Louis Sitting Bull


Photograph of Louis Sitting Bull, adopted son of Chief Sitting Bull. Native American man in large feather headress and traditional clothing. He is holding a handgun in his right hand and a beaded cloth in his left hand. Written on back in ink is: "To Mother / From Mary." Maker's mark stamped in red below: "D.F Barry, / Photographer, / Bismark, / D.T." This photograph was originally framed as part of a triptych along with a photo of Chief Sitting Bull (2003.0311.23) at left and a photo of Standing Holy (2003.0311.25) at right.

Photographer: Barry, D. F.

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: North Dakota, Bismarck

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2003.0311.24Accession Number: 2003.0311Catalog Number: 2003.0311.24

Object Name: photograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 10 in x 18 in; 25.4 cm x 45.72 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-2702-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_892621

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