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Horse travois poles  (Transportation Items)  "1920-1921"

Reuben Black Horse (Ruben Black Horse), Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne), b. ca. 1855/Lena Black Horse (Mrs. Reuben Black Horse), Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne), b. ca. 1862

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1920-1921

Materials:

Wood

Techniques:

Cut, carved

Dimensions:

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Native Americans, North America, Northern Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne), Plains, Tsitsistas/Suhtai (Cheyenne)

City:

Lame Deer, Northern Cheyenne Reservation

County:

Rosebud County

State:

Montana

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Commissioned by Thomas M. Galey (b. ca. 1884), an oil man interested in Indians who sometimes assisted anthropologist George Bird Grinnell (1849-1938) during his fieldwork; kept by Indian trader August C. Stohr (1868-1944) at Lame Deer, Montana, until 1932 when it was donated to MAI by Thomas Galey and August Stohr.

Source ID:

NMAI_195338

Catalog Number:

18/2687

Album Name:

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