An Indian man - profile bust
Creator: St Memin
Title: An Indian man - profile bust
Contained in: Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Description: 1 8x10 in photograph
Black and white copy negative
Summary: He wears his hair banged and long behind, his ear is mutilated and the earring is a silver wheel. Inscribed in St Memin's handwriting "Indien des Iowas des Missouri."
Provenance: Reproduced from crayon sketch (Made July, 1804). St. Memin, size 16" x 22", pink paper.
Location of Original: Original owned by the New York Historical Society.
Cite as: Negative 3924 C, Smithsonian Institution National Anthropological Archives
Restrictions: Credit to be given to the New York Historical Society if published. See correspondence Smithsonian Institution Files, 6/4/24.
Culture: Iowa of the Missouri
Form / Genre: Photographs
Repository Loc: National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Link: Image at the Smithsonian