Kiowa Indian Ledger Drawing: Man, Woman, Tipi, River

Circa 1880.

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A Kiowa ledger drawing of a scene of courtship or family life, with a man and a woman, both wearing colorful striped blankets, standing by a tipi, by the edge of a river.

Metadata Details
Item Type Artwork
Title Kiowa Indian Ledger Drawing: Man, Woman, Tipi, River
Short Title Kiowa Man and Woman, 1880
Publication Date Circa 1880
Artwork Medium pencil on paper
Call Number VAULT Ayer MS 3228
Location Special Collections 4th floor
Notes Identification of drawings by Plains Indians authority and Newberry scholar, Father Peter J. Powell.