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Title
Piegan encampment
William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana
Alternative Title
Volume 6, plate 207
Creator
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Publication Information
E. S. Curtis (Seattle); The University Press (Cambridge, Mass)
Honnold Mudd Library. Special Collections
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
West-ography, re-imaging the West
Rights Information
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Description
The picture not only presents a characteristic view of an Indian camp on an uneventful day, but also emphasizes the grand picturesqueness of the environment of the Piegan, living as they do almost under the shadow of the towering Rocky mountains.
Type
image
Format
image/jp2
Identifier
wor00200.tif
http://ccdl.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/p15831coll8/id/200
Language
English
Subject
Rocky Mountains
Piegan Indians
Photogravure
Native Americans
Mountains
Horses
Dwellings
Source
Photogravure, 22.25 x 18.25 inches: The North American Indian; being a series of volumes picturing and describing the Indians of the United States, and Alaska, 970.6 C942 vol.6 plates, William Smith Mason Collection of Western Americana, Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd Library
Relation
West-ography, re-imaging the West - https://ccdl.claremont.edu/digital/collection/p15831coll8

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