William Sterling Bradby and Elizabeth Bradby with Unidentified Girl, All in Partial Native Dress; Wood Frame Building Nearby OCT 1899

Dublin Core

Title

William Sterling Bradby and Elizabeth Bradby with Unidentified Girl, All in Partial Native Dress; Wood Frame Building Nearby OCT 1899

Subject

Powhatan Confederacy, Pamunkey Indians, Indians of North America Northeast, Powhatan Indians

Description

A Pamunkey man and woman, William Sterling Bradby and Elizabeth Bradby, along with an unidentified girl, sit for a portrait by the photographer De Lancey W. Gill in October 1899. Gill (1859–1940) was a prolific photographer for the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology from 1898 until 1930 and specialized in making images of American Indians.

Creator

De Lancey W. Gill

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Date

October 1899

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

nineteenth century
Virginia
Tidewater region

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

7" x 9"

Files

William Sterling Bradby and Elizabeth Bradby 1899.jpg

Citation

De Lancey W. Gill, “William Sterling Bradby and Elizabeth Bradby with Unidentified Girl, All in Partial Native Dress; Wood Frame Building Nearby OCT 1899,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed August 3, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/216.

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