Piegan Chiefs (Blackfoot Confederacy) [version 1], 1892

Piegan Chiefs (Blackfoot Confederacy) [version 1], 1892

Studio portrait of eight Piegan chiefs. 

The January 8, 1892 issue of the  Indian Helper (vol. 7 no. 17) reports that these chiefs had visited the school the previous week.

The Cumberland County Historical Society has six copies of this image. One of those copies identifies the chiefs as Running Crane, Little Dog, White Grass, White Calf, Little Plume, Four Horns, Brocky, Bear Chief (or Little Bear Chief).  

Photographer: 
John N. Choate, Carlisle, PA
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Location: 
CCHS_PA-CH2-058a