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    NATIVE AMERICAN INDIAN WORKING COWBOYS - 1/6TH PLATE TINTYPE - ca.1875-85. A rare image of three Native American men in working cowboy gear pose for the photographer with pride in this tintype. Images of Native American cowboys of this type are unusual as most feature traditional or transitional dress; these men have no indications as to their background other than the sun-weathered faces that cannot be hidden behind wide-brim hats, bandanas, cotton pants and leather boots from the general store. The image measures approximately 2.5"x 3.5" and has a darker tone, with good clarity and contrast.

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    November, 2007
    10th Saturday
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