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Lowering the colors, Fort Yates, N.D.
Lowering the colors, Fort Yates, N.D.
TitleLowering the colors, Fort Yates, N.D.
Date of Originalbetween 1930 and 1940
CreatorFiske, Frank Bennett, 1883-1952
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionMen in military uniforms stand at attention as the flag is lowered from the flag pole at Fort Yates, N.D. An honor guard surrounds the pole.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectIndians of North America
Military
Subject (LCTGM)Soldiers
Sailors
Military uniforms
Flags
Flagpoles
Honor guards
LocationFort Yates (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
1940-1949
Item Number1952-3841
NotesTitle created by staff.
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 (1952-3841)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh19523841
OCLC number61156024
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