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Maidu Indian altar near Placerville, California

Creator:
Carpenter  Search this
Hudson, J. W. (photographer ?)  Search this
Collector:
Tilton, Willis G.  Search this
Collection Collector:
Tilton, Willis G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic negative)
Culture:
Maidu  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
before 1903
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.T1832
Local Note:
Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.
Number 19347 on original pink list.
Negative
Related Materials:
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Photo Lot 89-8, Willis G. Tilton collection of photographs of Native Americans, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Willis G. Tilton collection of photographs of Native Americans
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3184d9068-ff0e-4ab6-86ac-c7324591297f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-89-8-ref646

Botanical Specimen: Willow

Collector:
Mrs. Annie E. Bidwell  Search this
Donor Name:
Dr. Marcus Benjamin  Search this
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Maidu (?)  Search this
Object Type:
Botanical
Place:
Lindo Channel, Butte County, California, United States, North America
Accession Date:
28 Mar 1903
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
040690
USNM Number:
E215573-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38258ad1f-0701-4b6a-8af1-14dce0a8b2e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8361269
Online Media:

Bear Attacking Mother and Child

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
American Indian Historical Society  Search this
Title:
Bear Attacking Mother and Child
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
44 x 54 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sacramento County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
26/2174
Barcode:
262174.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws673f99274-e451-4ad4-80ba-ffaa8165df9d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278282

Thirst and Death

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
American Indian Historical Society  Search this
Title:
Thirst and Death
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
61.6 x 76.8 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Rio Linda; Sacramento County; California; USA
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
26/2175
Barcode:
262175.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws667a69c4d-fd4e-45e3-a5a7-cc3ea4f4f11b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278283

Spring Season and Angleworms

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
American Indian Historical Society  Search this
Title:
Spring Season and Angleworms
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas board, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
35.5 x 45.4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Rio Linda; Sacramento County; California; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
26/2231
Barcode:
262231.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws660a01220-670a-4353-b08b-cd99bbc03597
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278339

The Virgin in Elaborate Dance

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
American Indian Historical Society  Search this
Title:
The Virgin in Elaborate Dance
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas board, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
50.9 x 40.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sacramento County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/2232
Barcode:
262232.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b6147012-a179-4c64-8124-63dda0c86dd7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278340

Women Killing Deer

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Frank L. Day (Frank Leveva Day), Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu, 1902-1976  Search this
Title:
Women Killing Deer
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paperboard, oil paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
35.1 x 42.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962
Catalog Number:
26/2316
Barcode:
262316.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64e9193cf-3675-4461-a9f8-9225c8f3ebae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278426

Sweat of the Sun and Tears of the Moon #61

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Harry Fonseca, Maidu/Native Hawaiian, 1946-2006  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:
Sweat of the Sun and Tears of the Moon #61
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Paperboard, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
38 x 28.2 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sacramento; Sacramento County; California; USA
Date created:
1991
Catalog Number:
26/3971
Barcode:
263971.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a14ffb55-31c5-4ff7-b232-63b294f201e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280124
Online Media:

Fortune

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  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:
Fortune
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
182 x 150.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1993
Catalog Number:
26/4322
Barcode:
264322.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws665c29f64-f7f6-4ae3-bc42-a6f99368597c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280523
Online Media:

Sun Stories I

Culture/People:
Mountain Maidu (Northeastern Maidu)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Denise Davis, Mountain Maidu (Northeastern Maidu), b. 1956  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:
Sun Stories I
Object Name:
Parfleche bag
Media/Materials:
Rawhide
Techniques:
Stitched, painted
Dimensions:
30 x 8 x 45 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Place:
Chico; Butte County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 2000
Catalog Number:
26/4354
Barcode:
264354.000
See related items:
Mountain Maidu (Northeastern Maidu)
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62baf6119-7d66-4626-9005-b4d418825635
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280555
Online Media:

Creation Story

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Harry Fonseca, Maidu/Native Hawaiian, 1946-2006  Search this
Seller:
Harry Fonseca, Maidu/Native Hawaiian, 1946-2006  Search this
Presenter/funding source:
George Wessler, Non-Indian, 1917-2012  Search this
Peggy Wessler (Peggy Marie Wessler), Non-Indian  Search this
Title:
Creation Story
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
525 x 194 x 542 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Santa Fe; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
26/5007
Barcode:
265007.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
On View:
NMAI, Washington DC: 3rd Floor Corridor, West Corridor
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ea0e3827-13c1-4845-809a-c4eae18b6701
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281200
Online Media:

Hand drum and drumstick

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
drum by Loren Newton, Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu and Pete Gutierrez, Non-Indian; logo by June Kay Randall (JuniKae Randall), Turtle Mountain Chippewa and Scott Thune, Non-Indian; painting by Starla Carle, Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Donor:
Robert Dambach, Non-Indian  Search this
Object Name:
Hand drum and drumstick
Media/Materials:
Hide, wood
Techniques:
Stretched, painted
Dimensions:
42.5 x 43.7 x 7.5 cm
Object Type:
Music and Sound
Place:
Oroville; Butte County; California; USA (inferred)
Date created:
2005-2006
Catalog Number:
26/5919
Barcode:
265919.000
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Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Music and Sound
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6977d84de-56ea-4ec6-a7f2-36c0459276ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282146
Online Media:

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Willow, redbud
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Round Valley; Round Valley Reservation; Mendocino County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
2/9557
Barcode:
029557.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f304083d-e231-4a76-af53-3b860d443edd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_30487
Online Media:

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Willow, redbud
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Central California; California; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
2/9565
Barcode:
029565.000
See related items:
Maidu
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d52f4b86-5e31-4d30-9a0d-a76b652201a0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31580
Online Media:

Basket bowl

Culture/People:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu  Search this
Previous owner:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Seller:
Joseph Keppler, Jr. (Udo J. Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956  Search this
Object Name:
Basket bowl
Media/Materials:
Willow, bracken fern root
Techniques:
Coiled
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Sherwood Valley; Sherwood Valley Rancheria; Mendocino County; California; USA
Catalog Number:
2/9568
Barcode:
029568.000
See related items:
Konkow (Conkaw) Maidu
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6971b4f0a-f227-4580-aa11-9c0461ca058c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_31583
Online Media:

Weh Pom [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Seller:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Title:
Weh Pom [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
122.2 x 122.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/7500
Barcode:
267500.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e55c633f-8509-46cc-b578-e295e48af7f6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396712
Online Media:

Basin [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Seller:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Title:
Basin [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
121.3 x 152.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/7501
Barcode:
267501.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61ee4f68d-c8eb-4f8c-afdc-20b2312a4d0f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396713
Online Media:

Northern Coast [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Seller:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Title:
Northern Coast [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
121.3 x 152.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/7502
Barcode:
267502.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62dd84a76-4f74-423c-9774-d8e5c121c96a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396714
Online Media:

Southern Coast [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Seller:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Title:
Southern Coast [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
121.3 x 152.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/7503
Barcode:
267503.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b8d15d37-0c4e-4974-9863-2d1455388b8c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396715
Online Media:

Mountain [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]

Culture/People:
Maidu  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Previous owner:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Seller:
Judith Lowry (Judith Lowry-Croul), Maidu/Achomawi (Pit River), b. 1948  Search this
Title:
Mountain [part of a set of paintings titled "Weh Pom and the Star Sisters"]
Object Name:
Painting
Media/Materials:
Canvas, acrylic paint
Techniques:
Painted
Dimensions:
121.3 x 152.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Nevada City; Nevada County; California; USA
Date created:
2003
Catalog Number:
26/7504
Barcode:
267504.000
See related items:
Maidu
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65bd87168-45ec-4734-8458-66af0f7f76c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_396716
Online Media:

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