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Dictionary of American Indians north of Mexico

Smithsonian Libraries
Also available online.

Elecresource

Anthropometric measurements of Eskimos collected by Truman Michelson, undated

National Anthropological Archives
Digitization and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded through generous support from the Arcadia Fund.

Title changed from "Physical anthropology" 3/12/2014.

Anthropometric measurements of Eskimos recorded by Truman Michelson in Labrador and Nain in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Caravan of Indians, Guatemala

Smithsonian American Art Museum

"Indians of Coastal North Carolina" Exhibit Case

Smithsonian Institution Archives
Requested by Saul Riesenberg, Division of Ethnology, Department of Anthropology.

Featured in "Native Peoples of the Americas" exhibition in Hall 9, Museum of Natural History.

The Cherokee Indians of North Carolina unknown

Human Studies Film Archives
Cataloging supported by Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee

Edited film documenting settlement and house types of the Cherokee in the Big Smoky Mountains. Inventory of cultural activities includes basket making, a basket-and-dice game, demonstration of the blowgun, use of mortar-and-pestle to prepare grain, mask carving, and the dancing of various masks including the buffalo, warrior (rattlesnake), and booger masks.

North American Indians--no. 1

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Group of Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Same as T-2706.

Silver nitrate negative

North American Indians Teacher Packet

SI Center for Learning and Digital Access
Includes bibliographies, leaflets, photographs, information, and classroom activities.

Group of Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Number 15691 on original list (pink list). (Miscellaneous).

Silver nitrate negative

Group of Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Number 15909 on original list (pink list).

Silver nitrate negative

Group of Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Number 15694 on original list (pink list). (Miscellaneous).

Silver nitrate negative

"Pueblo Indians of New Mexico"

National Anthropological Archives
Four men are arranged in front of a wall. One man carries a revolver. The item is unnumbered but is part of the Standard Series.

Group of Crow Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Identifications supplied by Barney Old Coyote (and Crow Indians), BIA, February 3, 1966.

Silver nitrate negative

From left to right: 1. Iron Shell (behind and to the right of man wearing feather bonnet) 2. Takes Himself (man in feather bonnet) 3. Strong Legs (holding pole with feather) 4. Ben Looks Back (holding umbrella) Long Otter, grandfather of Ray Falls Down (wearing white feathers in his hair and holding a pipe) Lizard Shows (woman directly behind small child)

Group of Crow Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Identification supplied by Barney Old Coyote (and Crow Indians), BIA, February 3, 1966.

Silver nitrate negative

From left to right: 1. Whiskers (extreme left, wearing bells on legs and circular hair ornament) 2. Male Bear (wearing shell gorget and feather (?) collar) 3. Unidentified young boy 4. Two Smells (wearing feather bonnet and holding willow stick) 5. Fire Where He Stays (wearing feather bonnet) 6. Bull Mountain (wearing face and body paint)

"Group of Oglala Indians"

National Anthropological Archives
The item is number 86 of an unidentified series.

Group of masked Indians

National Anthropological Archives
Related negatives in the Field Museum of Natural History, Photography Department, Roosevelt Road at Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60605-2496

Cataloging based on examination of NAA file print.

Number 15683 on original list (pink list).

Silver nitrate negative

Truman Michelson notes on anthropometric measurements of Beothuk skulls, 1923

National Anthropological Archives
Digital surrogates are available online.

Digitization and preparation of these materials for online access has been funded through generous support from the Arcadia Fund.

Title updated from "Physical anthropology of Newfoundland" 4/3/2014.

According to Explorations and Field Work of the Smithsonian Institution in 1923 (Pub. 2752), Truman Michelson travelled to St. John's in Newfoundland and Labrador in June 1923 where he made cranial measurements of four Beothuk skulls. These undated notes, most likely from that work, consist of Michelson's measurements of the skulls of a Beothuk child, two adult males, and an adult female.

"Oglala Indians crossing the North Platte River"

National Anthropological Archives
The item is number 77 of an unidentified series. The Indians are crossing on a ferry.

[Group of Osage Indians] 1868

National Anthropological Archives

"Characteristic busts of Choctaw Indians"

National Anthropological Archives
Copy from Romans, Bernard. A Concise History of East and West Florida, Volume 1, 1775.

Black and white glass negative
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