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Title
Three Cheyenne chiefs and an interpreter visiting Colonel Oelrichs at Oelrichs, South Dakota, July 4, 1887
Creator
Graybill
Date Created and/or Issued
1887-07-04
Publication Information
University of Southern California. Libraries
Contributing Institution
University of Southern California Digital Library
Collection
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Rights Information
Doheny Memorial Library, Los Angeles, CA 90089-0189
Public Domain. Release under the CC BY Attribution license--http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/--Credit both “University of Southern California. Libraries” and “California Historical Society” as the source. Digitally reproduced by the USC Digital Library; From the California Historical Society Collection at the University of Southern California
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Description
Photographic portrait of three Cheyenne chiefs and an interpreter visiting Colonel Oelrichs at Oelrichs, Dakota, July 4, 1887. The three Indian chiefs are at right and are identified as Chief Standing Elk, Chief Running Hog, and Chief Little Wolf. Standing Elk is wearing a large feather headdress, and all three are dressed in traditional plains Indian clothes. The interpreter, also identified as Standing Elk, is at far left and is an Indian wearing Western clothes. Colonel Olerichs is at center and is dressed in civilian clothes. All of the Indians are carrying carbines. There is a wooden building in the background.
Type
image
Format
1 photograph : photonegative, b&w
21 x 26 cm.
negatives (photographic)
photographs
Identifier
chs-m19179 [Legacy record ID]
CHS-10503
http://doi.org/10.25549/chs-m19179
http://thumbnails.digitallibrary.usc.edu/CHS-10503.jpg
Subject
Indians of North America
Oelrichs, Col
Standing Elk, Chief
Running Hog, Chief
Little Wolf, Chief
Buildings
Time Period
1887-07-04
Place
Oelrichs
South Dakota
USA
Source
1-181-9 [Microfiche number]
10503 [Accession number]
CHS-10503 [Call number]
California Historical Society [Contributing entity]
Relation
California Historical Society Collection, 1860-1960
Title Insurance and Trust, and C.C. Pierce Photography Collection, 1860-1960
USC
chs-m265
Provenance
Southwest Native American Photograph Collection

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