Mother-in-Law, Wife and Son of John Dennis, Near Wood Frame Building OCT 1899
TitleMother-in-Law, Wife and Son of John Dennis, Near Wood Frame Building OCT 1899
DescriptionThe Pamunkey family of John Dennis—his mother-in-law, wife, and son, whose names are not recorded here—sits for a portrait by the photographer De Lancey W. Gill in October 1899 on the Pamunkey Indian Reservation in King William County. 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.
CreatorDe Lancey W. Gill
Date CreatedOctober 1899
SourceNational Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Physical Dimension9" x 7"
Coveragenineteenth century, Virginia, Tidewater region
Collection:National Anthropological Archives
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