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Dates:
1916
Level:
item
Size:
1 Film reel (10 minutes, toned black-and-white silent; 700 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1989.09
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Incomplete edited film made by Selig Polyscope dramatizes a story of Indians hunting a bear. They arrive at an isolated settler's cabin where they find alcohol. Drunk, they set fire to the cabin and barn, unaware that a woman had been accidentally locked in the barn and her daughter was hiding just outside it. While working in the forest, the woman...