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Catalog Number RG1289.PH000031-000157
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Collection Name RG1289 Omaha Indians
Title Jennie Smith, Omaha Indian Reservation
Description This is a studio portrait of Jennie Smith from the Omaha Indian Reservation. She is seated on a crescent moon studio prop. She wears a traditional dress of the Omaha Tribe, including a blanket wrapped around her shoulders. The background is a painted canvas made to look like the sky, including stars.
Date circa 1910
Studio The Moon Studio, Omaha, Nebraska
Place USA: Nebraska (Thurston) Omaha Indian Reservation
Print size 1.5" x 2.25"
People Smith, Jennie
Robinson, Mary Wolfe Blackbird
Classification Domestic Life
Native Americans
Subjects Advertisements
Indians of North America
Indian reservations
Portrait photographs
Studio props
Search Terms OMAHA TRIBE
Scan File 93538