Crow women pounding chokecherries.

Throssel-Crow women pounding chokecherries.jpg

Title

Crow women pounding chokecherries.

Description

Four women, probably members of the Crow Indian tribe, sit on the ground around a blanket filled with a substance, possibly chokecherries for making pemmican. The women wear check and plaid fabric dresses and use hatchets to pound the berries. A bucket is next to the women and a fence and tent are behind them.

Creator

Throssel, Richard, -1933

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center

Date

1905-1911

Identifier

Lot 035 B08F02.08

Original Format

1 photographic print : black and white

Height (inches)

6 1/2 in.

Width (inches)

8 1/2 in.

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center