Indian women and children guarding corn from blackbirds.

Collections items are not for sale. A photo reproduction can be purchased.

Titles Indian women and children guarding corn from blackbirds. (Supplied Title)
Quantity 1 photoprint
Format Content Category: photographs
Format: carte-de-visite
Colorization: black and white
Physical Support: paper
Measurements 10.2 x 6 centimeters
Creation Photographer: Ebell, Adrian John
Photographer: Whitney's Gallery
Subjects Indians. Dakota. Santee. Tribal life. Food gathering and preparation.
Dates Creation: 1862
Content: 08/1862
Notes Forms part of Reserve Album 208, Indian Portraits, no. 12.

Holding Type Photographs
Identifiers Reserve Album 208, no.12 (Locator Number)
AV1981.199.12 (Accession Number)
E91.32 r10 (Use Copy Locator Number)
36703 (Negative Number)

User Comments

  • Jeremy Red Eagle on August 24, 2020 03:48:06 PM
    I would like to use this image for a curriculum I am making for Sisseton Wahpeton College. This is my great great great grandmother Sarah Hopkins and her son Samuel Hopkins
  • Photo and Art Database Admin on September 4, 2020 04:26:01 PM
    Thank you for your interest. Please see the Gale Family Library's Research Self-Help During Covid-19 page for available services and contact information:

How Can We Help?

Know Something We Don't?

Please comment below if you are able to:

  • provide any additional information that will help us better understand or interpret these items
  • provide information that clarifies historical context of the item
  • report an error in the description


Name and Comment will be displayed publicly.

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)

I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.