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Scounting the Enemy / Unknown

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Page from an album with photograph pasted onto the paper. Image is of Charlie Russell bronze Indian on horse. Pasted on the back is a text panel that reads: 'This Blackfoot in full battle array is scouting in advance of his war party--a striking figure mounted on his favorite pony--which was carried his master through three successful battles as indicated by the 'coup' marks on the pony's flank.'

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Title(s): 
Scounting the Enemy
Creator(s): 
Unknown
Culture: 
American
Date: 
late 19th century - early 20th century
Materials/Techniques: 
gelatin silver process
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 9 3/4 in. (22.9 x 24.8 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gilcrease Museum/The University of Tulsa
Accession No: 
TU2009.39.7659.3
Previous Number(s): 
D.5.2317
Department: 
Not On View

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