The William Henry Jackson Photographs of North American Indians Collection 1026 items

The William Henry Jackson Photographs of North American Indians Collection (WC054) is comprised of 1,020 mounted photographs of North American Indians, including portraits of delegates to Washington, D.C., expedition photographs, and early Western studio portraits. Also included are photographs of ruins in the American Southwest and Mexico, of Southwestern Indian pottery and implements, and of models of Southwestern ruins. Most of the photographs in the albums are described in William Henry Jackson's Descriptive Catalogue of Photographs of North American Indians (1877). Includes photographs by William Henry Jackson, Alexander Gardner, A. Zeno Shindler, Desire Charnay, Thomas M. Easterly, and F. V. Hayden. This collection has been fully digitized as individual photographs and as two bound volumes and is accessible via Princeton's Finding Aids in addition to DPUL.