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mess hall and cooks, roundup time at Pine Ridge Reservation
  • Orville John Green
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • mess hall and cooks, roundup time at Pine Ridge Reservation, 1899–1905
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 9 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 9/16 x 4 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7616.02

The black and white image is of two wagons, three men, and a horse. There is a fire in the foreground with pots hung over it. There are two tables set up in front of the men with various objects laid out. In the forground, a saddle sits on a log. There are hills in the background.