Annette Ross Hume Photograph Collection

Collection Summary

Title: Annette Ross Hume Photograph Collection
Call Number: MS 94-04
Size: 0.25 linear feet
Acquisition: Purchased from Michael Vinson Rare Books
Processed By: MTK, 9-8-1993; JEF, 4-27-1998; MN, 9-2013
Restrictions: None

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Content Note

The Annette Ross Hume Photograph Collection contains eleven original black and white photographs taken by Mrs. Annette Ross Hume about 1895 near Anadarko, Oklahoma Territory. The photographs include images of Quanah Parker; grass house of Towaconie Jim, Chief of the Wichitas; Kiowa children and family; and Kiowa tepees and tents.

Biography

Annette Ross Hume was the wife of Dr. Charles Robinson Hume, who moved to Oklahoma Territory in 1890 to become the physician of the Anadarko Indian Agency. (See Joseph B. Thoburn, A Standard History of Oklahoma, Vol. V, p. 2104 for more biographical information.) Other collections of Hume photographs can be found in the Carlton Ross Hume collection at the University of Oklahoma and the Annette Ross Hume Collection at the Oklahoma Historical Society Research Center.

Detailed Description: Box and Folder Listing

Box 1 FF 1 Kiowa Family
Box 1 FF 2 Group of Kiowa Dancers in full dress
Box 1 FF 3 Dacon-Kiowa medicine man
Box 1 FF 4 Kiowa husband and wife in full dress
Box 1 FF 5 "Three little maids out of school are we." Stamped in ink on verso: Photographed by Mrs. C. R. Hume Anadarko, O. T.
Box 1 FF 6 Partial view of Kiowa Curios
Box 1 FF 7 "Shadow and Sunshine," Kiowa Cousins. Stamped in ink on verso: Photographed by Mrs. C. R. Hume Anadarko, O. T.
Box 1 FF 8 Kiowa Tepees - Meat drying. Stamped in ink on verso: Photographed by Mrs. C. R. Hume Anadarko, O. T.
Box 1 FF 9 Comanche Chiefs. Quanah Parker in front.
Box 1 FF 10 Grass house. Home of Towaconie Jim, Chief of the Wichitas.
Box 1 FF 11 Ex-war chief of the Kiowas with a war bonnet-Koyei (?). Stamped in ink on verso: Photographed by Mrs. C. R. Hume Anadarko, O. T.