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Little Crow, d. 1863.
Little Crow, d. 1863.
TitleLittle Crow, d. 1863.
CreatorWhitney, Joel E. (Joel Emmons), 1822-1886.
Date Created1862
Extent (Original)1 carte de visite ; image 5.8 cm. x 8.7 cm. (2 4/16 in. x 3 6/16 in.) ; on sheet 6.2 cm. x 10.4 cm. (2 7/16 in. x 4 1/16 in.).
DescriptionCard stock portrait photograph of Chief Little Crow, leader of the Indian Massacre of 1862 in Minnesota.
TypeStill Image
Subjects (TGM)Albumen prints
Cartes de visite
Subject (LCSH)Indians of North America -- Portraits


Whitney, Joel E. (Joel Emmons), 1822-1886.
NotesPrinted on mount, "A Sioux Chief, and Leader of the Indian Massacre of 1862, in Minnesota", "Entered according to Act of Congress, by J.E. Whitney, in the year 1862, in the Clerk's Office of the U.S. District Court for Minnesota.".

Original title "Little Crow, chief, Dakota".
Collection NameNorth American Indian Photographs (Newberry Library)
CollectionEdward E. Ayer Photograph Collection (Newberry Library)
Call NumberAP 3060, Box 76
Date Issued (Digital)2008-04-22
Extent (Digital)42.8 MB
Medium (Digital)TIFF
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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