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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.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
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
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Photographs of North American geology and scenery
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3a604035c-b921-4a58-bad1-332c96e1ef4a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-37
Online Media:

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.02695100
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Pyramid Harbor
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 37, Photographs of North American geology and scenery,National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of North American geology and scenery
Photographs of North American geology and scenery / Scenic views
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30b281036-fe9a-41fa-9fdb-2b5a12cfd0eb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-37-ref799

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Albumen print (005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in)
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Albumen prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00049300

OPPS NEG.72-7012
Local Note:
Note, Reverse: Chief Who Had Young Wife;One Day in Searching his Locks, She Found A Frog, and So Represented on Totem
Black and white albumen print on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Howkan Village
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Haida NM No # 00049300, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Haida
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw30e0686fd-ea54-4baa-9cc7-51fa3fcba7b0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref4144

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00051400

OPPS NEG.72-481
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Kaigan Village?/Howkan Village?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Haida NM No # 00051400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Haida
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw389801c69-ebea-4e1b-b647-f68fcbb56fa0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref4165

Chief Jim's House and Totem Poles

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00051500
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Kaigan Village?/Howkan Village?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Haida NM No # 00051500, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Haida
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw375b27aba-596c-4b29-be1f-6ab2081a3a1c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref4166

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Haida  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00051600

OPPS NEG SI.38583A
Local Note:
Note, Reverse: Howkan, Stickeen Word Meaning A Stone Lying Down;Kaigan, Japanese Word Meaning Seashore, A Strand
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Kaigan Village?/Howkan Village?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Haida NM No # 00051600, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Haida
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31f96e794-9c7f-4dbc-8b73-972f244c1f4f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref4167

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (gelatin print, 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box III:10, Folder 16
Box Remove, Folder 1-4, 6-7
Culture:
Tlingit  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00135200
Local Note:
Black and white gelatin print on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Fort Wrangell Village
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Tlingit NM No # Davidson 00135200, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Tlingit
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36c68cc88-c942-49f9-acad-6f9f1ee8ba00
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref5032

Quartz Mill on Creek

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (gelatin print, 008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box III:10, Folder 16
Box Remove, Folder 1-4, 6-7
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00135300
Local Note:
Black and white gelatin print on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Gold Creek
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Tlingit NM No # Davidson 00135300, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Tlingit
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw348bb7bd3-abef-4308-a165-63fbd8c3b213
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref5033

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

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (gelatin print, 005 in x 008 in mounted on 005 in x 008 in)
Container:
Box III:10, Folder 16
Box Remove, Folder 1-4, 6-7
Culture:
Tlingit  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1899
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.00135400

OPPS NEG.84-13,396
Local Note:
Black and white gelatin print on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Fort Wrangell Village
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Nwc Tlingit NM No # Davidson 00135400, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Northwest Coast / Tlingit
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ad7030a5-75ff-4ad4-b18f-94bdf50b87e7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref5034

Icebergs

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box I:5, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01406800
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on cardboard mount
Place:
Alaska -- Bartlett's Bay
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Arctic Gen Ak NM No # I G Davidson 01406800, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Arctic / Gen Ak
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3fc963a3f-e5cd-4cef-8c38-4ab181520adf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref13558

View of Boat and Glacier

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box I:5, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01406900
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Glacier Bay/Muir Glacier
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Arctic Gen Ak NM No # I G Davidson 01406900, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Arctic / Gen Ak
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3c382eb17-6afd-4171-ab55-921151355666
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref13559

View of Glacier

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box I:5, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01407000
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Glacier Bay/Muir Glacier
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Arctic Gen Ak NM No # I G Davidson 01407000, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Arctic / Gen Ak
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36109413e-1292-4705-8d63-78bb1d6424d3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref13560

View of Buried Forest on Moraine

Creator:
Davidson, I. G.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (008 in x 005 in mounted on 008 in x 005 in)
Container:
Box I:5, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1883
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.01407100
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint on standard card
Place:
Alaska -- Glacier Bay/Muir Glacier
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo Lot 24 SPC Arctic Gen Ak NM No # I G Davidson 01407100, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects
Photographs of Native Americans and Other Subjects / Series 1: America north of Mexico / Arctic / Gen Ak
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw327034710-331d-47ff-9ee1-3ec229db5c52
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-24-ref13561

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