Contents and Arrangement

At Anadarko, I.T., 1890 August 1 - September 28

1 item

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Title from manuscript caption on recto. A Native American family with their canvas tent. A Native American woman with neck-length hair and wearing a patterned cloth blouse with sleeves leans out. Her right arm is steadying a small child at least a year old. The child is wearing an elk's tooth shirt, adult-sized shell necklaces and an oversize fringed skirt which reaches to the ground. She has on moccasins. To the far right is a young Native American man. He's wearing a flat-topped hat, a light-colored shirt and a dark vest. He is wearing dark pants. His legs are bowed, so he is possibly employed as a cowboy. He has loose shoulder-length hair.

Emulsion missing, cracked or dirty in negative at lower left, upper left, upper right center. Smudges on back of mount.


Not arranged according to any arrangement scheme.

Collection History


No materials were separated during 2011 processing.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Valerie Addonizio in 2011 November . Finding aid adapted from research and descriptive information provided by Austin Lamont and edited by Valerie Addonizio in 2011 November .

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

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Credit this material:

At Anadarko, I.T.; Julian Scott Photographs for the 11th Census, C1412, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Find More


Donaldson, Thomas. 1893. Eleventh census of the United States, 1890: extra census bulletin. Washington, D.C.: United States Census Print Office. Titterton, Robert J. 1997. Julian Scott: artist of the Civil War and native America. Jefferson, N.C.: McFarland & Co.

United States. Census Office (11th census : 1890)
Keam, Thomas V.
McCook, Alexander McDowell, 1831-1903
Morgan, T. J. (Thomas Jefferson), 1839-1902
Parker, Quanah, 1845?-1911