Studio portraits, including those of Native Americans (probably Inuit, Kickapoo, and Pawnee or Kiowa), a cowboy or performer, and possibly R. E. Peyton, a Pawnee interpreter. Some of the Native Americans depicted may have been part of a show that traveled throughout Chicago and the West.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 4469
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional W. W. Smith and Robinson & Roe photographs held in National Anthropological Archives Photo Lot 24.
Numbered manuscripts 1850s-1980s (some earlier)
See others in:
Mrs. E. F. Rodriguez photograph collection of American Indians, circa 1890s
The collection is open for research.
Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Photo Lot 4469, Portraits of Native Americans, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution