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Big Foot Monument at Wounded Knee on the tenth anniversary of the massacre
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Big Foot Monument at Wounded Knee on the tenth anniversary of the massacre, 1900
  • Where object was made: Wounded Knee, 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
  • 2007.7574
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of a large stone monument with greenery and an urn on top. There is loose dirt in front of the monument. The American flag flies alongside it. There are men and women in the background. There are clothes and parfleches on the ground in the foreground.