Electrotype of "Hu'petha"

Description
This electrotype of “Hu’petha” was prepared by the Government Printing Office in Washington, D.C.; the image was published as Plate 28 (p.163) in an article by Alice C. Fletcher (1838-1923) and Francis La Flesche (1857-1932) entitled “The Omaha Tribe” in the Twenty-Seventh Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian, 1905-1906.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1911
printer
Government Printing Office
author
Flecher, Alice C.
LaFlesche, Francis
publisher
Bureau of American Ethnology
place made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 18.8 cm x 13.5 cm x 2.3 cm; 7 3/8 in x 5 5/16 in x 7/8 in
ID Number
2000.0207.066
catalog number
2000.0207.066
accession number
2000.0207
subject
Native Americans
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Culture and the Arts: Graphic Arts
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Wood Blocks for early Bureau of American Ethnology Publications, Graphic Arts Collection
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Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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