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Negative  "1930"

Outdoor full portrait of the woman Mrs. Harriet (Joe) Denny, wearing long dress and ribboned jacket, with beaded conical hat. She stands in a pasture-like setting, with a fence and wooded hill behind. Originally catalogued as "Mrs. Simon Deny"

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:

Eskasoni Reserve

County:

Cape Breton County

State:

Nova Scotia

Island Name:

Cape Breton Island

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. This photograph probably accompanied the object collections he acquired for MAI.

Source ID:

NMAI_347844

Catalog Number:

N19900

Album Name:

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