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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs

This collection offers access to a selection of materials in the Indigenous Photograph Collection housed in Bruce Peel Special Collections at University of Alberta. The collection largely consists of nineteenth-century photographs of Indigenous peoples in what is now Western Canada.


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(same as IP115). The subject is identified through a story in The Winnipeg Tribune, 5 May 1962
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Wm Notman & Son
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by G.A. Hanes & Co
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by William Notman & Son
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Same as IP073
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by E. Dossetter
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Alfred Blyth
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by Thomas H. Mather
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This is one of a series of photographs of Cree camp life in Saskatchewan attributed to Thomas H. Mather
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Harry Pollard
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Including Alone Walking Buffalo (third from left), Walking Buffalo (fourth from left), Chief White Head (center), Wolf Teeth (ninth from left), and Savage Hunting Buffalo (right)
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by George Noble
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Four Sky Thunder, Sky Bird (or King Bird), Matoose (seated), Naposis, and Mistahimaskwam (Big Bear) (L-R), c.1884
The photograph is captioned “The old, old wish.”
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Stephen Joseph Thompson
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As identified in a handwritten note on verso
Handwritten notes on verso locate the scene near Lytton, BC
The subject is identified in a handwritten note on verso. The photograph is one of a series of three photographs from the estate of Sergeant Fred Bogart, a supply officer at Fort Qu’Appelle in 1885. Identification written on verso
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Boorne & May
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The photograph is captioned “Souvenir of the North-West.”
Studio portrait Georges Racette Jr, also known as Cheman (Canoe Man), Métis
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by C.J. Soule
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Boorne & May
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The subject is identified in handwritten notation as Wan-Be-Le-Lu-Ta (Red Feather)
Same as IP053
in headdress. The subject is identified in handwritten notes on verso of photograph. This is one of a set of six hand-coloured photographs
Published as a post card, see IP233
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This is one of a series of photographs of Cree camp life in Saskatchewan attributed to Thomas H. Mather
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Thomas H. Mather
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This is one of a series of photographs of Cree camp life in Saskatchewan attributed to Thomas H. Mather
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by William Notman & Son
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Indigenous people among skin tents and Red River carts
The photograph is captioned “Souvenir of the North-West.”
Chief Little Fox, Cree, as identified in pencil on verso
Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by C.W. Mathers
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Bruce Peel Special Collections - Indigenous Photographs
by Thompson
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Same as IP037