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Negative  "1930"

Seated outdoor portrait of the woman Harriet Bartlett, wearing a beaded conical hat, multiple necklaces, and a jacket decorated with a large silver metal medallion

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1930-1930

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

5 x 7 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Mi'kmaq (Micmac), Native Americans, North America, Northeast, Wabanaki, Woodlands

City:

Millbrook, Truro Reserve

County:

Colchester County

State:

Nova Scotia

Country:

Canada

Collection History:

Frederick Johnson began his anthropological studies as a teenager, accompanying anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951) on trips to Native communities in Quebec. Between 1923 and 1929, Johnson studied at the University of Pennsylvania and conducted several research trips in Canada and the U.S., some of which were sponsored by MAI. This photograph probably accompanied the object collections he acquired for MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_347454

Catalog Number:

N19823

Album Name:

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