Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Pow Wow button, 1999

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Titles Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Pow Wow button, 1999
Description Circular laminated paper button with a tinned-iron shell and closed pin back. The button features a full color art drawing of a male American Indian dancer and reads: "Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Pow Wow August 20, 21, 22, 1999 / Celebrating 30 Years as a Tribal Government".
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 2 7/8 inches diameter
Nomenclature button (information artifact)
Materials tinned iron
Subjects Used at: Shakopee Mdewakanton Dakota Pow Wow
Used by: Mdewakanton Dakota
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Festivals and celebrations
Politics and government
Badges, Buttons & Medals. Festivals & Celebrations
Dates Use: Not earlier than 08/20/1999 - Not later than 08/22/1999
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 2001.337.1 (Accession Number)

User Comments

  • Tricia Lafferty on March 10, 2019 11:00:56 AM
    The drawing is of Amos Crooks. One of the first 13 to establish the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community. This was the year he passed away. It was a tribute to him. For years he held the powwow in his front yard. Before it became what it is today.

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