Photos are of Arapaho, Cheyenne, Commanche, Kiowa, Kiowa-Apache, and Wichita Indians; portraits, villages, and landscape views, including (miscellaneous ?) views of Fort Sill, Indian Territory. [Oklahoma]. Believed to have been taken by William S. Soule at and near Fort Sill, Indian Territory [Oklahoma] and possibly in the vicinity of Fort Dodge [Kansas], and Camp Supply [Oklahoma], ca. 1867-74. Prints placed in album at Smithsonian Office of Anthropology-A, numbered 1-40 with original captions.
Includes: "A preliminary report concerning an ethnohistoric investigation of the Wichita Indians of the southern plains" (230 pages); "An ethnographic investigation of the Wichita Indians of the southern plains (140 pages, meant to replace pages of the preliminary report); "A pilot study of Wichita Indian archeology and ethnohistory" (275 pages).
NAA MS 7032
Manuscript 7032, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution