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GOOSE, “Goht”
  • O.S. Goff, probably, photographer
    1843–1916
    born: Middletown, Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States ; died: Boise, Idaho, United States ; active: United States
    Paul Harbaugh, printer, publisher and producer
  • GOOSE, “Goht”, circa 1870s
  • Plains Warriors, Chiefs, Scouts and Frontier Personalities portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • contact print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.3 x 16.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 3/8 x 6 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24.3 x 19.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of David T. Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0280.14
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Native American man seated and turned to right proper. He looks to his right. Wearing several strands of white beads, fur in hair, a blanket around his shoulders. He’s holding an arrow (ornamented wood) in one hand and pipe in the other. His hands, holding objects, rest in his lap. Wearing earrings. Blurry outdoor scene on backdrop behind him.