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Bobbie Tremain
  • Orval Hixon
    1884–1982
    born: Ray County, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Bobbie Tremain, 1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35.3 x 21.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 7/8 x 8 3/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Orval Hixon
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0417
Description

Black-and-white image of a female figure, standing with her body facing the viewer. Her head is turned slightly to the left and she is looking up towards the top left corner. She is wearing a knee-length, grass skirt and a bikini-style, grass top. She is wearing a feathery headdress. Her right arm is extended out towards the left side of the image. her left arm is bent and positioned in front of her. Appears that she is doing the hula.