Apache Warriors and Hunters Exhibit

ID: SIA2007-0072 and 43387-B

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Exhibit

Date: c. 1958

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 50, Box 45, Folder 1

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An exhibition diorama of the Apache located in Hall 11 - The American Indians, in exhibit case entitled "Apache Warriors and Hunters." This new installation was part of the Exhibits Modernization Program. The exhibit with legend has an outline of an Apache Warrior sitting on a horse. In the case are various Apache objects including a bow and arrows, saddle, dance headdress, war cap, protective mantle, baskets and jug.


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


Historic Images of the Smithsonian


See Neg. # 22190 for an earlier exhibit of an Apache man and woman.

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 50, Box 45, Folder 1

Contact information

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


c. 1958

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  • Exhibit Modernization Program
  • Artifacts
  • Weapons
  • Historians
  • Exhibit cases
  • Anthropology
  • Exhibitions
  • Ethnology
  • Ethnological museums and collections
  • Anthropolgy
  • Museums
  • Indians of North America
  • Apache Indians
  • Dioramas
  • Anthropological museums and collections


  • United States
  • North America


  • Exhibit
  • Photographic print

ID Number

SIA2007-0072 and 43387-B

Physical description

Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 9 1/2 w x 6 1/2 h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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