mihšiinkweemiša, 1870

Summary: 
Me-shing-o-me-sia [mihšiinkweemiša]. Smithsonian Institution's Bureau of American Ethnology glass film negative.
Description: 

Smithsonian Institution's Collections Search Center reads "CITE AS: Negative 18221 A, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution." Notes: "Buried on the Miami Indian Reservation (upper reserve) of Grant County, Wabash, Indiana. Died Dec. 16, 1879, about 98 years. United with the Baptist church the second Sunday in June, 1861. Ta-ke-e-quah, wife of Me-shing-o-me-sia, died Sept. 15, 1879 about 94 years. Information supplied by Great nephew of Me-shing-o-me-sia, Chapendeceah (Milton Shopp) 61 Melwood Avenue, Cherrydale, Va., Nov. 29, 1929." "Copy. File print found in U. S. National Museum Collection." "Black and white photograph." From the "Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s" Collection of the National Anthropological Archives.

Physical Description: 5 in. x 7 in. copy film negative.