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Howard Zehr photographs of Southern Cheyenne Indians, 1991

Zehr, Howard
Collection descriptions
Physical Description
6 prints : silver gelatin
Local number
NAA Photo Lot 92-13
Cheyenne Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Ryan Newswanger's film, "You Chiefs are Peacemakers," for which he obtained these photographs, is available from the Human Studies Film Archives, HSFA 95.1.5.
Howard Zehr is a photographer and photojournalist, as well as Professor of Restorative Justice at Eastern Mennonite University's Center for Justice and Peacebuilding in Harrisonburg, Virginia. He also served as director of the Mennonite Central Committee's Office on Crime and Justice for 19 years.
Donated by Ryan Newswanger, courtesy of the Mennonite Central Committee, 1992.
Addl. KW Subjects
Photographs made by Howard Zehr in September 1991 depicting Southern Cheyenne chiefs, including Lawrence Hart, Alfrich Heap-of-Birds, Joe Antelope, Everett Wilson, Lucian Twins, and Rollin Haag. The men were photographed wearing blankets, headdresses, war medals, and a George Washington and an Andrew Jackson peace medal. The photographs were made various at locations in Oklahoma, including Watonga, Cheyenne, Sayre, and Clinton.
Cite as
Photo Lot 92-13, Howard Zehr photographs of Southern Cheyenne Indians, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Data Source
National Anthropological Archives