Portrait (Front) of Chief William H. Adkins JUN 1905

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Title

Portrait (Front) of Chief William H. Adkins JUN 1905

Subject

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

Description

The Chickahominy chief William H. Adkins sits for a portrait by the photographer De Lancey W. Gill in June 1905. 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

June 1905

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
Tidewater region

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

9" x 7"

Files

Portrait Front of Chief William H. Adkins 1905.jpg

Citation

De Lancey W. Gill, “Portrait (Front) of Chief William H. Adkins JUN 1905,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed October 16, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/220.

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