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Anonymous Cheyenne drawing of two buffalo locking horns with yellow-headed buffalo birds on their backs and on ground, 1875 August

Anonymous Cheyenne drawing of two buffalo locking horns with yellow-headed buffalo birds on their backs and on ground, 1875 August
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Subject
Fort Marion artists
Date
1875
1875 August
Type
Ledger drawings
Physical Description
1 drawing : graphite and colored pencil ; 21 x 27 cm
Local number
NAA INV 08547011
OPPS NEG 55035
OPPS NEG 55035A
NAA MS 39A
Culture
Cheyenne Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Summary
Inscription reads: "At play."
Cite as
Manuscript 39A, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Data Source
National Anthropological Archives
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Book of drawings by unidentified Cheyenne artist at Fort Marion, Florida 1875 August
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