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Sha-kpe or Little Six / Unknown

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Title(s): 
Sha-kpe or Little Six
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; Sioux
Date: 
1850 - 1900
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4326.4717
Department: 
Stamped, "Sha-kpe, Little Six. Sioux Chief, Engaged in Massacre of 1862, boasts of having killed thirteen Women and Children" under image on recto; stamped, "Whitney's Gallery, Saint Paul, The plate from which this picture was made will be preserved. Copies can be obtained at any time. Photograph Albums in great variety, card, Photographs of Indians, Scenery & Celeberties, for sale." on verso.
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