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Catalog Number RG2063.PH000044-000005
Object Name Postcard
Collection Name RG2063 Lakota Indians
Title Unidentified Lakota Man at Pow Wow
Description This shows an unidentified Lakota man at a Pow Wow. He is dressed in traditional clothing of the tribe and appears to hold a scalp in his left hand. Several spectators are seen in the background watching his performance.
Date circa 1920
Photographer Gibson
Place USA: Nebraska (Red Willow), McCook
Event Pow Wow
Print size 2.75" x 3.5"
Classification Exteriors
Native Americans
Cultural Activities
Social & Personal Activity
Portraits
Subjects Indians of North America
Indian reservations
Headdresses
Men
Necklaces
Feathers
Scalps
Crowds
Dancers
Ceremonial dancers
Search Terms Lakota Tribe, South Dakota
Scan File 1571