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Ft. Sill Apache - 89 yrs., Pureblood / Charles Banks Wilson

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Title(s): 
Ft. Sill Apache - 89 yrs., Pureblood
Creator(s): 
Charles Banks Wilson (Artist)
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1981
Materials/Techniques: 
graphite on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
13.2129
Previous Number(s): 
1327.2129; 23317
Department: 
Signed, "CBW-81” in lower right on recto; Inscribed, "Watson Methlo - Apache - RR. 1 - Box 105" in lower left on recto; Inscribed, "Apache,- He came to Indian Territory as a young Chiracahua captive of the U.S. Army. Too young to send to the St. Augustine Prison he was kept at Ft. Sill and became a horse wrangler. Didn't want to pose but once he had agreed, he didn't want to quit." on mat.
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