Sepia steel engraving of “Costumes.” (1853). Shows Dakota and Chippewa winter caps and ornamental head-dresses. By S. Eastman from Schoolcraft’s Indian Tribes. , 1853
Scope and Contents
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: 1853
Conditions Governing Access
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Open for public research.
From the Collection: 214 items
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
Part of the Western History Collections Repository
630 Parrington Oval
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States