Wolf Chief.

Barry-Wolf Chief.jpg

Title

Wolf Chief.

Description

Studio portrait of Wolf Chief, a Hidatsa Indian man. He is wearing a shirt, vest, and coat, and is reclining next to a fence in a winter and snow studio backdrop. He also has a fox pelt around his neck and a feather in his hair. Printed on the back of the photograph is 'D.F. Barry Photographer, Bismarck, D.T.' Note: Another photograph in the MHS collection (954-810) is a similar image taken by Barry that identifies Wolf Chief as a Hidatsa Indian in North Dakota.

Creator

Barry, D. F. (David Francis), 1854-1934

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date

1880-1890

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white on board mount

Height (inches)

5 1/2 in.

Width (inches)

4 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center