Camera Workers, 1858-1950

The British Columbia, Alaska and Yukon Photographic Directory, 1858-1950

Shotridge, Louis (Situwaka)[1, 2, 3, 4, 5]

Male 1883 - 1937  (54 years)


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  • Name Shotridge, Louis (Situwaka) 
    Born 15 Apr 1883  Klukwan, AK Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1918  Nass River, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Where Active (Non-Specific Address) 1918  Skeena River, BC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 6 Aug 1937  Sitka, AK Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I2012  Camera Workers | S, vol. 2, 1901-1950
    Last Modified 8 May 2021 

  • Notes 
    • STATUS: Amateur (visit).
    • BIOGRAPHICAL SUMMARY: A Chilkat Tlingit living in Haines, AK, he worked for the University of Pennsylvania Museum as a collector. For a discussion of his trip to the Nass and Skeena Rivers, see Jonathan Dean's 1998 article. The Louis Shotridge Digital Archive at the Penn Museum contains the most complete set of resources, including digitized photographs, pertaining to him.

  • Sources 
    1. [S168] COLLECTION: UPAMA.
      Louis Shotridge Digital Archive: Tlingit Art, Culture, and Heritage
      URL (accessed 8 May 2021): https://www.penn.museum/collections/shotridge/index.html

    2. [S450] Shotridge (1918), Louis Shotridge, (Museum Journal 10, nos. 1 and 2 (1918):4967, 117148).

    3. [S609] Maud (1982), Ralph Maud, (Vancouver: Talonbooks, 1982).

    4. [S261] Dean (1998), Jonathan Dean, (Pacific Northwest Quarterly 89, no. 4 (Fall 1998): 202-210).

    5. [S820] Berman (2013), Berman, Judith, (NAT), 704.039707111.

    6. [S857] Wikipedia (Web site).
      Louis Shotridge
      URL (accessed 8 May 2021): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Louis_Shotridge