American Indian delegates posing with President Andrew Johnson (1808-1875; standing center balcony, third from left) outside the White House in Washington, D.C. Delegates include individuals from the Ihanktonwan Nakota (Yankton Sioux), Dakota (Eastern Sioux), Santee, Upper Missouri Sioux, Sac and Fox (Sauk & Fox), Anishinaabe (Chippewa/Ojibwa), Ottawa, Kickapoo, and Miami tribes. Also included in the photo are Commissioner Lewis Bogy (center balcony, second from left), and Secretary of the Interior Orville H. Browning (center balcony, fourth from left), and Father Pierre-Jean De Smet (right balcony, second from left).
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