Guide to the Native American Photographs Wyles SC 1111

Finding aid prepared by Edward C. Fields and Zachary Liebhaber, 2014.
UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California, 93106-9010
Phone: (805) 893-3062
Email: special@library.ucsb.edu; URL: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/special-collections
2014 May 2


Title: Native American Photographs, early-mid 1900s
Identifier/Call Number: Wyles SC 1111
Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 0.02 linear feet (1 folder)
Date (inclusive): circa 1900-1969
Abstract: Thirteen uncaptioned black and white photographs mounted on black paper of Native Americans in an undetermined location, most likely the Great Plains
Physical Location: Vault
Language of Materials: The collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of Item], Native American photographs, early-mid 1900s, Wyles SC 1111. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Acquisition Information

Library purchase, 2013.

Scope and Content

Thirteen uncaptioned black and white photographs mounted on black paper of Native Americans in an undetermined location, most likely the Great Plains. Images feature a Native American man wearing what appears to be a sheriff badge with a Caucasian woman, teepees visible in the background; Native American men sitting together; teepees, thatched fences and shelters, a church; rivers, bridges; and one shot of Native American women in blankets entering a building. Description from seller. Photos range in size from 2.5 x 3.25 to 3.5 x 4.5 inches.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Indians of North America--Great Plains--Pictorial works
Photographs