Native American Photographs

Mah-kea-pu-at-see, or One who Reaches to the Sky

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Title

Mah-kea-pu-at-see, or One who Reaches to the Sky

Subject

Portrait photographs; Indians of North America; Mah-kea-pu-at-see; Osage Indians; Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942; Geological Survey (U.S.)

Description

Albumen print. Included in W.H. Jackson's Descriptive catalogue of photographs of North American Indians, Department of the Interior, U.S.G.S., Washington, D.C., 1877, no. 512.
Oval three quarter length portrait of Osage man Mah-kea-pu-at-see, seen wearing buckskin clothing, large neck pieces and a hat, and face paint.

Creator

Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942

Source

Graphic Arts Photos Native American
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Date

unknown

Citation

Jackson, William Henry, 1843-1942, “Mah-kea-pu-at-see, or One who Reaches to the Sky,” Native American Photographs, accessed February 6, 2023, https://www.americanantiquarian.org/nativeamericanphotographs/items/show/316.