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Negative  "1902-1904"

Outdoor portrait of the man Wolf Robe (ca. 1840-1910), posed in front of a tipi, holding a pipe and pipe bag. He wears a cotton print shirt and dark vest, feathers in hair, a peace medal around his neck, scarf (with medallion?) and holds a blanket

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1902-1904

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

6.5 x 8.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Native Americans, North America, Plains, Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)

City:

Colony

County:

Washita County

State:

Oklahoma

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Anthropologist, naturalist, and author George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938) worked among Plains tribes, especially the Cheyenne, from the 1870s onward. Photographs taken by his wife Elizabeth Curtis Grinnell during his fieldwork probably accompanied the objects he donated to MAI in 1922.

Source ID:

NMAI_353613

Catalog Number:

N13598

Album Name:

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