Native American Photographs

Browse Items (16 total)

  • Tags: Prisoners of war

"Ta-ton-ka-i-yo-ton-ka, or Sitting Bull, The Sioux chief in command at the Custer Massacre"

Cabinet size albumen print. Oval half length portrait of Sioux chief Ta-ton-ka-i-yo-ton-ka wearing a white shirt, holding a possible sword in his lap.

"Sitting Bull's camp; sectional view"

Stereograph. Image of a Native American man in a patterned shirt with a blanket wrapped over his shoulder. Two young boys are seen wearing oversized shirts.

"Sitting Bull's camp with officer of the day, who counts them morning and evening"

Stereograph. Image of a Caucasian soldier, two men and a woman standing in the middle of a Native American camp. Native American men and women are seen sitting in front of their tipis.

"Bogus Charley"

Albumen print. Half length portrait of captured Modoc man known as Bogus Charley, wearing a light colored shirt and scarf tied around his neck.

"Boston Charley."

Albumen print. Half length portrait of captured Modoc man known as Boston Charley. He wears a light colored shirt and jacket.

"Burgess and Boston Charley"

Albumen print. Portrait of Boston Charley standing with John C. Burgess of Yreka, California. Charley holds a rifle in his hands.

"Hooka Jim" (i.e., Hooker Jim)

Albumen print. Oval half-length portrait of Modoc man Hooker Jim wearing a cotton shirt and a patterned choker.