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photograph of Pemmican
  • Bill Groethe
    born 1923
    born: Rapid City, South Dakota, United States ; active: United States
  • photograph of Pemmican, 1948
  • Where object was made: Custer State Park, Custer, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Old Dimensions: L = 46.3, W = 37.8
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Transfer from the University of Kansas Natural History Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7524

Photograph of a seated man facing to the proper right. He wears a feather headdress with a beaded strip at the forehead and feathers hanging down by his proper left ear. He wears a light colored shirt that is either embroidered or beaded with stars. There is fringe down the back of the arm of the shirt.