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Photograph by D.F. Barry

Auction:
2964B
Lot:
258
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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2964B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 01, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Photograph by D.F. Barry, albumen cabinet card depicting Chief John Grass, a Hunkpapa Sioux, block title, Barry's copyright and studio imprint on front and back.

Note: Grass led battles against the Pawnee at Massacre Canyon, and was a member of the White Horse Riders Society.
Estimate $500-700


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Keywords

Cabinet card, Great Sioux War, Hunkpapa, John Grass, Lakota, Massacre Canyon, Midwestern United States, Native American tribes in Nebraska, Nebraska, Plains tribes, Sioux

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