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Finger Butte on Pine Ridge Reservation
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Finger Butte on Pine Ridge Reservation, 1899–1904
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 3/4 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7552
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of a landscape with a rock formation, identified as Finger Butte in South Dakota. In the foreground and midground are several evergreen trees and the ground covered in patches of snow. On the facing left side is a rock formation that is wide and rounded at the bottom and has a very narrow, tall projection from the top.