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portrait of Little Bald Eagle, policeman
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • portrait of Little Bald Eagle, policeman, 1899–1905
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print?
  • Object Height/Width: 12.5 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7621
Description

The black and white image is of a man, identified as Little Bald Eagle. He is wearing a dark hat, dark jacket, and dark trousers. There is a gunbelt at his waist with a pistol on his proper right hip.