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Catalog Number RG1289.PH000026-000005
Object Name Negative, Sheet Film
Collection Name RG1289 Omaha Indians
Title Blackbird Family, Omaha Indian Tribe
Description This is a studio portrait of Mrs. John Blackbird, Mary L. Blackbird and Poncasa Blackbird with John Robinson. All are members of the Omaha Indian Tribe. Two women are standing, the third woman is seated while holding the baby. Each is wearing traditional Omaha clothing, including blankets wrapped around the shoulders of the two standing women.
Date 1900
Place USA: Nebraska (Burt) Lyons
Print size 1.75" x 2.25"
People Blackbird, John (Mrs.)
Blackbird, Mary Lydia
Blackbird, Poncasa
Robinson, John
Classification Domestic Life/Family
Ethnic Culture
Native Americans
Subjects Blankets
Indians of North America
Indian reservations
Portrait photographs
Search Terms OMAHA TRIBE
Scan File 94775