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A Winnebago Orator, (painting)

Artist:
Inman
King (copy after)
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
After original at Washington.
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 61
A Winnebago orator, part French, a sensible fluent speaker. He told President Adams, that he could speak for the white and red men, for the blood of both run in his veins. He was one of the delegation that accompanied the old chief Nau Kan to Washington, on the occasion referred to of the Red Bird's imprisonment. [P. 15.]
Catalogue of One Hundred and Fifteen Indian Portraits, representing eighteen different tribes, accompanied by a few brief remarks on the character, &c. of most of them. Price 12 1/2 cents.
Topic:
Portrait male
Ethnic--Winnebago
Control number:
AECI 04480063
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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