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Name Turning Bear
Othernames Mato Kawinge

Associated Records

Image of RG2063.PH000018-000006 - Print, Photographic

RG2063.PH000018-000006 - Print, Photographic

This is a group portrait showing the last great gathering of the Sioux Nation on September 5, 1934 at Fort Robinson, Nebraska. Several leaders of the tribe are gathered for the photo at the dedication of the Crazy Horse monument at the fort. Two military officers in uniform are seen in the center of the group.

RG2969.PH - Collection, Photograph

John A. Anderson, born in Sweden in 1869, came to Cherry County, Nebraska, in 1884. Anderson took many photographs relating to people living on the frontier. This collection consists of photographs of Sioux Indians posing for formal portraits, performing traditional customs, and going about daily activities. This collection consists of 360 photographic prints and 322 glass negatives, mostly of Sioux Indians. Photographs include Sam Kills Two working on his winter count skin; being issued at the Rosebud Agency; a ceremonial Sun Dance Dog feast; and many other photographs depicting various activities and customs of the Sioux tribe. Also included are photos of Anderson and his family at their