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    • Indian travois

    • A Native American (Plains) woman rides on the back of a horse with her legs around the shafts of a travois which drags behind. Two small children occupy a wooden restraining cage which has been built on top of the support bench on the travois.
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    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • The travois, or, the Indian hunter bringing game into camp

    • A Native American (Crow) man leads his horse, which pulls a travois, along a snow covered wash or river bed. The man wears hides and leggings. The load on the travois is covered with animal skins and the horse has a blanket on its back.
    • Throssel, Richard, d. 1933.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • Indians on the move

    • A group of Native Americans and pack horses en route to a new camp. One of the horses trails a travois upon which is loaded a mother and her child.
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    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • The travaux pony

    • Shows three Native Americans, one adult and children, on the back of a horse the travois that carries their belongings dragging behind.
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    • [between 1940 and 1970?]
    • Ration day at Standing Rock Agency

    • Native American (Dakota, Upper Yanktonai) men, women and children are at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota or South Dakota. A man with a fur hat and feathers, in a robe with fringe and a hair pipe breast plate, stands beside a...
    • Farny, Henry François, 1847-1916.
    • 1883 July 28
    • Shooting cattle at Standing Rock Indian Agency

    • View of Native American (Dakota, Yanktonai) men, women and children at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in North Dakota or South Dakota. Men shoot cattle in a fenced corral nearby. Shows tepees at a camp and Native Americans with horses,...
    • Rogers, W. A. (William Allen), 1854-1931.
    • 1879 February 22
    • Indian transport, Craterville, Oklahoma near Lawton

    • View of three Native Americans (Plains) and a horse on a flat field lined by automobiles in Craterville, Oklahoma. A young man rides the horse which trails a travois, an elderly woman tends the horse's head, and an elderly man stands next to the...
    • Bates.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • The Indian campaign, prisoners captured by General Custer

    • North American Indians (Cheyenne), probably the survivors of the Battle of the Washita, in animal skins and blankets over their shoulders, travel on foot or in a covered travois on a snowy hillside in Oklahoma. Uniformed soldiers with drawn swords,...
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
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    • Indians & travois, Miles City

    • Native American Sioux pause outside of Miles City, Montana with horses and travois (tepee poles with bundles of their belongings.) Shows the main street businesses with false fronts.
    • Huffman, L. A. (Laton Alton), 1854-1931.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • Plains Indian family moves

    • A Native American (Plains) family moves camp. A woman with a cradleboard leads a horse that pulls a travois.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Chief Joseph monument

    • View of two Nez Perce Native American chiefs with horses one with a travois, pose with a United States flag at Chief Joseph's monument which consists of a stone column with a sign. Shows a large crowd of people.
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    • 1926 September 26
    • Indian woman and child on travois

    • Unidentified Native American woman and child lean on travois attached to horse; shows horses, canvas tents and tepees in background.
    • Barry, D. F. (David Frances), 1854-1934.
    • [188?]
    • Travois with wounded man, from Battle of Slim Buttes

    • View a wounded soldier on a travois constructed of two long poles pulled by a mule or horse with an attendant, along French Creek, Black Hills, Dakota Territory. The soldier is covered with a plaid blanket and is propped up with his pack.
    • Morrow, Stanley J.
    • 1876
    • Indian family on the move

    • A Native American (Sioux) family move their camp. The family walks near a group of tepees as the man leads a horse that is hitched to a travois.
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Pawnee Indians, Nebraska

    • A Native American (Pawnee) man and woman on a grassy plain in Nebraska. The woman, wrapped in a blanket, holds the reins to a horse which trails a travois. The man sits on a stool near two tepees and holds a rifle between his legs.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Plains Indians

    • View of a Native American (Plains) woman on horseback dragging a travois upon which sits two children. They parade with another horse in front of a grandstand.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • London tour

    • A reenactment with Native American (Sioux)men and women in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, London, England; they pose near a tepee and a painted background, shows a travois hitched to a horse with a girl on it's back. The men wear moccasins,...
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    • [between 1900 and 1907]
    • Women water-carriers

    • Native American women standing on a stream bank collect water. They use travois' attached to dogs to transport the full pots to their village in the distance.
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    • 1870?
    • Group of Indians, shows travois

    • Group of unidentified Native Americans grouped around two travois hitched to horses with one colt nursing; unhitched oxen team behind group; women and small child sit on ground with blankets wrapped around them and dogs laying next to them; men...
    • Barry, D. F. (David Frances), 1854-1934.
    • [188-?]
    • The Palaver A dear pony.

    • Native American (tribe unknown) and white men discuss a trade near a group of tepees. Children, women, and horses with travois stand nearby.
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    • [between 1920 and 1950]
    • San Juan Indians Stampede Monte Vista Colo.

    • In the Ski-Hi Stampede parade, Monte Vista, Rio Grande County, Colorado, Native American children ride in a horse-drawn travois. The horse's rider wears a feather headdress, as do men on a truck further down the street. A woman in a shawl is in the...
    • Rocky Mountain Photo Company.
    • 1920
    • The Indian question

    • North American Indians, dogs, saddled horses and travois are at the Red Cloud Agency (Camp Robinson later Fort Robinson) waiting for food to be distributed in Dawes County, Nebraska. The crowd of people is outside buildings and the "F.D. Yates...
    • Pranishnikoff, Ivan Petrovitch.
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    • Nadowaqua

    • Native Americans (Algonquin) walk down a trail toward a large body of water. Most carry belongings or drag them on a travois; one person carries an elderly individual on his back.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Mrs. White Bull on left

    • Two Native American (Sioux) women pose near a horse with a travois and an automobile. One of the women is identified as the wife of White Bull. Both women wear long, dark skirts, belts, and shirts with elk tooth decoration. Painted on the door of...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Medics practice travois evacuation

    • Pvt. Leon Whritenour (left) and Pfc. Peter Guletto (right) carry Pfc. William C. Woods down a slope by means of a travois, an old Indian carry adapted by the French to mountain operations. Litter is belayed by a man farther up the slope (not shown...
    • Bingham, Roy O.
    • April 1945
    • Completion of the Pacific Railroad

    • Railroad workers greet a locomotive and passenger train on a trestle near telegraph lines. Native American, Plains Indians near tepees, are on the other side of the river with travois and on horseback. A border shows people representative of the...
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    • Early modes of transportation, Independence Rock, Wyo.

    • View of covered wagons pulled by oxen, horse-drawn covered wagons, a stagecoach, a Pony Express rider, people on horseback and on foot on the Oregon Trail near Independence Rock on the Sweetwater River in Natrona County, Wyoming. Tepees, a wagon...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1932
    • Horse pulls tepee poles

    • A horse pulls tepee polls that are strapped to its back like a travois, blankets and supplies are on its back. A Native American (tribe unkown) man on horseback and other horses stand nearby.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1915?]
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]
    • 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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [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...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1937

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