Christopher Felver Photograph Collection 2008-2009


Christopher Felver Photograph Collection 2008-2009

The Christopher Felver photograph collection contains portraits of prominent Native American authors, activists, and performers. An addition to the collection contains portraits of artists from Taos, New Mexico.

1 box (38 photographs ; 8 x 10 inches or smaller)



SNAC Resource ID: 6404840

Related Entities

There are 30 Entities related to this resource.

Means, Russell, 1939-2012 (person)

Russell Charles Means (born Pine Ridge Indian Reservation, South Dakota, November 10, 1939-died Rapid City, South Dakota, October 22, 2012) was an Oglala Lakota activist for the rights of Native Americans, libertarian political activist, actor, musician, and writer. He became a prominent member of the American Indian Movement (AIM) after joining the organization in 1968 and helped organize notable events that attracted national and international media coverage....

Harjo, Joy, 1951- (person)

Joy Harjo (born Joy Foster, on May 9, 1951, Tulsa, Oklahoma) is a poet, musician, and author. She is a member of the Muscogee Nation. She studied at the Institute of American Indian Arts, completed her undergraduate degree at University of New Mexico in 1976, and earned an M.F.A. at the University of Iowa in its Creative Writing Program. In 2019, Harjo was named the United States Poet Laureate. She is the first Native American to be so appointed. She is also the second United States Poet Laur...

Sarris, Greg (person)

Westerman, Floyd Red Crow, 1936-2007 (person)

American Indian Movement (corporateBody)

The American Indian Movement (AIM) is an American Indian advocacy group in the United States, founded in July 1968 in Minneapolis, Minnesota....

Hopper, Dennis, 1936-2010 (person)

Glaney, Diane (person)

Hedge Coke, Allison Adelle (person)

Alexie, Sherman, 1966-.... (person)

Hill, Charlie, 1951- (person)

Barnes, Jim, 1933-.... (person)

Jim Weaver Barnes, of Choctaw-Welsh ancestry, was born in Summerfield, Oklahoma, in 1933. After high school, he attended Southeastern Oklahoma State University (BA, 1964) and the University of Arkansas (MA, 1965, PhD, 1970). His teaching career consisted of posts as professor of Comparative Literature at Truman State University, 1970-2003, and professor of English at Brigham Young University, 2003-2006. Barnes recently remarried and retired to Santa Fe. During his years as a professor, Barnes be...

Bell, Larry, 1939-.... (person)

Sculptor; Taos, N.M. From the description of Larry Stuart Bell interviews, 1980 May 25-June 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220184528 Larry Bell (1939- ) is a sculptor from Taos, N.M. From the description of Oral history interview with Larry Stuart Bell, 1980 May 25-June 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477468 Larry Bell, b. 1939, Sculptor of Taos, N.M. From the description of Oral history interview with Larry Stuart Bell, 1980 May 25...

Churchill, Ward (person)

Felver, Christopher, 1946- (person)

Christopher Felver is an American-born photographer and filmmaker, who was raised in Akron, Ohio and lives in Sausalito, California. He majored in history at the University of Miami and studied film at the London College of Photography. He is best known for his portraiture photography, particularly, his photographs of Beat Generation personalities Allen Ginsberg, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, William Burroughs and Gregory Corso. Felver has shown solo photographic exhibitions at the Torino Fotografia Bi...

Trudell, John (person)

Momaday, N. Scott, 1934- (person)

N. Scott Momaday (b. 1934) is a Native American writer, painter, and activist of Kiowa descent. His mother, Natachee Scott Momaday, taught elementary school in the Navajo Nation. His father, Al Momaday, was a painter. Momaday has written 17 books of fiction, poetry, drama and history. His novel House Made of Dawn received the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 1969. Momaday is the founder of the Rainy Mountain Foundation and Buffalo Trust, a nonprofit organization working to preserve Native America...

Allen, Paula Gunn (person)

Price, Ken. (person)

Vizenor, Gerald Robert, 1934-.... (person)

Gerald Vizenor directed the American Indians Studies Program at Bemidji State College in Minnesota and taught at Harvard University and the University of California, Berkeley. From the description of Gerald Vizenor Papers 1972. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 441137642 From the guide to the Gerald Vizenor Papers, 1972, (University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections [clrc]) Gerald Robert Vizenor is a Native A...

Silko, Leslie Marmon, 1948- (person)

Leslie Marmon Silko (1948-), native American writer, author of Ceremony and Almanac of the Dead. From the description of Per Seyersted papers concerning Leslie Marmon Silko, 1973-1995. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702148173 ...

Marshall, Joseph (person)

Epithet: of Add MS 35801 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001192.0x0000e6 Epithet: constable, of Hackney British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001192.0x0000b7 ...

Stockwell, Dean, 1938- (person)

Ortiz, Simon J., 1941-.... (person)

Hopper, Dennis, 1936-2010 (person)

Cooper, Ron, 1943- (person)

Treuer, John (person)

Hogan, Linda (person)

Orona-Ramirez, Kristy, 1964- (person)

Starr, Arigon (person)

Cooh-Lyn, Elizabeth (person)