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Creator:
McKenney and Hall  Search this
Artist:
King, Charles Bird  Search this
Subject:
Beautiful Female Eagle that flies in the air  Search this
Physical description:
1 8x10 in photograph
Culture:
Iowa Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Great Plains  Search this
Type:
Photographs
Date:
1824
Notes:
The original painting was in the Redwood Library, Newport, Rhode Island, until May 1970, when it was sold at auction by that library at the Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York City. The identity of the current owner is not known.
Wife of Mahaskah, an Iowa chief. Also called Beautiful Female Eagle that flies in the air. See Ewers, 1954, page 469.
Copy from McKenney and Hall - from painting by Charles Bird King.
Black and white copy negative
Cite as:
Negative 3895 B, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
Local number:
OPPS NEG 3895 B
See more items in:
Glass Negatives of Indians (Collected by the Bureau of American Ethnology) 1850s-1930s
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_93681