Hupa Indians Anthropology Exhibit, U.S. National Museum

ID: 30303 or mnh-30303 or 30304

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: pre 1957

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder: 1

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Summary

An exhibition diorama of the Hupa people of Northern California. This life group consists of five individuals participating in a variety of domestic tasks. The exhibit is part of the Anthropology Exhibit in the United States National Museum, now known as the National Museum of Natural History.

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Anthropology
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Native American Hall

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

See Neg. # SIA2007-0071 or old Neg. # 43595-D for an earlier diorama without the legend of the same group before the Exhibits Modernization Program and Neg. # 22188 for the exhibit hall in 1911.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44, Folder: 1

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

pre 1957

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Baskets
  • Museum mannequins
  • Anthropology
  • Women
  • Mannequins (figures)
  • Exhibit cases
  • Museums
  • Anthropolgy
  • Exhibitions
  • Costume
  • Clothing and dress
  • Indians of North America
  • Hupa Indians
  • Dioramas
  • Anthropological museums and collections

Place

  • California
  • United States

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

30303 or mnh-30303 or 30304

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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