Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
426 documents - page 1 of 22

Mammuthus columbi (Falconer)

Collector:
F. Herschel  Search this
Place:
Tama County, Iowa, United States, North America
Collection Date:
1912
Taxonomy:
Animalia Chordata Vertebrata Synapsida Mammalia Eutheria Afrotheria Proboscidea Elephantidae
Published Name:
Mammuthus columbi (Falconer)
USNM Number:
V7839
See more items in:
Paleogeneral
Mammals Terrestrial - Quaternary
Mammalia Pleistocene Geographic
Paleobiology
Data Source:
NMNH - Paleobiology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/337378d7a-b27e-44f5-8a96-477aeb73378f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhpaleobiology_3574315

Spilogale putorius interrupta

Collector:
R. M. Sharp  Search this
Preparation:
Skin
Skull
Sex:
Male
Place:
Gladbrook, Tama County, Iowa, United States, North America
Collection Date:
29 Mar 1892
Taxonomy:
Animalia, Chordata, Vertebrata, Mammalia, Eutheria, Carnivora, Caniformia, Mephitidae
Published Name:
Spilogale putorius interrupta
Other Numbers:
Mammals Field Number : 1
Other Catalog Number : A0045049
USNM Number:
33028
See more items in:
Vertebrate Zoology
Mammals
Data Source:
NMNH - Vertebrate Zoology - Mammals Division
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/333037958-bc20-446a-bd6f-98f9f95b7356
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhvz_7229224

Bead/beads

Culture/People:
Non-Indian; possibly collected among the Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Possible owner:
David T. Vernon (David Thomas Vernon/David C. Vernon), Non-Indian, 1900-1973  Search this
Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (Jackson Hole Preserve, Incorporated), 1940-  Search this
Object Name:
Bead/beads
Media/Materials:
Glass bead/beads, twine/string
Techniques:
Unmodified
Dimensions:
4 x 0.4 cm
Object Type:
Adornment/Jewelry
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1800-1900
Catalog Number:
25/3626
Barcode:
253626.000
See related items:
Non-Indian
Meskwaki (Fox)
Adornment/Jewelry
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6f3930201-b59f-4b54-be59-22f0f17f72ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269554
Online Media:

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed, stamped
Dimensions:
15.2 x 10.8 x 0.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/970
Barcode:
260970.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a3a27e62-7cb7-4a7f-970e-018fcd5a4dfa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276757

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, ink
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.6 x 15.6 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/991
Barcode:
260991.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6890e5bd2-2109-4b5f-9285-16b71ca59829
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277086

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint, glue
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed, glued
Dimensions:
15.6 x 15.6 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/992
Barcode:
260992.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62e96f3ca-23d7-45ed-ae3e-f69e21ff89b3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277087

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed, stamped
Dimensions:
15.2 x 10.7 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/998
Barcode:
260998.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws682e96bbf-577c-41f7-b4d6-f5f078128989
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277093

Pipe Dancer

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Pipe Dancer
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.2 x 15.2 x 0.6 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/999
Barcode:
260999.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws625765447-9b2a-44ce-84e0-3ad851ce0c4a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277094

Tile

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tamacraft, Inc. (Tama Craft/Tama Indian Crafts), 1955-1962  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Tipi Shop, Sioux Indian Museum and Crafts Center (Tipi shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Tile
Media/Materials:
Pottery, cork, ribbon, glaze, paint
Techniques:
Silkscreen printed, glazed
Dimensions:
15.4 x 15.2 x 0.8 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
1955-1962
Catalog Number:
26/1000
Barcode:
261000.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c0cd1dd-4c5c-4a46-b3c2-4df357f766b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277095

Pipebag

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]  Search this
Previous owner:
Wa-gwu'-ni'-ha, Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Mark Raymond Harrington (M. R. Harrington/MRH), Non-Indian, 1882-1971  Search this
Object Name:
Pipebag
Media/Materials:
Hide, glass bead/beads
Techniques:
Sewn, overlay beadwork, fringed
Dimensions:
83 x 19 cm
Object Type:
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Native Term:
the' mai ni' mu' ta"
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA (inferred)
Date created:
circa 1860
Catalog Number:
2/7824
Barcode:
027824.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox) [Tama, Iowa]
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
On View:
NMAI, New York, NY: Infinity of Nations, Woodlands
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws606aaf065-6f5d-4610-926f-af93a0b2c098
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_29643
Online Media:

Axe head

Culture/People:
possibly Multiple archaeological cultures (attributed), including Late Archaic and Woodland Traditions  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Axe head
Media/Materials:
Stone
Techniques:
Ground
Object Type:
Tools and Equipment (General)
Place:
Tama; Tama County; Iowa; USA
Date created:
3000 BC–AD 900 (Late Archaic to Late Woodland period)
Catalog Number:
4/7394
Barcode:
047394.000
See related items:
Multiple archaeological cultures
Tools and Equipment (General)
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws61a925f97-89ad-4aa8-9ddb-09c01344ebeb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_51101
Online Media:

Medicine bundle related to childbirth (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Medicine bundle related to childbirth (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wood, ribbon, deerhide/deerskin, sinew
Techniques:
Carved, wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
4/9221
Barcode:
049221.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6eaa956d6-ec09-4104-883b-1a89ce0804fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_53053

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, fox skin/fur, deerhide/deerskin (fawn), birdskin/birdskins, snakeskin
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
5/1911
Barcode:
051911.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6e436f556-5aca-422e-8f86-596e9ff838c7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_55971

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, wool cloth, buffalo tail, grass, wood, silk ribbon, snakeskin
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
5/3577
Barcode:
053577.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69ebe9460-0139-4385-80dc-1c1ac85c8f7b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_57895

Witch bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Witch bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, hide, ribbon, feather/feathers, root/roots, weasel skin/fur
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
5/8674
Barcode:
058674.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws66d32b497-e044-4055-8942-dda1289bd5ea
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_63008

Witch bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Witch bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth, woodpecker feather/feathers, birdskin/birdskins, ermine skin/fur, mole paw/foot, wood, vegetal fiber
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
5/9135
Barcode:
059135.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws652c51cca-60f7-42e2-a9c5-d33037800dcb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_63591

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Buffalo hide/skin
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
5/9137
Barcode:
059137.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws672654f3d-68a0-4ce7-9997-036f38b410ee
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_63593

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Cotton cloth
Techniques:
Wrapped
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Native Term:
wahbeno
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
6/7363
Barcode:
067363.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6ce674f80-5d7b-4e72-87fd-0ca1dd107bcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_72419

War bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
War bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
6/7871
Barcode:
067871.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d54e2c86-3e16-4fd9-928f-cf44b6965c1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_72800

Medicine bundle (Image withheld)

Culture/People:
Meskwaki (Fox)  Search this
Collector:
Truman Michelson, Non-Indian, 1879-1938  Search this
Object Name:
Medicine bundle (Image withheld)
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Twined
Object Type:
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Place:
Sac and Fox Reservation (Mesquakie Indian Settlement); Tama County; Iowa; USA
Catalog Number:
6/7877
Barcode:
067877.000
See related items:
Meskwaki (Fox)
Ceremonial/Ritual items: Bundles
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6470f8538-ee3e-4b16-8b83-db04d5b4325f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_72842

Modify Your Search







or


Narrow By