Exhibit of Stanley Portraits & Indian Items

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Summary

Indian costumes, implements of war, and other articles illustrating Indian manners and customs are displayed in cases along with the John Mix Stanley collection of Indian portraits on display in the Smithsonian Institution Building.

Subject

  • Stanley, John Mix 1814-1872
  • Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1860. Washington, D.C.: George W. Bowman, 1861, p. 53.

Contact information

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

Date

1860

Topic

  • Art
  • Anthropology
  • Acquisitions
  • Museums
  • Exhibitions
  • Ethnology
  • Art objects
  • Museums--Acquisitions

Place

North America

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