• Title:

    Landscape near Laguna de Pescados Tierra del Fuego. Argentine 597

  • Description:

    A lagoon near Laguna de los Pescados, with grassy shore and underbrush, woods in the background, and mountains in the distance

  • Culture/People:

    Selk'nam (Ona)

  • Date created:

    1925

  • Photographer:

    Samuel Kirkland Lothrop (S.K. Lothrop), Non-Indian, 1892-1965

  • Place:

    Near Laguna de los Pescados; Laguna de los Pescados; Río Grande Department; Tierra del Fuego Province; Argentina

  • Format/Object name:

    Collodion positive transparency (glass)

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Anthropologist Samuel K. Lothrop (1892-1965, MAI staff member) conducted a number of field studies for MAI, including a 1925 trip to Tierra del Fuego. This photograph accompanied the object collections he brought back for MAI.

  • Dimensions:

    3.25 x 4 in.

  • Catalog number:

    L00597

Click on the image or the magnifying glass to see a larger view; click again to close the pop-up window.  Scroll through Other Images and Media to see other views of this item; click on any image to make it appear in the larger window.  Catalog card scans are provided to illustrate the information that originally accompanied the objects. Please recognize that unacceptable or offensive terminology represents historic data and not NMAI's current usage.