Native American Photographs

"Ta-noats, sub-chief of the Nu-a-gun-tits."

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Title

"Ta-noats, sub-chief of the Nu-a-gun-tits."

Description

Stereograph. Photographed by Jack Hillers for the US Topographical and Geological Survey of the Colorado Valley, 1874. Portrait of Nu-a-gun-tit man Ta-noats wearing fringed buckskin clothing and feathers on his head. He holds an arrow in his hands and a quiver over his shoulder.
"Indians of the Colorado Valley. No. 74. Nu-a-gun-tits. A tribe of Indians living at the Ve-gas, or Meadows, in southwestern Nevada. Ta-noats, sub-chief of the Nu-a-gun-tits. Photographed by Hillers."
Copyright 1874 by J.W. Powell, Washington, D.C.
Published by "H. Ropes & Co. ... 323 Broadway, New York."
"U.S. Topographical and geological survey of the Colorado River of the West. By J.W. Powell and A.H. Thompson."
Gift of R.C. Waterson, 1875.

Creator

Hillers, John K., 1843-1925, photographer

Source

Graphic Arts Photos Native American
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Publisher

H. Ropes & Co.

Date

1874

Citation

Hillers, John K., 1843-1925, photographer, “"Ta-noats, sub-chief of the Nu-a-gun-tits.",” Native American Photographs, accessed April 18, 2024, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/nativeamericanphotographs/items/show/311.