Ten Native American chiefs who met with General Nelson Miles to stop the Indian War stand in a semi-circle in front of a teepee. Among the chiefs are Standing Bull, Bear Who Looks Back Running, Has the Big White Horse, White Tail, Liver Bear, Little Thunder, Bull Dog, High Hawk, Lame and Eagle Pipe. The men have blankets wrapped around their shoulders. One man, either Liver Bear or Little Thunder, stands in the center of the semi- circle holding his left hand out, palm facing up.
1 photoprint ; 16 x 23 cm. (6 1/2 x 9 in.) on mat 18 x 25 cm. (7 x 9 3/4 in.)
Is Part Of
Salsbury collection, Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
Type of Material
Photographic prints.; Imaged.; Image
Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Tipis--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
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Copyright restrictions applying to use or reproduction of this image available from the Western History and Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, at email@example.com.
Reproduction Available for Purchase
Yes (digital reproduction)
Image File: ZZR700105074
"No. 8608 Indian Chiefs who counciled with Gen. Miles and setteled [sic] the Indian War. 1 Standing Bull, 2 Bear Who Looks Back Running, 3 Has the Big White Horse, 4 White Tail, 5 Liver Bear, 6 Little Thunder, 7 Bull Dog, 8 High Hawk, 9 Lame, 10 Eagle Pipe. Photo and copyright by Grabill, '91, Deadwood, S.D." typed on lower left side of image.; Image is cropped photoprint of "NS-73."; See also "NS-73."; Title typed on photoprint; at head of title: 8608.; Vintage photographic print with photographer's stamp on side edge of mat reading "The Grabill Portrait & View Co., Deadwood, S.D. Our company is incorporated under State Laws. Views all copyrighted. Will give a handsome reward for detection of anyone copying our pictures."; R7001050749
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