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Sha-Kpe (Little Six), chief, Dakota.
Sha-Kpe (Little Six), chief, Dakota.
TitleSha-Kpe (Little Six), chief, Dakota.
CreatorWhitney's Gallery
Extent (Original)1 carte de visite ; image 5.9 cm. x 8.6 cm. (2 5/16 in. x 3 6/16 in.) ; on sheet 6.3 cm. x 10.3 cm. (2 7/16 in. x 4 1/16 in.).
DescriptionCard stock photograph of Sha-Kpe (Little Six).
TypeStill Image
Subjects (TGM)Albumen prints
Cartes de visite
Portrait photographs
Subject (LCSH)Indians of North America -- Portraits
NotesWritten on mount, "Engaged in Massacre of 1862, boasts of having killed thirteen Women and Children. Prisoner at Fort Snelling." On verso, "The plate from which this Picture was made will be preserved. Copies can be obtained at any time. Photograph Albums in Great Variety, Card Photographs of Indians, Scenery (and) Celebrities for Sale."
Collection NameNorth American Indian Photographs (Newberry Library)
CollectionEdward E. Ayer Photograph Collection (Newberry Library)
Call NumberAP 3062, Box 76
Date Issued (Digital)2008-10-20
Extent (Digital)28 KB
Medium (Digital)JPG
PublisherNewberry Library
RightsAll rights reserved by the Newberry Library. Permission to reproduce in any format must be requested in writing. Contact Photoduplication Department Newberry Library 60 West Walton Street, Chicago IL 60610. Phone: (312) 255-3566/ Email:
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