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photograph of Amelia Skye
  • Cherokee peoples
  • photograph of Amelia Skye, 1918
  • Where object was made: Fort Sill Indian School Reservation, Oklahoma, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 14 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/2 x 3 9/16 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Roofe
  • Not on display
  • S2007.068
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Photograph of a woman, identified as Amelia Skye, standing before a bush. She is wearing a fringed buckskin dress, her hair in two braids, and an eagle feather on her head. She may be dressed as "Minnehaha."