Group of Five Near Tree 1900

Title

Group of Five Near Tree 1900

Description

A family of five unidentified Mattaponi Indians poses for a photograph by James Mooney somewhere in Virginia sometime in 1900. Mooney (1861–1921) was an Indiana native who worked for the Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology compiling information about American Indian tribes.

Creator

James Mooney

Date Created

1900

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Format

Glass negative

Physical Dimension

9" x 7"

Coverage

twentieth century, Virginia, Tidewater region

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