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Photographs of North American geology and scenery

Photographer:
Caswell & Davy  Search this
Continent Stereoscopic Company  Search this
Mitchell and Baer  Search this
Park and Company  Search this
Rice & Perkins  Search this
Thomas Houseworth & Co  Search this
Whitney & Zimmerman  Search this
William Notman & Son  Search this
Addison, George A.  Search this
Baer, Edwin  Search this
Barber, A. W.  Search this
Beaman, Edward O.  Search this
Bell, William, 1830-1910  Search this
Billington, W. C.  Search this
Bragaw  Search this
Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison)  Search this
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935  Search this
Densmore, Frances, 1867-1957  Search this
Dodge, K. T. (Katherine Taylor)  Search this
Fennemore, James, 1849-1941  Search this
Gates, G. F. (George F.)  Search this
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925  Search this
Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933  Search this
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
Illingworth, W. H. (William H.), 1842-1893  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
James, George Wharton, 1858-1923  Search this
Leach, J. A.  Search this
McMurry  Search this
Nelson, Edward William, 1855-1934  Search this
Niblack, Albert P. (Albert Parker), 1859-1929  Search this
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882  Search this
Ogden, Herbert Gouverneur, 1846-1906  Search this
Partridge, W. H. (William Henry), 1858-1939  Search this
Randall, A. Frank  Search this
Russell, Israel C. (Israel Cook), 1852-1906  Search this
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909  Search this
Shaw, Clarence H.  Search this
Spaulding, Randall  Search this
Stanley-Brown, Joseph, 1858-1941  Search this
Thurlow, J., 1831-1878  Search this
True, Frederick William, 1858-1914  Search this
Turner, Lucien M. (Lucien McShan)  Search this
Vroman, A. C. (Adam Clark), 1856-1916  Search this
William, J. J.  Search this
Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903  Search this
Names:
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1,195 Prints (albumen, silver gelatin, and platinum)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Prints
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Stereographs
Postcards
Place:
Wyoming
Virginia
New York
New Mexico
Vermont
South Carolina
Maine
Louisiana
Massachusetts
Maryland
Montana
Nebraska
Alaska
British Columbia
Arizona
Colorado
California
Date:
1871-1912
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs of geologic features and the natural environment of the American West, Alaska, and Mexico, most of which were created during government surveys and the expansion of railroads during the 1800s. There are also photographs collected and made by individuals who worked or traveled in the west. Depicted locales include Alaska, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, and Wyoming, and there are some additional images of artifacts, artwork, and portraits. Photographers represented include William Henry Jackson, John K. Hillers, Timothy H. O'Sullivan, E. O. Beaman, James Fennemore, William Bell, and other professional and amateur photographers.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 37
Varying Form of Title:
Scenic Views of North America
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Charles Savage photographs previously filed in Photo Lot 37 have been relocated to National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 156.
Bourne & May photographs previously filed in Photo Lot 37 have been relocated to National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 159.
The National Anthropological Archives holds additional photographs by photographers or from accessions represented in this collection in Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 40, and other photo lots.
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Photographs of North American geology and scenery, 1871-1912
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Formations (Geology)  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Stereographs
Postcards
Citation:
Photo lot 37, Photographs of North American geology and scenery,National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.37
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-37

Village with Wood Plank Houses and Totem Poles; Canoes, Wood Structure with Bell, and Group of People in Foreground; Possibly Chief's House in Center n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 albumen print 005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in
Culture:
Haida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 00049300
OPPS NEG 72-7012
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_19126

Cemetery Showing Grave Posts, Skoltka's Father and Uncle's Head Poles, and Wood Houses Containing Headless Skeletons of Those Buried After Some Great Epidemic n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Culture:
Haida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 00051400
OPPS NEG 72-481
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_19147

Chief Jim's House and Totem Poles n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Culture:
Haida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 00051500
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_19148

Three Wood Plank Houses with Totem Poles; Group of People In Foreground, Family? of Mr John; Mr John, Crow Clan, and His Wife, Whale Clan n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Culture:
Haida Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 00051600
OPPS NEG SI 38583A
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_19149

Carved Wood Figure of Wolf Design on Chief's Grave House 1883

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 gelatin print 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Culture:
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local number:
NAA INV 00135200
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_20014

Quartz Mill on Creek 1883

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 gelatin print 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local number:
NAA INV 00135300
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_20015

Chief Kadashan's or Katashaan's Wood Plank House? and Two Totem Poles; Man in Doorway of House 1899

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 gelatin print 005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in
Culture:
Tlingit Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1899
Local number:
NAA INV 00135400
OPPS NEG 84-13,396
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_20016

Icebergs n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 01406800
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_29285

View of Boat and Glacier 1883

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local number:
NAA INV 01406900
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_29286

View of Glacier 1883

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local number:
NAA INV 01407000
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_29287

View of Buried Forest on Moraine 1883

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local number:
NAA INV 01407100
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Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects 1840s-1960s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_29288

View of Site of Extinct Glacier Showing Rock Beside Stream; Lake and Snow-Capped Mountains in Background n.d

Creator:
Davidson, I. G  Search this
Physical description:
1 photoprint 005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in
Type:
Photographs
Date:
nd
Local number:
NAA INV 02695100
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Photographs of North American geology and scenery 1871-1912
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_69900

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