eHumanity: free portal for digital native-american cultural items

Advanced Search

Image Only


Search for    from   in   during 




 
Showing search results(1 of 14267)

Chief American Horse - Sioux -  "1906-1908"

Portait of Chief Washi-ta-tonga or American Horse, wearing a feather headdress with ermine drops and a beaded headband, shirt, vest, and neck scarf

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



More Information

Time Period:

1906-1908

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

5.5 x 7.5 in.

Cultures:

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

City:

Lame Deer, Northern Cheyenne Reservation

County:

Rosebud County

State:

Montana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

In 1906, Julia Tuell, moved to the Northern Cheyenne reservation in Montana where her husband taught school. Until about 1913, she documented Cheyenne people and lifeways. She continued similar work among the Rosebud Sioux from about 1913 to 1929.

Source ID:

NMAI_317911

Catalog Number:

P07831

Album Name:

Comments / Posts

Please login to ehumanity to comment/reply/report abuse