"Indian Encampment, Canadian North-West"

Database ID25331
InstitutionUniversity of Saskatchewan Libraries Special Collections
Fonds/CollectionCanadiana Pamphlets Collection
File/Item ReferenceXXXII-222.032
Date of creation[19--?]
Physical description/extent1 postcard; b&w; 14 x 6 cm
Number of images1
Scope and contentAn image of an Aboriginal man seated on a hill side overlooking a valley covered with many tipis. An embossed Union Jack flag is superimposed on the image. Photographed by Norman Caple in Southern Alberta circa 1890's. "Sitting figure at Great Indian Sun Dance, Blackfoot Reserve, Gleichen, N.W.T."
Restrictions on accessThere are no restrictions on access.
ContributerW. G. MacFarlane, Toronto
Caple, Norman
Copyright holderPublic domain
Other terms governing use and reproductionResponsibility regarding questions of copyright that may arise in the use of any images is assumed by the researcher.
Primary MediaTextual documents
Specific document typesPostcards
Provenance Access PointUniversity of Saskatchewan Library. Canadiana Pamphlets Collection
PlaceGleichen, Alberta, Canada
Treaty boundariesTreaty 7
Cultural regionPlains
Housing -- Traditional -- Teepees
Blackfoot Confederacy - Siksika (Blackfoot proper)
Date Range(s)1890-1899
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