Native American Photographs

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Indian School, Puyallup Reservation, Tacoma, Wash. #451

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Albumen print mounted on card. Image of dozens of young Native American students standing in lines in front of one of the school buildings of the Puyallup Indian School in Tacoma, Washington. Caucasian and Native American men and women are also seen…

Miss Irvine and class

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Albumen print mounted on card. Photograph of a Caucasian female teacher sitting with her nine Native American girl students sitting around her. She holds hands with one of the girls.

"Our boys and girls at the Indian Training School, Carlisle, PA"

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Cabinet size albumen print. Collage with photographs of thirty four Native Americans who attended the Indian Training School in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The sitters are named on verso.

"The little hunter and his sweetheart. #49" [Mon-su and Su-vu-it]

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Stereograph Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Image of a Paiute boy and girl standing outdoors together, both wearing buckskin clothing. The boy carries a quiver on his back.

"Mon-su and Su-vu-it. #48"

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Stereograph. Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Image of two young Paiute children wearing buckskin clothing and sitting on the ground.

"Mo-kwi-uk and his daughter. No. 46"

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Stereograph. Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Portrait of U-ai-nu-int man Mo-kwi-uk and his young daughter. She touches his fringed shirt with her proper right hand. A feathered…

Kiowa women

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Cabinet size albumen print. Portrait of two young Kiowa women. One women sits at left, with a blanket or cape over her shoulders. The second woman stands, resting her proper right arm on the seated woman's proper left shoulder.

Omaha schoolchildren

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Included in W.H. Jackson's Descriptive catalogue of photographs of North American Indians, Department of the Interior, U.S.G.S., Washington, D.C., 1877, no. 474.Albumen print. Image of a young Omaha girl seen standing in a field carrying an infant on…

"The necklace"

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Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Image of a Kai-Vav-It girl seen showing three other girls and two men a beaded necklace that she holds in her hand. The two men wear feathered…

"Ku-ra-tu at rest."

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Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Full length portrait of Kai-Vav-It girl Ku-ra-tu seen lounging on a rock. She wears a fringed hide dress and a beaded necklace.