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trade card, the returning chieftain
  • United States
  • trade card, the returning chieftain, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 122 x 86 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 13/16 x 3 3/8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.8010

A man holding a gun is riding a horse. The man and several riders in the background are wearing baggy clothes fitting for the desert. Text in the bottom left corner of the card reads “The Returning Chieftain.”