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    • Sioux Indian, squaw and child, Wild West Show

    • Standing outdoor portrait of a Native American Sioux man, woman and child in front of stone building. All three wear feather headdresses and moccasins and perform in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--People--1900-1920.; Dakota Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Headdresses--1900-1920.; Children--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--1900-1920.; Families--1900-1920.; Women--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Sioux Indian and squaw in Great Wild West Show

    • Standing outdoor portrait of a Native American Sioux man and (probably not) a woman front of stone building. He holds a feathered staff and wears a headdress, quilled vest, kilt, leggings and moccasins; she (or he) is wrapped in a blanket.
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--People--1900-1920.; Dakota Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Headdresses--1900-1920.; Clothing & dress--1900-1920.;
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Introduction page

    • Promotional introduction page describes the "Apache Trail" highway excursion from the Southern Pacific Railroad line in Arizona.
    • Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Public Relations--1910-1920.; Apache Trail (Ariz.)--1910-1920.
    • [1916]
    • A nearer view of Gimry

    • Photomechanical reproduction of a photograph by George Kennan shows multi-story buildings, probably in the Middle East, that resemble (Native American) Pueblos in New Mexico.
    • Buildings--1910-1920.; Pueblos--1910-1920.
    • [1918?]
    • Title page of the Wheeler album

    • Title page from the Wheeler album reads: "Photographs showing landscapes, geological and other features, of portions of the western territory of the United States. Obtained in connection with Geographical and Geological Explorations and Surveys...
    • Geographical Surveys West of the 100th Meridian (U.S.)
    • 1876
    • The Golden Gate - entrance to San Francisco harbor

    • View of the Golden Gate the strait that connects the Pacific Ocean and San Francisco Bay, in San Francisco, California; ships and boats ply the water, and sheep graze on hillsides.
    • Golden Gate (Calif. : Strait)--1870-1880.; San Francisco (Calif.)--1870-1880.; San Francisco Bay (Calif.)--1870-1880.; Bays (Bodies of water)--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Channels--California--San Francisco--1870-1880.; Sailing...
    • 1879 March 8
    • The arm of the law in the west

    • Men sit on the floor or at a table in a log cabin. A man in chaps and spurs wears handcuffs and stands in front of a man in a suit who holds a pipe and sits in a rocking chair. Shows papers scattered on the table and floor, and a man in a Mounties...
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Cowboys--1900-1910.; Judicial proceedings--1900-1910.; Police--1900-1910.; Prisoners--1900-1910.
    • 1909, August 7
    • Jedediah Smith The great explorers

    • Jedediah Smith in a line of men on horseback, riding against the wind and dust, impression of mesas in the background.
    • Horseback riding--1810-1830.; Smith, Jedediah Strong, 1799-1831.
    • [between 1890 and 1920?]
    • And reached his hands to his brothers-the stars

    • Side view of a Native American (Hopi) man, in a loincloth and headband, standing on a rock with both arms stretched out above his head.
    • Hopi Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Pueblo Indians--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Basket weaver

    • Native American (Hopi) woman weaving a basket with several baskets around her; she wears a manta with a long-sleeve shirt, Hopi Indian Reservation, Arizona.
    • Hopi Indians--Women--Arizona--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arts & crafts--Arizona--1890-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1930.; Basket making--Arizona--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Castle of the Kaid of Glawa, Atlas Mountains

    • Castle of the Kaid of Glawa, multi-story structure with walls and towers, in the Atlas Mountains, Morocco, North Africa.
    • Atlas Mountains--1880-1900.; Castles & palaces--Morocco--1880-1900.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • A Mellin's food Hopi baby, Oraibi, Arizona

    • Native American (Hopi) woman leans over and stands up a large baby with her hands under his arms, Oraibi Pueblo, Arizona.
    • Hopi Indians--Children--Arizona--Oraibi--1910-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Oraibi--1910-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Women--Arizona--Oraibi--1910-1920.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1910-1920.; Oraibi (Ariz.)--1910-1920.;...
    • [between 1911 and 1920?]
    • Hopi man at Grand Canyon

    • Native American (Hopi) man in a loincloth, stands on an outcropping overlooking the Grand Canyon, Arizona. One arm is outstretched.
    • Hopi Indians--Arizona--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1900-1920.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1900-1920.; Grand Canyon (Ariz.)--1900-1920.
    • [between 1905 and 1913?]
    • The day of law

    • Native American (Hopi) man sits crossleg on a mesa, a small fire in front of him, overlooking a valley. He wears a loin cloth and a knife on his belt, a feather on his head.
    • Hopi Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Pueblo Indians--1900-1910.
    • [1906?]
    • She led him up the ancient stairway

    • A Native American (Hopi) couple hold hands and walk up a trail between natural rock walls. The woman wears a long, dark, fringed dress, the man appears to carry a shield on his back.
    • Hopi Indians--Women--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Pueblo Indians--1900-1920.
    • [between 1900-1920?]
    • The blanket weaver

    • Reproduction of a lithograph; Native American (Navajo) blanket weaver works at a loom.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1930.; Navajo Indians--Arts & crafts--1890-1930.; Looms--1890-1930.; Weaving--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Oraibi girls grinding corn

    • Native American (Hopi) girls grind corn with metates on a table, Hopi Indian Reservation, Arizona. Both have side whorl hairstyles and wear mantas with long sleeve shirts and shawls.
    • Hopi Indians--Women--Arizona--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1930.; Metates--Arizona--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Domestic life--Arizona--1890-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1930.; Home food...
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Snake Dance at Mishongnovi

    • Reproduction of a painting; Native American (Hopi) snake dancers at the Mishongnovi Pueblo, Arizona. Dancers wear feathers, face and body paint, armbands and necklaces, kilts. They carry sticks and snakes; a crowd of spectators stand by.
    • Hopi Indians--Dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.; Snake dance--Arizona--Mishongnovi--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Corn carrier

    • Native American (Hopi) man uses a head band to carry a large bundle of corn stalks, he wears a kilt.
    • Hopi Indians--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--1890-1930.; Agricultural laborers--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • A Moki Interior

    • Reproduction of a photograph by Adam Clark Vroman; interior of a Hopi pueblo room, Hopi Indian Reservation, Arizona, with two Native American (Hopi) women; both wear mantas and sit with several metates. A flask hangs on a beam; a display of dolls...
    • Hopi Indians--Women--Arizona--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1930.; Metates--Arizona--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1890-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Within the kiva

    • Reproduction of a drawing; interior of pueblo kiva with nude Native American (Hopi) men and women performing a religious ceremony, shows birds on sticks and a fire.
    • Hopi Indians--Spiritual life--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--1890-1900.; Rites & ceremonies--1890-1900.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Participants taking the emetic at Walpi

    • Native American (Hopi) snake dancers in body paint and kilts stand or lean over the side of a cliff vomiting; white men in shirts, pants, boots and hats look on, Walpi Pueblo, Arizona. Spectators sit on buildings.
    • Hopi Indians--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1930.; Walpi (Ariz.)--1890-1930.; Snake dance--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1930.; Spectators--Arizona--Walpi--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • Trio of dancers

    • Photomechanical reproduction of Native American (Hopi) snake dancers dressed in body paint; blanket kilts with buckskin; fringed buckskin boots; necklaces and feathers. One dancer has a snake in his mouth, Hopi Indian Reservation, Arizona.
    • Hopi Indians--Dance--Arizona--1890-1930.; Indians of North America--Arizona--1890-1930.; Pueblo Indians--Arizona--1890-1930.; Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)--1890-1930.; Snake dance--Arizona--1890-1930.
    • [between 1895 and 1925?]
    • The Ghost Dance by the Ogallala Sioux at Pine Ridge Agency, Dakota

    • Native American (Dakota, Ogalala) men and women stand in a row and perform the Ghost Dance at the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota. One man who is possibly in a trance has braids and a hair pipe breast plate, and dances apart from the...
    • Dakota Indians--Dance--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Oglala Indians--Dance--South Dakota--1890-1900.; Pine Ridge Indian Reservation (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Ceremonial dancers--Dance--South...
    • 1890 December 6
    • On the cattle range what's the show for a Christmas dinner, chief?

    • A man with fur chaps, gauntlets and a wide brimmed hat, holds the reins of his horse and stands in front of a Native American man at the entrance to a tepee. Shows a tomahawk on the ground and tepees at a camp in snowy woods.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Cowboys--1890-1900.; Horses--1890-1900.; Indian encampments--1890-1900.; Tipis--1890-1900.
    • 1890 December 20
    • An incident in Rocky Mountain sheep-hunting

    • Image on Harper's weekly title page shows three bighorn sheep on a steep, rock ledge in the Rocky Mountains. Shows the silhouette of two hunters and a rifle in the distance.
    • Mountain sheep hunting--1890-1900.
    • 1899 April 15
    • A Navajo sheep-herder

    • Shows a Native American (Navajo) man herding sheep and goats on an open hillside. He wears a blanket around his shoulders, a head band, and sandals. He carries a walking stick, a water bottle, and a rifle.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Navajo Indians--1880-1890.; Sheep--1880-1890.; Shepherds--1880-1890.
    • 1888?
    • The beef issue at Anadarko

    • Two mounted Native American men pursue a government issue beef cow. One of the men discharges his pistol into the animal as the other man watches.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--1890-1900.
    • [1892?]
    • Wash-a-kie - peace chief of the Shoshone Indians

    • Reproduction of a lithograph is a sitting portrait of a Native American (Shoshone) man, identified as Washakie. He wears moccasins, leggings, a blanket around one shoulder, a shirt, pendant, and earrings. He carries a pouch and powder horn around...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Shoshoni Indians--1870-1880.; Tribal chiefs--1870-1880.; Washakie, ca. 1804-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1880?]
    • Indian lovers

    • A Native American men outside a tepee on a moonlit night, one man sits on the ground playing a drum, the other leans against a tree and plays a flute.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Flutes--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • Dance of San Estevan at Acoma

    • Native Americans (Acoma) dance during the Fiesta of San Estevan (Esteban) at Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico. Shows women in tablitas and mantas and men in dance kilts.
    • Acoma Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indian dance--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Pueblo Indians--New Mexico--Acoma--1890-1900.; Acoma (N.M.)--1890-1900.; Ceremonial dancers--New...
    • 1898?
    • Old method of crushing ore

    • Five Native Americans crush and carry ore as an armed cowboy stands by and smokes a cigarette; the people that crush ore use only small hammers, those that carry the ore have full baskets. A cannon is pointed at the workers from across an enclosed...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Mining--1870-1880.
    • 1878?
    • Pasqual, the Yuma chief

    • Head and shoulders portrait of Pasqual, a Native American (Yuma) man. His hair is unkempt on top with tightly woven braids drape down past his shoulders. He wears a shirt with buttons and grizzled facial hair.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Yuma Indians--1880-1890.; Tribal chiefs--1880-1890.; Pasqual.
    • 1883?
    • Yuma Indians at home

    • Shows Native American (Yuma) men, women, and children in a domestic scene. Women and children tend a cooking fire as two men, one of whom is smoking a pipe, stand near brush shelters.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Yuma Indians--1880-1890.; Outdoor cookery--1880-1890.
    • 1883?
    • Corner of 15th & Arapahoe

    • View of the corner of 15th (Fifteenth) and Arapahoe streets in Denver, Colorado.
    • Denver (Colo.)--1930-1950.; Streets--Colorado--Denver--1930-1950.
    • [between 1930 and 1950?]
    • Pike's Peak from Colorado City, Col.

    • Photomontage of Pike's Peak from Colorado City (El Paso County), Colorado. Probably Fountain Creek is nearby. The photomontage also includes a portrait of Zebulon Pike.
    • El Paso County (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Fountain Creek (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Pikes Peak (Colo.)--1900-1910.; Mountains--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Streams--Colorado--El Paso County--1900-1910.; Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.
    • 1907
    • Within the medicine lodge

    • Native American (Blackfeet, Siksika) men stand in a large brush shelter with a central pole. Some men wear leather belts decorated with bells and feather headdresses.
    • Indian dance--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Siksika Indians--1900-1910.; Lodges--1900-1910.
    • [between 1900 and 1910?]
    • The attack upon the train

    • Native American (tribe unknown) men on horseback circle white men who defend a wagon train with rifles.
    • Indians of North America--War--1870-1880.; Wagon trains--1870-1880.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • The Sioux war

    • A covered wagon train crosses the Powder River at Fort Reno in Johnson County, Wyoming. Soldiers march in formation during a snowstorm at Fort Fetterman, and soldiers, members of the Powder River Expedition, covered wagons and pack mules cross the...
    • Fort Fetterman (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; Fort Reno (Wyo.)--1870-1880.; North Platter River--1870-1880.; Powder River (Wyo. and Mont.)--1870-1880.; Blizzards--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Forts & fortifications--Wyoming--1870-1880.; Rivers--Wyoming--1870-1880.;...
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    • Scenes on the road to the Klondike

    • Men row a canoe through rapids on the Yukon River and Lake Bennett (Yukon Territory) in Canada. Shows spectators beside a dog sled team in the road beside log buildings in Dawson, Canada. Tents and frame buildings are at the edge of the Klondike...
    • Bennett, Lake (Yukon Territory, Canada)--1890-1900.; Klondike River (Yukon)--1890-1900.; Yukon River (Yukon and Alaska)--1890-1900.; Yukon Territory (Canada)--1890-1900.; Boats--Canada--Yukon Territory--1890-1900.; Cities & towns--Canada--Yukon...
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    • A midwinter blockade in the Rocky Mountains

    • Men carry food supplies in baskets to passengers on a train snowbound in a canyon in the Rocky Mountains. A man with a shovel and men in hats, coats and gloves stand in the deep snow. Shows a railroad signal beside the tracks, passengers, and smoke...
    • Blizzards--1900-1910.; Railroad employees--1900-1910.; Railroads--1900-1910.; Rescue work--1900-1910.
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    • Sunday afternoon in Chinatown, Los Angeles, California singing hymns in the street

    • A crowd of people is gathered around a Chinese man who plays a piano on a street in Chinatown, Los Angeles (Los Angeles County), California. Chinese men, in shan ku (tunic and trousers) and bu xie (cotton shoes) or suits and derby hats, and white...
    • Chinese--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Los Angeles (Calif.)--1890-1900.; Outdoor religious services--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Pianos--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.; Women--California--Los Angeles--1890-1900.
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    • Stalking antelope

    • A hunter in a wide-brimmed hat holds a rifle and crouches behind a rock. A Native American man with a cloth headband holds a rifle and sits on horseback. Antelope are near layered rock formations in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Antelope hunting--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.
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    • Running the wild turkey in the Indian territory

    • A cowboy on horseback swings a lasso in the air above a wild turkey in a grassy field. The man has a moustache, a neckerchief and wears fringed chaps. Shows a second man on horseback and a dog.
    • Horseback riding--1890-1900.; Turkeys--1890-1900.; Wild game hunting--1890-1900.
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    • Deadly peril of a huntsman in the Rockies

    • A bear attacks a hunter in a narrow canyon in the Rocky Mountains. The man has fallen to the ground; his shirt is torn at the shoulder and his bowie knife is out of reach on the ground. A second hunter on horseback holds a pistol, and approaches...
    • Bears--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.; Hunting--1900-1910.; Rescues--1900-1910.
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    • J.R. Walker

    • Portrait of Joseph Reddeford Walker, a guide with the Bonneville expedition to the Rocky Mountains. He later explored Yosemite lake and valley, and Walker's Pass.
    • Guides & scouts--1850-1860.; Walker, Joseph Reddeford, 1798-1876.
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    • Wilson Price Hunt

    • Portrait of Wilson Price Hunt, American explorer and fur trader.
    • Explorers--American--1820-1840.; Trappers--1820-1840.; Hunt, Wilson Price, 1783?-1842.
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    • The Cheyenne type

    • Portrait (profile) of a Native American (Cheyenne) man. He wears a feather in his hair.
    • Cheyenne Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--1890-1900.
    • [1892]
    • The Kidder Massacre

    • General George A. Custer finds the bodies of Lieutenant Kidder and other members of the Seventh Cavalry on a battlefield in Kansas.
    • Dakota Indians--War--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--War--1860-1870.; Massacres--1860-1870.; Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876.
    • [1876]

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