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Name Siouan Indians

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Image of RG0798.AM - RG0798 Bristol, David Charles, 1834-1925

RG0798.AM - RG0798 Bristol, David Charles, 1834-1925

The manuscript portion of the collection consists of a scrapbook, 1891-1893, of letters, clippings, etc., relating to "Omaha Charlie," his show, and his interest in Native Americans. The scrapbook also contains some original Native American artwork. The original scrapbook is restricted for preservation. Interested researchers are asked to use the reference copies.

Image of RG0883.AM - RG0883 Charbonneau, Alexis Merrill, 1850-1939

RG0883.AM - RG0883 Charbonneau, Alexis Merrill, 1850-1939

This collection is comprised of the reminiscences and stories of Alex Charbonneau, a purported descendant of Toussaint Charbonneau and Sacagawea. Dated August 14, 1933, the volume covers the time period of 1870s-1890s. Some of what is written is from firsthand knowledge, but a lot seems to come from secondhand information. He tells of his time as a stagecoach driver at Fort Pierre, South Dakota, 1881 or 1882, and other jobs he had. He also writes of Indian Wars (Little Big horn, Minnesota Massacre); Indian customs such as the Buffalo Dance, the Ghost Dance, and marriage customs; forts and Indian agencies, in particular the Cheyenne River Agency, South Dakota; cowboy life with mentions of a ca

Image of RG5753.PH000001-000077 - Postcard, Picture

RG5753.PH000001-000077 - Postcard, Picture

A group of Sioux Indians in Valentine, Nebraska.

Image of RG5753.PH000001-000078 - Postcard, Picture

RG5753.PH000001-000078 - Postcard, Picture

A Sioux Indian boy in Valentine, Nebraska.