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This black and white photographic postcard features an indigenous man standing next to a tree, holding a bow that is used with an arrow. A construction of a bark house is in the background. A woman and children stand in front of the bark house. Written text is at the top and bottom 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, Frontier & pioneer life, Camps, Archery, Arrows, Bows (Weapons)
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"Postcard: Indian Bark House - Practicing Shooting" (1909). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1213.
Indian Bark House-Practising(sic) Shooting. Copyright 1909 by Martin Post Card Co.