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Albert Samuel Gatschet Papers 1828-1906

Creator:
Gatschet, Albert S (Albert Samuel) 1832-1907  Search this
Mooney, James 1861-1921  Search this
Photographer:
Choate, John N of Carlisle, Pennsylvania  Search this
Stotz, C. C  Search this
Culture:
Huron  Search this
Iroquois Caughnawaga  Search this
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Navajo Indians  Search this
Osage Indians  Search this
Iroquois Seneca  Search this
Apache Indians  Search this
Mandan Indians  Search this
Shoshoni Indians  Search this
Arapaho Indians  Search this
Miami Indians  Search this
Klamath Indians  Search this
Samoan  Search this
Iroquois Tuscarora  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Indians of North America Great Basin  Search this
Indians of North America Northeast  Search this
Wyandot Indians  Search this
Iroquois Indians  Search this
Seneca Indians  Search this
Tuscarora Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America Southwest, New  Search this
Indians of North America Plateau  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1828-1906
Topic:
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_87925

The Trial of Red Jacket

Artist:
John Mix Stanley, born Canandaigua, NY 1814-died Detroit, MI 1872  Search this
Sitter:
RED JACKET  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 1/2 x 36 1/8 in. (59.7 x 91.7 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1869
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
History\United States\Trial of Red Jacket  Search this
Occupation\other\chief  Search this
Occupation\education\orator  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of George M. Stanley (grandson of the artist) and family and museum purchase
Object number:
1990.34
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b50b6afc-f00a-4f39-9a41-55acdd4109b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1990.34

Andrew John

Artist:
Unidentified  Search this
Sitter:
Andrew John  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
16 x 15 in. (40.6 x 38.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1880
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
1985.66.403,430
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7f0483ad1-b695-4e97-a1f9-b46cb373abba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.403_430

Chippewa Picture Writing--Seneca Mask--Eastern Woodlands

Artist:
Louis Siegriest, born Oakland, CA 1899-Berkeley, CA 1990  Search this
Medium:
screenprint
Dimensions:
image: 34 x 23 1/4 in. (86.4 x 59.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1939
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Chippewa  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project  Search this
Object\written matter\poster  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Eastern Woodlands  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Ralph H. Lewis
Object number:
1973.23.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk758633357-b5e8-4986-835e-bf27e92a9dd8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1973.23.8

RED JACKET. SENECA WAR CHIEF.

Publisher:
McKenney and Hall, 1836-1844  Search this
Lithographer:
Courbould, 19th century  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, born Newport, RI 1785-died Washington, DC 1862  Search this
Printer:
Charles Joseph Hullmandel, English, born London, England 1789-died London, England 1850  Search this
Sitter:
RED JACKET  Search this
SA-GO-YOU-WAT-HA  Search this
Keeper Awake  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 5/8 x 13 5/8 in. (49.9 x 34.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1837-1844
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation\other\chief  Search this
Object\other\Indian Peace Medal  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1985.66.153,293
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76da6adca-e568-4e8b-b75b-628727227090
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.153_293

KI-ON-TWOG-KY., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America

Publisher:
McKenney and Hall, 1836-1844  Search this
F. W. Greenough  Search this
Copy after:
Charles Bird King, born Newport, RI 1785-died Washington, DC 1862  Search this
Printer:
I. T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment  Search this
Sitter:
KI-ON-TWOG-KY  Search this
CORN PLANT  Search this
Medium:
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 19 5/8 x 13 3/4 in. (49.9 x 34.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1836
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Dress\ethnic\Indian dress  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1985.66.153,294
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a2ae20f3-8134-49a2-91f9-0bf1b3d4c465
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.153_294

Deep Lake, an Old Chief

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Deep Lake  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (53.6 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.264
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk70744a892-efc3-4359-867d-ee0e50fcb4d6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.264

Round Island, a Warrior

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Round Island  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (53.7 x 41.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.265
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7334d06ee-afa4-466f-9371-45dcff104b4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.265

Hard Hickory, an Amiable Man

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Hard Hickory  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (53.6 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.266
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7bbcf052b-f6c0-4513-843e-76a251ba357a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.266

Good Hunter, a Warrior

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Good Hunter  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (53.6 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.267
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7289ccda7-5093-4068-a135-20323ff1a7ae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.267

String, a Renowned Warrior

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
String  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 1/8 x 16 1/2 in. (53.8 x 41.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.268
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7898e48a3-ef8c-4fe5-a352-271fe7a5227c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.268

Seneca Steele, a Great Libertine

Artist:
George Catlin, born Wilkes-Barre, PA 1796-died Jersey City, NJ 1872  Search this
Sitter:
Seneca Steele  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 3/4 x 16 3/4 in. (55.3 x 42.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1831
Topic:
Ethnic\Indian\Seneca  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
Object number:
1985.66.269
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77c598cdb-a2e7-4ddc-ba8d-3c43e8f8ffd9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1985.66.269

Seneca Indian, Aged 105 Conjockety

Artist:
Lars Gustaf Sellstedt, 30 Apr 1819 - 4 Jun 1911  Search this
Sitter:
Conjockety, 1745 - 1850?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
68.5cm x 56.1cm (26 15/16" x 22 1/16"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1850
Topic:
Costume\Outerwear\Shawl  Search this
Conjockety: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Object number:
1868:1 AKAG
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/sm49c3dd062-b836-4d23-adc3-77e28992490f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1868_1_AKAG

Ulysses S. Grant and Staff

Artist:
Alexander Gardner, 17 Oct 1821 - 10 Dec 1882  Search this
Sitter:
Amos Webster, 20 Aug 1837 - 03 Nov 1898  Search this
Edward De Welden Breneman, 1838? - 1870  Search this
Orville Elias Babcock, 25 Dec 1835 - 02 Jun 1884  Search this
George Keller Leet, ? - 26 Mar 1881  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker, 1828 - 31 Aug 1895  Search this
Michael Ryan Morgan, 18 Jan 1833 - 16 Sep 1911  Search this
Seth Williams, 22 Mar 1822 - 23 Mar 1866  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant, 27 Apr 1822 - 23 Jul 1885  Search this
Theodore Shelton Bowers, 10 Oct 1832 - 06 Mar 1866  Search this
Horace Porter, 15 Apr 1837 - 29 May 1921  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins, 13 Feb 1831 - 6 Sep 1869  Search this
Cyrus Ballou Comstock, 03 Feb 1831 - 29 May 1910  Search this
Adam Badeau, 29 Dec 1831 - 19 Mar 1895  Search this
Medium:
Albumen silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 30.5 x 43.2cm (12 x 17")
Mat (horizontal): 55.9 x 71.1cm (22 x 28")
Type:
Other
Place:
United States\District of Columbia\Washington
Date:
1865
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Architecture\Window  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Stool  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Star  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Male  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
John Aaron Rawlins: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Theodore Shelton Bowers: Male  Search this
Theodore Shelton Bowers: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union  Search this
Horace Porter: Male  Search this
Horace Porter: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Horace Porter: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker: Male  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker: Science and Technology\Engineer  Search this
Ely Samuel Parker: Politics and Government\Government Official\Commissioner  Search this
Adam Badeau: Male  Search this
Orville Elias Babcock: Male  Search this
Orville Elias Babcock: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Orville Elias Babcock: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Male  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\Cabinet Member\Secretary of War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Ulysses Simpson Grant: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
George Keller Leet: Male  Search this
George Keller Leet: Military\Army  Search this
Amos Webster: Male  Search this
Amos Webster: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Edward De Welden Breneman: Male  Search this
Edward De Welden Breneman: Military  Search this
Michael Ryan Morgan: Male  Search this
Michael Ryan Morgan: Military\Army  Search this
Seth Williams: Male  Search this
Seth Williams: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War  Search this
Seth Williams: Military\Army\Officer\Major General  Search this
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: Male  Search this
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: Education\Educator\Professor  Search this
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: Military\Army\Officer\Brigadier General  Search this
Cyrus Ballou Comstock: Science and Technology\Engineer\Military  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.80.167
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm497bfa468-2307-4098-9249-b6218200ac6f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.80.167

Tray

Donor Name:
Bureau Of American Ethnology  Search this
Culture:
Iroquois (Haudenosaunee), Seneca  Search this
Object Type:
Dish
Place:
Not Given, New York, United States, North America
Accession Date:
9 Feb 1891
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
024012
USNM Number:
E135916-0
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Anthropology
Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e3727778-945a-46bc-adaa-9146bb61520c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8339025
Online Media:

Card case

Culture/People:
Seneca  Search this
Object Name:
Card case
Media/Materials:
Wool cloth, silk ribbon, glass bead/beads, thread
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, raised beadwork, edge beaded
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
New York; USA
Catalog Number:
21/9093
Barcode:
219093.000
See related items:
Seneca
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws664befc2e-a548-4026-92f5-f680e61088c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_233664
Online Media:

Seneca Indians

Collection Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler, 1886-1972  Search this
Container:
Box 52
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1960
Collection Restrictions:
By Ethel Freeman's instructions, the collection was restricted for ten years dating from the receipt and signing of the release forms on October 12, 1972. Literary property rights to the unpublished materials in the collection were donated to the National Anthropological Archives.

Access to the Ethel Cutler Freeman papers requires an appointment.
Seminole recordings cannot be accessed without the permission of the Seminole Tribe.
Collection Rights:
Contact repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Ethel Cutler Freeman papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Ethel Cutler Freeman papers
Ethel Cutler Freeman papers / Series 6: North American Indians / Southwest tribes
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-xxxx-0166-ref1666

[Draft by L. Hauptman--"Chapter 2-The Tuscarora Company: The Civil War Through the Eyes of Isaac Newton Parker, Seneca Indian 1862-1864"]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Box 478
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
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 9: Subject Files / 9.9: Northeast
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref12628

[Iroquois Indian Games and Dances] [1 of 2]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Box 512
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
15 prints drawn by Jesse Cornplanter--Game of Peach Stones and Bowl; Women's Foot-Ball Game; Game of Javelin; Game of Snowsnakes; Great Feather Dance; Hands-joined Dance; Seneca Indian War Dance; Fish Dance; Green Corn Dance; False-face Dancers (two are Doorkeepers); Husk-face Dancers; False-face Dancers crawling into the Council House; False-face Dancers arriving at the Council House; False-face Dancers sitting in the Council House; The Doorkeepers' Dance. Bought by WCS 1980
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
See more items in:
William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 11: Artwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref14318

[Iroquois Indian Games and Dances] [2 of 2]

Collection Creator:
Sturtevant, William C.  Search this
Container:
Box 512
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents note:
15 prints drawn by Jesse Cornplanter--Game of Peach Stones and Bowl; Women's Foot-Ball Game; Game of Javelin; Game of Snowsnakes; Great Feather Dance; Hands-joined Dance; Seneca Indian War Dance; Fish Dance; Green Corn Dance; False-face Dancers (two are Doorkeepers); Husk-face Dancers; False-face Dancers crawling into the Council House; False-face Dancers arriving at the Council House; False-face Dancers sitting in the Council House; The Doorkeepers' Dance. Received from Elisabeth Tooker, 1992
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
See more items in:
William C. Sturtevant papers
William C. Sturtevant papers / Series 11: Artwork
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-2008-24-ref14320

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