Group of Five Near Wood Fence, One in Military Uniform? 1900

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Title

Group of Five Near Wood Fence, One in Military Uniform? 1900

Subject

Powhatan Mattaponi

Description

A family of five Chickahominy Indians, one in what appears to be a military uniform, pose for the photographer James Mooney somewhere in Virginia in 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.

Creator

James Mooney

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Date

1900

Rights

This image was obtained from the Smithsonian Institution. Unless otherwise noted, this image or its content may be protected by international copyright laws. Reproduction, exhibition and distribution of this image are strictly prohibited without prior written permission from the National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives.

Coverage

twentieth century
Virginia

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Glass negative

Files

Group of Five near Wood Fence Military Uniform 1900.jpg

Citation

James Mooney, “Group of Five Near Wood Fence, One in Military Uniform? 1900,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed September 24, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/199.

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