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    • 1st Festival of Mountain & Plain

    • Native American (Ute) men and women ride on horseback in a parade as part of the first Festival of Mountain and Plain in Denver, Colorado. One woman has a baby in a cradleboard strapped to her back. Spectators line the street.
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    • 1895
    • 31. Navajo Indians Shiprock

    • A group of Native American (Navajo) men, a woman, child, and baby in a cradleboard pose outdoors near an unhitched wagon at Shiprock, New Mexico. The men are wrapped in woven blankets and wear headbands. The woman wears a dress and shawl. The girl...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • [between 1890 and 1908]
    • A Ute squaw and papoose

    • Sitting portrait of a Native American Ute woman and a baby in a cradleboard posing next to the Los Pinos(?) River near Ignacio, La Plata County, Colorado. Shows a person kneeling to dip water from the river, buildings in background.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Ada Shaw (Clear Day) Kiwena, Wasas

    • Studio portrait of Native American Wichita family, including Ada Shaw (Clear Day) Kiwena, Wasack (? Growing Horn), and children; they wear a combination of Euro-American and traditional dress; one women holds a baby in a cradleboard; a man wears a...
    • Rinehart, F. A. (Frank A.)
    • 1898
    • Ahahe, Wichita

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American (Wichita) woman; in her lap she holds an infant in a cradleboard. The woman, identified as Ahahe, is wearing a blanket around her waist and a long sleeved shirt.
    • Rinehart, F. A. (Frank A.)
    • 1898
    • An Apache babe

    • Portrait of a Native American (Apache) infant in a wooden cradleboard. Bead medicine amulets are attached to the canopy hood. The bundled baby is secured by stretched buckskin ties.
    • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952.
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    • Annie Warner, Opal Group (?) Wellpinit, Washington.

    • Studio portrait of a Native American Spokane family; Wellpinit, Washington; the man stands wearing a kilt, plaid shirt and embroidered vest, the seated woman wears a long Euro-American style cotton dress and abalone shell disk earrings; she holds a...
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    • [between 1890 and 1910]
    • Apache baby

    • Studio portrait of a Native American Apache baby in a cradleboard, with medicine amulets attached to the hood, propped on a chair covered with a woven blanket.
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    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Apache cradleboard

    • A Native American (Chiricahua Apache) woman poses with a baby in a cradleboard strapped to her back. The hooded cradleboard is decorated with a kerchief and rattle.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910]
    • Apache pappooses

    • Studio portrait of two Native American Apache babies propped upright in cradleboards with hoods.
    • Kohlberg & Hopkins.
    • [between 1880 and 1890?]
    • Apache squaw and child

    • A Native American (Apache) woman sits and breast-feeds her baby in probably Arizona. The baby is in a cradleboard. The woman wears a shirt with pleats and cuffs, a striped, woven skirt and boot moccasins. Shows trees and bluffs in the distance.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Apache squaw and pappoose

    • A Native American (Apache) woman sits and poses with a baby in a cradleboard. The mother carries the cradleboard by a leather strap over her forehead. She wears a dress with wide sleeves and a gathered waist, and leather moccasins.
    • O'Sullivan, Timothy H., 1840-1882.
    • 1873
    • Apache woman

    • A Native American (Apache) woman poses on horseback with a cradleboard with an infant in it tied to the saddle. A nearby sign reads: "Chicago [...] Rock Island".
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Babe in cradle

    • A Native American Ute child sits on a buffalo hide next to an infant in a cradleboard, western slope Wasatch Mountains, Utah. Care of young children was often left to older siblings, freeing parents to perform other necessary duties. Corn hangs on...
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • [between 1871 and 1875]
    • Baby carrier

    • Native American (Great Plains) baby carrier with back strap, fully beaded with geometric design and hood, laces, cloth lining, doll inside.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Baby carrier

    • Native American (Great Plains) cradleboard for newborn with fringed buckskin, wicker hood and wide bead borders.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Baby carrier

    • Native American (Ute) cradleboard for newborn with wicker hood, laced buckskin with fringe, beaded border design and beaded leaf motif. A doll is inside.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Baby carrier "Ute Kuneo"

    • Native American (Ute) cradleboard for newborn, with beaded and laced buckskin over cloth and a slotted wooden hood decorated with metal tip fringe.
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1895
    • Bannock Indians

    • Portrait of unidentified Native Americans (Bannock) by tepees, in Pocatello, Idaho for the Fort Hall Centennial; the women wear buckskin dresses and feathers. One holds a beaded bag and a baby in a cradleboard; a boy wears body paint and a...
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    • 1934
    • Bannock Indians

    • A Native American (Bannock) man, women and a baby in a cradle board pose in front of a tepee, probably Wyoming..
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1871 and 1878]
    • Buckskin Charly [sic] watching Bear Dance

    • View of Buckskin Charlie, a Native American man (Ute); costume includes a fringed jacket and felt hat; also shows women and an infant in a cradleboard.
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    • 1932 November 8
    • Camp in Monument Valley Park

    • Native American (Ute) women and children pose outside a tepee at Monument Valley Park, El Paso County, Colorado. They are identified as, back row, left to right: Ruby (Stone) Kent and Amy (Kent) Snow. Front row, left to right: Amy Snow's daughters...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1912
    • Camp in Monument Valley Park Amy Kent and daughter

    • Native American (Ute) woman and girl stand near a tepee in Monument Valley Park, El Paso County, Colorado. Amy Kent bends over and holds the girl around the waist while a cradleboard leans against her side. Two women look on. The girl wears a dress...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August, 1912
    • Camp in Monument Valley Park Amy Kent in dark shawl and her mother

    • Native American (Ute) women and children pose outside a tepee at Monument Valley Park, El Paso County, Colorado. They are identified as, back row, left to right: Ruby (Stone) Kent and Amy (Kent) Snow. Front row, left to right: Amy Snow's daughters...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • August 29, 1912
    • Camp on reservation near Ignacio

    • View of a Native American (Ute) camp with four tepees situated in a group of trees, La Plata County, Colorado; unidentified Native American men, women, and children sit and stand in the camp; shows tripods near tepees, possibly with corn to dry;...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1890
    • Chief Sevara [sic] and family

    • Studio portrait of Chief Severo and Native American (Ute) men, women and children identified as Severo family members. Chief Severo stands and wears probably a military or law enforcement uniform, a hat, jacket, vest and neckerchief. Men beside...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1899
    • Chief Severo and Utes

    • Studio portrait of Chief Severo and Native American Utes includes men, women, babies, and a girl. Two of the babies are in cradleboards, two of the men wear braids and hair pipe breastplates. The women wear dresses and are wrapped in woven blankets.
    • Nast, Charles A.
    • 1885?
    • Comanche cradleboard

    • Studio portrait of a Native American Comanche baby laced into a cradleboard propped against a stool; the wood frame boards are decorated with metal studs.
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    • [between 1890 and 1910?]
    • Comanche kid & carrier, Lawton, Okla.

    • Studio portrait of a baby laced in a cradleboard propped on an animal fur skin, Lawton, Oklahoma. The cradleboard is beaded and has wood frame boards decorated with metal studs.
    • Bates.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Comanche papoose and carrier

    • Studio portrait of baby Larry Saupitti, Native American Comanche, laced in a cradleboard propped on a animal fur skin. The boy has short bangs with some hair gathered into a tail over his forehead. The wood frame boards are decorated with metal...
    • Bates.
    • [between 1920 and 1930?]
    • Cradleboard

    • Show a Native American (Ute) toy cradleboard with a doll. The cradleboard is buckskin wrapped around a board and is decorated with fringe, multi-color beadwork sewn on with lazy stitch. The doll's head is possibly made of wood painted a medium...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Cradleboard

    • Shows a Native American (Arapaho?) cradleboard. It features decorative opaque, red, white, black and green beadwork in geometric designs. The cradleboard has a leather thong, stained wood, lining dark brown velveteen, canvas backing and 1 calico?.
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    • [between 1880 and 1900]
    • Domestic life, Chippewa Indians

    • Hand colored outdoor portrait of a Native American (Chippewa) woman and child. The woman wears a long skirt, a shirt, and a blanket around her shoulders. The child is tightly wrapped in a cradleboard.
    • Zimmerman, Charles A.
    • [between 1872 and 1890?]
    • Flathead Indians, cradleboards

    • A Native American Flathead (Salish) baby is bound to a cradleboard with only its head showing. The board is decorated in a flower motif with stitched patterns on the bottom half and beaded patterns on the top half.
    • Stone, Benjamin.
    • 1907
    • Flathead Indians, groups

    • Two Native American Flatheads (Salish), decoratively dressed, pose on horseback. The man wears a headdress, dark colored clothing with embroidery, and moccasins. The woman holds a beaded cradleboard, wears a shawl over a loose shirt, and leggings....
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Garden of the Gods, Ignacio or southern Ute

    • A Native American woman (Ute) stands holding a cradleboard with a tightly secured baby, Garden of the Gods, Colorado. A bonnet protects the baby's head; the board is made of a branch doubled back on itself and bound by a stretched animal skin.
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    • 1911
    • Group of Pahute Indians

    • Group studio portrait of Native American (Paiute) man, women and children. The man wears a striped shirt with leggings, and a blanket around his waist and shoulder. The women wear belted dresses; two hold babies in cradleboards, one on her back.
    • Carter, C. W.
    • [1870?]
    • Group of Utes

    • Studio portrait of Native American (Ute) women and children. Three seated women wear blanket shawls and long belted dresses, one holds a purse. Two babies are in cradleboards, two children are on the floor by the women's feet, one is sitting, the...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1894
    • Group of Utes

    • Native Americans (Ute), Buckskin Charlie, Towee and unidentified men, women, and baby, pose for a portrait (standing), possibly at the old Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado; baby is in beaded cradleboard from which print scarf and key...
    • Poley, H. S. (Horace Swartley)
    • 1894
    • Group of women in full dress

    • A group of Native American (Paiute) women and girls, Kaibab Plateau in northern Arizona. One woman holds a cradleboard. The women wear thin headbands and heavily fringed buckskin dresses.
    • Hillers, John K., 1843-1925.
    • 1874
    • Hopi children

    • Standing portrait of unidentified Native American (perhaps Hopi) girl holding a baby in a cradleboard. The girl wears a dress, Hopi woven belt, squash blossom necklace, and high moccasins. The infant is wrapped in the cradleboard with leather...
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    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • Indian squaw with baby in papoose board

    • A Native American (Ute) woman stands with a baby in a cradleboard, Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado. She wears a scarf over her head and a plaid shawl. The cradleboard is beaded, the baby's shoes hang on the side. In the background are horse...
    • Buckwalter, Harry H.
    • [between 1901 and 1906?]
    • Indian woman and papoose

    • Sitting studio portrait of a Native American Ute woman holding a baby in a cradleboard.
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    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Indian women bathing

    • Native American women bath in a river. Cradleboards rest among bushes nearby. Shows dwellings and a stockade.
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    • 1870?
    • Indians, cradleboards

    • Studio portrait of a Native American woman, she stands with her back to the camera to show her infant child in its cradleboard. The cradleboard consists of two planks of wood connected by a centerboard upon which is placed the intricately detailed...
    • Livingston.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • Indians, papoose, N.M.

    • A Native American (tribe unknown) papoose (infant) is laced into a cradleboard that leans against a log cabin wall with chinking in New Mexico. Shows a hide-covered wooden cradleboard with fringe and woven textile adornments.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • Indians, Umatilla

    • View of two crying Native American Umatilla babies tied in cradleboards and propped up against a lattice fence.
    • Moorehouse, Lee.
    • 1898

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