Southeast

The nearly 200 objects from the Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, Catawba, Seminole, Muscogee, and Mississippian cultures includes such highlights as a group of Cherokee baskets, a Seminole man’s “big shirt,” and a Chitimacha cigar case.

Cherokee | Southeast
Blunt (Cartridge Tip) with Hawk Feathers for Small Game Hunting
about 1914
14.14.5093
Hulleah J. Tsinhnahjinnie, Diné / Seminole / Muscogee / American, born 1954 | Muscogee (Creek) | Diné (Navajo) | Seminole Tribe of Florida | Southeast
Photographic Memoirs of an Aboriginal Savant (Living on Occupied Land)
1994, print and negative
2007.55
Kevin Pourier, Oglala Lakota / American, born 1959 | Oglala Lakota | Central Plains | Plains | Lakota (Teton Sioux)
Monarch Buffalo Horn Cup
2009
2009.59
Leon Polk Smith, Cherokee / American, 1906 - 1996 | Cherokee | Southeast
Inch Squares No. 3
1948-1949
2012.17
Cherokee | Southeast | possibly Maude French Welch, Cherokee / American, 1894 - 1953
Pot with Handles
collected 1928
42.12.8115
Choctaw | Southeast
"Cownose" Basket with Handle
early 20th century
43.25.8654
Choctaw | Southeast
Bull Nose or Cow Nose Basket with Handle
collected 1887-1906
44.18.8788
Muscogee (Creek) | Southeast
Square-Bottomed Basket
collected about 1902-1903
46.17.9530
Muscogee (Creek) | Southeast
Basket Tray
collected about 1908
46.17.9532
Chitimacha | Southeast
Doubleweave Cigar Case or Wallet
about 1900
46.17.9533
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Utility Basket
about 1900
46.17.9535
Cherokee | Southeast | JKE, American (Cherokee), late 19th - early 20th century | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Basket
about 1908
46.17.9538
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Doubleweave Basket
about 1908
46.17.9540
Cherokee | Southeast
Wicker Basket
late 19th century
46.17.9549
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Fish Basket
about 1906
46.17.9552
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Miniature Rib or Melon Basket (talutsa deganulitsiyi)
about 1900
46.17.9555
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Rib Basket
about 1908
46.17.9558
Chickasaw | Southeast | Lewis Sealey, Chickasaw / American, about 1859 - unknown
Pair of Ball Sticks
1900-1909
46.17.9905
Catawba | Southeast
Jar Encircled by a Snake with Cross-Hatching
1903-1909
46.17.9908
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Wood Comb (possibly worn in a Ribbon Dance)
collected 1907
46.17.9914
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Ball Game Discoidal
collected about 1909
46.17.9924
Cherokee | Southeast | Will West Long, Cherokee / American, 1870 - 1947 | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Model Straightback Chair
collected about 1903-1909
46.17.9933
Amah-chu-nah (Lacy Backwater), Cherokee / American, 1877 - unknown | Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Pair of Ball Sticks
collected about 1907
46.17.9934
Cherokee | Southeast | Morgan Calhoun (Au-gan-aahf-to-da), Cherokee / American, 1863 - 1927 | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Ball Sticks
about 1906
46.17.9937
Muscogee (Creek) | Southeast
Sofki Wooden Spoon
collected about 1909
46.17.9955
Seminole Tribe of Florida | Southeast
Man's Focsikchobee (Big Shirt)
about 1900
46.17.9956
Cleddie Ruby Ben Bell, Choctaw / American, 1912 - 1963 | Alice Ben Bell, Choctaw / American, 1903 - unknown | Mississippi Band of Choctaw | Southeast
Doll representing a Choctaw Man
1953
987.35.26738
Cleddie Ruby Ben Bell, Choctaw / American, 1912 - 1963 | Alice Ben Bell, Choctaw / American, 1903 - unknown | Mississippi Band of Choctaw | Southeast
Doll representing a Choctaw Woman
1953
987.35.26739
Chickasaw | Unknown 12 year old schoolgirl, Chickasaw / American, dates unknown | Southeast
Doll representing a Chickasaw Woman
1946
987.35.26740
Lillian Gertrude Waterson Owle, Cherokee / American, 1910 - 1985 | Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Doll Dressed in the style of the "older Cherokee women"
1953
987.35.26742
Lee Arch, Cherokee / American, 20th century | Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee
Sow and Four Piglets
1953
987.35.26744a-e
Lucy (Lucie) Tiger Billie, Seminole / American, 1901 - 1983 | Seminole Tribe of Florida | Southeast
Doll representing a Seminole Man wearing a Long Shirt
1954
987.35.26746
Mary Osceola (Mrs. Jimmy Osceola), Seminole / American, 1891 - 1985 | Seminole Tribe of Florida | Southeast
Doll representing a Seminole Woman
1954
987.35.26747
Cherokee | Southeast | Eastern Band of Cherokee | WEK, American (Cherokee), early 20th century
Storage Basket
about 1915
996.42.30331
Steven Deo, Muscogee (Creek) / Euchee (Yuchi) / American, 1956 - 2010 | Euchee (Yuchi) | Muscogee (Creek) | Southeast
When We Become Our Role Models No. 2
2004
mis.2004.65
Bobby C. Martin, Muscogee / American, born 1957 | Muscogee (Creek) | Southeast
In Pursuit of Civilization #4
2004
pr.2004.64