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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Portrait of Tshusick, an Chippewa (Ojibwa) woman, that appeared in Volume I of The History of Indian Tribes by Thomas McKenney and James Hall.
Description: Portrait of Tshi-zun-hau-kau, a Winnebago/Ho-Chunk warrior, that appeared in Volume II of the History of Indian Tribes by Thomas McKenney and James Hall in...
Description: Billy Shane, a Shawnee Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, drawn at the Treaty of Massinnewa (1827). Fought for the Americans and...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Engraving of Wahk-Tä-Ge-Li, a Sioux Indian in warrior dress.
Description: Waa-bin-de-ba, or the White Headed Eagle, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio.
Description: Mexkemahuastan, Indian Chief of the Gros-Ventres of the prairies.
Description: Tshu-gue-ga, a celebrated Chief, half Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) and half French. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of...
Description: Mandan Indian standing before an idol.
Description: Wa-em-boesh-kaa, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fond du Lac (1836). He is smok...
Description: Minatarre scalp dance ceremonial gathering.
Description: Indians in combat at Fort McKenzie on August 28th, 1833.
Description: View of the Stockbridge Indian Mission, built in about 1834.
Description: Mándeh Páhchu, a young Mandan Indian.
Description: This map was created to accompany a congressional report shows the then Wisconsin Territory, including present-day states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, an...
Date: 1831 ca.
Description: This map was drawn by a Chippewa leader and shows the boundary lines between the Chippewa and Sioux territories and a saw-mill built by settlers without pe...
Description: Kaa-nun-der-waaguinse-zoo, or the Berry Picker, a famous Chippewa (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Tr...
Description: Máto-Tópe, a Mandan chief.
Description: Ptihn-Tak-Ochatä, or dance of the Mandan women.
Description: Black and white engraving showing landscape with Fort Pierre and Indian tipis along the Missouri River.
Description: Portrait of the Sauk chief Black Hawk (center). The individual on the left is The Winnebago Prophet, the person on the right is Black Hawk's son. Hand-colo...
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