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Ong-pa-ton-ga, or the Big Elk, Chief of the Omahas

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Folder Oversize Artwork Folder 13, Drawer 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1836
Scope and Contents note:
Painted by CB King. Lehman & Duval Lithrs Phila. Philadelphia Published by EyC. Biddle. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1836 by EC Biddle in the Clerks office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pa. Note on shrinkwrap that was removed: 120E. Taped to matboard
Collection Restrictions:
Files containing Sturtevant's students' grades have been restricted, as have his students' and colleagues' grant and fellowships applications. Restricted files were separated and placed at the end of their respective series in boxes 87, 264, 322, 389-394, 435-436, 448, 468, and 483. For preservation reasons, his computer files are also restricted. Seminole sound recordings are restricted. Access to the William C. Sturtevant Papers requires an apointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
William C. Sturtevant papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 11: Artwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3b70072a7-b71d-4245-98e8-7edf10737bca
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref14603

Marjorie Meriweather Post photograph collection

Creator:
Post, Marjorie Merriweather  Search this
Names:
Lehman & Duval Lithrs.  Search this
United States. Army. Signal Corps  Search this
Angeline, d.1896 (Suquamish Indian)  Search this
Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917  Search this
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Geronimo, 1829-1909  Search this
King, Charles Bird, 1785-1862  Search this
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733  Search this
Extent:
2 Lithographs
1 Postcard
1 Engraving
1 Print (mounted in frame)
1 newspaper clipping in frame made from squirrel
9 Prints (silver gelatin)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Apache  Search this
Duwamish (Dwamish)  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Lithographs
Postcards
Engravings
Prints
Photographs
Place:
Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs collected by Marjorie Meriweather Post relating to NAtive Americans. They include images of Post's home at Camp Topridge, Geronimo, Buffalo Bill Cody, Native chiefs and US officials at Pine Ridge in 1891, and Princess Angeline, daughter of Chief Seattle. Additionally, there are lithographs of Caa-tou-see and Shin-Ga-Ba-Wossinis, and a B. Picart engraving of Native Americans circling a burial mound and a newspaper clipping ("Out of Human Skin") in a frame made from a squirrel pelt.
Biographical/Historical note:
Marjorie Meriweather Post (1887-1973) was a Washington, D.C., businesswoman, philanthropist, and collector of decorative art objects. Her father Charles W. Post was the owner of Postup Cereal Company, later General Foods Corporation. In 1973, Marjorie Post's philanthropy earned her the first ever James Smithson Society Medal, the Smithsonian Institution's highest benefactor award. After her death, Post willed her Hillwood estate to the Smithsonian along with her American Native American collection at Camp Topridge.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 75-46
Location of Other Archival Materials:
The National Anthropological Archives holds the Marjorie Merriweather Post papers (MS 7278).
The Smithsonian Institution Archives holds the records of Post's Hillwood Estate, 1960-1976 (SIA RS00740).
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
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Genre/Form:
Photographs
Lithographs
Engravings
Citation:
Photo lot 75-46, Marjorie Meriweather Post photograph collection, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.75-46
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Marjorie Meriweather Post photograph collection
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw32481fa09-1206-4bd6-a263-107e7268a600
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-75-46

Kish-kal-wa a Shawanoe Chief

Creator:
ANONYMOUS  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph (8x10 in)
Culture:
Shawnee  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
What is clearly the original painting from which this was taken is the "Portrait of a Chippewa Chief," by Paul Kane in the Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, reproduced in Oliver La Farge, A Pictorial History of the American Indian, New York, 1956, page 82.
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.45113 F
Local Note:
Same subject in Volume 1, 1838 ed. McKenney & Hall (Bureau of American Ethnology Cat. No. 574) is from a different "plate", with minor differences in shoulder seam, perhaps nothing more. Has following information: Painted by C. B. King. Lehman & Duval, Lithrs Phila KISH-KALLO-WA Shawnee Chief Philadelphia Published by E. C. Biddle Entered according to act of Congrefs in the year 1836, by E. C. Biddle, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pa.
Black and white copy negative
Genre/Form:
Photographs
See more items in:
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives
Bureau of American Ethnology negatives / Additional Materials / ANONYMOUS
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-176-ref11650

North American herpetology, or, A description of the reptiles inhabiting the United States / by John Edwards Holbrook

Title:
North American herpetology
Description of the reptiles inhabiting the United States
Author:
Holbrook, John Edwards 1794-1871.  Search this
Illustrator:
Martin, Maria 1796-1863  Search this
Sera, J.  Search this
Printer:
Dorsey, E. G.  Search this
Lithographer:
Duval, Peter S. 1804 or 1805-1886  Search this
Lehman & Duval Lithrs  Search this
Inscriber:
Holbrook, John Edwards 1794-1871 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Girard, Charles 1822-1895 DSI  Search this
American Philosophical Society DSI  Search this
Physical description:
4 volumes, leaves of plates : illustrations (lithographs) ; 32 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Place:
United States
Date:
1836
1840
Topic:
Reptiles  Search this
Amphibians  Search this
Call number:
QL651 .H72 1836
QL651.H72 1836
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_111809

An essay on Indian corn. By Peter A. Browne

Title:
Indian corn
Author:
Browne, Peter A (Peter Arrell) 1782-1860  Search this
Chester County Cabinet of Natural Science  Search this
Lithographer:
Lehman & Duval Lithrs  Search this
Former owner:
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.) Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
32 p., [1] leaf of plates. col. front. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1837
Topic:
Corn  Search this
Call number:
SB191.M2 B76 1837
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_700327

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