The North American Indian Exhibits at the 1876 and 1893 World Expositions: The Influence of Scientific Thought on Popular Attitudes

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Summary

A study of the portrayal of Native Americans at expositions in the late nineteenth century.

Subject

  • United States National Museum
  • Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)

Category

Smithsonian Institution History Bibliography

Notes

Master's Thesis

Contained within

(Dissertation)

Contact information

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

Date

1975

Topic

  • Historians
  • Fairs
  • Anthropology
  • Ethnology
  • Exhibitions
  • Indians of North America
  • Expositions

Place

North America

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