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Camp (Gall’s tepee with several others)
  • David Francis Barry
    1854–1934
    born: Honeoye Falls, New York, United States ; died: Superior, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
  • Camp (Gall’s tepee with several others), 1881
  • Where object was made: Fort Buford, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 13 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 6 11/16 in
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7470
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of a campsite with numerous canvas or hide covered tipis and with several clusters of firewood surrounding them. The landscape in the background is very flat and there are no visible trees or hills. In the bottom center of the photo is a long white rectangle that covers previous text or some other element of the photo.