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General Photograph collections

Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
Geronimo, 1829-1909  Search this
Extent:
13 Photographs
Culture:
Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux)  Search this
Tlingit  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa)  Search this
Kiowa  Search this
Chiricahua Apache  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1886-1913
Summary:
The General Photograph collections contains photographs depicting people, events, and activities related to the historical and contemporary lives of Native peoples throughout the Western Hemisphere.
Scope and Contents:
The General Photograph collections is comprised of individual small collections of photographs that were acquired by the Archive Center from various sources. These small collections are presented together under a single collection for easy access and depict the historical and contemporary lives of Native peoples throughout the Western Hemisphere.
Arrangement:
This collection is organized in folders by accession numbers.
Biographical / Historical:
The photographs in this collection were shot by a variety of photographers and depict many different people and scenes. For specific biographical and historical notes please see individual photographs listed in this guide.
Provenance:
The National Museum of the American Indian and its predecessor, Museum of the American Indian, acquired the photographs in this collection from 1916 to the present.
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).
Rights:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.999
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4f939fe05-6395-40b0-a532-f614b2f7ac5d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmai-ac-999
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2015.0049- Fort Wrangell Tlingit Industrial School photograph

Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 2015.0049
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1886-1887
Scope and Contents:
Albumen print on a studio cabinet card photographed by Winter & Brown (Eugene City, OR) circa 1886-1887. The photograph depicts students and teachers from the Fort Wrangell Tlingit Industrial School in Alaska posing outside a building. The school founder Rev. S. Hall Young is the taller man in the middle. The other individuals in the photograph are unidentified.
Provenance:
The photograph was donated by Murray Scher in 2015.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4f0f4509d-9b53-4e5d-96aa-ab0150ba050f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref1

2017.0028- Photograph of Doyaby (Kiowa)

Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 2017.0028
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1905
Scope and Contents:
Studio portrait depicting Doyaby (Kiowa) in traditional clothing. The photograph is attached to a card mount, which also features a 1905 calendar attached to the bottom. The following is also handwritten on the mount, "Doyaby Kiowa."
Provenance:
This photograph was donated by Crayton Walker in 2017.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b627b958-42c1-4f92-8907-c4195afe0d8a
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref15

2015.0012- Goyathlay (Geronimo) photograph

Photographer:
Logston, E. W.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 2015.0012
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
circa 1900-1905
Scope and Contents:
Gelatin silver print depicting Goyathlay (Geronimo) photographed by E. W. Logston circa 1900-1905. There is a signature on the card mount purportedly made by Goyathlay. The following is also stamped on the card mount: "GERONIMO in his famous war bonnet. Copyrighted E. W. Logston, Lowton, Okla."
Provenance:
Bequest of Catherine Horne, 2015.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4259ec910-d760-42d2-ad7b-897d2cea031d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref2

2014.0065- Grace Chandler Horn's Departure of the Warriors postcard

Photographer:
Horn, Grace Chandler  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 2014.0065
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1910
Scope and Contents:
Postcard of a Grace Chandler Horn photograph entitled, Departure of the Warriors. The postcard depicts an annual Ojibway performance in Wayagamug, Michigan of Longfellow's poem, A Song of Hiawatha. The photograph was published for Indian handicraft shop and theater in Wayagamug, Michigan.
Provenance:
Donated by an anonymous source in 2014.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv410c50b19-6fb4-462b-b3b5-6bb37ea986fb
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref25

2015.0020- Postcard of Hollow Horn Bear's funeral

Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 2015.0020
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
1913
Scope and Contents:
Gelatin silver postcard photographed by E. L. Woodin on March 16, 1913 and depicts the funeral of Chief Mato He Hlogeca, also known as Hollow-Horn Bear of the Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux) tribe. The photograph depicts pallbearers carrying a casket out of St. Paul's Church (now St. Augustine Church) on 15th and V streets, NW in Washington, DC. Behind the casket are six American Indian Chiefs (although only one is visible) and include Richard Wallace [Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)], John Carl (Chippewa/Ojibwa), Thomas L. Sloan (Omaha), P.H. Kennerly (Blackfeet), J.N.B. Hewitt (Seneca), and Joseph Craig (Umatilla).

A handwritten description about Hollow Horn Bear's death and funeral is on the back of the photograph, possibly written by the photographer.
Provenance:
The photograph was donated by Kai Schafft in 2015.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv489646d87-1699-42d1-a901-04c066ca5d0b
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref3

2017.0007- Stereograph of six Chiefs in President Roosevelt's inauguration parade

Photographer:
Singley, B. L. (Benjamin Lloyd)  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Photo-folder 2017.0007
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
One Keystone View Company stereograph depicting six Chiefs riding in President Theodore Roosevelt's inauguration parade on March 4, 1905. Individuals depicted include Goyathlay (Geronimo; Chiricahua Apache), Quanah Parker (Comanche), Buckskin Charlie (Ute), Hollow Horn Bear (Brule Sioux), American Horse (Oglala Lakota), and Little Plume (Piegan Blackfeet). The photo was probably shot by B. L. Singley.
Provenance:
The photograph was donated by Ken Maley in 2017.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv415057416-addb-4dee-9f14-e1bd2b30f7d1
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref4

2017.0026- Idle No More rally photograph

Photographer:
Shortey, Donovan  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Oversize 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
2012
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting a group of protesters at an Idle No More (#IdleNoMore) rally in Arizona, 2012. Protesters carry flags and signs as they march through the streets. Idle No More is a Canadian First Nations movement and Native communities in Arizona held this rally to show their support and solidarity for the cause.
Provenance:
Donated by Donovan Shortey in 2017.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Topic:
Protest Movements  Search this
Protest and social movements  Search this
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv46c082421-b05a-488b-ba8e-73245401f11e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref530

2018.0003- Totem Poles of Alaskan Indians and Cayuse Twins - Crying

Photographer:
Moorhouse, Lee, 1850-1926  Search this
Dossetter, Edward  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
2 Photographic prints
Container:
Oversize 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
1881-1898
Scope and Contents:
The first photograph is "Totem Poles of Alaskan Indians, " which depicts Massett, Queen Charlotte Islands, now Haida Gwaii. The albumen print is by Isaiah West Taber made from a 1881 negative by Edward Dossetter. The second photograph is "Cayuse Twins - Crying." This photo depicts two twins Tox-e-lox and A-lim-pum (also known as Ema and Edna Jones) in cradleboards. Platinum print by Major Lee Moorhouse, 1898. Both photographs are matted.
Provenance:
Gift of Wm. B. Becker in memory of Dee Brown, 2018.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv48d3570ad-9c13-47a5-96ee-fe63739ebf04
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref531

2009.0064- Ganondagan Dancer photograph

Creator:
James, Kayleen  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Oversize 1
Culture:
Seneca  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 2009
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting a portrait of a Ganondagan Dancer (Seneca) that was photographed by Kyleen James (Passamaquoddy) circa 2009. The photograph may have been shot at the Ganondagan Native American Dance and Music Festival held in New York.
Provenance:
Donated by Kayleen James in 2009.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4476ad3ba-71c9-489e-a52d-5c63c5e0908d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref532

2014.0023- Hopi Chief, Buffalo Dancer, and unidentified man photographs

Photographer:
Garrett, Norman Rhodes  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
3 Photographs
1 Negatives (photographic)
2 Photographic prints
Container:
Oversize 1
Culture:
Hopi Pueblo  Search this
Jemez Pueblo  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Negatives (photographic)
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1940-1980
Scope and Contents:
This lot consists of three photographs. One photograph depicts a Hopi Chief by photographer Norman Rhodes Garrett, Prescott, Arizona, circa 1950. The second photo is a negative depicting a Jemez Buffalo Dancer Felix Frague photographed by Ralph Anderson in New Mexico on August 15, 1940. The third photograph is of an unidentified man.
Provenance:
Gift of Neal McKinley, 2014.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4c726acce-1ae9-475c-9aef-416cc59ff264
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref533

2012.0072- Indian Madonna

Photographer:
Gifford, Benjamin A.  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Oversize 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Place:
Oregon
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
One photographic print entitled, "Indian Madonna," photographed by Benjamin A. Gifford, circa 1905. The photo depicts a young Native American mother and infant from the Columbia River Plateau in The Dalles, Oregon.
Biographical / Historical:
Benjamin A. Gifford (1859-1936) was born in DuPage County, Illinois. He worked as a photographer in Portland and The Dalles, Oregon. His work includes depictions of Native Americans, primarily of the Columbia Plateau region; the Columbia River and the Historic Columbia River Highway; and Central and Eastern Oregon.
Provenance:
Gift of Yeshiva University from the Hedi Steinberg Library in 2012.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv433344e83-3789-49c9-abd1-0a0c7af0e7ea
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref534

2004.0044- Photographs related to Commander John B. Herrington (Chickasaw) and Flight STS-113 of Space Shuttle Endeavor

Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
3 Photographs
Container:
Oversize 1
Photo-folder 2004.0044
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
1996
Scope and Contents:
This set of photos includes a photo collage, which features photographs, a small American flag, and flight patch. The collage reads, "This United States flag was flown aboard the Space Shuttle Endeavour, STS-77, May 19-29, 1996, orbiting the Earth 160 times, traveling 4.1 million miles. Presented to The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and the crew of the Endeavour, STS-113. [Signed] John B. Herrington / Mission Specialist"

Also included in this lot are 2 photographs of an eagle feather floating on the Space Shuttle Endeavour. The feather was presented by native elder Phil Lane, Sr. (Yankton Sioux) to Commander John B. Herrington (Chickasaw) in a religious ceremony and subsequently taken on a mission into space by Commander Herrington.

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) shot the photographs.
Separated Materials:
This collection was also donated with a Flute and a Certificate of Authentication related to Commander John B. Herrington and Flight STS-113 of Space Shuttle Endeavor. These are cataloged under object numbers 264550.
Provenance:
Gift of Commander John B. Herrington, 2004.
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).
Rights:
NMAI does not hold rights to the photographs. Please contact the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for permission to use these images.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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General Photograph collections
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4b14e6ede-ee18-4f0b-be40-2ebf2150b594
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmai-ac-999-ref536

2020.0013- Photograph depicting Kicking Bear and Short Bull

Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
1 Glass plate negative
Container:
Photo-folder 2020.0013
Culture:
Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Glass plate negatives
Date:
circa 1883-1890
Scope and Contents:
Glass plate negative and photograph depicting two Lakota leaders Kicking Bear (on left) and Short Bull (on right), photographed outdoors. The photograph was shot or collected by Lt. Blanton C. Welsh.
Provenance:
Gift of Rick Wiggin, 2020.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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1962.0112- Cabinet Card of Little Moon, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)

Creator:
Haynes, F. Jay (Frank Jay), 1853-1921  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print
Container:
Photo-folder 1962.0112
Culture:
Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Date:
circa 1883
Scope and Contents:
Colored cabinet card of a studio portrait of Little Moon, Apsáalooke (Crow/Absaroke), posed in traditional clothing photographed. Published by F. Jay Haynes studio in Fargo, Dakota, circa 1883. On reverse; "Haynes Palace Studio visits all cities on the Northern Pacific Railroad."
Biographical / Historical:
F. Jay Haynes was a photographer who traveled extensively in the West and who was best known for his early photographs of Yellowstone National Park. He was also the official photographer for the Northern Pacific Railroad, and for a time he even maintained a special railroad car equipped as a mobile photography studio which was called the "Haynes Palace Studio."
Provenance:
Originally collected by Sarah Maria Boyd Camp in the 1890s and acquired by the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundaion from the Winchester Historical Society in 1962.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
NMAI.AC.999, Item P19442
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2022.0019- Photograph of Dennis Banks

Names:
Banks, Dennis  Search this
Collection Collector:
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)  Search this
Extent:
1 Photograph
Container:
Oversize 1
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographs
Date:
2016
Scope and Contents:
Photograph depicting American Indian Movement (AIM) leader Dennis Banks. Photograph by Richard Mathis at the Lumbee Cultural Center, NC, in 2016.
Provenance:
Gift of Richard Mathis, 2022.
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:
Permission to publish materials from the collection must be requested from National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center. Please submit a written request to nmaiphotos@si.edu. For personal or classroom use, users are invited to download, print, photocopy, and distribute the images that are available online without prior written permission, provided that the files are not modified in any way, the Smithsonian Institution copyright notice (where applicable) is included, and the source of the image is identified as the National Museum of the American Indian. For more information please see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use and NMAI Archive Center's Digital Image request website.
Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); General Photograph collections, Box and Folder Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
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