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George Law MacKenzie was a student at the Institution of Mining Engineers (Great Britain) as well as an elected member of the Geological Society of London (1902).
Colonel Frank C. Churchill was employed by the United States Indian Agency and was known to travel with his wife Clara to observe and photograph Native American life across the North American continent.
Consists of three photograph albums containing 148 albumen and gelatin silver snapshots. Two of the albums were compiled by Mackenzie and apparently document a single trip across Europe and the United States with images of cities, mines, and people encountered along the way. Many images have manuscript captions. A third album was apparently owned by Mr. and Mrs. Frank C. Churchil of Muskogee, Oklahoma, of scenes in the West as well as Native Americans. Contains typescript captions.
Albums are arranged chronologically into three folders.
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- Gold mines and mining -- 20th century
- Women miners -- 20th century
- Indians of North America -- 20th century
- Travelers -- West (U.S.) -- 20th century
- Travelers -- Europe -- 20th century
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