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    • Sun dancers, 1944

    • Arapaho Indians -- Costume; Sun Dance; Older Indians -- Montana; Arapaho Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Crow Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Indian beadwork -- Montana; Indian featherwork -- Montana;
    • Arapaho Indian Sun dancers blowing eagle bone whistles while dancing at Crow Sun Dance
      Verso caption, this copy: Crow Agency, St. Xaxier's Mission, Crow Reservation, Montana, Summer 1944, A. W. Vachon, S.J., Two Arapahos at the Crow Sun Dance....
    • Frank Fools Crow blessing church altar, 1975

    • Altars -- Catholic Church; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; Crucifixes; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies; Laity...
    • Frank Fools Crow blessing altar at dedication of St. Isaac Jogues Church
      Neg. # 1330 1331. Copyright: Diocese of Rapid City.
    • Memorial ceremony and feast, n.d.

    • Children -- South Dakota -- 1930-1940; Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian youth -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Kinship; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Oglala women -- South Dakota; Automobiles --...
    • Memorial ceremony and feast at residence
      Verso Caption: Zimmerman
      Note by Archivist: Father Zimmerman served the Pine Ridge Reservation, 1931-1935, 1937-1950.
    • Sun Dancers, 1928

    • Brulé Indians -- Costume; Brulé Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian textile fabrics -- North America; Ponca Indians -- Costume; Ponca Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;; Sun Dance; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota;...
    • Sun Dancers in row in dance arbor
      Caption on image: INDIAN SUN DANCE - ROSEBUD, S.D. 1928 - O'NEILL PHOTO CO.
      Note by Archivist: Designs on skirt of dancer on far left suggest Ponca Indian ethnicity.
    • Sun dancers processing from tipi, 1967

    • Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Sun Dance; Tipis -- South Dakota; Buffalo; Sweatbaths -- Great Plains; Herbs; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Indian textile fabrics -- North America;
    • Sun dancers processing from tipi led by dancer with buffalo skull
      Note by Archivist: Photography created on request of Medicine Man Frank Fools Crow, who presided over this ceremony.
    • Honoring ceremony and feast, n.d.

    • Catholic Church -- Customs and practices; Children -- South Dakota -- 1920-1930; First Communion; Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian youth -- South Dakota; Jesuits -- South Dakota; Nuns -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Kinship; Oglala...
    • Honoring ceremony and feast possibly for first communions
      Verso Caption: [Rec’d. 8/88 Fr. Sr. Lucy Mousseau, in SSSF, Milw.] Feast of Give Away, South Dakota, n.d. Neg #23
      Notes by Archivist: Many district churches were established during...
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication, 3 of 3, 1971

    • Oglala Indians -- Costume; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; War bonnets -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Rites and...
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication wearing beaded buckskin shirt, bone hair pipe necklace, and eagle feather war bonnet and holding a catlinite pipe and beaded bag
      Note by Archivist: Dedication of prayer walk at Red Cloud Indian...
    • Chiefs and Father Ted Zeurn, S.J., at Chief Red Cloud induction, 1966

    • Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Jesuits -- South Dakota; Priests -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • Left to right: Chief Charles Red Cloud, Chief Edgar Red Cloud, Chief Frank Fools Crow, Father Ted Zeurn, S.J., and unidentified others at Chief Red Cloud induction
      Note by Archivist: The Ak-Sar-Ben Western Hall of Fame (Omaha, Nebraska) inducted...
    • 50th anniversary of Indian Reorganization Act, 1 of 2, 1986

    • Anniversaries; Calumets -- South Dakota; Flags -- United States; War bonnets -- South Dakota; Prayers; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Oglala Indians -- Government relations; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Older Indians -- South Dakota; United...
    • Blessing with pipe at 50th anniversary commemoration of Indian Reorganization Act
      Verso caption: OGLALA SIOUX TRIBE: Land of Red Cloud, Land of Crazy Horse; Fiftieth Anniversary Under The Indian Reorganization Act, January 15, 1936-January 15,...
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication, 1 of 3, 1971

    • Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; War bonnets -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication wearing beaded buckskin shirt, bone hair pipe necklace, and eagle feather war bonnet and holding a catlinite pipe and beaded bag
      Note by Archivist: Dedication of prayer walk at Red Cloud Indian...
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication, 2 of 3, 1971

    • Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Microphone; Moccasins; War bonnets -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Older Indians -- South Dakota;
    • Chief Charles Red Cloud at prayer walk dedication speaking at microphone in beaded buckskin shirt, bone hair pipe necklace, and eagle feather war bonnet and holding a catlinite pipe and beaded bag
      Note by Archivist: Dedication of prayer walk at...
    • Chief Edger Red Cloud at Chief Red Cloud induction, 2 of 2, 1966

    • Buckskin -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Microphone; Moccasins; War bonnets -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies; Older Indians -- South...
    • Chief Edger Red Cloud at Chief Red Cloud induction wearing beaded buckskin shirt, eagle feather war bonnet, and beaded moccasins holding catlinite pipe
      Note by Archivist: The Ak-Sar-Ben Western Hall of Fame (Omaha, Nebraska) inducted Chief Red...
    • Giveaway ceremony, n.d.

    • Quilts; Automobiles -- South Dakota -- 1950-1960; Children -- South Dakota -- 1950-1960; Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian youth -- South Dakota; Bread; Gifts; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • Preparations for family giveaway ceremony
      Inscription on box in image: ORANGES, Sunkist Growers, Inc.
      Note by Archivist: Quilts, household goods, food, and other gifts displayed on lawn.
    • Chief Edger Red Cloud at Chief Red Cloud induction, 1 of 2, 1966

    • Buckskin -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Older Indians -- South Dakota; War bonnets --...
    • Chief Edger Red Cloud at Chief Red Cloud induction, wearing beaded buckskin shirt and eagle feather war bonnet and holding catlinite pipe by tipi
      Note by Archivist: The Ak-Sar-Ben Western Hall of Fame (Omaha, Nebraska) inducted Chief Red Cloud...
    • Pageant scene by lake, 1924?

    • Automobiles -- Wisconsin -- 1920-1930; Indian dance -- Wisconsin; Indians of North America -- Wisconsin; Tipis -- Wisconsin; Ojibwa Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • Verso caption: Official Apostle Island Indian Pageant Photo. Made by the Pfefferkorn Studio, Ashland, Wisc.
      Size: 8.8cm x 14cm
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
    • Women with flags honoring war veterans, n.d.

    • Flags -- United States; Oglala women -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Military...
    • Women with U.S. flags honoring World War II war veterans
      Verso caption: Mrs. R. Jensen, Mrs. Red Cloud, Alfreda Janis, Mrs. Lee
      Note by Archivist: Image relates to MUA_HRM_RCIS_02487.
    • Ceremony honoring returned servicemen, n.d.

    • Flags -- United States; Oglala women -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian; World War, 1939-1945 -- Women; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; United States --...
    • Men and women in native dress honoring servicemen returned from World War II combat
      Note by Archivist: Image relates to MUA_HRM_RCIS_02485.
    • Returning World War II servicemen, 1946

    • Flags -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Indian; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; United States -- Armed Forces -- Indians; Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes -- United States -- South Dakota; Military -- United...
    • Returning World War II servicemen saluting the U.S. flag
      Notes by Archivist: Sailor (front row, far right) wearing purple heart; photographic prints made June 17, 1946.
    • Albert Six Feather and Eva Roubideaux (Young) in beaded regalia, 1 of 2, 1924

    • Brulé Indians -- Costume; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Carts & wagons -- South Dakota -- 1920-1930; Flags -- United States; Fourth of July celebrations -- South Dakota; Horses -- South Dakota -- 1920-1930; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Moccasins;...
    • Albert Six Feather and Eva Roubideaux (Young) in beaded regalia for honoring ceremony
      Following information provided by the Buechel Memorial Lakota Museum: Albert Six Feather and Eva Roubideaux Young.
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
    • Denver American Horse, 1983

    • Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Hair -- Social aspects;
    • Denver American Horse wearing braided hair and eagle feather at his naming ceremony
      Inscription on image: Denver American Horse at his naming, Payabiya powwow 7/16/83, J. Strzok, S.J.
    • Dream or Drum Dance, n.d.

    • Indian dance -- Minnesota; Indians of North America -- Minnesota; Nativistic movements -- United States; Ojibwa Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • Known as Dream Dance, Drum Dance, and Powwow
      Verso caption: On the Indian Trail Chippewas of Minn.
      Size: 6cm x 10.5cm
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
    • Honoring T/Sgt. Henry and Cpl. Katie Black Elk, 1944

    • Flags -- United States; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Log cabins -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Indian youth -- South Dakota; Oglala women -- South Dakota; United States -- Armed Forces -- Women; United States -- Armed...
    • Honoring T/Sgt. Henry and Cpl. Katie Black Elk at the homestead of Nicholas Black Elk
      Verso caption: Black Elk homestead. Honoring T/Sgt. Henry Black Elk & sister Cpl. Katie Black Elk, WAC. Photo by Fr. Zimmerman. Beckers Camera Shop Jul 17...
    • Medicine lodge completed, 1906

    • Indians of North America -- Arizona; Navajo Indians -- Rites and ceremonies;
    • 11.8cm x 16.8cm
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
      Several parties own Simeon Schwemberger's negatives, including the Franciscan Friars of St. Michaels, The Museum of Northern Arizona, and Nello Guadagnoli.
    • Honoring ceremony, 1983

    • Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian women -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Indian blankets -- North America; Quilts; Oglala Indians -- Kinship;
    • Honoring ceremony at Payabiya memorial festival
      Verso caption: Payabiya powwow, 7-16-83
    • Retiring flags, 1983

    • Flags -- United States; Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian women -- South Dakota; Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Military ceremonies, honors, and salutes -- United States -- South Dakota;
    • Retiring flags at Payabiya memorial festival
      Caption on image: The “bringing down of the flags” at end of the payabiya memorial festival when dead are honored, especially military heroes
    • 12 male captains of feast, n.d.

    • Catholic Church -- Missions -- Arizona; Indians of North America -- Arizona; Indians of North America -- Southwest, New -- Rites and ceremonies
    • Verso caption: The 12 captains of the San Xavier Feast. New one are elected annually.
      18.0 cm x 26.5cm
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
    • Albert Six Feather and Eva Roubideaux (Young) in beaded regalia, 2 of 2, 1924

    • Brulé Indians -- Costume; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Carts & wagons -- South Dakota; Flags -- United States; Fourth of July celebrations -- South Dakota; Horses -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian children -- South Dakota;...
    • Albert Six Feather and Eva Roubideaux (Young) in beaded regalia for honoring ceremony
      Following information provided by the Buechel Memorial Lakota Museum: Albert Six Feather in suit while Eva Roubideaux (Young) sits on horse in beaded...
    • Mrs. Isaac's death feast, 1937?

    • Indian children -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Montana; Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies; Kootenai women -- Montana; Salish women -- Montana; Tipis -- Montana;
    • Received by Bureau of Catholic Indian Missions, 1937-12-14
      Verso caption: Mrs. Isaacs Death Feast
      Published in The Indian Sentinel, 1939-02 and 1943-09
      Size: 6cm x 10.9cm
      Negative no.: Same as Identifier
    • Round dance ("squaw" dance), 1908

    • Children -- South Dakota -- 1900-1910; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Indian beadwork -- South Dakota; Indian blankets -- North America; Indian Camps; Indian children -- South Dakota; Indian dance -- South Dakota; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota;...
    • Caption on image: Back view of the Squaw dance Pine Ridge S.D. Copyrighted May 15, 1908 by S.D. Butcher & Son.
      Note by Archivist: Related to what now are known as scalp dance and round dance.
    • Sun Dancers at pole with Medicine Man Frank Fools Crow, 1967

    • Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Sun Dance; Buffalo; Herbs; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Buckskin -- South Dakota; Calumets -- South Dakota; Indian textile fabrics -- North...
    • Sun dancers at pole, some blowing eagle bone whistles, with medicine man Frank Fools Crow (far right)
      Note by Archivist: Photography created on request of Medicine Man Frank Fools Crow, who presided over this ceremony.
    • Fools Crow prepares to pierce sun dancer, 1967

    • Oglala Indians -- Rites and ceremonies; Oglala Indians -- Costume; Sun Dance; Buffalo; Herbs; Indian featherwork -- South Dakota; Oglala women -- South Dakota; Older Indians -- South Dakota; Sisters of St. Francis of Penance and Christian Charity...
    • Fools Crow prepares to pierce sun dancer while witnessed by Franciscan sisters and others
      Note by Archivist: Photography created on request of Medicine Man Frank Fools Crow, who presided over this ceremony.

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