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Chief Hollow Horn Bear- Sioux- No. 1169  "1898"

Portrait of Chief Mato He Hlogeca or Hollow-Horn Bear, in profile, wearing feathered headdress, bone hairpipe breast plate, and ornately beaded hide shirt.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1898-1898

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

7 x 8.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Lakota (Teton/Western Sioux), Native Americans, North America, Plains, Sicangu Lakota (Brule Sioux)

City:

Omaha

County:

Douglas County

State:

Nebraska

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Frank A. Rinehart (ca. 1862-1928) was the official photographer for the United States Indian Congress of the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition, held in Omaha, Nebraska, between June 1 and October 31, 1898. During the Congress, Rinehart and/or his assistant Adolph F. Muhr (ca. 1858-1913) photographed more than 500 individuals and groups representing the estimated thirty-six tribes represented at the Exposition. This print formerly in the collection of Mark Raymond Harrington (1882-1971, MAI staff member), inherited by his widow, Marie Walsh Harrington (1907-1986), and bequeathed to MAI by Mrs. Harrington in 1986.

Source ID:

NMAI_302397

Catalog Number:

P23432

Album Name:

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