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Unidentified Niuam (Comanche) girls

Collection Creator:
Croft, Thomas  Search this
Extent:
1 Cabinet photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 2
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Cabinet photographs
Date:
circa 1890
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of two unidentified Niuam (Comanche) girls. Photographed in the field by Thomas Croft.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Thomas Croft cabinet cards, NMAI.AC.350; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.350, Item P26734
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Thomas Croft cabinet cards
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv41c36ba3b-1e98-4cfc-91f5-e741bcda1cee
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-350-ref6

Niuam (Comanche) encampment

Collection Creator:
Schraubstadter, Oswald  Search this
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908  Search this
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 4
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1875
Scope and Contents:
Photograph of Niuam (Comanche) encampment in the vicinity of Fort Sill, Oklahoma Territory. Photographer unknown, circa 1875.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs, NMAI.AC.183; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.183, Item P09365
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Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b5684549-8533-43d3-9423-65d8e8c89219
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-183-ref16

Niuam (Comanche) encampment

Collection Creator:
Schraubstadter, Oswald  Search this
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908  Search this
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 3
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1875
Scope and Contents:
Photograph of Niuam (Comanche) encampment in the vicinity of Fort Sill, Oklahoma Territory. Photographer unknown, circa 1875.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs, NMAI.AC.183; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.183, Item P09362
See more items in:
Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4318af364-8ea9-4529-9486-b260f5627275
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-183-ref15

Unidentified Niuam (Comanche) man

Creator:
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Schraubstadter, Oswald  Search this
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908  Search this
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 4
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
Circa 1875
Scope and Contents:
Portrait studio photograph of an unidentified Niuam (Comanche) man. Probably photographed by W.P. Bliss near Fort Sill, Oklahoma Territory, circa 1875.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs, NMAI.AC.183; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.183, Item P09378
See more items in:
Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv41a244034-409b-40ae-a488-06b980de7fa4
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-183-ref18

Ce-tior Quinine [Niuam (Comanche)]

Creator:
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908  Search this
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Schraubstadter, Oswald  Search this
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908  Search this
Bliss, William P.  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 4
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1875
Scope and Contents:
Portrait studio photograph of Ce-tior Quinine [Niuam (Comanche)]. Probably photographed by either William Stinson Soule or W.P. Bliss near Fort Sill, Oklahoma Territory, circa 1875.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs, NMAI.AC.183; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.183, Item P09372
See more items in:
Oswald Schraubstadter collection of Fort Sill photographs
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv41413d581-700a-4593-b329-a8eb5da61957
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-183-ref17

Unidentified Niuam (Comanche) woman and child

Collection Creator:
Croft, Thomas  Search this
Extent:
1 Cabinet photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 1
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Cabinet photographs
Date:
circa 1890
Scope and Contents:
Portrait photograph of an unidentified Niuam (Comanche) woman and child. Photographed in the field by Thomas Croft.
Please note that the language and terminology used in this collection reflects the context and culture of the time of its creation, and may include culturally sensitive information. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and terminology. The information within this collection does not reflect the views of the Smithsonian Institution, but is available in its original form to facilitate research.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Thomas Croft cabinet cards, NMAI.AC.350; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.350, Item P26733
See more items in:
Thomas Croft cabinet cards
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4e3355fba-331a-4f9f-ae86-28d387730fb1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-350-ref5

Niuam (Comanche) village near Fort Sill, Indian Territory

Collection Creator:
Croft, Thomas  Search this
Extent:
1 Cabinet photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 1
Culture:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Cabinet photographs
Date:
circa 1890
Scope and Contents:
Cabinet Card photograph of a Niuam (Comanche) village near Fort Sill, Indian Territory. Photographed by Thomas Croft.
Collection Restrictions:
Access to NMAI Archives 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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archives 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); Thomas Croft cabinet cards, NMAI.AC.350; National Museum of the American Indian Archives Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.350, Item P26732
See more items in:
Thomas Croft cabinet cards
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4ef848fbf-4d33-486a-ad4e-bf427f7d2318
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-350-ref4

Demonstration item

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Josephine Wapp (Jospehine Myers-Wapp), Niuam (Comanche), 1912-2014  Search this
Donor:
Josephine Wapp (Jospehine Myers-Wapp), Niuam (Comanche), 1912-2014  Search this
Object Name:
Demonstration item
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Fingerwoven
Dimensions:
119 x 21 x 3 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Comanche County; Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1993-1994
Catalog Number:
25/4438
Barcode:
254438.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b15a13d3-0330-415d-9c85-ed6d0c82b198
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_270063
Online Media:

Bracelet

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Ye'-wu'-ta-gwa, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Ye'-wu'-ta-gwa, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Iron
Techniques:
Hammered
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
ma' wi' tsok'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1830-1880
Catalog Number:
2/1422
Barcode:
021422.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws687f4a7f7-1d96-47d0-b0cc-a74412ccfba1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22681
Online Media:

Paint stone

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Tci'-ka, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Pa-hi'-to-wa, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Sam (unknown surname), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Paint stone
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Unmodified
Object Type:
Materials: Raw
Native Term:
e' kwi'p ca
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1382
Barcode:
021382.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Materials: Raw
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6b7ef3220-9e08-43c4-9263-1823476f896e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22321
Online Media:

Hair-parting stick

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Mu-ne-ka-ni, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair-parting stick
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
na" tsi' pek
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1720
Barcode:
021720.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60d3533e5-498e-4082-9ad3-bfa5a866e335
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23071
Online Media:

Animal bone

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pa'-ki'-ki'-ma, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Animal bone
Media/Materials:
Animal Bone
Techniques:
Abraded
Object Type:
Medicines/Remedies
Native Term:
pu ti' ya tsu' ni'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1721
Barcode:
021721.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Medicines/Remedies
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e098c471-a6c9-4469-9b9f-13b2b07e593e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23072
Online Media:

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Po'a, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Hide thong/Babiche, metal, duck skin/skins
Techniques:
Strung
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
mo'n pi' ka di' ko
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1531
Barcode:
021531.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69e5a3f23-2e42-4682-b30d-243509b21497
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22792
Online Media:

Hair-parting stick

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Robert (unknown surname), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair-parting stick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
na" tsi' pek
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1585
Barcode:
021585.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a9cf63b-499f-4a83-ab6b-c2c2efa18cf7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22849
Online Media:

Bracelet

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Komatci't', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Bracelet
Media/Materials:
Silver
Techniques:
Hammered, stamped
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
ma' wi' tsok'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Date created:
1870-1900
Catalog Number:
2/1602
Barcode:
021602.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62279b750-162b-452a-8a60-b15058703730
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22939
Online Media:

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
To'-hu-nki, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
koi wuts ku na
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1626
Barcode:
021626.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6981fb818-7824-48d3-94a9-f13ae835124d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22964
Online Media:

Scratching stick

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pa'-ki'-ki'-ma, Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Scratching stick
Media/Materials:
Wood
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
na kwi' tsi' a wi'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1970
Barcode:
021970.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6deb96f6e-bfbc-4061-9201-3936c2f94a9f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_23261
Online Media:

Hair ornament (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pia'-ho-tsu (Big Eagle), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
i' ga kwu' ru'
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1336
Barcode:
021336.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws60395324c-f6ba-4653-af62-ebfc34749b8f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22271

Dance shield

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Pa'-wa-tai-wo (Lightman), Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Dance shield
Media/Materials:
Hide, wool yarn, wool cloth, hide thong/babiche, paint
Techniques:
Stretched, perforated, fingerwoven
Object Type:
Personal items
Native Term:
ta'pc
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1324
Barcode:
021324.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Personal items
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c1520f67-c48e-4c72-9f8c-d6d5d342ad83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22283
Online Media:

Hair ornament

Culture/People:
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Previous owner:
Po'-a-wi', Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Hair ornament
Media/Materials:
Feather/feathers
Techniques:
Wrapped, tied
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Native Term:
ti' mo ya
Place:
Oklahoma; USA
Catalog Number:
2/1338
Barcode:
021338.000
See related items:
Niuam (Comanche)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6c366af00-b474-4f60-8386-f133c7b657ff
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_22622
Online Media:

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