National Anthropological Archives

MS 3031 Dakota winter counts

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS3031
Creators:
Hiatt, Harvey Marion, 1869-1953
Iron Dog, Dakota
Dates:
1923
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
2 Items
photographic prints
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
First print collates pictographs from nine winter counts depicting the meteor shower of 1833. MS (?) identifications on the back are by Hiatt. This print also reproduces a fanciful drawing entitled "The Sioux Historian." Second print is of Iron Dog's winter count, apparently owned by Hiatt, marked "Copyright 1923"; very badly faded.

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 3031, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

More Information
Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 3031


Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Winter counts -- Dakota Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pictographs -- Dakota Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographic prints Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sioux Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Cultural Context Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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