Anonymous Cheyenne drawing of Sun Dance ceremony, ca. 1875-1878

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Summary
Two-page drawings showing Sun Dance lodge, dancers in ceremonial body paint, shields and other regalia on display, circle of drummers, many onlookers, and surrounding tipis of camp.
Cite as
Manuscript 154064C, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.
National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
1875
ca 1875-1878
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Book of drawings by anonymous Cheyenne prisoner at Fort Marion ca. 1875-1878
Local number
NAA INV 08511103
NAA MS 154064C
Culture
Cheyenne Indians
Indians of North America Great Plains
Physical description
1 drawing (2 leaves) : colored pencil, ink, and graphite ; 18 x 21 cm
National Anthropological Archives
Type
Ledger drawings