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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: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 16 x 21 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 5/16 x 8 1/4 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7600
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

The black and white image depicts a large stone monument with an urn shape on top, the United States flag flying alongside, bare ground in the front, and assorted items laid along the bare ground. There are people in the background.