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    • Completion of the Pacific Railroad

    • Railroad workers greet a locomotive and passenger train on a trestle near telegraph lines. Native American, Plains Indians near tepees, are on the other side of the river with travois and on horseback. A border shows people representative of the...
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    • Pawnee Indians

    • North American Indian (Pawnee) boys pose outside of an earthen lodge constructed of logs and sticks covered with dried mud in (probably) Nebraska. Two wear breechclouts, one holds a bow and arrows and the other has his head shaved and wears a roach...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • Pawnee chiefs

    • Studio portrait of two North American Indian (Pawnee) men. They are identified as: La-Roo-Rutk-A-Haw-La-Shar, Night Chief, and La-Roo-Ra-Shar-Roo-Cosh, A Man That Left His Enemy lying In the Water, both of the Kit Ka-Hoct (Kitkehahke) Band. Night...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
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    • On the plains, Indians attacking Butterfield's overland dispatch coach

    • A driver and passengers on a mule-driven stagecoach, the "Butterfield Overland Dispatch", fire rifles and pistols as North American Indians on horseback charge the stagecoach. Indians hold coup sticks, guns and shields. Shows a tepee and men on a...
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
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    • Fur-traders on the Missouri attacked by Indians

    • Men row a wooden mackinaw boat filled with American buffalo and other furs on the Missouri River, to escape attack by Native Americans. Shows an exchange of arrows and bullets. Fallen men are in the boat; one Native American man falls from a tree....
    • Cary, William de la Montagne, 1840-1922.
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    • Chief Colorow

    • Lithographic reproduction of a head and shoulders portrait of Chief Colorow, White River Band, Native American Northern Utes.
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    • 1862?
    • Lrataba, chief of the Mojaves

    • Sitting portrait of a Native American (Mohave) man identified as Lrataba. He wears a suit coat, bow tie, long hair, and a head cover.
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    • 1864?
    • Life on the plains

    • Views of men in the assay room at the U.S. Mint in Denver, Colorado; an overturned covered wagon, wagon train and tents in a storm; women cooking out of doors near tents; Native Americans shoot at settlers and a wagon train; North American Indians...
    • Gookins, James F.
    • 1866 October 13
    • "Billy" a Shoshone warrior

    • Studio portrait (sitting) of Billy, a Native American (Shoshone) man. He wears a blanket over his lap, a shirt, scarves over his braids, and a beaded necklace.
    • Savage & Ottinger.
    • 1867
    • Our Indian war sketches

    • North American Indian (Arapahoe) men sit with military men in uniform, and smoke a calumet (pipe) near an Indian camp. The Indian men have long hair, necklaces or earrings, and sit wrapped in robes. One man wears a feather in his military hat....
    • Davis, Theodore Russell, 1840-1894.
    • 1867 June 29
    • Pawnee

    • Sitting portrait of an unidentified Native American (Pawnee) man. He is shirtless and wears leggings, a blanket around his waist, necklaces, earrings, a woven sash over his right shoulder, and two feathers in his hair. He holds a tomahawk in his...
    • Hamilton, James H.
    • 1867?
    • Pawnee

    • Sitting portrait of an unidentified Native American (Pawnee) man. He is shirtless and wears leggings, a cloth around his waist, necklaces, earrings, and a feather in his hair. He holds a war club in the crook of his right arm.
    • Hamilton, James H.
    • 1867?
    • Pawnee Chief

    • Sitting portrait of an unidentified Native American (Pawnee) man holding a small child. The man wears moccasins, leggings, a fur wrap around his waist, a print shirt, and a bead necklace. The child is obscured by the man's arms with the exception...
    • Hamilton, James H.
    • 1867?
    • Le Loup-Tachete, chef chayenne

    • Standing portrait of a Native American (Cheyenne) man, identified as Loup Tachete. He wears boots, pants, shirt, kerchief, hat, braids, a blanket over one shoulder, and carries an inverted rifle in his hands.
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    • 1868
    • Ute Indians

    • Standing studio portrait of Native American (Ute) men and a woman identified as Piah, oldest son of Chief Colorow, Johnnie Tabiscuit, and his mother, Siah. The men wear wrapped braids, shirts, leggings, moccasins, and blankets. The woman wears a...
    • Reed, W. H.
    • 1869 or 1870
    • The stampede

    • Four mounted Native Americans use pieces of cloth to stampede four horses.
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    • 1869?
    • Indian lovers

    • A Native American men outside a tepee on a moonlit night, one man sits on the ground playing a drum, the other leans against a tree and plays a flute.
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    • 1870?
    • Women water-carriers

    • Native American women standing on a stream bank collect water. They use travois' attached to dogs to transport the full pots to their village in the distance.
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    • 1870?
    • Indian women bathing

    • Native American women bath in a river. Cradleboards rest among bushes nearby. Shows dwellings and a stockade.
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    • 1870?
    • Hunting the buffalo on foot

    • A Native American man hunts a buffalo on foot. He carries arrows in his mouth and runs beside the animal, which he has already pierced with one arrow.
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    • 1870?
    • The store of the trading post

    • Native Americans line up at the counter of a trading post as two white men attend to their needs.
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    • 1870?
    • Pony Express rider chased into station by Indians

    • A Pony Express rider chased by a group of Indians races towards a Pony Express station. Men with rifles stand outside the station. One man holds a fresh horse for the rider. The station is constructed of stone and has a sod roof. Mountains and a...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1933
    • Pony rider passing outpost of telegraph construction

    • A Pony Express rider waves at a telegraph line construction crew on possibly the Oregon Trail. The crew waves back. North American Indians, on horseback, are on a ridge nearby. A wagon train and snow capped mountains are in the distance.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • 1936
    • Warets, Shavano, Ankatosh, Ouray, Guerro,

    • Studio portrait of Chief Ouray, center, with Warets, Shavano, Ankatosh and Guerro, sub-chiefs of the Native American Tabeguache (Uncompahgre) Ute band. Clothing includes tunics, buckskin leggings, moccasins, chokers, bead necklaces, and a bandolier.
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    • [1868?]
    • Ouray & his subchiefs of Utes

    • Studio portrait of Chief Ouray, center, with Warets, Shavano, Ankatosh and Guerro, sub-chiefs of the Native American Tabeguache (Uncompahgre) Ute band. Clothing includes tunics, buckskin leggings, moccasins, chokers, bead necklaces, and a bandolier.
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    • [1868?]
    • Ouray and sub-chiefs of the Utes

    • Studio portrait of Chief Ouray, center, with Warets, Shavano, Ankatosh and Guerro, sub-chiefs of the Native American Tabeguache (Uncompahgre) Ute band. Clothing includes tunics, buckskin leggings, moccasins, chokers, and bead necklaces.
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1868?]
    • Tabeguache Warrior, "Sha-wa-no," War Chief of Tabeguaches

    • Studio portrait of Warets and Shavano, seated left to right, sub-chiefs of the North American IndianTabeguache (Uncompahgre) Ute band. The men wear woven tunics, buckskin leggings, moccasins, chokers, and bead necklaces. Warets wears a beaded sash,...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1868?]
    • Utes

    • Sitting portrait of two Native American Utes wearing hats, breast plates, beads, fringed pants, loose shirts, blankets over their knees, and wrapping on their braids.
    • Reed, W. H.
    • [1869 or 1870]
    • Laying the track of the Pacific Railroad

    • Book illustration of Union Pacific Railroad construction track layers, a locomotive, and freight cars. A Native American on a horse watches the men work.
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    • [1869?]
    • Three Crossings Station, Wyo.

    • A Pony Express rider gallops away from the Three Crossings Station in Fremont County, Wyoming. This United States Army station has log and stone buildings with a log stockade and a lookout tower. Men camp beside their covered wagons near the...
    • Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942.
    • [1933]
    • 1868 Dakota delegation

    • Native Americans (Sioux) and white men are gathered in a semi-circle for a group portrait. This is the delegation who were to sign a treaty that would free Native American lands from white encroachment and bring peace to the middle north-west.
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    • [1960?]
    • Mariano Madino [sic], a noted Rocky Mountain guide

    • Portrait of Mariano Medina, a French / Native American guide, trapper, trader, and bounty hunter from Taos, New Mexico. He wears fringed leather coat with a fur collar and cuffs, moccasins, pants with a woven stripe, and he smokes a pipe.
    • Carbutt, John, 1832-1905.
    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • Cynthia Ann Parker

    • Portrait of Cynthia Ann Parker, a white woman nursing her baby, Prairie Flower (Toposannah). Parker was captured by Native American Comanches as a teenager, later married Chief Peta Nocona and bore children including Quanah Parker, the last...
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    • [between 1860 and 1870?]
    • A-Pat-We-Ma (squaw of Wich-Ha-Ka-Sa)

    • Standing studio portrait of A-Pat-We-Ma, a Native American woman (Ute); costume includes fur, beads, shells, and braids.
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    • [between 1860 and 1870?]

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