Indian woman with child on her back.

Miller - Indian woman with child on her back.jpg

Title

Indian woman with child on her back.

Description

Portrait of an older woman, possibly a member of the Crow Indian tribe, standing outdoors. She wears a headscarf and a striped blanket around her dress which also holds a small child on to her back. The child wears a cap with a brim. A dog stands next to the woman and behind her are men (some seated and some standing), horses, wagons, and buildings. Note: In April 2016 Grant Bulltail provided information about this photograph: 'Singers seated to left just off camera. Woman is using the blanket for the baby or child carrier.'

Creator

Miller, Fred E., 1868-1936

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date


1894

Identifier

Lot 035 B05F01.10

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white

Height (inches)

6 1/2 in.

Width (inches)

4 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center