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    • Ornament

    • Shows a Native American Sioux circlet ornament made or found in Pine Ridge, South Dakota. It features blue and green beadwork, buckskin, a tin jingler and chicken feathers dyed red. The ornament would be used in the hair or fastened to horse...
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1870-1900.; Ornament--1870-1900.
    • [between 1875 and 1900]
    • Scalps and scalping

    • Shows Native American Sioux men taking scalps; scalps trophies for decoration on a horse, tepee, hanging, and on wands and war clubs, and the back view of a man holding a top hat revealing his scalped head.
    • Dakota Indians--1850-1860.; Indians of North America--1850-1860.; Decorations--1850-1860.; Scalping--1850-1860.; Scalps--1850-1860.
    • [1851?]
    • Ogalala war-party

    • Native American (Oglala Sioux) men on horseback wear feather headdresses and beaded leggings, and hold coup sticks decorated with eagle feathers. Some men hold rifles or bayonets.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Oglala Indians--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Warriors--1900-1910.
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    • High Hawk

    • High Hawk, a Native American (Brulé Sioux) man stands on a grassy plain and wears an eagle feather headdress, beadwork trim and porcupine quillwork on his buckskin leggings and shirt, a bone pipe breast plate, a medallion, and a quilled bag or...
    • Brulé Indians--1900-1910.; Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Clubs (Weapons)--1900-1910.; Clothing & dress--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Scalps--1900-1910.; Tribal chiefs--United States--1900-1910.;...
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    • Sioux chiefs

    • Sioux chiefs in feather headdresses pose on horseback with coup sticks. One man wears a hair pipe bandolier and poses on a saddled horse with a concho studded martingale.
    • Dakota Indians--1900-1910.; Indians of North America--1900-1910.; Headdresses--1900-1910.; Horseback riding--1900-1910.; Tribal Chiefs--1900-1910.; Warriors--1900-1910.
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    • The returning war party

    • A recently returned war party of Native Americans (Crow) pose side by side on horseback. All horses are light in color except for one, which may be the leader's horse. He holds what may be scalps in one hand.
    • Crow Indians--War--1900-1920.; Indians of North America--1900-1920.; Scalps--1900-1920.; War--1900-1920.
    • [between 1902 and 1911]
    • Johnson- Ute medicine man

    • Standing studio portrait of a Native American Ute medicine man, identified as Johnson (Canalla), holding a staff adorned with two human scalps and a pistol. He wears moccasins, fringed leggings, a loose plaid shirt, and animal hide decorations in...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Scalps--1870-1880.; Shamans--1870-1880.; Johnson, Ute medicine man.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Kenneth Ray "Boogie" Mondragon Oral History

    • Kenneth Ray “Boogie” Mondragon was born in 1953 on the east side of Denver. As a youth his family moved into the Stapleton housing project in Denver’s Globeville neighborhood. Boogie remained in the neighborhood until 1992. During this...
    • Mondgradon, Kenneth Ray, 1953-; Globeville (Denver, Colo. : Neighborhood);
    • 2013 October 19
    • The medicine man

    • Standing studio portrait of a Native American Ute medicine man, identified as Johnson (Canalla), holding a staff adorned with two human scalps and a pistol. He wears moccasins, fringed leggings, a loose plaid shirt, and animal hide decorations in...
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Scalps--1870-1880.; Shamans--1870-1880.; Johnson, Ute medicine man.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Scalp of Little Crow, leader of Indian massacre of 1862

    • The scalp of Little Crow, a Native American (Dakota) man, is stretched inside the borders of a hoop and held there by strips of rawhide (?). The hoop is mounted on the top of a spear or arrow. Feathers accent the scalp and hoop.
    • Ceremonial objects--1870-1890.; Dakota Indians--1870-1890.; Indians of North America--1870-1890.; Scalps--1870-1890.; Little Crow, d. 1863--Associated objects.
    • [between 1872 and 1890?]
    • Ute Chief and medicine men

    • Reproduction of a book page shows a portrait of three Native American Ute men, including Canalla (Johnson), the medicine man, with props: scalp on a pole, guns, pipe, bow and arrows and a beaded bag.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Scalps--1870-1880.; Shamans--1870-1880.; Johnson, Ute medicine man.
    • [between 1870 and 1880]
    • Historical. Indian scalp. Colorado State Museum

    • Reproduction of a framed newspaper article, dated December 17, 1864, that reviews the campaign led by John Chivington against the Native Americans (Cheyenne) camped along Sand Creek, Colorado. Accompanying the article in the frame is a braid of...
    • Colorado History Museum--1920-1960.; Cheyenne Indians--Exhibitions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1960.; Indians of North America--Exhibitions--Colorado--Denver--1920-1960.; Denver (Colo.)--1920-1960.; Scalps--Colorado--Denver--1920-1960.
    • [between 1920 and 1960?]
    • Young bucks returning with spoils

    • A Native American (Plains) man on horseback returns with his men and displays a scalp to women in an Indian camp.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Scalps--1870-1880.
    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • Pawnee chiefs

    • Outdoor, group portrait of North American Indian (Pawnee) chiefs. They are identified from left to right as: La-Roo-Chuk-A-La-Shar, or Sun Chief [Chowee (Chaui) band]; Aru-Saw-La-Kit-Towy, or A Fine Horse [Skidi (Skedee) band]; Ski Ar-Ra-Ra-Shar,...
    • Clothing & dress.; Headdresses.; Tribal chiefs.; Fine Horse.; One Aimed At.; Struck with a Tomahawk.; Sun Chief.; Indians of North America--1860-1880.; Pawnee Indian Tribe of Oklahoma--1860-1880.
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