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Negative  "September 1929"

Little girl posed outdoors beside wooden post used for stretching hides, with hides on the ground behind her and a woman in the background. The hide-stretching and the woman also appear in N15048

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1929-1929

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

5 x 7 in.

Cultures:

Algonquin (Algonkin), American Indians, Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg (Maniwaki Algonquin) [River Desert], Native Americans, North America, Northeast, Woodlands

City:

Maniwaki

County:

Outaouais Region

State:

Quebec

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, some of which were sponsored by MAI. His photographs probably accompanied the object collections he acquired for MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_352613

Catalog Number:

N15049

Album Name:

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