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Tug-of-war. Picnic  "June 21, 1917"

Group playing tug-of-war at a picnic.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1917-1917

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

3.25 x 5.5 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Apache, Chiricahua Apache, Mescalero Apache, Native Americans, Non-Indian, North America, Plains, Southern Plains

City:

Mescalero Apache Reservation

County:

Otero County

State:

New Mexico

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Reverend James Osborne Arthur (1887-1971) and his wife Katherine Arthur (1883-1960) were missionaries for the Reformed Church of America, working on the Nebraska Winnebago Reservation in 1913 and among the Chiricahua and Mescalero Apaches in the Whitetail section of the Mescalero Apache Reservation in New Mexico from 1914 to 1919. Their collection of photographs was inherited by their granddaughter, Barbara Jane Arthur Jacobs; donated to NMAI by Barbara Jacobs and her son Dr. James A. (Jamie) Jacobs in 2007.

Source ID:

NMAI_386954

Catalog Number:

N53317

Album Name:

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