• Description:

    View of a path, with trees and wooden building with horse beyond; unidentified man is posed in middleground; lake in background. Original catalog card states "View from Indian School"

  • Culture/People:

    Anishinaabe [Parry Island, Ontario] and/or Potawatomi [Parry Island, Ontario]

  • Date created:

    Summer 1928

  • Photographer:

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

  • Place:

    Parry Island Reserve; Parry Sound District; Ontario; 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, 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:

    N14441

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