Totem pole

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Culture/People
Tuscarora
Collector
George Gustav Heye (GGH), Non-Indian, 1874-1957
Joseph W. Keppler (Udo Keppler/Gyantwaka), Non-Indian, 1872-1956
Previous owner
Daniel Smith (Dan Smith), Tuscarora, 1879-1950
Object Name
Totem pole
Media/Materials
Wood
Techniques
Carved, painted
Object Type
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Place
Tuscarora Reservation; Niagara County; New York; USA
Collection History
Formerly owned by Daniel Smith (Tuscarora, 1879-1950); collected from him in 1939 by George Gustav Heye and his long-time friend Joseph W. Keppler (1872-1956).
Catalog Number
2/6025
Barcode
026025.000
See related items
Tuscarora
Sculpture/Carving/Figures
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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