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California Powwow

Culture/People:
Tongva (Gabrielino Mission)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
L. Frank (L. Frank Manriquez), Tongva (Gabrielino Mission)/Ajachemem (San Juan de Capistrano Luiseño), b. 1952  Search this
Previous owner:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Donor:
R. E. Mansfield (Richard E. Mansfield), Non-Indian, 1937-2007  Search this
Title:
California Powwow
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink, paint
Techniques:
Drawn, painted
Dimensions:
18.2 x 28 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sebastopol; Sonoma County; California; USA
Date created:
1992
Catalog Number:
26/4347
Barcode:
264347.000
See related items:
Tongva (Gabrielino Mission)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws675f64f2e-9f62-4828-88fc-a76684b016d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280548
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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
See more items in:
Douglas E. Evelyn photograph and ephemera collection
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

Santa Cruz, California

Artist:
Lois Conner, born New York City 1951  Search this
Medium:
platinum-palladium print
Dimensions:
image: 6 7/8 x 16 7/8 in. (17.5 x 42.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
1983
Topic:
Landscape\coast  Search this
Landscape\California\Santa Cruz  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Copyright:
© 1983, Lois Conner
Object number:
1984.18.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk718917528-b3af-4f30-a07d-dcfdb40662be
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1984.18.4

Pomo Indian Basket, California

Artist:
Louis Siegriest, born Oakland, CA 1899-Berkeley, CA 1990  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
image: 34 x 23 1/8 in. (86.4 x 58.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1939
Topic:
Indian\Pomo  Search this
History\United States\California  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Object\written matter\poster  Search this
Object\art object\basket  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ralph H. Lewis
Object number:
1973.23.7
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ee406a90-cecb-407b-af2e-00ab8caad9ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.23.7

Indians in Council, California

Artist:
Albert Bierstadt, born Solingen, Germany 1830-died New York City 1902  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
15 7/8 x 21 7/8 in. (40.4 x 55.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1872
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\California  Search this
Indian  Search this
Ceremony\Indian\council  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\teepee  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Marvin J. and Shirley F. Sonosky in memory of Harryette Cohn
Object number:
1998.148
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73a89074a-29d9-4c4c-a417-97c72fa7c623
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1998.148

Earrings in the form of spoons

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
IACB source:
Northern California Indian Development Council Gift Shop  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings in the form of spoons
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Carved
Dimensions:
4.8 x 1.3 x 0.4 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/5709
Barcode:
255709.000
See related items:
Northern California
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64d9f6256-0d17-479b-866f-65c4335ff436
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271575
Online Media:

Earrings in the form of spoons

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
IACB source:
Northern California Indian Development Council Gift Shop  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Earrings in the form of spoons
Media/Materials:
Animal bone, metal jewelry findings
Techniques:
Carved, drilled
Dimensions:
4.2 x 0.9 x 0.3 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/5712
Barcode:
255712.000
See related items:
Northern California
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a4c35f49-876c-41b5-ae1f-34b8e6d98c35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271578
Online Media:

Plume Of California Quail Feather

Collector:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Donor Name:
Maj. Stephen Powers  Search this
Culture:
Konkow (Concow)  Search this
Maidu  Search this
Object Type:
Zoological
Place:
Feather River, California, United States, North America
Accession Date:
1876
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
004856
USNM Number:
E21373-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38a986b84-5b80-405f-886f-ceb5a8cf5a80
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8360729
Online Media:

Necklace

Culture/People:
Northern California  Search this
Donor:
Kevin Gover, Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)/Niuam (Comanche), b. 1955  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace
Media/Materials:
Abalone/Haliotis shell, shell beads, glass bead/beads, twine/string
Techniques:
Strung
Dimensions:
53.0 x 106.0 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
2005-2008
Catalog Number:
26/7042
Barcode:
267042.000
See related items:
Northern California
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws678670503-600d-4f09-ae44-7e8fca556e45
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_394212
Online Media:

Charm bag

Culture/People:
Northern California  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Charm bag
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Strung
Dimensions:
38 x 4.1 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1990
Catalog Number:
26/5886
Barcode:
265886.000
See related items:
Northern California
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws666797f58-c421-4a27-81c7-ea50045d5609
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282113
Online Media:

Necklace (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Object Name:
Necklace (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Hide, animal tooth/teeth, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
1138
Barcode:
001138.000
See related items:
Northern California
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62ebdc80d-994c-451a-90ad-665e5c062ef5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_952

Charm bag

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Object Name:
Charm bag
Media/Materials:
Willow, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem, commercially tanned leather
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
8.5 x 4.1 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1990
Catalog Number:
26/5888
Barcode:
265888.000
See related items:
Northern California
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69b4c3001-e298-4f24-8563-b0a1168e6eb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282115
Online Media:

Material for basketmaking

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
IACB source:
Edward Malin, Non-Indian  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Material for basketmaking
Media/Materials:
Spruce root, willow, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Split
Dimensions:
19.9 x 0.6 x 2.5 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
25/5933
Barcode:
255933.000
See related items:
Northern California
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67dbde3ea-d820-46bf-85e7-3992b5349ea5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_271799
Online Media:

Gorget

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Gorget
Media/Materials:
Abalone/Haliotis shell
Techniques:
Carved, incised, perforated
Dimensions:
13.5 x 10 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Catalog Number:
25/1577
Barcode:
251577.000
See related items:
Northern California
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b53dc0b7-60c3-489b-9bd5-148564f719fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267429
Online Media:

Charm bag

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Previous seller:
Leesport Antiques Mart (Leesport Antique)  Search this
Object Name:
Charm bag
Media/Materials:
Willow, redbud, dentalium shell/shells, shell/shells, glass bead/beads, hide thong/babiche
Techniques:
Twined, strung
Dimensions:
33.6 x 3.0 cm
Object Type:
Personal items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Date created:
1980-1990
Catalog Number:
26/5887
Barcode:
265887.000
See related items:
Northern California
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61587a081-cc7b-4a8c-963c-d42be2278b04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282114
Online Media:

Incense/smudging material

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Donor:
Kevin Gover, Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)/Niuam (Comanche), b. 1955  Search this
Object Name:
Incense/smudging material
Media/Materials:
Sage, grass
Techniques:
Tied, dried
Dimensions:
18.0 x 4.0 x 3.0 cm
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
2008
Catalog Number:
26/7043
Barcode:
267043.000
See related items:
Northern California
Ceremonial/Ritual items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws675e5b5b7-6b3d-4ede-b10e-fc0fc4f5ff4b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_394213
Online Media:

Basket cover

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket cover
Media/Materials:
Willow, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Twined, dyed
Dimensions:
6.6 x 15.3 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
26/729
Barcode:
260729.000
See related items:
Northern California
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a22d03a0-7630-4ee4-a370-104c310e767b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276896

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Conifer root, bear grass, maidenhair fern stem
Techniques:
Twined, false-embroidered
Dimensions:
7.5 x 15.5 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1900-1920
Catalog Number:
26/1191
Barcode:
261191.000
See related items:
Northern California
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63b7e4029-e73b-43d7-9d2c-f0119e48bcda
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277287

Arrow

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Clemens F. Fulda, Non-Indian, 1846-1914  Search this
Seller:
Dr. Clemens F. Fulda, Non-Indian, 1846-1914  Search this
Object Name:
Arrow
Media/Materials:
Wood, jasper, feather/feathers
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
Northern California; California; USA
Catalog Number:
2/9321
Barcode:
029321.000
See related items:
Northern California
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws625417c04-73ff-4fdc-ad6b-c9d299861e2a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31376
Online Media:

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
probably Northern California (attributed)  Search this
Previous owner:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Seller:
Frederick W. Skiff (Frederick Woodward Skiff/F.W. Skiff), Non-Indian, 1868-1947  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Hazel, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Northern California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
15/6522
Barcode:
156522.000
See related items:
Northern California
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6bd3bd435-cdb9-495f-90d8-d9432b442c34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_167781
Online Media:

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