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Wa-kan-o-zhan or Medicine Bottle / Unknown

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Title(s): 
Wa-kan-o-zhan or Medicine Bottle
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
Native American; Sioux
Date: 
1850 - 1900
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4326.4721
Department: 
Stamped, "Wa-kan-o-zhan-zhan, (Medicine Bottle,) Engaged in the Massacre of 1862. A prisoner at Fort Snelling, condemned to death." 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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