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  • Subject - Craft: Cherokee Indian (or)
  • Subject - Group: Cherokee Indian (and)
  • Medium of Original: photographs (and)
  • Source Institution: Southern Highland Craft Guild
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    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1952: Goingback and Watty Chiltoskey

    • DuPuy, Edward L.;
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), seated here on the left, also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. His...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Allen Long

    • unknown
    • This unidentified photograph shows a man in the beginning stage of carving a Cherokee mask. He is probably Allen Long, known for his carved masks. The photographer's name is unknown.
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Woodcarving: standing fox

    • United States. Indian Arts and Crafts Board; Ledford, Virgil, 1940-;
    • This photograph of a standing fox carved from wood was taken by the United States Department of the Interior, Indian Arts and Crafts Board. A notation on the verso reads: "Virgil Ledford, Cherokee, NC." A member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1948: Goingback Chiltoskey

    • unknown
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. Here he is demonstrating relief...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1951: Goingback Chiltoskey

    • DuPuy, Edward L.;
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. In this photograph he is shown at...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1948: Goingback Chiltoskey

    • unknown
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. Here he is demonstrating figure...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1949: Goingback Chiltoskey

    • unknown
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. Here he is demonstrating relief...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1949: Goingback Chiltoskey

    • Estes, E. B.
    • Goingback Chiltoskey (1907-2000), also known as Going Back Chiltoskie and G. B. Chiltosky, was a renowned Cherokee Indian woodcarver who also taught wood crafts at the Cherokee School in Cherokee, North Carolina. Here he is demonstrating relief...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Cora Wahnetah

    • United States. Indian Arts and Crafts Board;
    • This photograph was taken by the U.S. Department of the Interior, Indian Arts and Crafts Board. It shows Cora Wahnetah decorating a hand built pot with a carved paddle. Cora Arch Wahnetah (1907-1986) was a renowned Cherokee potter who learned to...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Pottery: bowl

    • United States. Indian Arts and Crafts Board; Wahnetah, Cora Arch, 1907-1986;
    • This photograph was taken by the United States Department of the Interior, Indian Arts and Crafts Board. It is a close view of a clay bowl with a bird motif made by Cora Wahnetah. Cora Arch Wahnetah (1907-1986) was a renowned Cherokee potter who...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Eva Wolfe

    • unknown
    • This undated photograph was taken of Eva Wolfe signing an exhibit brochure, probably at Qualla Arts and Crafts Mutual, an artisan cooperative in Cherokee, North Carolina. Eva Queen Wolfe (1922-2004) was a master basket weaver who specialized in...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Basket: white oak, hen

    • United States. Indian Arts and Crafts Board; Taylor, Julia Ned, 1902-1991;
    • This photograph was taken by the United States Department of the Interior, Indian Arts and Crafts Board. The back of the photograph reads "Knitting basket by Julia Taylor, Cherokee white oak rib basketweaver.” A knitting basket takes its form...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Mask: wood

    • United States. Indian Arts and Crafts Board; Long, Allen, 1917-1983;
    • This photograph was taken for the United States Department of the Interior, Indian Arts and Crafts Board. A caption that accompanied the photograph reads: "Finished buckeye wood warrior's mask, made by Allen Long." At right are some of the...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Virgil Ledford

    • unknown
    • This October 1968 photograph was taken of Virgil Ledford while he was sanding the neck of a nearly completed wooden giraffe. Virgil Ledford (b. 1940) was born in the Birdtown Community on the Qualla Boundary. He is a member of the Eastern Band of...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1953: Qualla Arts & Crafts Booth

    • DuPuy, Edward L.;
    • Qualla Arts & Craft Mutual of Cherokee, North Carolina, had a popular booth at the Craftsman's Fairs of the Southern Highlands. This overview of the display shows renowned woodcarver Goingback Chiltoskey with a display of his carvings. Basket...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1949: Maude Welch

    • unknown
    • Maude Welch did basket work on the Qualla Boundary in Cherokee, North Carolina. This photograph, taken by an unknown photographer, shows Welch making bark canoes at the 1949 Craftsman's Fair of the Southern Highlands in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1948: Charlotte Welch Bigmeat

    • unknown
    • This photograph was taken at the 1948 Craftsman's Fair of the Southern Highlands while it was held in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The photograph shows potter Charlotte Welch Bigmeat (1887-1959) while she is demonstrating at the fair. Bigmeat is...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Folk Art Center ground breaking ceremony

    • Gaynes, David
    • An outdoor display of crafts was installed for the Folk Art Center ground breaking ceremony. Prominent among the crafts are an array of Cherokee baskets. The photograph was made on June 7, 1977 at the Folk Art Center site on the Blue Ridge...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Nancy Conseen

    • Gaynes, David
    • Nancy Conseen (1929-1997) was born in Cherokee, North Carolina on the eve of the Great Depression. When she was just six years old, she learned to weave white oak and honeysuckle baskets from her mother, Caroline Conseen. In school she learned to...
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;
    •  Craftsman's Fair, 1949: Lottie Stamper

    • Kalischer, Clemens, 1921-
    • Lottie Queen Stamper (1907-1987) was a Cherokee basket maker who made double weave baskets. In this photograph, taken by Clem Kalischer, Stamper demonstrates her art at the 1948 Craftsman's Fair of the Southern Highlands in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
    • Southern Highland Craft Guild;

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