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Sioux man with a marriage robe on his left side
  • Orville John Green
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Sioux man with a marriage robe on his left side, 1896–1918
  • Where object was made: 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
  • 2007.7624

The black and white image is of a man posed in front of an undecorated backdrop. He is wearing a buckskin shirt, dark leggings, and two feathers on his head. There is a decorated blanket draped on a chair to his left.