The Bradby Family


The Bradby Family


The Bradby family, members of the Chickahominy tribe, poses for the photographer James Mooney in an unknown location sometime around 1900. Mooney (1861–1921) was an Indiana native who worked for the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology compiling information about American Indian tribes. From left to right are Powhatan Bradby, Mary Elizabeth Adkins-Bradby, and Kermit Bradby.


James Mooney

Date Created

ca. 1900


National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution


Gelatin glass negative

Physical Dimension

7" x 9"


Virginia, twentieth century

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