Portrait (Front) of Benjamin Adkins JUN 1901

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Title

Portrait (Front) of Benjamin Adkins JUN 1901

Subject

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

Description

The Chickahominy man Benjamin Adkins sits for a portrait by the photographer De Lancey W. Gill in June 1901. Gill (1859–1940), a prolific photographer for the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology from 1898 until 1930, specialized in making images of American Indians.

Creator

De Lancey W. Gill

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Date

June 1901

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

Virginia
Tidewater region
twentieth century

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

4" x 3"

Files

Portrait Front of Benjamin Adkins 1901.jpg

Citation

De Lancey W. Gill, “Portrait (Front) of Benjamin Adkins JUN 1901,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed August 3, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/222.

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