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Ninigret Ii

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Ninigret II, c. 1632 - c. 1723  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
84.5cm x 76cm (33 1/4" x 29 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1681
Topic:
Ninigret II: Male  Search this
Ninigret II: Native American\Native American leader\Chief  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art
Object number:
48.246
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm49e2a98c7-3176-446a-b595-6cfc396983aa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_48.246

Souvenir Spoon

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
gold (gilt wash material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/2 in x 4 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 1.27 cm x 10.4775 cm x 2.2225 cm
Object Name:
Spoon, Souvenir
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Place depicted; created for:
United States: North Carolina, Asheville
Place owned; place used:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1891 - 1902
Patent date:
1891-07-14
Subject:
Architecture, Commercial Buildings  Search this
Building & Architecture  Search this
hotels  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Corn  Search this
North Carolina  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Arthur Wallace Dunn
ID Number:
DL.63.0215
Catalog number:
63.0215
Accession number:
243466
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b4b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1446834
Online Media:

Souvenir Spoon

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 14.9225 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Created for:
United States: Utah
Place sold:
United States: Utah, Salt Lake City
Date made:
ca 1891
1893 - 1902
Patent date:
1891-07-14
Subject:
History  Search this
Mormons. Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints  Search this
Settlement  Search this
Utah  Search this
western expansion  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Indians  Search this
Corn  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Ruth Donovan and Mrs. Margaret Kynaston
ID Number:
DL.63.0297
Catalog number:
63.0297
Accession number:
243539
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-14da-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1447122
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spoon

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14.1 cm x 2.9 cm; 5 9/16 in x 1 1/8 in
overall: 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 13.97 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
ca 1892
Subject:
Columbian Expo  Search this
Expositions and Fairs  Search this
Worlds Fair  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Building & Architecture  Search this
Architecture, Public Buildings  Search this
Credit Line:
Charles & Rosanna Batchelor Memorial, Inc.
ID Number:
DL.61.1077C
Catalog number:
61.1077C
Accession number:
233749
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a0-f6b0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_302880
Online Media:

Souvenir Orange Spoon

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
spoon, souvenir: 15.1 cm x 3 cm; 5 15/16 in x 1 3/16 in
overall: 1/2 in x 6 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.27 cm x 15.24 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Created for; place sold:
United States: New York, Schenectady
Place owned; place used:
United States: New Jersey
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
ca 1890
Date made; year patented:
1891 - 1902
Patent date:
1891-07-14
Subject:
Eating  Search this
Fruit  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Corn  Search this
New York  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Patented  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles & Rosanna Batchelor Memorial, Inc.
ID Number:
DL.61.1077L
Catalog number:
61.1077L
Accession number:
233749
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Food
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-da4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322682
Online Media:

spoon

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
spoon, souvenir: 13.1 cm x 3.2 cm; 5 3/16 in x 1 1/4 in
overall: 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; .9525 cm x 13.335 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Souvenirs  Search this
American colonies  Search this
Boston  Search this
Revolutionary War  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Credit Line:
Charles & Rosanna Batchelor Memorial, Inc.
ID Number:
DL.61.1077K
Catalog number:
61.1077K
Accession number:
233749
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1577-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322687
Online Media:

spoon

Maker:
Gorham Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal, silver (overall material)
Measurements:
spoon, souvenir: 5 1/2 in x 1 in; 13.97 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 5/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 13.97 cm x 2.8575 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Date made:
ca 1890
Subject:
Souvenirs  Search this
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Pilgrims  Search this
Credit Line:
Charles & Rosanna Batchelor Memorial, Inc.
ID Number:
DL.61.1077N
Catalog number:
61.1077N
Accession number:
233749
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-1300-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322714
Online Media:

Souvenir Spoon

Physical Description:
silver (overall material)
Measurements:
spoon, souvenir: 15.1 cm x 3 cm; 5 15/16 in x 1 3/16 in
overall: 5/8 in x 6 in x 1 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 15.24 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
spoon
Object Type:
flatware
Place made:
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Created for:
United States: New York, Schenectady
Date made:
1891 - 1902
Patent date:
1891-07-14
Subject:
Indians  Search this
Native Americans  Search this
Corn  Search this
New York  Search this
Souvenirs  Search this
Tourist Trade  Search this
Patented  Search this
ID Number:
1977.0918.86
Accession number:
1977.0918
Catalog number:
1977.0918.86
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-b57a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_322683
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Newport Folk Festival 1964, The: Evening Concerts, Vol. 1

Performer:
Seeger, Pete, 1919-2014  Search this
Nixon, Hammie, 1908-1984  Search this
Estes, Sleepy John, 1899-1977  Search this
Rachell, Yank  Search this
Sainte-Marie, Buffy  Search this
Feliciano, José  Search this
Ochs, Phil  Search this
Proffitt, Frank  Search this
Rodriguez Brothers (Musical group)  Search this
Jug Band  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
African American  Search this
Cree Indians  Search this
Hispanic Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
Rhode Island
Newport (R.I.)
New York
Tennessee
North Carolina
Date:
1965
Contents:
Oh Mary don't you weep ; Never wed an old man (Pete Seeger) -- Corinna (Sleepy John Estes) -- Melora ; Cod'ine (Buffy Sainte-Marie) -- La bamba ; El pastor ; I'm satisfied with my babe (Joser Feliciano) -- Yo soy negro (Rodriguez Brothers) -- The power and the glory ; Draft dodger rag (Phil Ochs) -- Tom Dooley ; Moonshine still (Frank Proffitt) -- I'm a woman ; Sadie Green ; My gal (Jim Kweskin and the Jug Band).
Track Information:
101 Oh, Mary Don't You Weep / Pete Seeger. Banjo.

102 Maids When You're Young Never Wed an Old Man / Pete Seeger. Banjo.

103 Corrina / Hammie Nixon, Sleepy John Estes, Yank Rachell. Guitar,Harmonica,Jug,Mandolin.

104 Melora / Buffy Sainte-Marie.

105 Codine / Buffy Sainte-Marie.

106 La Bamba / José Feliciano. Guitar.

107 El Pastor / José Feliciano. Guitar.

108 I'm Satisfied with My Babe / José Feliciano. Guitar.

201 Yo Soy Negro / Rodriguez Brothers (Musical group). Guitar.

202 The Power and the Glory / Phil Ochs. Guitar.

203 The Draft Dodger Rag / Phil Ochs. Guitar.

204 Tom Dooley / Frank Proffitt. Banjo.

205 Moonshine Still / Frank Proffitt. Banjo.

206 I'm a Woman / Jug Band.

207 Sadie Green / Jug Band.

208 My Gal / Jug Band.
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-LP-0356

Vanguard.9184
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Vanguard 1965
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Newport (R.I.), Rhode Island, United States.
General:
Program notes on container.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Jug band music  Search this
Banjo  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Harmonica  Search this
Jug  Search this
Mandolin  Search this
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-LP-0356
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 9: Audio / Commercial / LPs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk585479227-40e1-494b-be49-c5304e7bf915
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref6322

Newport Folk Festival: Indian Workshop

Performer:
Archuleto, Manuel  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Kiva  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Rhode Island
United States
Newport (R.I.)
Contents:
Kiva song--Sioux Indian song--Sioux War Dance--You girls go down stream two by two
Track Information:
101 Narration.

102 Kiva Song.

103 Sioux Indian Song.

104 Sioux War Dance.

105 Sioux War Dance.

107 You Girls Go Down Stream Two by Two.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-10RR-3111
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Newport (R.I.), United States, Rhode Island, July 28, 1963.
General:
COPY;REEL 1/3;LABELLED REEL 2;INDIAN WORKSHOP;STEREO;PRODUCTION NOTES IN BOX ON VANGUARD FORM;
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-10RR-3111
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / RR
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5bac96e85-4be3-4cbb-8ca0-93b8637e1918
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref21327

Newport Folk Festival: Indian Workshop

Creator:
McAllester, David P. (David Park), 1916-2006  Search this
Performer:
Tuttle, Sonny  Search this
Archuleto, Manuel  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Rhode Island
Newport (R.I.)
Track Information:
101 Narrative / Sonny Tuttle.

102 Sunrise War Dance / Sonny Tuttle.

103 Sioux War Dance / Manuel Archuleto.

104 Sioux War Dance / Manuel Archuleto.

105 Indian Song / Sonny Tuttle.

106 I Love You Honey / Manuel Archuleto.

107 I Love You Honey / David Park McAllester.

108 Pigeon Song / David Park McAllester.

109 Shield Dance / Manuel Archuleto.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-10RR-3112
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-10RR-3112
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / RR
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5621fd2b4-4f5b-43d1-bb91-2f16bf66ba25
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref21328

Newport Folk Festival: Indian Workshop

Creator:
McAllester, David P. (David Park), 1916-2006  Search this
Performer:
Irma  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Americans  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Rhode Island
United States
Newport (R.I.)
Contents:
Navajo dances--I've got a pretty girl--Round dance
Track Information:
105 Round Dance.

101 Navajo Social Dance Song / Irma.

102 Navajo Skip Dance / Irma.

103 Navajo Skip Dance / Irma.

104 I've Got a Pretty Gal / David Park McAllester.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-10RR-3113
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Newport (R.I.), United States, Rhode Island, July 28, 1963.
General:
COPY;REEL 3/3;LABELLED REEL 4;INDIAN WORKSHOP;STEREO;PRODUCTION NOTES IN BOX ON VANGUARD FORM;
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
American Indian  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-10RR-3113
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / RR
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5684620ff-d8ee-46ec-9204-b8af09ff785e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref21329

Newport Folk Festival: Ballad Workshop; Indian

Performer:
Paxton, Tom, 1937-  Search this
Archuleto, Manuel  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
San Juan Pueblo (N.M.)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
Rhode Island
United States
Newport (R.I.)
Illinois
Chicago (Ill.)
Arizona
New Mexico
Contents:
Tom Paxton--Sully's pal---Talk on Indian music--Enemy way--Albuquerque inter-tribal group
Track Information:
101 Sully's Pail / Tom Paxton. Guitar. English language.

102 Talk on American Indian Music.

103 Albequerque Inter-Tribal Group / Manuel Archuleto.

102 Enemy Way.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-10RR-3117
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Newport (R.I.), United States, Rhode Island, July 27, 1963.
General:
CDR COPY
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Folksong revival  Search this
American Indian  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-10RR-3117
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / CD / CDR copy
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk517fbdd84-9732-4c6c-9978-1e758a581eb4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-asch-ref21333

Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection

Creator:
Speck, Frank G. (Frank Gouldsmith), 1881-1950  Search this
Former owner:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Extent:
1428 Negatives (photographic)
40 Photographic prints (black & white)
Culture:
Mushuaunnuat (Barren Ground Naskapi)  Search this
Mistassini Cree  Search this
Lorette Huron  Search this
Mohawk  Search this
Montagnais Innu  Search this
Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg (Maniwaki Algonquin) [River Desert]  Search this
Maliseet (Malecite)  Search this
Mi'kmaq (Micmac)  Search this
Iroquois [Six Nations/Grand River (Brantford, Ontario)]  Search this
Penobscot  Search this
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Abenaki (Abnaki)  Search this
Wampanoag  Search this
Nauset  Search this
Mohegan  Search this
Niantic  Search this
Pequot  Search this
Nanticoke  Search this
Rappahannock  Search this
Chickahominy  Search this
Pamunkey  Search this
Mattaponi  Search this
Nansemond  Search this
Catawba  Search this
Eastern Band of Cherokee  Search this
Machapunga (Pungo River)  Search this
Innu  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Negatives
Place:
Massachusetts
Maine
Maryland
Virginia
Canada
Delaware
North Carolina
Date:
1909-1937
Summary:
The Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection includes portraits of individuals and families, as well as scenic shots and landscape views made between 1909 and 1937. Speck was an anthropologist and ethnographer, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania, and worked on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation collecting ethnographic materials across the Eastern United States and Canada. His collection of photographs includes materials from native communities ranging from Newfoundland to Ontario in Canada and from Maine to South Carolina in the United States.
Scope and Contents:
The Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection includes negatives and a small amount of prints made by Speck throughout the course of his career as an anthropologist and ethnographer. The majority of the photographs in this collection were made while Speck conducted field trips on behalf of the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation between 1924 and 1932, though there are photographs from before and after this time. This collection has been arranged into Series by geographical location and then into subseries by culture group or community. Series 1: Newfoundland and Labrador: Innu, Mushuaunnuat, 1916-1935; Series 2: Quebec: Innu, Mistassini Cree, Lorette Huron, Wawenock, Mohawk, Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg, 1910-1937; Series 3: New Brunswick and Nova Scotia: Maliseet, Mi'kmaq, 1909-1917; Series 4: Ontario: Six Nations/Grand River (Naticoke, Mohawk, Cayuga, Mahican, Tutelo), Oneida Nation, 1914-1937; Series 5: Maine and New Hampshire: Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, Abenaki, 1910-1924; Series 6: Massachussets and Rhode Island: Wampanoag, Nauset, 1914-1931; Series 7: Connecticut: Mohegan, Niantic, Schaghticoke, Pequot, 1912-1931; Series 8: Delaware: Nanticoke and Rappahanock, 1911-1925; Series 9: Virginia and Maryland: Rappahanock, Chickahominy, Pamunkey, Mattaponi, Nansemond, Potomac, Accomac, Powhatan, 1915-1924; Series 10: North Carolina and South Carolina: Catawba, Eastern Band of Cherokee, 1915-1930.

Many of Frank Speck's photographs are individual and family portraits of community members, many identified, posed outdoors in front of homes and community buildings. There are also landscape views as well as photographs taken during community events. There are a small amount of photographs that have now been restricted due to cultural sensitivity though for the most part Speck did not photograph culturally sensitive activities.
Arrangement:
The collection is intellectually arranged in 10 Series by geographic region and within each series by culture group. The negatives are physically arranged by catalog number.
Biographical / Historical:
Frank Gouldsmith Speck was born on November 8, 1881 in Brooklyn, New York. He studied under the prominent linguist John Dyneley Prince and anthropologist Franz Boas at Columbia University, receiving his BA in 1904 and MA in 1905. He received his Ph.D. in 1908 from the University of Pennsylvania. His doctoral dissertation on the ethnography of the Yuchi became a basis for an article which later appeared in the Handbook of American Indians. That same year Speck became an assistant in the University of Pennsylvania Museum and an instructor in anthropology at the University. He was made assistant professor in 1911, and professor and chairperson of the department in 1925, a position which he held until his death in 1950. Speck was the founder of the Philadelphia Anthropological Society, and was vice-president of the American Anthropological Association from 1945-46. Speck's research concentration was on the Algonkian speaking peoples. Speck studied every aspect of a culture: language, ethnobiology, technology, decorative art, myths, religion, ceremonialism, social organization, and music. Collecting material culture was also an integral part of Speck's fieldwork. His collections can be found in museums around the world, one of which is the National Museum of the American Indian. He is the author of numerous books and articles. Frank G. Speck died February 6, 1950. (A. Irving Hallowell, American Anthropologist, Vol. 53, No. 1, 1951)
Related Materials:
The Frank G. Speck Papers can be found at the American Philosophical Society (Mss.Ms.Coll.126) along with additional photographic materials by Speck.
Frank Speck published extensively in the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation publications; "Indian Notes" and "Indian Notes and Monographs." These publications are avialable through the Smithsonian Institution Libraries or online on the Internet Archive.
Separated Materials:
A small amount of notes from Speck's field work can be found in the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records (NMAI.AC.001) in Box 273, Folder 18 through Box 274 Folder 2.

Close to 4000 ethnographic and archeological items were collected by Speck for the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation (MAI) and are now in the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) collection. For more information about these objects contact the NMAI Collections Department.
Provenance:
The majority of the negatives were gifted to the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation (MAI) by Frank Speck in 1927. The group of Nanticoke photographs were purchased by the MAI in 1915 and smaller amounts of photographs were gifted and purchased by the MAI between 1923 and 1942.
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).
Rights:
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Topic:
Indians of North America -- Maine  Search this
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Genre/Form:
Negatives
Photographic prints
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Frank Speck photograph collection, Photo Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.001.032
See more items in:
Frank Gouldsmith Speck photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4a7ad21af-6cc2-49e2-a636-bcf01e1c4dc6
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-001-032
Online Media:

Annual Reports

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 404, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1925 - 1927
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 12: Publications / 12.1: Annual Reports
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4baa74eba-582b-4879-9270-61b3ccf8a888
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref15242
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Chonmonicase, a half chief

Creator:
McKenney, Thomas L. & Hall, James  Search this
Artist:
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Oto  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.3844 A
Local Note:
Black and white copy negative
Topic:
Otoe  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / McKenney and Hall
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw36da4cb69-8ad3-425b-89a8-a9fa5605c6d6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref10413

Unidentified man

Creator:
Haloran Bros  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Passamaquoddy  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
after 1888
Biographical / Historical:
Mount: cream colored back and front (dates after 1888), no border, corners appear to have been rounded (now badly damaged); name and address imprinted on bottom.

Photographer: By Haloran Bros., 77 North Main Street, Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.748305
Local Note:
Black and white copy negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / Haloran Bros
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3fd0aa51f-0c7c-419f-88c6-89084025b121
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref10591

[Oil painting of Pushmataha, noted Choctaw warrior]

Creator:
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Extent:
1 Glass negative
Culture:
Choctaw  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Glass negatives
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Copy from oil painting by C.B. King (1824) in Redwood Library. The original painting was in the Redwood Library, Newport, Rhode Island, until May 1970, when it was sold at auction by that library at the Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York City. The identity of the current owner is not known. Published in "Pageant of America", Vol II, p.117 with legend: "Pushmataha, from the portrait by Charles Bird King (1785-1862) in the Redwood Library, Newport, RI."
Biographical / Historical:
Born: 1764 in Noxubee County, Mississippi. Died: 1824 in Washington, DC.
Local Numbers:
BAE GN.1092 B
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / King, Charles Bird
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw31cc13f00-549c-48f9-84ab-d81211be1e44
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref12408

Assiniboin man, The Light

Creator:
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1832
Scope and Contents:
Listed in "Catalogue of Pictures, Statuary & Co., belonging to Redwood Library, September 1, 1885" as No. 170, "An Assiniboin Indian, from the most remote tribe that had ever visited Washington previous to 1838."
Biographical / Historical:
See John C. Ewers, "Charles Bird King, Painter of Indian Visitors to the Nation's Capital," Smithsonian Institution Annual Report for 1953, Washington, 1954, pages 467-68 and Plate 7. This is almost certainly intended to be a portrait of The Light, who visited Washington in 1831-32; a much better portrait of him was painted by Catlin in St Louis in the fall of 1831. (Both portraits reproduced by Ewers.)
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.9990000

OPPS NEG.4694
Local Note:
Black and white copy negative
Topic:
Assiniboin  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / King, Charles Bird
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3ecea42a0-de31-45e0-b75f-32b97b312e42
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref6656

Choctaw man, Pushmataha

Creator:
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Choctaw  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Biographical / Historical:
Pushmataha born 1764, Noxubee County, Mississippi; died 1824, Washington, D.C. Buried in Congressional Cemetery. For contemporary obituary see clipping from the National Journal, January 4, 1825, mounted in Volume II of Indian Miscellany, Rare Book Room, Bureau of American Ethnology Library. See also biographical sketch in Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 30.

Same subject in Volume I, 1838 Edition. Mc Kenney & Hall (Bureau of American Ethnology Library Cat. Number 574) has caption, Push-Ma-Ta-Ha / Chactan Warrior, and, written around the base of the bust is: On stone by J. W. Gear from a Painting by C. B. King. Printed by C. Hallmandel.
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.1092 B
Local Note:
Black and white copy negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / King, Charles Bird
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw347b51ee7-da26-4e55-b15a-063acd9939d1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref7531

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