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Description: Fond du Lac Company House, built in 1836 and operated as an inn by Colwert Pier and his wife. Groups of Indians are in the yard outside the inn, and severa...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Punka Indians encamped on the banks of the Missouri River and canoeing in river.
Description: Indian utensils and arms (views 13-18). Included are a pipe, arrow, moccasin, and possibly a drum and shield.
Description: Encampment of the Piekann Indians.
Description: Mexkemahuastan, Indian Chief of the Gros-Ventres of the prairies.
Description: Travellers setting up camp along the Missouri River.
Description: Herd of Bison, on the Upper Missouri River.
Description: Mih-Tutta-Hangkusch, a Mandan village with boats on the river in foreground.
Description: Sih-Chida and Mahchsi-Karehde, Mandan Indians.
Description: A Blackfoot Indian on horseback.
Description: Pachtüwa-Chtä, an Arrikkara Warrior.
Description: Pehriska-Ruhpa, a Minatarre, or Big-bellied Indian. He holds a large pipe.
Description: Ptihn-Tak-Ochatä, or dance of the Mandan women.
Description: Indian utensils and arms (views 1, 4, and 15). Includes a hoop and pole game (Mandan tribe), and a gunstock type club.
Description: Indians on horseback hunting bison.
Description: Hunting of the grizzly bear.
Description: Remarkable Hills on the Upper Missouri River (views 10-29). Various scenes of land formations.
Description: Fort Union, on the Missouri River in Montana.
Description: Woman of the Snake Tribe.
Description: Camp of the Gros Ventres along the upper Missouri River, with white travelers passing by in a boat.
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