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Inventory of the Roberts Photograph Collection, ca. 1915-1933
HUMCO E78 C15 R62
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Requa: Reconstruction of the old Brooks house; Jimmy Brooks. A modern print exists with a label in an unknown hand, reading:Jimmy Brooks.
Johnsons: "Sweathouse," an early shot, "ca. 1918." An early print exists with the following label on the reverse:door to sweathouse Johnsons ca. 1918.
Sweathouse and family graveyard.
Johnsons: The stone-ended sweathouse with a puppy on it.
Man in a Brush Dance costume holding a dance knife.
Klamath River scene: "Old-fashioned" canoe along the river bank.
Requa: Small children in front of the doorway of the Brooks' house.
Requa: Child dressed up at the doorway of the Brooks' house. An early print exists, with a legend on the reverse in Mrs. Roberts' cursive:Yurok Indian child at door of the old Yurok Indian family house at "Rekwoi", Cal.
Johnsons: A woman using a shoulder tumpline on Johnsons bar.
Brush Dance. An early print exists, with a label on back, in what is probably Charles S. Graves' handwriting:Brush Dance.
Hoopa: Stick game players, ca. 1912. An early postal exists, written on back in the hand of Harry C. Roberts, addressed to: Mr Capt Jack Requa California The message on the left hand side reads: Hoopa June 19, 1913 Dear Sir I will send you a Card and Tell you That I am not comeing down this Summer For I have to much work Frome Harry Campbell The postmark on back reads: Hoopa Cal. JUN 23 7AM 1913.
Requa: Fish nets drying along a Klamath River channel.
Somes Bar: Sugar Loaf at the mouth of the Salmon River.
Requa: Mouth of the Klamath River and Dad's Camp, ca. '30. An early postal exists, with a May 20, 1935 Klamath Calif. postmark. The address and message read:D R Jones Hotel Berry Sacramento Sunday 5 P.M. Arrived safely. Country lovely. R.K.R.
Requa: Alice Spott (Taylor) in Spott family dresses.
Requa: Jump Dance with Robert Spott at the center. An early postal exists, with the signature on back:Ruth K. Roberts.
Requa: Ruth Roberts in one of the Spott family dresses. Harry Roberts, Jr. notes in seeing this print that his mother had borrowed this Spott family dress to wear to a costume ball. He said that his mother was "playing Indian."
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