Portrait of Chief Ouray, Native American Indian, spokesman for the Utes, peacekeeper between his people and ever increasing number of white settlers. He wears long neat braids, thin facial hair, a tailored vest and shirt with a beaded choker around the collar.
[between 1877 and 1880]
Formerly F6656.; Formerly X-11000183; Photoprint and card are worn, soiled and torn.; Title on printed on vintage photoprint; "advertisment on back of card: John P. Lower, Sportmen's Depot, 331 Blake St. Denver, Colorado. Colt's new model lightning revolver. Colt's, Sharp's, Wesson's, Winchester's, Maynard's, Ballard's and Parker's patent arms..."; R7110001839
1 copy photonegative ; 10 x 13 cm. (4 x 5 in.); 1 photoprint on cabinet card ; 17 x 11 cm. (6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in.)
Ute Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--Portraits--1870-1880.; Ouray.
Source: Mrs. Louise Stegner, Omaha, Neb.
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Yes (digital reproduction)
Type of Material
Cabinet photographs.; Film negatives.; Portrait photographs.; Imaged.; Image