Photographs of North American Indians 1840s-circa 1879.

Author
Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942 [Browse]
Format
Visual material
Language
English
Description
13.0 linear ft., 10 flat boxes

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Compiled/​Created
1840s-circa 1879.
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Summary note
Consists of two disbound photograph albums containing 1,025 mounted albumen photographs of North American Indians, including portraits of delegates to Washington, D.C.; expedition photographs; and early Western studio portraits by American photographers. Most of the photographs in the albums are described in William Henry Jackson's Descriptive Catalogue of the Photographs of North American Indians (1877). This collection is included in the Princeton University Digital Library.
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