Title: Oklahoma Indian and Cowboy Views, Photograph 04

Description: Photograph four of twenty-four in Collection of Oklahoma Indian and Cowboy Views [ca. 1889] by William S. Prettyman and George B. Cornish. It is titled "Ponca Indians, located 30 miles south of Arkansas City" and shows two Ponca men and their wives in front of a tipi: middle-left, Red leaf and four wives; right, Stands Yellow and three wives.

Date: ca. 1887

Photographer: William S. Prettyman

Author: George B. Cornish

Item Type: Photograph

Collection: Native American/Western Photograph Collection (P23)
See finding aid: http://www.kchistory.org/u?/Local,36866

Location: P23, Box 1, Folder 1, Number 4

Local Subject: Ponca Indians; Indian Territory (Oklahoma); Native Americans

Digital Format: JPEG

Barcode: 10017000

Notes: Notice that the tipi covering is canvas, as buffalo hide lodge coverings were scarce by this time period. Names and additional information found in Indian Territory: A Frontier Photographic Record by W.S. Prettyman, edited by Robert E. Cunningham (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1957). [976.65 P94i]

Repository: Missouri Valley Special Collections, Kansas City Public Library, Kansas City, Missouri

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