• Description:

    Outdoors photo of group, posed in a farmyard, from left: Back row: Annie Claire (Morris) Googoo, Mary Bridget (Morris) Paul, Nancy (Sylliboy) Morris, Leo Morris, Matthew Morris, Edward Morris, and Levi Poulette. Stephen and Isabel (Poulette) Morris sit in the front row with Mary Bridget's children between them. Stephen and Chris Morris, pictured to the right, were brothers

  • Culture/People:

    Mi'kmaq (Micmac)

  • Date created:

    1930

  • Photographer:

    Frederick Johnson (Fred Johnson), Non-Indian, 1904-1994

  • Place:

    Whycocomagh Reserve (Waycobah); Inverness County; Nova Scotia; Canada

  • Format/Object name:

    Acetate negative

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Frederick Johnson began his anthropological studies as a teenager, accompanying anthropologist Frank G. Speck (1881-1951) on trips to Native communities in Quebec. Between 1923 and 1929, Johnson studied at the University of Pennsylvania and conducted several research trips in Canada and the U.S., some of which were sponsored by MAI. This photograph probably accompanied the object collections he acquired for MAI.

  • Dimensions:

    5 x 7 in.

  • Catalog number:

    N19807

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