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Colored lithograph of two male “Mohaves (Ireteba and Cairook)” wearing loin cloths and one female wearing beads and a grass skirt and holding a tiny baby. (1861) By H.B. Mollhausen from Ives-Exploration of the Colorado River of the West , 1861

 Item — Box: Photo F-92, item: 13

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

Black-and-white and color engravings of Indians of the Southwest, namely Pueblo, Hopi, and Navajo. Included are scenes of village life, native dwellings, individual Indians, and dances. Though less numerous, depictions of hunting and ceremonies of the Lakota, Blackfeet, Chippewa, and Mandan Indians are also included in the collection.


  • Creation: 1861

Conditions Governing Access

On June 26, 2023, the Western History Collections began a preservation project that has made many of its collections unavailable for a period of time. This collection is among the materials temporarily unavailable. Please contact Western History Collections if you wish to be added to a contact list to be notified when this collection becomes available.

Open for public research.


From the Collection: 214 items

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English