photographic print(black and white)
- Museum number
Photograph (black and white); view of a shoreline, with a row of wooden houses, two totem poles are in front of the houses; a group of Tlinget people are standing in front of the totem poles, the men and boys are wearing suits, the women and girls are wearing cloth dresses; some of the men have patterned blankets over their suits, and some are wearing headdresses, some of the men are also holding sticks; trees in the background; Tongass Island, United States of America.
- Production date
- 15 - 18 Aug, 1868
Height: 16.70 centimetres (image)
Height: 27.60 centimetres (mount)
Width: 22.70 centimetres (image)
Width: 33.10 centimetres (mount)
- Curator's comments
- The Alaska State Library Historical Collections also have a copy of this photograph. Muybridge took this photograph while photographing Southeast Alaska, Tlingit Indians, and British Columbia, 1868-1869.
- Not on display
- Foxing on the mount.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: 2111/291 (Old BM collection series number)
Miscellaneous number: 42