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Copy photograph of Memorial to First Americans groundbreaking

Names:
Medicine Crow Chief  Search this
Plenty Coups, 1848-1932  Search this
Red Cloud, Jack  Search this
Two Moon, 1847-1917  Search this
Wanamaker, Rodman, 1863-1928  Search this
White Man Runs Him, approximately 1855-1925  Search this
Wooden Leg, 1858-1940  Search this
Extent:
1 Copy negative
1 Copy print
Culture:
Indians of North America  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy negatives
Copy prints
Photographs
Place:
Staten Island (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1913
Scope and Contents note:
Photograph made from a framed print depicting American Indians at groundbreaking ceremonies for Rodman Wanamaker's proposed National Memorial to the First Americans on Staten Island, on February 22, 1913. Included in the image are Cheyenne chief Wooden Leg, Cheyenne chief Two Moons, Rodman Wanamaker, Crow chief Plenty Coups, Crow chief Medicine Crow, Crow Indian White Man Runs Him, and Oglala Sioux chief Jack Red Cloud. The original photograph may have been made by the Bain News Service.
Biographical/Historical note:
In 1913, department store owner Rodman Wanamaker (1863-1928) sponsored a project that brought American Indians to New York for the groundbreaking of a proposed National Memorial to the First Americans on Staten Island; however, the monument was never built. Wanamaker also sponsored three photographic expeditions between 1908 and 1913, intending to document the "vanishing race" of American Indians.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot R82-55
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Photographs collected by Wanamaker can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in Photo Lot 64.
Additional photographs of this event can be found in the Library of Congress in the George Grantham Bain Collection.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
This copy collection has been obtained for reference purposes only. Contact the repository for terms of use and access.
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Citation:
Photo lot R82-55, Copy photograph of Memorial to First Americans groundbreaking, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.R82-55
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw39b890207-c58a-4967-90d4-972c42401c38
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-r82-55

Wooden Leg

Artist:
Belva Curtis, 1910 - 1990  Search this
Sitter:
Wooden Leg, 1858 - 1940?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1973
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace\Choker  Search this
Wooden Leg: Male  Search this
Wooden Leg: Native American\Native American warrior  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Center for Western Studies
Object number:
SD040012
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm48d00b073-6119-4d40-8640-39cb96728a56
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_SD040012

Wooden Leg : a warrior who fought Custer / interpreted by Thomas B. Marquis ; introduction to the new Bison Books edition by Richard Littlebear

Author:
Wooden Leg 1858-1940  Search this
Marquis, Thomas Bailey 1869-1935  Search this
Subject:
Wooden Leg 1858-1940  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 384 p. : maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
2003
1931
C2003
Topic:
Wars, 1876  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_733487

Wooden Leg, a warrior who fought Custer / interpreted by Thomas B. Marquis

Author:
Wooden Leg 1858-1940  Search this
Marquis, Thomas Bailey, 1869-1935  Search this
Physical description:
384 p. : maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Montana
Date:
1962
1931
[1962, c1957]
Topic:
Wars, 1876  Search this
Little Big Horn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_454820

A warrior who fought Custer, interpreted by Thomas B. Marquis ..

Author:
Marquis, Thomas Bailey 1869-1935  Search this
Subject:
Wooden Leg 1858-1940  Search this
Physical description:
vii p., 2 l., 384, [4] p. front, illus. (maps) plates, ports. 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Montana
Date:
1931
Topic:
Wars, 1876  Search this
Little Bighorn, Battle of the, Mont., 1876  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_263437

Eyewitness to the Fetterman Fight : Indian views / edited by John H. Monnett

Author:
White Bull, Joseph 1849-1947  Search this
Black Elk 1863-1950  Search this
American Horse 1840-1908  Search this
Wooden Leg 1858-1940  Search this
Two Moon 1847-1917  Search this
Editor of compilation:
Monnett, John H.  Search this
Subject:
Red Cloud 1822-1909  Search this
Crazy Horse approximately 1842-1877  Search this
Grinnell, George Bird 1849-1938  Search this
Sheldon, Addison Erwin 1861-1943  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 232 pages : maps, illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Personal narratives
Biography
History
Place:
Wyoming
Date:
2017
19th century
Topic:
Fetterman Fight, Wyo., 1866  Search this
History  Search this
Lakota Indians--History  Search this
Wars  Search this
Lakota Indians  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095998

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