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    Three Cabinet Card Photographs of Sioux Indians, circa 1880s. Early cabinet card photographs of Native American Sioux Indians taken in R. L. Kelly's Studio, Pierre, South Dakota. Two marked Kelly, one not. One posing with hand over eyes, pretending to look into the distance, holding tomahawk; he has studded belt, brass bells on legs & beaded moccasins. The second is of an old Native American Indian woman sitting in studio wearing worn out mocs. The last image is of a Native American Indian man with many eagle feathers hanging from his belt. They each measure approximately 4.25" x 6.50".

    Condition:
    Fine-very fine, Indian woman photo has surface scratches, all have good contrast.


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    January, 2009
    23rd-25th Friday-Sunday
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