Louis Heller photographs, 1873 PDF
- Heller, Louis, 1839-1928
- Louis Heller photographs
- 1873 (inclusive)18731873
- 0.25 linear feet, (1 container (1 photo box))
- Collection Number
- Louis Heller (1839-1928) was an Ashland photographer noted for his stereos of the 1873 Modoc War, later distributed by Watkins. The collection consists of 23 Modoc War images, 21 of which are stereos.
- University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public.
Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.
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The collection consists of 23 Modoc War images, 21 of which are stereos. Collection subjects include Modoc War, Scar-face Charley, Captain Jack, Donald McKay.
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Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.
[Identification of item], Louis Heller photographs, PH200_038_[item number], Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.
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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
|PH200_038_00477: "Scar-face Charley"||circa 1873|
|PH200_038_00485: "Scar-face Charley"||circa 1873|
|PH200_038_01096: "Jack's family-Lizzy (young wife), Mary (his sister), Old Wife & Daughter"||1873|
|PH200_038_04243: Donald McKay and two Modoc Indians, capturers of Captain Jack
|PH200_038_2420: The Celebration at Ft. Sumter, April 14, 1865. Arrival of the Guests. Charleston Harbor. War Views no. 207
|1865 Apr 14|
|PH200_038_2435: "No. 2501. Lava bed, looking south-east"||1873|
|PH200_038_2436: "No. 2502. Lava bed, looking east , showing soldiers' cemetery"||1873|
|PH200_038_2437: "No. 2503. Headquarters on Tule Lake, taken N.E.. From bluff"||1873|
|PH200_038_2438: Modoc Indian war
|PH200_038_2439: Modoc Indian war
|PH200_038_2440: "No. 2506. Donald McKay, Captain of the Warm Springs Indians"||1873|
|PH200_038_2441: Modoc Indian war, 1873
|PH200_038_2442: "No. 2508. View of the spot where Gen. E.R.S. Canby and the Peace Commissioners were murdered by the Modocs"||1873|
|PH200_038_2443: "No. 2509. Capt. Jack's stronghold (Scar-faced Charley's Cave), now held by the troops"||1873|
|PH200_038_2444: "No. 2510. Capt. Jack's Cave, looking North-west"||1873|
|PH200_038_2445: "No. 2511. Capt. Jack's Cave, showing Modoc fortifications on top—looking West"||1873|
|PH200_038_2446: "No. 2512. Medicine Flag Rock, where the Medicine Flag floated during the three days' fight"||1873|
|PH200_038_2447: "No. 2513. View of Capt. Jack's stronghold in the Lava Bed, showing Modoc fortifications in fore and back grounds, Mount Shasta in the distance, looking Southwest"||1873|
|PH200_038_2448: "No. 2514. Battery of howitzers in position in Capt. Jack's stronghold"||1873|
|PH200_038_2449: "No. 2515. View of Lava Bed, near Mason's camp, showing a group of soldiers and Warm Spring Indians"||1873|
|PH200_038_2450: "No. 2516. View of Lava Bed, looking Southwest"||1873|
|PH200_038_2451: "No. 2517. View of Lava Bed, showing Signal Station at Mason's camp"||1873|
|PH200_038_2452: Modoc Indian war
|PH200_038_2453: "No. 2519. View of Lava Bed, looking North-east, showing the Modoc fortifications in the background"||1873|
|PH200_038_2454: "No. 2520. View of Lava Bed, looking North-West"||1873|
|PH200_038_2455: "No. 2521. View of Lava Bed, looking South-east, showing the spot where the Modocs camped, and to the right the trail by which they escaped from their stronghold"||1873|
|PH200_038_2456: "No. 2522. View of Shasta Valley and Mount Shasta, looking South-east"||1873|
|PH200_038_2457: "No. 2523. View of the town of Yreka, Siskiyou Co., Cal., looking West"||1873|
|PH200_038_2458: "No. 2524. Minor Street, Yreka, Siskiyou County, California"||1873|