Anonymous Cheyenne drawing of Iron Shirt killed by Pawnee warriors in battle, over faint drawing of horses, ca. 1880s

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Summary
Inscription reads: "Iron Shirt killed by Pawnees"; one individual misread this as "Iron Shield," but Iron Shirt has been identified as Cheyenne.
Cite as
Manuscript 4653, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
1880
ca 1880s
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Book of drawings by anonymous Cheyenne artists ca. 1880s
Local number
NAA INV 08693300
NAA MS 4653
Culture
Cheyenne Indians
Pawnee Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
depicted
Iron Shirt
Physical description
1 drawing : colored pencil and graphite ; 19 x 32 cm
National Anthropological Archives
Type
Ledger drawings