Libraries and Archives: Lantern Slide Collection: Plains Indians

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On View: Fragmentary Relief of a King

The individual represented here wears a wig with stylized, echeloned curls and a diadem with streamers. That he is a king is indicated by th...

Hiroshige's One Hundred Famous Views of Edo

Hiroshige's 118 woodblock landscape and genre scenes of mid-nineteenth-century Tokyo, is one of the greatest achievements of Japanese art.

    On View: Emblem of the Leopard Spirit Society (Nkpa)

    An nkpa is an emblem associated with a particular level of the Ngbe, a major men’s society that regulates social behavior among the Ej...

     
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    • Folder: Plains Indians
      • Call Number: S10_07_Plains_Indians
      • Series: Native Americans: North America
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    The Brooklyn Museum's lantern slide collection was started by the Museum's curator of fine arts, William Henry Goodyear, in the late nineteenth century. The Museum's Libraries and Archives now holds 11,710 glass lantern slides, and selections can be seen here.

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