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Collection Photo, Print, Drawing Portraits and scenes of Northeastern tribes and individuals

About this Item

Title

  • Portraits and scenes of Northeastern tribes and individuals

Summary

  • Wide-ranging subjects include studio and informal portraits of individuals and groups in native dress, mothers and children, old men and women, wickiups and other structures, "medicine men," women making baskets, a group of men in feather headdresses in an automobile, families, Ojibwa "Chief Caupolican"(?) and canoe, Shinnecock woman "Aunt Becky Kellis", and a delegation(?) portrait. Not all tribes are identified; those which are include Fox, Seneca, Ojibwa (Chippewa), Potawatomi, Iroquois, Shinnecock, and "Musquakie," i.e. Fox Indians.

Created / Published

  • c1894-c1933 (one printed ca. 1950)

Headings

  • -  Indians of North America--Northeastern States--Clothing & dress--1890-1950
  • -  Indians of North America--Northeastern States--Spiritual life--1890-1950
  • -  Indians of North America--Northeastern States--Structures--1890-1950
  • -  Indians of North America--Northeastern States--Women--1890-1950
  • -  Shinnecock Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Fox Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Potawatomi Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Seneca Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Iroquois Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Ojibwa Indians--1890-1950
  • -  Wickiups--Iowa--1890-1950
  • -  Canoes--Illinois--1890-1950
  • -  Delegations--1890-1950
  • -  Mothers & children--1890-1950
  • -  Older people--1890-1950
  • -  Tribal chiefs--United States--1890-1950

Headings

  • Albumen prints--1890-1950.
  • Gelatin silver prints--1890-1950.
  • Group portraits--1890-1950.
  • Photographic postcards--1890-1950.
  • Portrait photographs--1891-1950.

Genre

  • Portrait photographs--1891-1950
  • Group portraits--1890-1950
  • Photographic postcards--1890-1950
  • Gelatin silver prints--1890-1950
  • Albumen prints--1890-1950

Notes

  • -  Title devised. Captions or sitter identification on photo or mount.
  • -  Some photos on original board mounts or postcard stock.
  • -  Photographers' or copyright claimants' names on photos or mounts include, from Minnesota: Christ N. Christiansen (Cass Lake), B.J. Shipman (St. Paul), Crippen & Reese (Bemidji), James S. Drysdale (Walker); also, Thomas J. Rice, Oberlin, Ohio; J. Lynne Blessing, Salamanca, N.Y.; Scott B. McQuown, Monmouth, Ill.; Cortland Gray Smith, Brooklyn, N.Y.; E.A. Benson; many others.
  • -  Copyright deposits, various claimants, c1894-c1926.

Medium

  • 46 photographic prints : albumen and gelatin silver ; 20 x 24 cm. or smaller.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • LOT 12919 (F) [P&P]

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 91482496

Online Format

  • image

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Portraits and scenes of Northeastern tribes and individuals. Northeastern States United States Iowa Illinois, None. c1894-c1933 one printed ca. 1950. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/91482496/.

APA citation style:

Portraits and scenes of Northeastern tribes and individuals. Northeastern States United States Iowa Illinois, None. c1894-c1933 one printed ca. 1950. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91482496/.

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Portraits and scenes of Northeastern tribes and individuals. c1894-c1933 one printed ca. 1950. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91482496/>.