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Title
[Choctaw ball game] (4 views)
Creator
Catlin, George, 1796-1872
Date Created and/or Issued
1848
Publication Information
London : Henry G. Bohn
Contributing Institution
California State Library
Collection
California History Section Picture Catalog
Rights Information
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Description
Plates in: Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians : in a series of letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. : with three hundred and sixty engravings, from the author's original paintings / by Geo. Catlin, Vol. 2, plates 124 - 127, no. 223 - no. 226.
Image no. 223 shows Tullock-chish-ko (he who drinks the juice of the stone in ball-play dress carrying ball-sticks; image no. 224 shows players commencing ball-play dance; image no. 225 shows game with ball in air; and, image no. 226 shows game with ball on ground.
View 1 (2010-6699GEN). Image no. 223 -- view 2 (2010-6698GEN). Image no. 224 -- view 3 (2010-6700GEN). Image no. 225 -- view 4 (2010-6701GEN). Image no. 226.
Type
image
Format
Pictorial works.
Nonprojected graphic
Extent
4 prints : lithograph, col. ; images 4 5/8 x 6 5/8 in. and 6 5/8 x 4 3/4 in. on pages 9 5/8 in.
Language
English
Subject
Indians of North America--Great Plains--Pictorial works
Indians of North America--Clothing--Great Plains--Pictorial works
Choctaw Indians--Pictorial works
Indians of North America--Games--Great Plains--Pictorial works
Great Plains--Pictorial works
Prints
Lithographs
Portrait prints
Place
Great Plains

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