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Waa-top-e-not, the Eagles Bed

Waa-top-e-not, the Eagles Bed
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Title: Waa-top-e-not, the Eagles Bed
Description: Waa-top-e-not, or the Eagle's Bed, a Chief of the Fox Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien (1825).

Image ID: 26931
1835 ca.
Lewis, James Otto
Lewis, James Otto, 1799-1858 : The Aboriginal Port-folio : A Collection of Portraits of the Most Celebrated Chiefs of the North American Indians, 1835-1836
Genre: Print
Subjects: Fox Indians
Body marking
Clothing and dress

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