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Map of North and South America Labeled "Indian and Eskimo Ingenuity"

Image for Map of North and South America Labeled "Indian and Eskimo Ingenuity"
Data Source
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
Category
Historic Images of the Smithsonian
Summary
Map, that goes from floor to ceiling of North and South America, showing examples of Native Americans imagination and skill in using the resources of their environment is part of the exhibit entitled "Native Peoples of the Americas" which opened in 1957 in the National Museum of Natural History.
Contained within
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 44A, Folder: 8
Contact information
Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu
Author
Unknown
Subject
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
Date
1957
Physical description
Color: Black and White; Size: 8w x 10h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print
Type
Photographic print
Exhibit
Standard number
MNH-001 or MNH001
Topic
Indians of North America
Exhibitions
Archaeology
Native Peoples of the Americas (Exhibition)
Science
Restrictions & Rights
No restrictions