Collection  |  Photo, Print, Drawing Native American portraits

About this Item

Title
Native American portraits
Summary
Copies of photoprints collected by the U.S. Army Signal Corps. Includes portraits of Dakota men, Low Dog and Crow King, who fought in the Battle of the Little Big Horn; Curly, one of Custer's Crow scouts, with his horse; and the Indian Agent John P. Clum with two Apache men, Diablo and Eskaminzim, at the San Carlos Agency in Arizona in 1875. Also includes image of Native American women in front of log structure, tepees, and meat drying rack near Fort Laramie, Wyoming.
Contributor Names
United States. Army. Signal Corps, collector
Barry, D. F. (David Francis), 1854-1934, photographer
Created / Published
1875-1920, printed later.
Subject Headings
-  United States.--Bureau of Indian Affairs.--San Carlos Agency
-  Indians of North America--Great Plains--Clothing & dress--1870-1920
-  Indians of North America--Southwest, New--Clothing & dress--1870-1920
-  Dakota Indians--1870-1920
-  Apache Indians--1870-1920
-  Crow Indians--1870-1920
-  Tipis--Wyoming--1870-1920
-  Log buildings--Wyoming--1820-1920
Headings
Gelatin silver prints--1870-1920.
Group portraits--1870-1920.
Portrait photographs--1870-1920.
Notes
-  Title devised. Captions on verso derived from information on verso of copies of these photoprints in the custody of the National Archives Still Pictures Branch. U.S. Army Signal Corps photo numbers also on photoprints.
-  According to caption information in the Still Pictures Branch of the National Archives, images of Low Dog and Crow King were taken by David F. Barry at Fort Buford, N. Dakota in 1881.
Medium
5 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 25 x 20 cm. or smaller.
Call Number/Physical Location
LOT 13000 (F) [P&P]
Library of Congress Control Number
92505461
Language
english
Online Format
image
Description
5 photoprints : gelatin silver ; 25 x 20 cm. or smaller. | Copies of photoprints collected by the U.S. Army Signal Corps. Includes portraits of Dakota men, Low Dog and Crow King, who fought in the Battle of the Little Big Horn; Curly, one of Custer's Crow scouts, with his horse; and the Indian Agent John P. Clum with two Apache men, Diablo and Eskaminzim, at the San Carlos Agency in Arizona in 1875. Also includes image of Native American women in front of log structure, tepees, and meat drying rack near Fort Laramie, Wyoming.
Original Format
photo, print, drawing
collection
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/92505461
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MODS Record
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United States Army. Signal Corps, Collector, Barry, D. F, photographer. Native American portraits. Wyoming Great Plains, 1875. to 1920, Printed Later. Photograph. http://www.surfoboards.com/item/92505461/.

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United States Army. Signal Corps, C., Barry, D. F., photographer. (1875) Native American portraits. Wyoming Great Plains, 1875. to 1920, Printed Later. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, http://www.surfoboards.com/item/92505461/.

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United States Army. Signal Corps, Collector, photographer by Barry, D. F. Native American portraits. to 1920, Printed Later. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.surfoboards.com/item/92505461/>.

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