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Photograph of Hunkpapa Chief "Rain in the Face" by George W. Scott (American, 1854-1910)

Auction:
2893B
Lot:
223
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2893B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 06, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Photograph of Hunkpapa Chief "Rain in the Face" by George W. Scott (American, 1854-1910), taken at Fort Yates, Dakota, (faded), 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $250-350


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Keywords

George W. Scott, American folklore, Dakota people, First Nations in Saskatchewan, Fort Yates, North Dakota, Hunkpapa, Lakota, Plains tribes, Rain-in-the-Face, Sioux, Sitting Bull, Yates, Yellowstone Expedition

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