139

De Schepen [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Le Roy, Anita Pemberton  Search this
Photographic firm:
F. A. Stokes, Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print color
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1904
Topic:
Cityscape--Wharf  Search this
Figure group--Family--Father & Child  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Dutch  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001374
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139224

Happy Days [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Nourse, Elizabeth 1859-1938  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1909
Topic:
Figure group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Home Life  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001568
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139418

The First Born [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Perrault, Ida Marie 1872-1929  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1912
Topic:
Figure group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Motherhood  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001646
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_139817

Pancho Villa as a Boy [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Smith, Wallace 1887-1937  Search this
Subject:
Pancho Villa  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1933
Topic:
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Animal--Donkey  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001958
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_141886

Pioneer Mother and Child, Early Days in America [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Volk, Douglas 1856-1935  Search this
Photographic firm:
Nichols and Handy, N.Y.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1885
Topic:
Figure group--Family--Mother & Child  Search this
Occupation--Other--Pioneer  Search this
History--United States--Westward Expansion  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002245
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_142436

The Tow Path [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Henry, Edward Lamson 1841-1919  Search this
Photographic firm:
C. Klackner  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1900, 1901
Topic:
Figure female--Child--Full length  Search this
Animal--Donkey  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Riverboat  Search this
Landscape--Road--Tow Path  Search this
Landscape--River  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001095
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138946

Stranger in Paradise [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Herter, Albert 1871-1950  Search this
Photographic firm:
C. Klackner  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1893
Topic:
Figure group--Female--Full length  Search this
Figure--Child--Full length  Search this
Dress--Historic--Classical Dress  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC001103
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Photograph Archives
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138953

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