Sitting Bull

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Title

Sitting Bull

Description

A copy photo from probably a post card of the Native American Chief Sitting Bull. He is wearing a buckskin shirt, pants, and a headdress made of a single eagle feather. Plains Indians normally used eagle feathers as the most significant part of the bonnet to represent honor and respect. Eagle feathers are used because the eagle is considered by most tribes of the Interior Plains Indians considered the eagle to be the greatest and most powerful of all birds. He has a peace pipe in his hands. On the bottom of the photo is the name Sitting Bull and underneath it reads (Copyrighted, 1884, by Palmquist & Jurgens). Exact date and location unknown. Identified.

Creator

Osborn Studio

Contributor

L.E. Osborn, Sr.

Rights

This image cannot be copied or reproduced without the written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center. This image may be freely used for education uses, so long as it is not altered in any way. No commercial reproduction or distribution of this image file is permitted without written permission of the Dickinson Museum Center.

Format

jpg, tiff

Medium

black and white print

Type

.jpg

Identifier

0208-001

Original Format

black and white copy negative

Physical Dimensions

5 x 7

Text

Sitting Bull. Copyrighted, 1884, by Palmquist & Jurgens).

Cataloguer's Notes

No receipt. 1 glassine env with the words Sitting Bull, number 208.

Physical Location

Osborn Copy Negatives Box. Photo Storage.

Ordering Info

http://www.dickinsonmuseumcenter.com/fees/

Comments

Allowed tags: <p>, <a>, <em>, <strong>, <ul>, <ol>, <li>

Citation

Osborn Studio, “Sitting Bull,” Southwestern North Dakota Digital Archive At the Dickinson Museum Center, accessed January 19, 2020, https://dmc.omeka.net/items/show/1108175.