Photographer: Carmelo Guadagno (Jimmy Guadagno), Non-Indian
Subject: Museum of the American Indian - Heye Foundation (MAI), 1916-1989
Date Created: May 1963
Catalog Number: Tno70
Dimensions: 4 x 5 in.
Collection History: Carmelo Guadagno was MAI's staff photographer from the 1950s through the mid 1980s; and besides photographing objects in the collections, he also documented MAI's exhibits and other work. These images, which document MAI's history, remain part of NMAI's Photographic Archives.
Description: View of the front or north side of the Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation, facing Audubon Terrace, showing a Haida totem pole (204100.000), from Old Kasaan, Prince of Wales Island, Alaska
Place: Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation, 155th Street and Broadway; New York City, Manhattan; New York County; New York; USA
Site Name: Museum of the American Indian/Heye Foundation, 155th Street and Broadway
Island Name: Manhattan Island
Culture/People: Haida [Kasaan],Non-Indian
Culture Hierarchy: Haida>Haida [Kasaan]
Repository:National Museum of the American Indian