Family of Simeon Collins, Group of Eight, Near Wood Frame Building OCT 1899

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Title

Family of Simeon Collins, Group of Eight, Near Wood Frame Building OCT 1899

Subject

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

Description

The Pamunkey family of Simeon Collins, the members of which are unidentified, sits for a portrait by the photographer De Lancey W. Gill on the Pamunkey Indian Reservation in King William County in October 1899. 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.

Creator

De Lancey W. Gill

Source

National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Date

October 1899

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

nineteenth century
Tidewater region
Virginia

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

7" x 9"

Files

Family of Simeon Collins, Group of Eight 1899.jpg

Citation

De Lancey W. Gill, “Family of Simeon Collins, Group of Eight, Near Wood Frame Building OCT 1899,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed August 5, 2021, https://www.virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/210.

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