Elsie Nelson

Title

Elsie Nelson

Description

Rappahannock tribal member Elsie Nelson poses for the photographer Frank G. Speck in Indian Neck sometime between 1914 and 1925. Speck (1881–1950) was a native of New York and a professor of anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania, where he specialized in Algonquian and Iroquoian tribes in the eastern United States and Canada.

Creator

Frank G. Speck

Date Created

ca. 1914–1925

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

3.5" x 4.5"

Coverage

central Virginia, twentieth century

Rights Statement: 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.