• Web Page
    Indians of North America : Selected Resources (Main Reading Room, Library of Congress) Selected resources within and outside the Library of Congress on the Indians of North America (Main Reading Room, Library of Congress)
  • Web Page
    National Native American Heritage Month Paying tribute to the rich ancestry and traditions of Native Americans.
    • Date: 1492
  • Book/Printed Material
    Native Americans Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available An online exhibit of 13 portraits of native Americans from the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery. Each image is acompanied by a brief biographical sketch of the subject of the portrait.
    • Date: 2003
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Native Americans] 1 negative : glass ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller
    • Contributor: Harris & Ewing
    • Date: 1924
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Native American] 1 negative : glass ; 4 x 5 in. or smaller
    • Contributor: Harris & Ewing
    • Date: 1925
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Native Americans] 1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller
    • Contributor: Harris & Ewing
    • Date: 1915
  • Archived Web Site
    Native American Rights Fund (NARF) Since 1971, the Native American Rights Fund (NARF) has provided legal assistance to Indian tribes, organizations, and individuals nationwide who might otherwise have gone without adequate representation. Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Contributor: Native American Rights Fund
    • Date: 2002-08-03
  • Native American Boarding Schools A selection of Library of Congress primary sources exploring education and assimilation of Indian peoples from the 1880-1920s. This set also includes a Teacher's Guide with historical context and teaching suggestions. Photos, early film footage, federal government reports, cartoons, and maps tell the complex tale of the efforts to assimilate Native Americans through education
    • Date: 1880
  • Archived Web Site
    Native American Law Blog Providing information and news on Native American legal developments. Website. electronic | Electronic (Form).
    • Date: 2008-11-07
  • Collection
    Stereographs of Native Americans Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available 6 photographic prints on stereo cards : stereograph, albumen ; 9 x 18 cm. | Photographs show a Native American woman nursing a baby in a tepee and Native American men looking at a gun and posing in front of a tepee.
    • Contributor: Barker, George
    • Date: 1894
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [Elderly Native American woman] 1 photograph : print ; mount 9 x 18 cm (stereograph format) | Photograph shows portrait of elderly Native American woman, probably Dakota.
    • Contributor: Morrow, Stanley J.
    • Date: 1870
  • Web Page
    Native American Heritage Month Lecture Native American Heritage Month Lecture
  • Book/Printed Material
    Native American nations Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Provides access to World Wide Web (WWW) sites about individual Native American Indian nations including the Apache, Cherokee, Cheyenne, Hopi, Iroquois, Lakota/Dakota, Mohawk, Navajo, and Ojibwe/Chippewa tribes, and the Alaska natives. Features additional links to information on Native American organizations and institutions, languages, media, festivals, performing arts, and businesses.
    • Contributor: Mitten, Lisa A.
    • Date: 1995
  • Book/Printed Material
    Native American authors Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Provides information on Native American authors from North America. Includes bibliographies of the writers' published works, biographical information, and links to online resources that feature interviews, online texts, and tribal Web sites. Searchable by author, title, or tribe.
    • Date: 1997
  • Book/Printed Material
    Native American directory Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Annotated listing of Internet sites of concern to Native American tribes in the United States and Canada. Includes tribal and regional organizations, history, museum, and cultural sites, and documentary resources.
    • Date: 1996
  • Collection
    Native American stickball players 2 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 13 x 18 cm. or smaller. | Group portraits of Native American stickball players dressed in ribbon work loincloths and holding racquets and stetson style hats. Probably photographed in Oklahoma.
    • Contributor: Farnum, G. H. (George H.)
    • Date: 1924
  • Collection
    Postcards of Native Americans 22 prints (postcards) : photolithograph, color ; 14 x 8 cm. or smaller. | Postcards depicting scenes of Native American life and portraits of Native Americans. Includes images of Navajo woman weaving a blanket, a Pima baby, babies in cradleboards, a woman at Isleta Pueblo, Pueblo women selling pottery at a train, a Ute man in a feather headdress, and a Hopi man smoking...
    • Date: 1900
  • Collection
    Native American portraits 5 photoprints on cards : albumen ; 9 x 5 cm. or smaller. | Studio portraits of Native Americans, two identified as Winnebago, one possibly Oto. Sitters include four young men dressed in cloth shirts, beaded chokers, earrings, and bandanas, and a young boy, José Sabino Uc(?) in Euro-American dress seated on box, holding sword.
    • Date: 1865
  • Collection
    Native American portraits 21 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 25 x 18 cm. or smaller. | Studio portraits taken at the Louisiana Purchase Exposition in 1904 of Native American leaders including Apache chief Geronimo, Dakota leaders Hollow Horn Bear, American Horse, and Jack Red Cloud; and Cheyenne chief Wolf Robe. Clothing of sitters includes feather headdresses, beaded vests and shirts, and peace medals.
    • Contributor: Wyman, H. W.
    • Date: 1904
  • Event
    Conversation: Native American History Saturday
    August 31, 2019
    1:55 pm - 2:45 pm EDT
    Colin G. Calloway discusses "The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans and the Birth of the Nation" (Oxford University) and David Treuer discusses "The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present" (Riverhead) in a panel conversation moderated by Gal Beckerman. The History & Biography Stage is sponsored by Wells Fargo.
  • Collection
    Native American portraits 7 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 32 x 26 cm. or smaller. | Portraits of Native American men and women, probably Ojibwa and Siksika (Blackfoot). Includes images of Ojibwa woman making birchbark vessels and boiling syrup, Ojibwa man in canoe, and Siksika men in "medicine lodge" and people on horseback with travois.
    • Contributor: Reed, Roland
    • Date: 1908
  • Collection
    Native American portraits 5 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 25 x 20 cm. or smaller. | Copies of photoprints collected by the U.S. Army Signal Corps. Includes portraits of Dakota men, Low Dog and Crow King, who fought in the Battle of the Little Big Horn; Curly, one of Custer's Crow scouts, with his horse; and the Indian Agent John P. Clum with two Apache men, Diablo...
    • Contributor: United States. Army. Signal Corps - Barry, D. F. (David Francis)
    • Date: 1875
  • Collection
    Native Americans in Arizona 6 photoprints on stereo cards : stereographs, albumen ; 8 x 13 cm. or smaller. | Apache men playing cards, an Apache man, "Hearty Jack," in front of a bush shelter, and a group of Apache men and a few Euro-American men, in front of buildings, possibly at San Carlos Reservation. Also includes images of a Yuma man watching "emigrants" arrive in wagons, a...
    • Contributor: Continent Stereoscopic Company
    • Date: 1870