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    • 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.
    • Crow Indians--Transportation--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Horses--1900-1920.; Travois--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--Transportation--Great Plains--1870-1900.; Cages--1870-1900.; Children--1870-1900.; Horseback riding--1870-1900.; Travois--1870-1900.; Women--1870-1900.
    • [between 1870 and 1900?]
    • 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.
    • Dakota Indians--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Miles City (Mont.)--1870-1890.; Horseback riding--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.; Travois--Montana--Miles City--1870-1890.
    • [between 1870 and 1890?]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--Women--1880-1890.; Horses--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Children--1880-1890.; Tipis--1880-1890.; Travois--1880-1890.
    • [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.
    • Dakota Territory--War--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--War--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Slim Buttes (S.D.), Battle of, 1876--Casualties--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Litters--Dakota...
    • 1876
    • Population of an Indian village moving

    • Native American (Plains) men, women, and children move camp, horses pull travois.
    • Indians of North America--Great Plains--1870-1880.; Travois--1870-1880.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • 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.
    • Dakota Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Travois--1870-1880.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Plains Indian family moves

    • A Native American (Plains) family moves camp. A woman with a cradleboard leads a horse that pulls a travois.
    • Indians of North America--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Great Plains--1880-1910.; Mothers & children--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Travois--Great Plains--1880-1910.
    • [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.
    • Indians of North America--1920-1930.; Nez Percé Indians--1920-1930.; Horseback riding--1920-1930.; Travois--1920-1930.; Joseph, Nez Percé Chief, 1840-1904--Monuments.
    • 1926 September 26
    • The trail makers Blackfeet Indians Glacier National Park, Montana

    • Native American (Siksika) men and women ride on horseback, some with travois, in Glacier National Park, Montana. They carry rifles and cradleboards and wear beaded leggings, vests, and feathers in their hair.
    • Indians of North America--Montana--1910-1920.; Siksika Indians--Montana--1910-1920.; Glacier National Park (Mont.)--1910-1920.; Cradleboards--Montana--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Montana--1910-1920.; Travois--Montana--1910-1920.
    • 1912
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--1880-1900.; Pawnee Indians--1880-1900.; Tipis--1880-1900.; Travois--1880-1900.; Women--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1890.; Travois--1870-1890.
    • [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.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1900.; Travois--1890-1900.
    • [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...
    • Dakota Indians--Standing Rock Indians Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Standing Rock Indians Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1880-1890.; Yanktonai Indians--Standing Rock Indian Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1880-1890.;...
    • 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,...
    • Dakota Indians--Subsistence activities--Standing Rock Indian Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Subsistence activities--Standing Rock Indians Reservation (N.D. and S.D.)--1870-1880.; Yanktonai Indians--Subsistence...
    • 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...
    • Indians of North America--Transportation--Great Plains--1910-1920.; Aged persons--Oklahoma--1910-1920.; Horseback riding--Oklahoma--1910-1920.; Travois--Oklahoma--1910-1920.; Women--Oklahoma--1910-1920.
    • [between 1910 and 1920]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--Great Plains--1880-1910.; Children--1880-1910.; Horseback riding--1880-1910.; Travois--1880-1910.; Women--1880-1910.
    • [between 1880 and 1910?]
    • 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,...
    • Cheyenne Indians--Capture & imprisonment--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--Capture & imprisonment--1860-1870.; Captives--Oklahoma--1860-1870.; Cavalry--Oklahoma--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--Oklahoma--1860-1870.;...
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    • 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,...
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--1900-1910.; Dakota Indians--England--London--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--England--London--1900-1910.; London (England)--19090-1910.; Girls--England--London--1900-1910.; Historical...
    • [between 1900 and 1907]
    • 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...
    • Independence Rock (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Natrona County (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1860-1870.; Split Rock (Natrona County, Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Sweetwater River (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Covered wagons--Wyoming--Natrona...
    • 1932
    • 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...
    • Mountain warfare--Italy--1940-1950.; Rock climbing--Training--1940-1950.; Medical aspects of war--Italy--1940-1950.; Soldiers--American--Italy--1940-1950.; United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th.; World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--Italy.
    • April 1945
    • 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...
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Automobiles--1900-1920.; Women--1900-1920.; White Bull, Mrs.; White Bull, Joseph, 1849-1947.--Family.
    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Water carriers--1860-1870.
    • 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...
    • Indians of North America--1880-1890.; Ox teams--1880-1890.; Prairies--1880-1890.
    • [188-?]
    • The Indian Question- Red Cloud Agency Distributing goods.

    • Native Americans (Sioux) gather near the F.D. Yates' Trading Company to receive goods in Nebraska. Horses with travois and saddles stand nearby.
    • Dakota Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Food relief--1870-1880.; United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Red Cloud Agency.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • 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...
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Indian encampments--1860-1870.; Railroads--1860-1870.; Trestles--1860-1870.
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    • 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.
    • Indian traders--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.
    • [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...
    • Monte Vista (Colo.)--1920-1930.; Children--Colorado--Monte Vista--1920-1930.; Indians of North America--Colorado--Monte Vista--1920-1930.; Parades & processions--Colorado--Monte Vista--1920-1930.
    • 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...
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Red Cloud Agency--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Government relations--1870-1880.; Fort Robinson (Neb.)--1870-1880.; Fort Sill (Okla.)--1870-1880.; Food relief--Nebraska--1870-1880.; Forts &...
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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.
    • Algonquin Indians--1880-1900.; Indians of North America--1880-1900.; Lifting & carrying--1880-1900.
    • [between 1880 and 1900?]
    • 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.
    • Indians of North America--1890-1920.; Horseback riding--1890-1920.; Pack animals--1890-1920.; Tipis--1890-1920.
    • [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...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1850-1870.; Blacks Fork (Utah and Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger State Historic Site (Fort Bridger, Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.;...
    • [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...
    • Indians of North America--Colorado--Sedgwick County--1860-1870.; Overland Trails--1860-1870.; Sedgwick County (Colo.)--1860-1870.; South Platte River (Colo. and Neb.)--1860-1870.; Camping--Colorado--Sedgwick County--1860-1870.; Covered...
    • [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...
    • Indians of North America--Idaho--Fort Hall--1840-1860.; Bannock County (Idaho)--1840-1860.; Fort Hall (Idaho : Fort)--1840-1860.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1840-1860.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1840-1860.; Covered wagons--Idaho--Fort...
    • 1937
    • 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...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Fort Bridger--1850-1870.; Blacks Fork (Utah and Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger (Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Fort Bridger State Historic Site (Fort Bridger, Wyo.)--1850-1870.; Oregon National Historic Trail--1850-1870.;...
    • 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...
    • Indians of North America--Wyoming--Sublette County--1820-1840.; Green River (Wyo.-Utah)--1820-1840.; Sublette County (Wyo.)--1820-1840.; Wind River Range (Wyo.)--1820-1840.; Fur trade--Wyoming--Sublette County--1820-1840.; Indian...
    • [between 1932 and 1938?]

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