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2964B Boston
December 1, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Three Photographs by D.B. Chase

Auction: American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B Location: Boston Date / Time: December 01, 2016 10:00AM


Three Photographs by D.B. Chase, albumen boudoir images, depicting Natives during the Ghost Dance craze of the 1990, titled in the negatives, Chases's Denver and Rio Grande Railroad studio imprints on the reverse, 5 x 8 in. mounts.

Note: Fearing an uprising at this time, the U.S. army tried to arrest Sitting Bull at Standing Rock. His death later led to the Massacre at Wounded Knee, which signaled the end of the Indian Wars.
Estimate $700-900

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Denver, Rio Grande, United States