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Monty Doc on Gray Wolf, Central, SD roundup
Monty Doc on Gray Wolf, Central, SD roundup
TitleMonty Doc on Gray Wolf, Central, SD roundup
Date of Originalbetween 1925 and 1928
CreatorFiske, Frank Bennett, 1883-1952
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionMonty Doc rides the horse Gray Wolf as part of a roundup in central South Dakota. The horse is bucking, and all four hooves are off the ground. Another horse is visible standing behind a fence across the field.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectIndians of North America
Agriculture
Subject (LCTGM)Cowboys
Horses
Horseback riding
Fences
Meadows
Subject (LCSH)Indian cowboys
Personal NameDoc, Monty
Gray Wolf (Horse)
LocationSouth Dakota
Decade1920-1929
Item Number1952-4254
Transcription"Monty Doc on Gray Wolf Central S.D. Roundup (Fiske McL SD)"--Handwritten on front of photograph.
Relation[Is Part Of] Frank Bennett Fiske Papers, State Historical Society of North Dakota, MSS 10105
Biography/HistoryFrank Fiske served as an assistant steamboat captain prior to his lifelong work as a studio photographer, mostly associated with Fort Yates N.D. He learned the trade from S.T. Fansler, post studio photographer, and remained in Fort Yates to document the town, the Standing Rock Agency, and the changing ways of the frontier. Fiske was also a writer, and served for a time as a newspaper editor, and wrote a popular column carried in many newspapers. He was best known for his Indian photographs, which depicted everyday Indian life, as well as studio views.
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionFrank B. Fiske Photograph Collection 1952
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (1952-4254)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh19524254
OCLC number61156024
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