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Indian Give Away, - At Big Foot's Grave (Big Foot Monument at Wounded Knee on the tenth anniversary of the massacre)
  • United States
  • Indian Give Away, - At Big Foot's Grave (Big Foot Monument at Wounded Knee on the tenth anniversary of the massacre), 1900
  • Where object was made: Wounded Knee, South Dakota, United States
  • albumen print
  • Object Height/Width: 9 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 9/16 x 4 15/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7636
Description

The duplicated black and white image is possibly from a stereoscope. It depicts a trunk and assorted cloths and blankets laid out on the ground. There is a large group of people in the background.

The text at the bottom reads: Indian Give Away,- At Big Foot's Grave