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young Sioux man in a suit
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • young Sioux man in a suit, 1899–1903
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7544
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of a man, standing in three quarter profile, in front of a painted backdrop. He wears a light colored, wide brimmed hat, and a black suit with a jacket, vest, and trousers, a white shirt and a black necktie. He also wears a star shaped pin at his collar.