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Title
Asa-ton-yeh, a Comanche chief. 1868
Creator
Soule, William S. (William Stinson), 1836-1908
Date Created and/or Issued
1868
Contributing Institution
Huntington Library
Collection
Photographs
Rights Information
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Description
Studio portrait of Indian man holding revolver.
Title transcribed from item. Also known as Asa-Toyet, Esa-tou-yett, Asa-Toyeh, Grey Leggings. Asa-Toyet was an “agency” Indian, authorized to interact with Indian tribes on behalf of the U. S. government.(Source: Nye. See Cataloging Notes.)
Philip Reade Collection of Native American Photographs by William S. Soule. Huntington Library. Photo Archives
Type
Image
Extent
1 photograph : black and white print ; 27.5 x 23 cm
Identifier
photCL 189
http://hdl.huntington.org/cdm/ref/collection/p15150coll2/id/6481
Subject
Indians of North America--Great Plains
Comanche Indians
Photographs. (aat)
Source
Photographs, Huntington Digital Library

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