Chief American Horse, Native American, Oglala Lakota Sioux sits at a table with a ledger and a woven blanket with the allotting surveyor, and an interpreter, as they naturalize him, Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. American Horse wears a headdress, plains shirt with quillwork, and leggings; the other two men wear suits and hats.
Condition: Copy print shows deterioration of original.; Formerly F22774.; Stamps on back: "Edward Truman, Kyle, S. Dak." "Property of Office of Indian Affairs, Washington, D. C., Neither Front Nor Back To Be Marked Or Mutilated In Any Way" and "Indian Office Photo File: S. Dak. Pine Ridge #11 File..."; Title and photographer inked on front of image and mat; inked on back: "Allotting Surveyor & Interpreter making an American citizen of Chief American Horse, Pine Ridge."; R7100317173
1 photoprint on mat board ; 20 x 25 cm. (5 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1900-1910.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1900-1910.; Oglala Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1900-1910.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1900-1910.; Naturalization--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1900-1910.; Tribal chiefs--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1900-1910.; American Horse, Dakota Chief, 1840-1908.
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