Crow men preparing for a dance.

Miller - Crow men preparing for a dance.jpg

Title

Crow men preparing for a dance.

Description

A group of Crow Indian men are in a line in front of a windbreak. Four men are standing (including Two Leggings and Black Hair) and four men are seated. The men wear dance regalia including aprons, armbands, bells on their legs, breastplates, and feather roaches and headdresses. Two Leggings holds a stick in the shape of a bird, and Black Hair holds a gun in one hand and a long stick in the other. One man wears a feather necklace and holds a stick decorated with a feather.

Creator

Miller, Fred E., 1868-1936

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date

1898-1913

Identifier

Lot 035 B04F13.04

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white, postcard

Height (inches)

3 1/2 in.

Width (inches)

5 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center