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portrait of Chief Joseph
  • David Francis Barry
    1854–1934
    born: Honeoye Falls, New York, United States ; died: Superior, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
  • portrait of Chief Joseph, circa 1885
  • Where object was made: Bismarck, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 16.5 x 11 cm includes matboard
    Object Height/Width: 6 1/2 x 4 5/16 in includes matboard
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in matted with 2007.7464
  • Gift of H. Greissinger
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7474
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Photograph of a man, identified as Chief Joseph. He wears the front portion of his hair braided and the top stands on end. He is wearing a dark shirt with a white necklace and a white bandolier with geometric designs.

The photograph is mounted on cardboard. "Chief Joseph" is printed in the center bottom.