Download Full Text (636 KB)
This is a black and white albumen photograph featuring a probable or supposed Sioux warrior from the chest up with headdress, hoop earrings, arm band, neck scarf, and fringe strands on either side of his chest. The photograph is damaged along the left side and is pasted on a paper with the following information at the top: Alexander Historical Auctions LLC 98 Bohemia Ave. Ste 2 Chesapeake City, MD 21915 203-276-1570 www.historyauctioneers.com. The information typed above the photo describes the photograph as follows: Albumen photograph of an Indian Warrior Mounted albumen photograph, 5 14" x 3 34", shows a (probable) Sioux warrior from the chest up with headdress. Damage includes a long, clean vertical tear marginal losses, wrinkles, etc. Mounted. Estimate: $200 - $300 Loc.
Portraits; American Indians; Native Americans
Mississippi State University Libraries, Manuscripts Division, Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Mississippiana Collection, Native American Sub-Collection
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version)
Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or
Lucius Marion Lampton, MD Historical Images Collection, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University