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Print  "1933"

Dr. Charles A. Eastman wearing feather headdress with beaded headband and ermine drops, heavily fringed and beaded shirt, and beaded leggings and moccasins, with Genevieve Irwin, "Miss Fort Dearborn," holding a pipe. Photographed at the Birth of Chicago Pageant in 1933. Note bark-covered wigwams (and back of bleachers?) in background

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1933-1933

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

4 x 5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Dakota (Eastern Sioux), Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Plains, Wahpetonwan Dakota (Wahpeton Sioux)

City:

Chicago

County:

Cook County

State:

Illinois

Country:

USA

Collection History:

This print formerly in the collection of David T. Vernon (1900-1973). Before 1968, Vernon's collection was purchased by the Jackson Hole Preserve, Inc. (a foundation backed by Laurance S. Rockefeller, 1910-2004, and other members of the Rockefeller family). Photographs in Vernon's collection may have come to MAI via an exchange with the Jackson Hole Preserve in 1968 or may have been donated directly to MAI by Laurance Rockefeller.

Source ID:

NMAI_303990

Catalog Number:

P21880

Album Name:

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