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Theodore G. Lemmon (1855-1932) Collection, ca. 1885-1916
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Theodore G. Lemmon (1855-1932) Collection, ca. 1885-1916
    Dates: 1885-1916
    Collection Number: P-065
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 2 linear foot (Boxes: 2 letter, 3 5x7)
    Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
    Los Angeles, California 90007-4057
    Abstract: Photographs and negatives. Photos include Taos, Grand Junction Indian School, Keams Canyon, Fort Mojave Indian School, Mesa Verde Cliff Dwellings, and studio portraits.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Research is by appointment only

    Publication Rights

    Permission to publish, quote or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder

    Preferred Citation

    Theodore G. Lemmon (1855-1932) Collection, ca. 1885-1916. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

    Biography/Administrative History

    Lemmon served as a teacher, then as superintendent of Indian Schools at San Carlos, New Mexico, at Grand Junction, Colorado, and at Keams Canyon, Arizona. He was also involved with Jesse Walter Fewkes of the Smithsonian Institution in the excavations at Mesa Verde (circa 1916).

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Photographs and negative. Photos include Taos, Grand Junction Indian School, Keams Canyon, Fort Mojave Indian School, Mesa Verde Cliff Dwellings, and studio portraits.

    Indexing Terms

    Indians of North America--Southwest, New.