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    • Mohave Indian

    • Native American (Mojave) men wear breechcloths and pose outdoors by a river.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1871
    • Buck Connor

    • A reenactment in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Native American (Sioux) men hold pistols and surround Buck Conner (Connor) who lays on the ground near his horse. The Sioux men wear moccasins, breechcloths, body paint, and feather roaches in their...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Battle between Utes and Comanches

    • Reproduction of a 1900 drawing of a battle between Native American Comanche and Utes across a creek. The warriors wear feather headdresses and breechcloths.
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • In the lobby of the Brown Palace Hotel

    • Native American (Sioux) men and women dance in the lobby of the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, Colorado. The men wear beaded moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, vests, and feather headdresses. The women wear fringed dresses and hair pipe necklaces....
    • Denver Post.
    • 1950 July 21
    • Stinking Bear, Hollowood, Crazy Bear

    • Chiefs, Stinking Bear, Hollowood, Crazy Bear, Native American Lakota Sioux, pose on horseback wearing feather headdresses, breechcloths, kilts, and cotton shirts, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota.
    • Northwestern Photographic Co.
    • [1890 or 1891]
    • Taos Pueblo fiesta races dancers

    • View of Native American (Taos Pueblo) men at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, wearing moccasins, breechcloths, and body paint, during a festival. They carry branches; adobe pueblo dwellings and white spectators are in the background.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • An Omaha Dance P.R. Agency, S.D.

    • View of Native American Lakota Sioux dancers at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota, performing the Omaha Dance, wearing headdresses, roaches, feathers in their hair, bustles, moccasins, breechcloths and some shirts. The Agency boarding school...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • 1891 September 2
    • Presentation Dance

    • Native American (Plains) men participate in a Presentation Dance while spectators look on. The men wear bells, fur pelts, body paint, breechcloths, leggings, feather roaches, and headdresses. Some men carry staffs.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Pueblo - Taos - fiesta races

    • View of Native American (Taos Pueblo) men crossing a bridge over Rio Puerco (i.e. Pueblo Creek) at Taos Pueblo, New Mexico, wearing breechcloths and body paint. White spectators (some on horses) watch the race.
    • Beam, George L. (George Lytle), 1868-1935.
    • 1917
    • Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum

    • Native American (San Juan Pueblo) family poses in a corner opening of an adobe structure at the Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum, Manitou Springs, Colorado. The man and his son wear feather headdresses, long cotton shirts, breechcloths, leggings, and...
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    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Ute family

    • Studio portrait (standing) of a Native American (Ute) family (Men, women, and girl). The men wear breechcloths, hair pipe breastplates and chokers, and fur pelts over their braids. The women wear beaded dresses, belts with concha medals, and shawls.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Indian "Tablet Dance" at Santo Domingo, New Mexico

    • Native American (Santa Domingo Pueblo) men and women dance in a row during a "Tablet Dance" at Santo Domingo Pueblo (New Mexico). The women wear mantas and tablitas on their heads. The men wear fringed breechcloths, hoof rattles, kilts, body paint,...
    • Farny, Henry François, 1847-1916.
    • 1890 June 7
    • Omaha Dance, Rosebud Agency, S.D.

    • Native American Lakota Sioux men and a boy pose seated in a semi-circle in front of a tepee, Rosebud Agency, South Dakota. They wear headdresses, roaches, feather, leg bands with bells, breechcloths and leggings. Some hold tobacco pipes (calumets.)
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum

    • Pueblo Native Americans (possibly San Juan) pose at the Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum, Manitou Springs, Colorado. The men and boys wear feather headdresses, cotton shirts, leggings and breechcloths; women wear mantas; one balances a pottery jar on...
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    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum

    • View of San Juan Pueblo Native Americans at the Manitou Cliff Dwellings Museum, Manitou Springs, Colorado. The men wear feather headdresses, cotton shirts, leggings, and breechcloths; women wear mantas and balance pottery jars on their heads.
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    • [between 1915 and 1925?]
    • Southern Ute & boy that was shot

    • Group portrait of Native Americans (Ute); costumes include feathers, moccasins, bells, breechcloths, beaded leggings, a dagger, and a hair pipe breastplate. Peter Thompson wears a felt hat.
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    • 1906 July 31
    • Snake hunters

    • View of unidentified Native American (Hopi) men wearing breechcloths and carrying long-handled knives.
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • [1899 or 1900?]
    • Snake Dance Oraibi

    • View of two groups of unidentified Native American (Hopi) snake dancers, Oraibi, Arizona. One group dance, they wear breechcloths, moccasins, feathers, and fur and carry snakes, some in their mouths. The second group stands, they wear kilts and...
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • 1899 or 1900?
    • Pine Ridge Agency S.D., Indian dance

    • Native American Lakota Sioux men and boys perform a dance on the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota. They wear breechcloths, bustles, roaches, feathers in their hair, legbands with bells, moccasins, armbands, and hair pipe breastplates.
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    • [1890 or 1891]
    • Pine Ridge Agency S.D., Indian dance

    • Native American Lakota Sioux men and boys perform a dance on the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. They wear breechcloths, bustles, roaches, feathers in their hair, leg bands with bells, moccasins, arm bands, and hair pipe breastplates.
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    • [1890 or 1891]
    • Corn dance

    • Native American (Pueblo) men and women participate in a Corn Dance at a Pueblo in New Mexico. The men carry rattles and evergreen sprigs and wear moccasins, body paint, breechcloths, bead necklaces, armbands, and feather roaches. The women wear...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Ute group portrait

    • Studio group portrait of unidentified Native Americans (Ute) wearing fur, earrings, hair pipe chokers, breechcloths, breastplates, beaded leggings and moccasins.
    • Kohlberg & Hopkins.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Corn dance

    • Native American (Pueblo) men and women participate in a Corn Dance at a Pueblo in New Mexico. The men carry rattles and evergreen sprigs and wear moccasins, body paint, breechcloths, bead necklaces, armbands, and feather roaches. The women wear...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Pine Ridge Agency Indians

    • View of Native American Sioux pose in a line below a watchtower or grandstand with white men and women, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The Sioux men wear breechcloths, roaches, hair feathers, hair pipe breastplates and leg bands with bells, many...
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    • [1891?]
    • Bathing pool - Mesa No. 1

    • View of Native American (Hopi) women, men, and children at a pool, with rock walls, on First Mesa, Arizona. Shows men wearing kilts and breechcloths, and women wearing mantas and shawls.
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Indians, Pueblo Hopi Dances, Snake

    • Native Americans (Hopi) perform the Snake Dance, Walpi Pueblo, First Mesa, Arizona. The dancers wear body paint, kilts or breechcloths, and hold snakes and feathers; spectators look on from adobe walls and roof tops.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Native American men

    • Native American (Plains) men pose near a tepee with staffs decorated with feathers. They wear moccasins, breechcloths, leggings, and feather headdresses. One man wears a fur pelt with a shell pendant over his shoulders.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Unidentified Apache men

    • Studio portrait of two Native American Apache men wearing long shirts, leggings, breechcloths, and headbands; holding bow and arrows.
    • Kohlberg & Hopkins.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Corn ceremonial

    • View of Native American(Hopi) men and a boy during a ceremony; one puts a corncob into a clay vessel. The men wear breechcloths and have feathers in their hair. The boy wears a cotton tunic and bead necklaces. Shows prayer sticks.
    • Matteson, Sumner W., 1867-1920.
    • 1899 or 1900?
    • Pine Ridge Agency, S.D. (celebration?)

    • Native American Sioux men dressed in dance costumes sit in a large circle surrounded by spectators in front of Charles A. Eastman's medical office, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The dancers of possibly the Omaha Dance wear headdresses, roaches,...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • [1890?]
    • Beginning of snake dance

    • View of a Native American (Hopi) snake dance at Walpi, Arizona. The men and boy dancers wear breechcloths, shirts, feathers, animal pelts, and face paint; they hold rattlesnakes. Spectators include white men; one holds a bellows camera.
    • Vroman, A. C. (Adam Clark), 1856-1916.
    • 1897
    • Omaha Dance P.R. Agency S.D.

    • Native American Sioux men and boys perform the Omaha Dance, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota; spectators including whites look on. The dancers wear headdresses, roaches, breechcloths, kilts, legbands and belts with bells. A United States flag shows...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • 1891 July 18
    • Carl Henry Parlasca

    • Carl Henry Parlasca stands with another Native American (Shoshone) man near a group of tepees. Two tripods that support a cross beam stand near the tepees. Both men wear moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, armbands, beaded vests, and beaded feather...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Omaha Dance, P.R. Agency S.D.

    • Native American Sioux men and boys perform the Omaha Dance, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota, surrounded by spectators including whites. The dancers wear headdresses, roaches, breechcloths, leg bands and belts with bells, and bustles.
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • 1891 July 3
    • Apache Indians at a game of cards

    • Four Native American Apache men wearing breechcloths and shirts, sit in the sand and play a game of cards.
    • Continent Stereoscopic Company.
    • [between 1883 and 1888?]
    • Hopi Flute Ceremony

    • Native American (Hopi) men play wooden wind instruments near a fire and prayer sticks decorated with feathers, Mishongnovi, Arizona. The men wear breechcloths, kilts, and feathers in their hair.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Omaha Dance

    • View of the backs of Omaha dancers forming a circle with other Native American Sioux and whites on the main street of the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The dancers wear roaches, headdresses, bustles, breechcloths and leather belts with bells;...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • [1891]
    • Sioux Indians dancing the Scalp Dance, P.R. Agc S.D. (celebration?)

    • Native American Lakota Sioux dancers perform in the center of a large circle of spectators in front of Charles A. Eastman's medical office, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. The dancers, possibly the Omaha Dance, wear headdresses, roaches,...
    • Morledge, C. G. (Clarence Grant)
    • [1890?]
    • Sioux braves in war paint, South Dak

    • Possibly Emma Sickels (or Sickle,) a teacher, poses with Native American Sioux men and women on the porch of a Pine Ridge Agency building in South Dakota. The men wear breechcloths, roaches, headdresses, moccasins, legbands with bells and hold...
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    • [1890 or 1891]
    • Ponca's Sun Dance, near Ponca City, Okla.

    • View of Native Americans (Ponca) performing a Sun Dance near Ponca City, Oklahoma. One group of shirtless men, wearing light colored waist wraps under dark colored breechcloths, stands in a line holding ceremonial objects in their mouths and hands....
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Indian Chiefs Ft. Hall Idaho

    • Native American (Shoshone) men pose outdoors at Fort Hall, Idaho. The stand on an outspread blanket. They wear beaded moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, belts, beaded necklaces, and feather headdresses. One man wears beaded gauntlets, fur pelts...
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    • [between 1902 and 1920?]
    • Comanche men

    • Outdoor view of three Native American men: Charles Ohetant (Kiowa) Quanah Parker and Ahko Watchymamsookwat (Comanche), wearing buckskin shirts, leggings, breechcloths, and feathers and animal skin in their hair. They hold feather fans.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Races Taos N M

    • View of Native American (Taos Pueblo) San Geronimo Day Fiesta at Taos, New Mexico; shows bough covered shrine; Native American participants costume includes breechcloths and body paint. Spectators sit on adobe pueblo dwellings.
    • Campbell, R. L.
    • 1902
    • At the Estes Park show

    • Members of the Roundup Riders of the Rockies pose probably at a rodeo in Estes Park (Larimer County), Colorado. Men and boys, members of the Ki-Ann Indian Dancers are dressed as North American Indians with feather headdresses, beaded panels on...
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    • 1953 July
    • Crow Indian dance

    • Native American (Crow) men dance. They wear moccasins, bells, leggings, breechcloths, vests decorated with metal beads, feather bustles, and roaches. Spectators sit in nearby stands.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Arapaho men

    • Native American (Arapaho) men pose outdoors with white men. The Native American men wear moccasins, leggings, breechcloths, vests, and hats. Some men wear blankets.
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    • [between 1890 and 1900]

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