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Evans Fort Reno Ledger Drawings

Scope and Content Notes

Compilations of ledger drawings drawn and colored by the Indian Scouts of Fort Reno, bound in the Neal W. Evans ledger book.

Objects Contained Within This Group

Location Title Description Dates
A Bowstring Warrior Counts Coup 1887
A Desperate Stand 1887
A Romantic Conquest

This ledger artwork was created by a warrior artist named Red Eagle (Arapaho, Cheyenne) in 1887.

1887
An Untimely Interruption 1887
Encounter with Three Woman 1887
Fight with a Shoshone 1887
Fort Reno Ledger Drawing 1887
Fort Reno Ledger Drawing

A warrior on horseback wearing an eagle feather bonnet with trailer uses his lance to count coup

1887
Fort Reno Ledger Drawing 1887
Fort Reno Ledger Drawing 1887

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Title(s): 
Evans Fort Reno Ledger Drawings; Evans Ledger Book
Culture: 
Native Americans, Arapaho, Cheyenne
Date: 
1887
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 11/16 (L) × 8 1/8 in. (W) (32.2 × 20.6 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
4526.11
Previous Number(s): 
69368
Department: 
Not On View

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