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Studio portrait of Crazy Head (seated) and Spotted Wolf in traditional clothing, photographed during a delegation visit. They wear traditional clothing, including fur wrapped braids, beaded moccasins, and they hold pipes and bags. Spotted Wolf is wearing goggle type eyewear.

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1873-1873

Materials:

Techniques:

Dimensions:

5 x 7.25 in.

Cultures:

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

City:

Washington, DC

State:

District of Columbia

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Photographer Alexander Gardner, best known for his Civil War photos and images of Abraham Lincoln, came to the U.S. from Scotland in 1856 and began work with photographer Mathew Brady, eventually managing Brady's Washington, DC, studio. He photographed Indian people who came to Washington, DC, as part of tribal delegations and other visits. No other collection history information available.

Source ID:

NMAI_367088

Catalog Number:

P02456

Album Name:

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