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George V. Allen photograph collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier

Collector:
Allen, George V.  Search this
Names:
Albuquerque Indian School  Search this
Castillo de San Marcos (Saint Augustine, Fla.)  Search this
Chilocco Indian Agricultural School  Search this
Geological Survey (U.S.)  Search this
Haskell Indian Nations University  Search this
United States Indian School (Carlisle, Pa.)  Search this
Yankton Mission (Yankton Indian Reservation, S.D.)  Search this
American Horse, 1840-1908  Search this
Big Bow Chief  Search this
Bogy, Lewis V. (Lewis Vital), 1813-1877  Search this
Cushing, Frank Hamilton, 1857-1900  Search this
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923  Search this
Hough, Walter, 1859-1935  Search this
Iron Bull (Crow Indian chief)  Search this
Kelly, Luther S. (Luther Sage), 1849-1928  Search this
Mató-Tópe, Mandan chief, d. 1837  Search this
Mix, Charles E.  Search this
Monroe, Mark, 1930-  Search this
Moran, John, 1831-1903  Search this
Ouray  Search this
Red Cloud, 1822-1909  Search this
Red Dog, Oglala chief  Search this
Red Shirt, 1845?-1925  Search this
Reilly, John James, 1838-1894  Search this
Reynolds, Joseph Jones, 1822-1899  Search this
Sitting Bull, 1831-1890  Search this
Spotted Tail, 1823-1881  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Two Guns White Calf, 1872-1934 (Piegan)  Search this
Photographer:
Alvord, Kellogg, & Campbell  Search this
Bailey & Whitesides  Search this
Bailey, Dix, & Mead  Search this
Bennett & Brown  Search this
Black Hills View Company  Search this
Brooks Photo  Search this
Brubaker and Whitesides  Search this
C. Duhem & Bro.  Search this
Calfee & Catlin  Search this
Caswell & Davy  Search this
Copelin & Son  Search this
Cosand & Mosser  Search this
Cunningham & Co. (1880-1889)  Search this
D.D. Merrill, Randall & Co.  Search this
E. & H.T. Anthony (Firm)  Search this
Eaton, of Ralston, Oklahoma  Search this
Griffith & Griffith  Search this
Gurnsey & Illingworth  Search this
Hamilton and Hoyt  Search this
Hamilton and Kodylek  Search this
Hansard & Carden  Search this
Henry L. Shepard & Co.  Search this
Ingersoll View Company (St. Paul, Minnesota)  Search this
J.J. Reilly & Co.  Search this
Judd and McLeish  Search this
Keystone View Company  Search this
Kilburn Brothers  Search this
Lawrence & Houseworth  Search this
Leonard & Martin  Search this
M.S. Mepham & Bro.  Search this
Martin's Gallery  Search this
Montgomery Ward  Search this
Ramsour & Pennel  Search this
Reed & McKenney  Search this
Rodocker & Blanchard  Search this
Savage & Ottinger  Search this
Thomas Houseworth & Co  Search this
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Universal Photo Art Co  Search this
Whitney & Zimmerman  Search this
Wittick & Bliss  Search this
Wittick & Russell  Search this
Young & Chase  Search this
Barker, George, 1844-1894  Search this
Barry, D. F. (David Francis), 1854-1934  Search this
Batchelder, B. P. (Benjamin Pierce), 1826-1891  Search this
Bates, Edw. (Edward)  Search this
Beaman, Edward O.  Search this
Bell, C. M. (Charles Milton), approximately 1849-1893  Search this
Bell, William, 1830-1910  Search this
Benecke, Robert  Search this
Bennett, H. H. (Henry Hamilton), 1843-1908  Search this
Bierstadt, Charles, 1819-1903  Search this
Blessing, S. T.  Search this
Blosser, J. A.  Search this
Bonine, Elias A., 1843-1916  Search this
Brockham, William (of Morris, Minnesota)  Search this
Brown, William Henry, 1844-1886  Search this
Brubaker, C. B.  Search this
Buehman, Henry, 1851-1912  Search this
Calfee, H. B. (Henry Bird), 1848-1912  Search this
Carbutt, John, 1832-1905  Search this
Carter, C. W., 1832-1918  Search this
Chamberlain, W. G. (William Gunnison)  Search this
Chase, D. B. (Dana B.)  Search this
Childs, B. F. (Brainard F.), ca. 1841-1921  Search this
Choate, J. N. (John N.), 1848-1902  Search this
Clark, George A. (George Alfred), 1936-  Search this
Climo, John Saunders  Search this
Cobb, William Henry, 1859-1909  Search this
Conklin, E (Enoch)  Search this
Cozzens, Samuel Woodworth, 1834-1878  Search this
Croft, Thomas  Search this
Cross, W. R. (William R.)  Search this
Currier, Frank, fl. 1890-1909  Search this
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952  Search this
Curtis, George E., 1830-1910  Search this
Cushing, W. H., fl. 1870-1889  Search this
Davis, S., fl. 1860-1880  Search this
Doremus, John P., 1827-1890  Search this
Eaton, E. L. (Edric L.), b. ca. 1836  Search this
Ebell, Adrian J. (Adrian John), 1840-1877  Search this
Eisenmann, Charles, b. 1850  Search this
Flanders, Dudley P.  Search this
Forsyth, N. A. (Norman A.), 1869-1949  Search this
Fouch, John H., 1849-1933  Search this
Gardner, Alexander, 1821-1882  Search this
Godkin, William R.  Search this
Goodell, Abner Cheney, 1831-1914  Search this
Graves, C. H. (Carleton H.), -1943  Search this
Gurnsey, B. H. (Byron H.), 1833-1880  Search this
Hamilton, J. H. (James H.)  Search this
Hart, Alfred A., 1816-1908  Search this
Hawkins, B.A.  Search this
Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921  Search this
Hazeltine, M. M. (Martin Mason), 1827-1903  Search this
Heister, H. T., (Henry T.), -1895  Search this
Heller, Louis Herman, ca. 1839-1929  Search this
Heston, Wat  Search this
Hillers, John K., 1843-1925  Search this
Hook, W. E. (William Edward), 1833-1908  Search this
Huffman, L. A. (Laton Alton), 1854-1931  Search this
Illingworth, W. H. (William H.), 1842-1893  Search this
Immke, Henry W.  Search this
Ingalls, George W., 1838-1920  Search this
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942  Search this
Jacoby, W. H. (William H.), 1841-1905  Search this
Jarvis, J. F. (John F.), b. 1850  Search this
Johnson, W.S.  Search this
Kirkland, Geo. W. (George W.)  Search this
Knight, J. Lee  Search this
Landon, S. C. (Seth C.), b. 1825  Search this
Line, A. A.  Search this
Little, H.N.  Search this
Marshall, William I. (William Isaac), 1840-1906  Search this
Martin, Alex (Alexander), 1841-1929  Search this
Maude, F. H. (Frederic Hamer)  Search this
Maynard, Hannah, 1834-1918  Search this
Maynard, Richard, 1832-1907  Search this
McIntyre, A. C. (Alexander Carson)  Search this
Meddaugh, J. E.  Search this
Mellen, Geo. E. (George Egbert), b. 1854  Search this
Mepham, Michael S.  Search this
Mitchell, Daniel S.  Search this
Morrow, Stanley J.  Search this
Muybridge, Eadweard, 1830-1904  Search this
Newcomb, C. H.  Search this
Nims, F.A.  Search this
O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882  Search this
Palmer, A. A.  Search this
Parker, Joseph C.  Search this
Pierron, Geo. (George), b. 1816  Search this
Pollock, Charles, 1832-1910  Search this
Powers, F. F.  Search this
Raitt, T.G.  Search this
Randall, A. Frank  Search this
Rau, William Herman, 1855-1920  Search this
Rinehart, F. A. (Frank A.)  Search this
Rodocker, D. (David)  Search this
Rothrock, George H.  Search this
Rudy, W. Ira  Search this
Russell, Andrew J.  Search this
Rutter, Thomas H., 1837-1925  Search this
Savage, C. R. (Charles Roscoe), 1832-1909  Search this
Seaver, C. (Charles)  Search this
Sedgwick, S. J. (Stephen James)  Search this
Shipler, James William, 1849-1937  Search this
Soule, John P.  Search this
Stoddard, Seneca Ray, 1844-1917  Search this
Taber, I. W. (Isaiah West), 1830-1912  Search this
Thorne, G.W.  Search this
Thurlow, J., 1831-1878  Search this
Towne, Bertram C.  Search this
Trager, George E.  Search this
Upton, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin)  Search this
Watkins, Carleton E., 1829-1916  Search this
Weitfle, Charles, 1836-1921  Search this
Wendt, Julius M.  Search this
Whitney, Joel E. (Joel Emmons), 1822-1886  Search this
Williscraft, W.H.  Search this
Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903  Search this
Woodburn, J. R.  Search this
Zimmerman, Charles A., 1844-1909  Search this
Publisher:
Beal's Gallery  Search this
Continent Stereoscopic Company  Search this
Florida Club (Cooperative)  Search this
Union View Company (Rochester, New York)  Search this
Webster & Albee (Rochester, N.Y.)  Search this
Smith, O. C.  Search this
Extent:
67 Lantern slides
26 Negatives (glass)
10 Negatives (nitrate)
6 Autochromes (photographs)
50 Stereographs (circa 50 printed stereographs, halftone and color halftone)
1,000 Stereographs (circa, albumen and silver gelatin (some tinted))
239 Prints (circa 239 mounted and unmounted prints, albumen (including cartes de visite, imperial cards, cabinet cards, and one tinted print) and silver gelatin (some modern copies))
96 Prints (Album :, silver gelatin)
21 Postcards (silver gelatin, collotype, color halftone, and halftone)
Culture:
Puyallup  Search this
Kumeyaay (Diegueño)  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Tohono O'odham (Papago)  Search this
Kalispel (Pend d'Oreilles)  Search this
Indians of North America -- California  Search this
Taos Indians  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Kickapoo  Search this
Laguna Indians  Search this
Pueblo  Search this
Ho-Chunk (Winnebago)  Search this
Havasupai (Coconino)  Search this
Assiniboine (Stoney)  Search this
Isleta Pueblo  Search this
Mojave (Mohave)  Search this
Mewuk (Miwok)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Arctic peoples  Search this
Akimel O'odham (Pima)  Search this
Piipaash (Maricopa)  Search this
Iroquois  Search this
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Modoc  Search this
A:shiwi (Zuni)  Search this
Niimíipuu (Nez Perce)  Search this
Washo Indians  Search this
A'aninin (Gros Ventre)  Search this
Tonkawa  Search this
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Yavapai  Search this
Ute  Search this
Sauk  Search this
Chaticks Si Chaticks (Pawnee)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Bannock  Search this
Shoshone  Search this
Cochiti Pueblo  Search this
Omaha  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Choctaw  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Eskimos  Search this
Northwest Coast  Search this
Indians of North America -- Plateau  Search this
Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)  Search this
Numakiki (Mandan)  Search this
Sahnish (Arikara)  Search this
Tlingit  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northeast  Search this
Haida  Search this
Cree  Search this
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Acoma Pueblo  Search this
Quapaw Indians  Search this
Osage  Search this
Apache  Search this
Kaw (Kansa)  Search this
Umatilla  Search this
Shawnee  Search this
Fox  Search this
Pomo  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southern States  Search this
Indians of North America -- Subarctic  Search this
Paiute  Search this
Seminole  Search this
Mi'kmaq (Micmac)  Search this
Niuam (Comanche)  Search this
Potawatomi  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Lantern slides
Negatives
Autochromes (photographs)
Stereographs
Prints
Postcards
Place:
Custer Battlefield (Montana)
Date:
circa 1860-1935
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs relating to Native Americans or frontier themes, including portraits, expedition photographs, landscapes, and other images of dwellings, transportation, totem poles, ceremonies, infants and children in cradleboards, camps and towns, hunting and fishing, wild west shows, food preparation, funeral customs, the US Army and army posts, cliff dwellings, and grave mounds and excavations. The collection also includes images of prisoners at Fort Marion in 1875, Sioux Indians involved in the Great Sioux Uprising in Minnesota, the Fort Laramie Peace Commission of 1868, Sitting Bull and his followers after the Battle of the Little Bighorn, and the aftermath of the Wounded Knee Massacre in 1890.

There are studio portraits of well-known Native Americans, including American Horse, Big Bow, Four Bears, Iron Bull, Ouray, Red Cloud, Red Dog, Red Shirt, Sitting Bull, Spotted Tail, Three Bears, and Two Guns White Calf. Depicted delegations include a Sauk and Fox meeting in Washington, DC, with Lewis V. Bogy and Charles E. Mix in 1867; Kiowas and Cheyennes at the White House in 1863; and Dakotas and Crows who visited President Warren G. Harding in 1921. Images of schools show Worcester Academy in Vinita, Oklahoma; Chilocco Indian School; Carlisle Indian Industrial School; Haskell Instittue, and Albuquerque Indian School.

Some photographs relate to the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia, 1876; World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, 1893; Louisiana Purchase Exposition in St. Louis, 1903; and Centennial Exposition of the Baltimore and Ohio Railraod, 1876. Expedition photographs show the Crook expedition of 1876, the Sanderson expedition to the Custer Battlefield in 1877, the Wheeler Survey of the 1870s, Powell's surveys of the Rocky Mountain region during the 1860s and 1870s, and the Hayden Surveys.

Outstanding single views include the party of Zuni group led to the sea by Frank Hamilton Cushing; Episcopal Church Rectory and School Building, Yankton Agency; Matilda Coxe Stevenson and a companion taking a photographs of a Zuni ceremony; John Moran sketching at Acoma; Ben H. Gurnsey's studio with Indian patrons; Quapaw Mission; baptism of a group of Paiutes at Coeur d'Alene Mission; court-martial commission involved in the trial of Colonel Joseph J. Reynolds, 1877; President Harding at Sitka, Alaska; Walter Hough at Hopi in 1902; and Mrs. Jesse Walter Fewkes at Hopi in 1897.
Biographical/Historical note:
George V. Allen was an attorney in Lawrence, Kansas and an early member of the National Stereoscope Association. Between the 1950s and 1980s, Allen made an extensive collection of photographs of the American West, mostly in stereographs, but also including cartes-de-visite and other styles of mounted prints, photogravures, lantern slides, autochromes, and glass negatives.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 90-1
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Camps  Search this
Child care  Search this
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Totem poles  Search this
Cookery  Search this
Wild west shows  Search this
Fishing  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Dwellings  Search this
Funeral rites and ceremonies  Search this
Wounded Knee Massacre, S.D., 1890  Search this
Citation:
Photo Lot 90-1, George V. Allen collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-1
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Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3c6f12a20-b859-4219-a567-b2b3246a66be
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-90-1
Online Media:

MS 992-b Letter, notes, and comparative vocabulary of Chinook and Tahkaht

Creator:
Knipe, Christopher, Rev.  Search this
Extent:
4 Pages
Culture:
Chinook  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
May 19, 1865
Scope and Contents:
Encloses comparative vocabulary of Chinook and "Tahkaht" (Nootka), 3 pages. Also 3 sheets (6 pages) miscellaneous notes on blue paper similar to covering letter, and presumably enclosed with it.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 992-b
Local Note:
One of the miscellaneous sheets, approximately 6 " square, carries a note signed by C. Knipe, however, the notes on the reverse are in the handwriting of George Gibbs. --MCB.
General:
Previously titled "Letter."
Topic:
Language and languages -- Documentation  Search this
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Citation:
Manuscript 992-b, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS992B
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33ac34a9a-738b-43ba-9071-81c5e6db58f3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms992b

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 215, Folder 16
Culture:
Nisga'a (Niska)  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Tlingit  Search this
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Tsimshian  Search this
Haida  Search this
Wet'suwet'en (Babine Carrier)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1916
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 05/5017-05/5071, 05/5130, 05/6895-05/6905 (055017-05071, 055130, 056895-056905).
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 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4bee775a3-f49b-47ea-9910-ea440a86d61a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16138

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia, Collection from Princeton, 1-136

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 215, Folder 21
Culture:
Klukwan Chilkat  Search this
Yup'ik (Yupik Eskimo)  Search this
Inupiaq (Alaskan Inupiat Eskimo)  Search this
Tsimshian  Search this
Heiltsuk (Bella Bella)  Search this
Tlingit  Search this
Haida  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Nisga'a (Niska)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1920
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 09/7843-09/8152 (097843-098152).
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 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv46e389f0e-a8e7-434c-b05c-445432628bb6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16153

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, British Columbia and Alberta

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 6
Culture:
Pikuni Blackfeet (Piegan)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Cowichan  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1923
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 12/2448-12/2484, 13/1980-13/1993
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 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv436836abd-ea87-4379-96b0-c78371678a7c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16177

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 7
Culture:
Nisga'a (Niska)  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Cowichan  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Kaska Dena  Search this
Haida  Search this
Gitxsan (Gitksan)  Search this
Stó:lo (Lower Fraser River Salish)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1924
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 12/7946-12/7951, 13/2081-13/2082, 13/3955-13/4059 (127946-127951, 132081-132082, 133955-134059).
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 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv45362317e-139d-4cd8-97d9-10151664f433
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16180

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 12
Culture:
Tlingit  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Cowichan  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1928
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 16/0472-16/0476, 16/1719-16/1721, 16/2069-16/2088, 16/2765-16/3335 (160472-160476, 161719-161721, 162069-162088, 162765-163335).
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 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4bb6cfb1e-8a73-48f6-94e8-e8ccbee45278
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16195

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, Alaska and British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 14
Culture:
Tlingit  Search this
Klukwan Chilkat  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Haida  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 17/6676-17/6681 (176676-176681).
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.
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Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b123ec1a-e56d-412e-af61-c91e8ea5633f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16201

George T. Emmons: Object Lists with Notes, British Columbia

Collection Creator:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation  Search this
Collection Director:
Heye, George G. (George Gustav), 1874-1957  Search this
Container:
Box 216, Folder 15
Culture:
Cowichan  Search this
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931
Scope and Contents:
Notes on 18/1053-18/1070 (181053-181070).
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.
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Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records
Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation records / Series 6: Collectors
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4cd4bde0a-8f1a-468f-bf99-86d6200cbd28
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-001-ref16204

Indian wearing Nootka mask and head piece

Creator:
Carpenter, Charles H.  Search this
Collector:
Tilton, Willis G.  Search this
Names:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Collection Collector:
Tilton, Willis G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (photographic negative)
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1904
Biographical / Historical:
Photograph probably taken at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, St. Louis
Local Numbers:
OPPS NEG.T13571
Local Note:
Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.
Identified as a Nootka mask by Wilson Duff, Department of Anthropology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, visit 10-30-69.
A Nootka Indian at St Louis World's Fair, 1909, was Chief Atliu, sent to Exposition by C. F. Newcombe. -Victoria Wyatt, h/79.
Numbers 13570 and 15695 on original list (pink list).
2 negatives - duplicated but different numbers on original list.
Negative
Place:
Missouri -- St. Louis
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.

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Topic:
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
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/nw3499abc9f-5b40-4663-b260-ead405703ab6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-89-8-ref934
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Basket with cover

Culture/People:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Collector:
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957  Search this
William A. Newcombe (William Newcomb), Non-Indian, 1884-1960  Search this
Object Name:
Basket with cover
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined
Dimensions:
4 x 6 x 6 cm
Object Type:
Containers and Vessels
Place:
Vancouver Island; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Catalog Number:
19/8931
Barcode:
198931.000
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Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Containers and Vessels
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws633223d52-7162-4a04-919e-d8b864f01b8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_212587
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"Indian pony pack train"

Creator:
Maynard, Richard, of Victoria, British Columbia  Search this
Collection Collector:
Allen, George V.  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph (7 x 3.5 in.)
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Scope and Contents:
The item is unnumbered but is in the series Victoria, British Columbia
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.09839400
Other Title:
Victoria, British Columbia
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka'wakw)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Photo Lot 90-1, George V. Allen collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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George V. Allen photograph collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw38dcf6144-3240-4188-8fe6-aa0b12edfd6f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-90-1-ref695
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Indian women exhibiting cranial deformation

Creator:
Maynard, Richard, of Victoria, British Columbia  Search this
Collection Collector:
Allen, George V.  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph (7 x 3.5 in.)
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Scope and Contents:
The six women are seated on a coastal beach.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.09847100
Other Title:
Victoria, British Columbia
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Topic:
Cranial deformation -- American Indian  Search this
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka'wakw)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Photo Lot 90-1, George V. Allen collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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George V. Allen photograph collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw361f43de3-dba0-4619-a0af-ceb0ab577dfc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-90-1-ref772
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Elderly Indian woman seated in the opening of a makeshift tent

Creator:
Maynard, Richard, of Victoria, British Columbia  Search this
Collection Collector:
Allen, George V.  Search this
Extent:
1 Stereograph (7 x 4.25 in.)
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Stereographs
Scope and Contents:
Another Indian is in the interior lying beneath a blanket.
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.09859800
Other Title:
Victoria, British Columbia
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

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Collection Rights:
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Topic:
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Kwakiutl (Kwakwaka'wakw)  Search this
Collection Citation:
Photo Lot 90-1, George V. Allen collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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George V. Allen photograph collection of photographs of Native Americans and the American frontier
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw33295f8a3-7f8c-467e-bfb0-766b37dfec22
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-90-1-ref900
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Makah Indians Towing a Whale Ashore at the Landing at Tatoosh Island Drawing

Creator:
Swan, James Gilchrist  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.). Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (leaf)
Container:
Box 40, Folder 566
Culture:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Indians of North America -- Northwest Coast of North America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Works of art
Date:
1861
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.09037900

OPPS NEG.86-3621
Local Note:
drawing
Collection Restrictions:
Some materials are restricted.

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Topic:
Nootka (Nuu-chah-nulth)  Search this
Genre/Form:
Works of art
Collection Citation:
Department of Anthropology Records, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Department of Anthropology records
Department of Anthropology records / Series 17: Division of Ethnology / 17.1: Manuscript and Pamphlet File / Mason, Otis T.—Notebook—Zootechny
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw360463042-297d-4e35-ba96-c540cff0c718
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0311-ref16075

Basket hat

Culture/People:
Tla-o-qui-aht (Clayoquot) [Ahousaht]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Mrs. Thomas, Tla-o-qui-aht (Clayoquot) [Ahousaht]  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Seattle Indian Center  Search this
Object Name:
Basket hat
Media/Materials:
Cedar bark, bear grass
Techniques:
Twined, dyed, braided
Dimensions:
17.5 x 31.2 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Place:
Washington; USA
Date created:
1966
Catalog Number:
26/166
Barcode:
260166.000
See related items:
Tla-o-qui-aht (Clayoquot) [Ahousaht]
Clothing/Garments: Headwear and Headdresses
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws658ecfa6d-484e-4515-967e-ad7fc2956b52
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276259
Online Media:

Bow

Culture/People:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)  Search this
Previous owner:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Seller:
William Ockleford Oldman (W.O. Oldman/William Ockelford Oldman), Non-Indian, 1879-1949  Search this
Object Name:
Bow
Media/Materials:
Yew
Techniques:
Carved
Object Type:
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Place:
North Coast Regional District (Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District), Kitimat-Stikine Regional D; British Columbia; Canada
Date created:
1770-1830
Catalog Number:
2/5923
Barcode:
025923.000
See related items:
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka)
Hunting/Fishing/Warfare
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6fa547576-042d-49f7-a03e-5831332c9124
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_27666
Online Media:

Moon of the Herring

Culture/People:
Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tim Paul, Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat), b. 1950  Search this
Previous seller:
Spirit Wrestler Gallery  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:
Moon of the Herring
Object Name:
Print
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink, plastic
Techniques:
Woodcut/Woodblock printed, etched/printed, screenprinted/serigraph printed, cut, stitched
Dimensions:
63 x 66.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Esperanza; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
26/4383
Barcode:
264383.000
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Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6375b2419-df5a-4bd6-bec8-2b21ba499b96
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280585
Online Media:

Moon Of The Herring

Culture/People:
Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tim Paul, Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat), b. 1950  Search this
Previous seller:
Spirit Wrestler Gallery  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:
Moon Of The Herring
Object Name:
Print
Media/Materials:
Paper, ink, plastic
Techniques:
Woodcut/Woodblock printed, screenprinted/serigraph printed, etched/printed, cut, stitched
Dimensions:
63 x 66.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Esperanza; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
26/4468
Barcode:
264468.000
See related items:
Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66fff0203-938e-4c61-94fe-82955e92968c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_280670
Online Media:

Summer Seasonal Moon

Culture/People:
Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tim Paul, Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat), b. 1950  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:
Summer Seasonal Moon
Object Name:
Sculpture
Media/Materials:
Cedar, cedar bark, feather/feathers, paint, wood
Techniques:
Carved, pegged, twisted, painted
Dimensions:
61 x 25 x 92 cm
Object Type:
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place:
Esperanza Inlet; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada
Archipelago:
Vancouver Island Group
Island Name:
Vancouver Island
Date created:
2000
Catalog Number:
26/5484
Barcode:
265484.000
See related items:
Hesquiaht Nuu-chah-nulth (Hesquiat)
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Northwest Coast
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63e53c5df-e733-4dce-9f39-4f26e39dea48
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_281711
Online Media:

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