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portrait of an elderly Sioux man
  • Orville John Green
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • portrait of an elderly Sioux man, 1899–1905
  • Where object was made: Manderson, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 13 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/8 x 3 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7617

The black and white image is of an elderly man. He is wearing a hat with a small brim and one dark feather. His dark jacket is unbuttoned but closed.