ERIC Number: ED256560
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Photographs of Indians in the United States: Select Audiovisual Records.
National Archives and Records Service (GSA), Washington, DC. National Audiovisual Center.
Selected from pictorial records deposited in the National Archives by government agencies, the leaflet lists 194 photographs or copies of artworks portraying American Indians, their homes, and activities. The picture descriptions are grouped by such subject areas as the following: agency buildings (4 citations), agriculture (6), basketwork (3), camps (3), children (7), councils (4), crafts (4), dances (8), delegations in Washington, D.C. (5), female costumes (6), fishing (4), food preparation (5), games and recreation (3), groups (6), homes (12), hunting (3), individual portraits (42), male costumes (8), pictographs (4), pottery (3), prisoners (3), school activities (14), scouts for the Army (6), transportation (6), villages (6), weapons (4), weaving (4), and World War II activities (5). Each citation includes, if available, the name of photographer or artist, the date (1585-1957) of the item, and the identification number in italics. English names of individuals have been used, with native or secondary designations where known and where appropriate. An index by tribe follows the list. The leaflet concludes with instructions for ordering sets of slides, individual prints, negatives or slides of all photographs listed. (ERB)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Archives and Records Service (GSA), Washington, DC. National Audiovisual Center.