Guide to the Edward Dixon Freeland film of Bison Round-up and Oglala Sioux Encampment, 1937

Summary
Collection ID:
HSFA.1988.07
Creators:
Freeland, Edward Dixon
Dates:
1937
Languages:
No linguistic content; Not applicable
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Physical Description:
1 Film reel
17 minutes
color silent; 288 feet
8mm
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Footage shot of Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota during the thirties. Footage records a bison round-up which was organized by park personnel for the Oglala Sioux. Also filmed are scenes of the Oglala Sioux encampment on park lands and butchering of bison.
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Administration
Custodial History
Previously titled "Bison Round-up and Oglala Sioux Encampment 1937."
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from Beatrice B. Freeland and Phyllis Broyles in 1988.
Processing Information
Titles are supplied by the archivist for untitled films.

Local Number
Local Number
HSFA 1988.7.1

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Use
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research. Please contact the archives for information on availability of access copies of audiovisual recordings. Original audiovisual material in the Human Studies Film Archives may not be played.
Preferred Citation
Edward Dixon Freeland film of Bison Round-up and Oglala Sioux Encampment, Human Studies Film Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
North America Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
South Dakota Geographic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
silent films Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Oglala Lakota (Oglala Sioux) Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Human Studies Film Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
hsfa@si.edu
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