De Lancey W. Gill Collection, 1894 - 1930


  • Title: De Lancey W. Gill Collection
  • Dates: 1894 - 1930
  • Collection Number: PAC 033
  • Size: .25 linear feet
  • Repository: Palace of the Governors Photo Archives
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  • Language: English
  • Scope & Content: This small collection of 47 images are all contact prints, made using the high-quality platinotype (platinum) process, which results in very "expressive" images due to its long tonal range. These prints represent his simplest and most direct portrait photographs of Indians visiting Washington in full ceremonial costume, sometimes borrowed.
  • Access Terms:
    • Indians of North America
    • Photographs
    • Portraits 1890-1930