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    • Hopi man at Grand Canyon

    • Native American (Hopi) man in a loincloth, stands on an outcropping overlooking the Grand Canyon, Arizona. One arm is outstretched.
    • Hopi Indians--Arizona--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1900-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1900-1920.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1913?]
    • The day of law

    • Native American (Hopi) man sits crossleg on a mesa, a small fire in front of him, overlooking a valley. He wears a loin cloth and a knife on his belt, a feather on his head.
    • Hopi Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • Snake Dance at Mishongnovi

    • Reproduction of a painting; Native American (Hopi) snake dancers at the Mishongnovi Pueblo, Arizona. Dancers wear feathers, face and body paint, armbands and necklaces, kilts. They carry sticks and snakes; a crowd of spectators stand by.
    • Hopi Indians--Dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Snake dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Buffalo stampede, Neb.

    • White men in Conestoga wagons, and on foot, and North American Indians on horseback hunt stampeding buffalo on probably the Oregon Trail in Nebraska. Indians hold bows and arrows and lances, and some of the settlers shoot rifles. Women and children...
    • Indians of North America--Nebraska--1840-1860.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1840-1860.; Platte River (Neb.)--1840-1860.; Bison hunting--Nebraska--1840-1860.; Covered wagons--Nebraska--1840-1860.; Pioneers--Nebraska--1840-1860.;...
    • 1932
    • Upper California crossing of the Platte River [sic], Neb.

    • View of a wagon train on the Overland Trail. Conestoga wagons approach or ford the South Platte River at the Upper California Crossing in Sedgwick County, Colorado. Shows ox-driven wagons, people camped beside wagons, and North American Indians on...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Sedgwick County--1860-1870.; Overland Trails--1860-1870.; Sedgwick County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Camping--Colorado--Sedgwick County--1860-1870.; Covered...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Chimney Rock, Neb.

    • North American Indians on horseback charge a wagon train on the Oregon Trail near Chimney Rock in Merrill County, Nebraska. Indians carry rifles and coup sticks. Shows Conestoga wagons drawn by oxen and men on horseback.
    • Indians of North America--War--Nebraska--Morrill County--1840-1870.; Chimney Rock (Neb.)--1840-1870.; Merrill County (Neb.)--1840-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1840-1870.; Horseback riding--Nebraska--Morrill County--1840-1870.; Rock...
    • 1930
    • Pawnee village, evening ceremonial

    • North American Indian (Pawnee) men and women sit and stand on and near earthen lodges at sunset probably in Nebraska. They are wrapped in blankets. Shows fences made of twigs or brush, and a plaza with an American flag that flies near the entrance...
    • Earth houses--Nebraska--1860-1880.; Indians of North America--Structures--Nebraska--1860-1880.; Pawnee Indians--1860-1880.; Earth lodges--Nebraska--1860-1880.; Lodges--Nebraska--1860-1880.; Rites & ceremonies--Nebraska--1860-1880.; Sunrises &...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Platte Bridge Indian battle, 1865

    • View of the Battle of Platte Bridge at Platte Bridge Station (later Fort Caspar), on July 26, 1865, near present day Casper (Natrona County), Wyoming. United States Army troops stand near both ends of the bridge over the North Platte River, to...
    • United States. Army--1860-1870.; Arapaho Indians--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Dakota Indians--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Indians of North...
    • 1933
    • An exciting adventure

    • A stagecoach on the Oregon Trail is under attack by North American Indians in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. Indians ride horseback and fire arrows at the stagecoach. The coach races toward a circle of wagons and settlers with rifles, near...
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Pioneers--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • 1934
    • Old Fort Bridger, Wyo.

    • View of Fort Bridger on the Oregon Trail in Uinta County, Wyoming. Shows a stockade with log buildings and another with horses. A wagon train is camped in a circle near the Blacks Fork river. Horses and oxen graze nearby. A Conestoga wagon fords...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1850-1870.; Blacks Fork (Utah and Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger State Historic Site (Fort Bridger, Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Corral at old Fort Bridger

    • View of a log stockade, a corral, at Fort Bridger in Uinta County, Wyoming. A covered wagon and men on horseback are near the log structure. North American Indians with pack horses and travois leave the fort. The Blacks Fork river is near the...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1850-1870.; Blacks Fork (Utah and Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger State Historic Site (Fort Bridger, Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.;...
    • 1937
    • Rendezvous - Indians and trappers, upper Green River, Wyo.

    • View of a rendezvous near the Green River in Sublette County, Wyoming. Shows mountain men (trappers) and North American Indians, on horseback and on foot, near groups of tepees located along the river. A horse pulls a travois near a group of Indian...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Sublette County--1820-1840.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1820-1840.; Sublette County (Wyo.)--1820-1840.; Wind River Range (Wyo.)--1820-1840.; Fur trade--Wyoming--Sublette County--1820-1840.; Indian...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Old Fort Hall, Idaho

    • A pack train moves along the Oregon Trail near Fort Hall in Bannock County, Idaho. The fort is constructed of mud bricks and has towers, a gate, and gun slots. North American Indians (Shoshone or Bannock) on horseback approach the entrance to the...
    • Indians of North America--Idaho--Fort Hall--1840-1860.; Bannock County (Idaho)--1840-1860.; Fort Hall (Idaho : Fort)--1840-1860.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1840-1860.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1840-1860.; Covered wagons--Idaho--Fort...
    • 1937
    • Pony Express rider, 1861

    • A Pony Express rider is pursued by mounted North American Indians beside the Sweetwater River in probably Natrona County, Wyoming. The Pony Express rider wears a hat, buckskin jacket, fringed gauntlets, and boots with spurs. He holds a pistol.
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.; Pony express--Wyoming--Natrona County--1860-1870.;...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • Pony Express rider ambushed by Indians, Wyo.

    • North American Indians, with rifles and bows and arrows, perch behind rocks and near a cliff as they get ready to ambush a Pony Express rider in Wyoming. The Pony Express rider is in a valley, beside an eroded cliff wall. Horses stand behind the...
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Ambushes--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Pony Express--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--Wyoming--1860-1870.
    • 1934
    • Pony rider ambushed by Indians, Wyo.

    • North American Indians with rifles hide behind rocks and near a cliff as they prepare to ambush a Pony Express rider in Wyoming. One man stands on the cliff and acts as a lookout. Horses stand behind the men.
    • Indians of North America--War--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Ambushes--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Pony Express--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Rock formations--Wyoming--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--Wyoming--1860-1870.
    • 1934
    • Pony Express rider chased into station by Indians

    • A Pony Express rider chased by a group of Indians races towards a Pony Express station. Men with rifles stand outside the station. One man holds a fresh horse for the rider. The station is constructed of stone and has a sod roof. Mountains and a...
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Chasing--1860-1870.; Fighting--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Pony express--1860-1870.; Stone buildings--1860-1870.; Transportation facilities--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward...
    • 1933
    • Pony rider passing outpost of telegraph construction

    • A Pony Express rider waves at a telegraph line construction crew on possibly the Oregon Trail. The crew waves back. North American Indians, on horseback, are on a ridge nearby. A wagon train and snow capped mountains are in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Linemen--1860-1870.; Pony Express--1860-1870.; Telegraph lines--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--1860-1870.
    • 1936
    • A Navajo sheep-herder

    • Shows a Native American (Navajo) man herding sheep and goats on an open hillside. He wears a blanket around his shoulders, a head band, and sandals. He carries a walking stick, a water bottle, and a rifle.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Navajo Indians--1880-1890.; Sheep--1880-1890.; Shepherds--1880-1890.
    • 1888?
    • Beecher Island

    • An oil painting of the battle on Beecher Island (Colorado) between soldiers and Native American Sioux and Cheyenne. Shows images of horses, soldiers, scouts, Native Americans, trees, bushes and a river.
    • Beecher Island, Battle of, 1868.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Dakota Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1926
    • Sand Creek massacre

    • An oil painting that depicts the Sand Creek Massacre (Colorado) between the Arapaho and Cheyenne Native Americans and American soldiers. Shows the battle scene in a camp with tepees, mounted soldiers, an American flag in the middle of the...
    • Sand Creek Massacre, Colo., 1864.; Arapaho Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1860-1870.; Cheyenne Indians--War--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1860-1870.
    • 1936
    • Thornburgh massacre

    • An oil painting the depicts the Thornburgh massacre (Colorado). Shows a battle scene with Native Americans and the American Cavalry, covered wagons, horses, dead men and horses and a fire.
    • Milk Creek (Rio Blanco County and Moffat County, Colo.), Battle of, 1879.; Campaigns & battles--Colorado--1870-1880.; Cavalry--Colorado--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--Colorado--1870-1880.
    • [between 1930 and 1940]
    • Flanked

    • An oil painting of a battle scene between a cowboy and Native Americans in a valley or on a pass. The cowboy leans against a rock and holds a pistol; a rifle is next to him. Two Native Americans on horseback are in the background. Spent arrows...
    • Campaigns & battles--1890-1900.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • 1895
    • The Vedette

    • An oil painting of a Native American on a horse on a bluff who looks out over a valley. An encampment of tepees are in the valley below and mountains are in the background. The painting is on an unframed rectangular stretched canvas.
    • Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Tipis--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Colonel Stobie

    • An oil painting of Colonel Stobie. Colonel Stobie is on horseback, a Native American on horseback is behind him. Buttes are in the background, desert vegetation is on the ground below and the sky is blue with white clouds. The frame is rectangular...
    • Buttes--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Indian camp

    • An oil painting of a Native American camp. Native Americans stand next to a tepee and a small camp fire is in front. Prairie vegetation surrounds the camp, mountains are in the background and the sky is filled with gray clouds. The frame is...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Tipis--1900-1910.
    • 1904
    • Young Ute brave and his squaw visiting

    • The painting shows a Native American camp, four lodges, Native Americans, two are on horseback (one male and the other is female), rocks, plains vegetation, mountains in the background and a blue sky with clouds.
    • Horseback riding--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--1910-1920.; Tipis--1910-1920.
    • 1915
    • Chief Sitting Bull

    • An oil portrait of Chief Sitting Bull by Charles S. Stobie. Chief Sitting Bull wears a headdress with feathers, necklace, sash, fringed tunic and hold a smoking pipe in his hands. The painting has a rectangular varnished wood frame.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Sitting Bull, 1834?-1890.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Indians mounted or homeward bound

    • An oil painting of two Native Americans on horseback. They are surrounded by dry plains vegetation and above them is a sky filled with clouds. The painting is unframed.
    • Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Plains--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Black horse, Navajo chief, called American Killer

    • An oil painting of Navajo chief, Black Horse. He stands in a the desert next to a horse and wears a full length red robe. Hills are in the background. The rectangular frame is gilded and molded wood.
    • Navajo Indians--1900-1910.; Horses--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1900-1910.; Black Horse, Navajo Chief.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Battle sketch

    • An unfinished sketch of a battle scene. Shows Native Americans, horses and cowboys. The painting is unframed.
    • Campaigns & battles--1890-1900.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Horses--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Running Crow

    • An oil portrait of Native American Running Crow. He rides a white horse. Mountains are in the background, large rocks are on the landscape and the sky is filled with white and gray clouds. The rectangular frame is gessoed and gilded wood.
    • Running Crow.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • 1896
    • Chief Black Tail Deer

    • An oil portrait (three quarters view) of Chief Black Tail Deer. He wears a necklace, red tunic and pendant. The rectangular painting is unframed.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Black Tail Deer, Chief.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Indian squaw" or "Indian camp

    • An oil painting of Native American woman as she stands in front of a lodge. In the background is a forest of pine trees. The canvas is unfinished with no frame.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1930.; Women--1890-1930.
    • [between 1890 and 1930?]
    • Religion - penitentes - "The Whippers" by Herbert Geer

    • Reproduction shows an oil painting called: "The Whippers," by Herbert Geer, depicting Native Americans running; an adobe church or mission is in the background.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Chief Flat-Iron Sioux

    • Reproduction shows a painting (by Joseph H. Sharp, Pine Ridge, South Dakota) of a Native American Sioux man identified as Chief Flat Iron.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Men--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Flat Iron.
    • [1900?]
    • Chief Flat-Iron Sioux

    • Reproduction shows a painting (by J. H. Sharp, Pine Ridge, South Dakota) of a Native American Sioux man identified as Chief Flat Iron.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Men--1900-1910.; Flat Iron.
    • [1900?]
    • Navajo sand painting

    • Close-up view of a Native American (Navajo) sand painting. The painting shows Yei figures in a symmetrical design.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1900.; Sandpaintings--1890-1900.
    • [between 1890 and 1894]
    • A dance before wigwams [art original].

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    • Indian dance--North America--Pictorial works.; Indians in art.; Painting, American.; Indians of North America--Pictorial works.; Wigwams--Pictorial works.; Oil paintings.
    • [n.d.]
    • The Cheyenne type

    • Portrait (profile) of a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a feather in his hair.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • [1892]
    • Chief Wolf Robe Cheyenne

    • Painted portrait of Chief Wolf Robe, a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a shirt with fringe and quillwork, medal, and a feather in his hair.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1900.; Wolf Robe.
    • 1898
    • Straight-Crazy Arapahoe

    • Portrait (sitting) of Straight-Crazy, a Native American (Arapaho) man. He wears a shirt decorated with feathers, fur pelts over his braids, face paint, and a feather in his hair.
    • Arapaho Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Straight-Crazy.
    • 1898
    • Red Cloud, Ogalalla Sioux Indian

    • Portrait of Red Cloud, (Makhpia-sha, or Maqpeya-luta) Native American Oglala Sioux (Lakota), wearing a feather headdress and buckskin coat with fringe.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1910.; Oglala Indians--1890-1910.; Tribal chiefs--1890-1910.; Red Cloud, 1822-1909.
    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Joseph Walker on left, Arapeen on right

    • Reproduction of a sketch shows head and shoulders portrait of mountain man Joseph Walker and Arapeen (Arrapeen,) Native American Ute.
    • Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Ute Indians--1850-1860.; Arrapeen.; Walker, Joseph, Mountain man.
    • [between 1930 and 1960?]
    • Conjuring back the buffalo

    • A Native American Sioux man wearing leggings stands on a slope with buffalo skulls; he raises a skull above his head.
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Shamans--1890-1900.
    • 1892

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