• Description:

    Formal portrait (copy of carte de visite?) of the Sioux delegation of 1875. Seated from left: Sitting Bull the Minor, Oglala Lakota (not the famous Hunkpapa chief but the nephew of Chief Little Wound); Swift Bear (1827-1909), Brule; Spotted Tail (1823-1881), Brule; Standing from left: Julius Meyer, interpreter; Chief Mahpina Luta or Red Cloud (1822-1909), Oglala. Info at bottom of print illegible

  • Culture/People:

    Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux), Sicangu Lakota (Brulé Sioux), and Non-Indian

  • Date created:

    May 1875

  • Photographer:

    Frank F. Currier (F. E. Currier), Non-Indian

  • Place:

    Photographic Studio of Frank Currier, Farnham (Farnam?) Street; Omaha; Douglas County; Nebraska; USA

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    No collection history information available.

  • Dimensions:

    6 x 8.5 in.

  • Catalog number:


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