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Negative  "1908"

Outdoor profile portrait of Albert Henry, a stick ball game player, holding two stick ball game sticks. He wears a cloth cap with white feather, a cotton print shirt with ribbon decoration, trousers, and a deer tail dance "tail." He is posed in a cleared area with farm-like buildings and a wooden split-rail fence in the background

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1908-1908

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

5 x 7 in.

Cultures:

American Indians, Choctaw, Gulf, Mississippi Choctaw, Native Americans, North America, Southeast

County:

Neshoba County and Scott County

State:

Mississippi

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Mark Raymond Harrington was one of George Heye's earliest fieldworkers and spent the years between 1908 and 1911 visiting dozens of tribal communities in the East and Midwest to collect for Heye; photographs by Harrington from this period accompanied objects he collected.

Source ID:

NMAI_364127

Catalog Number:

N02677

Album Name:

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