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Indians in mass media

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Native Americans of North, South, and Central America as depicted in works intended for mass communication, including the press, pictures, radio, television, film, etc.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Native American Postcards, circa 1948-1954

 Series — Box Graphic Materials 1, Folder: Postcards 1
Scope and Contents These five mid-twentieth century postcards depicting racial and gender stereotypes of Native Americans in the United States are as follows: 1. A Native American man wearing a headdress and other garb reads: “Greetings friend write soon. Here’s Smoke In Your Eye! I’m Smoking a Peace Pipe.” 2. A Native American man seated in front of a restroom reads: “Howdy! Just pausin’ fer a little refreshin / “No can gettum drink…white man sittum on spring”.” 3. A woman holding a small child and a white...