Native American men hunt American buffalo in the Missouri River. The men hold knives in their teeth and swim beside injured buffalo. People in canoes shoot bows and arrows. Shows the buffalo herd in the distance.
Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Missouri River--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Rivers--1870-1880.; Swimming--1870-1880.
A hunter on horseback with fringed leather chaps holds a pistol and rides beside an injured American buffalo. Native American men shoot buffalo with bows and arrows, and buffalo bulls charge the hunters.
Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.
View of a covered wagon with a torn cover that reads: Pikes Peak or Bust. Oxen, one dead and the other wounded with arrows are hitched to the wagon. A man lies beside the wagon, two rifles, a feather, a bull whip and a boot are near his body. A...
Bears invade a camp site as men and a horse flee down a hillside in the Rocky Mountains. Bears pour a tea kettle over a camp fire, eat food, and loot the contents of containers. One bear holds a rifle.
A Native American man with long hair and fringed leggings, holds an eagle above the talon and prepares to strike it with a stick. A dead rabbit is on a fallen tree beside the man. Shows steep mountain slopes and clouds in the distance.
Indians of North America--Spiritual life--1870-1880.; Eagles--1870-1880.; Rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.
North American Indian men with fringed buckskin clothing, bead or quill work and feathers in their hair, stand beside their wives who wear buckskin dresses. A horse and dogs are nearby. An Indian peace delegation (Piegan) presents a severed human...
Indians of North America--Social life--1870-1880.; Piegan Indians--1870-1880.; Heads (Anatomy)--1870-1880.; Manners & customs--1870-1880.; Military officers--1870-1880.; Peace negotiations--1870-1880.; Spouses--1870-1880.; Women--1870-1880.
View of a North American Indian grave on the plains near the Yellowstone River in possibly Montana. The body is bundled in cloth and tied to a low stick scaffold suspended above the prairie. Buffalo bull skulls are on the ground. A man with a...
Indians of North America--Social life--1870-1880.; Antelope hunting--1870-1880.; Funeral rites & ceremonies--1870-1880.; Scaffold burial--1870-1880.
Men row a wooden mackinaw boat filled with American buffalo and other furs on the Missouri River, to escape attack by Native Americans. Shows an exchange of arrows and bullets. Fallen men are in the boat; one Native American man falls from a tree....
Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Missouri River--1860-1870.; Boats--1860-1870.; Fighting--1860-1870.; Fur trade--1860-1870.; Hides & skins--1860-1870.; Rivers--1860-1870.
A hunter and trapper shoots, poisons or traps animals: wolves, moose, a mountain lion (puma), otters, American buffalo and a beaver. A bear surprises the trapper at the door to the trapper's lodge. Shows rivers, snowshoes, rifles, a bowie knife and...
People and mule or oxen-drawn covered wagons crowd a street in Helena (Lewis and Clark County), Montana. A Chinese Coolie carries wooden boxes balanced with a yoke, and a man with a rifle walks beside a Native American man and woman in the street....
Chinese--Montana--Helena--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Montana--Helena--1870-1880.; Helena (Mont.)--1870-1880.; City & town life--Montana--Helena--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--Montana--Helena--1870-1880.; Ox...
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