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This black and white photographic postcard features an indigenous man sitting next to a tent. He is wearing a warbonnet and has a blanket wrapped around his shoulders. A man in the background is staking another tent. Written text is at the top of the card. Part of the "Perils of the Plains" set which are actual photos of a staged 1905 event for the NEA (National Editorial Association). The event took place on the Miller Brothers 101 Ranch near Bliss, Oklahoma.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Indigenous people, Prisoners, Frontier & pioneer life, Portraits, Settlers, Tribal chiefs
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"Postcard: Geronimo - The Greatest Indian Chief - As a U.S. Prisoner" (1909). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1210.
"Geronimo-The Greatest Indian Chief-As A U.S. Prisoner. Copyright 1909 by W.H. Martin