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Ne-bah-quah-om (Big Dog), chief, Chippewa.
Ne-bah-quah-om (Big Dog), chief, Chippewa.
TitleNe-bah-quah-om (Big Dog), chief, Chippewa.
CreatorWhitney's Gallery, Saint Paul.
Extent (Original)1 carte de visite ; image 5.8 cm. x 8.6 cm. (2 4/16 in. x 3 6/16 in.) ; on sheet 6.2 cm. x 10.3 cm. (2 4/16 in. x 4 1/16 in.).
DescriptionCard stock photograph on an Indian chief.
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 Chippewa Chief, who offered himself and his band of Warriors to Government, to fight the Sioux in their raid in Minnesota in 1862". There is also a two cent stamp on the back.
Collection NameNorth American Indian Photographs (Newberry Library)
CollectionEdward E. Ayer Photograph Collection (Newberry Library)
Call NumberAP 3054, Box 76
Date Issued (Digital)2008-04-22
Extent (Digital)42.7 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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