Young Indian boy wearing a long jacket.

Miller - Young Indian boy wearing a long jacket.jpg

Title

Young Indian boy wearing a long jacket.

Description

Portrait of a young boy, possibly a member of the Crow Indian tribe, standing outdoors. He is wearing a long jacket decorated with beaded flowers and fringe. He also wears a brimmed hat, neckerchief, necklace, and decorated leggings. This photograph is attributed to Fred E. Miller by Bud Lake. Note: In April 2016 Grant Bulltail provided information about this photograph: 'Beaded floral design coat of antelope or bighorn sheep hide. This kind of fine beadwork might be Cree or Winnebago. Wearing a necklace of round stones.'

Creator

Miller, Fred E., 1868-1936

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date

1898-1913?

Identifier

Lot 035 B05F02.05

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white, postcard

Height (inches)

5 1/2 in.

Width (inches)

3 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center