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Black Hawk

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Title: Black Hawk
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-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, published in New York June 14th, 1835.

Image ID: 26970
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: Sauk Indians
Clothing and dress
Winnebago Indians

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