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Capt. Richard H. Pratt
Drawing of Captain Richard H. Pratt, member of the United States Board of Indian Commissioners. Likely based upon a photograph by D.F. Barry while the commission was at Standing Rock Indian Reservation...
Camp where gold was first discovered, Custer Gulch on the left
Discovery & exploration; Military personnel; Military camps; Tents; Trees; Canyons; Gold;
Looking down on military camp with tents and military personnel, with hills and trees in background.
Murder of Lieutenant Beever by the Sioux Indians
Soldiers; Ambushes; Firearms; Bows (Archery);
Soldier atop horse on ground firing pistol at Indians that are attaching from all side. Located among trees near Apple Creek and Missouri River, south of Bismarck, N.D.
Ruins from Fargo Fire, Fargo, N.D.
Fires; Ruins; Steam engines; Railroad tracks;
Men walking along railroad tracks with line of burned steam engines nearby and ruins and smoke ain distance.
Camp Red River Hunters
Tipis; Tents; Covered wagons; Indian encampments; Expeditions & surveys; Hunting;
Cutting and binding grain on the Dalrymple Farm
Harvesting; Horse teams; Horses; Railroad locomotives; Railroad cars; Railroad tracks; Wheat; Agricultural laborers;
Numerous horse teams pulling binders over grain field, placing bundles of grain on ground while laborers place them in shocks across the field. Railroad train traveling alongside field into distance with...
Dakota Territory, the great wheat fields in the Valley of the Red River of the North, threshing by steam on the Dalrymple Farm, formerly a barren prairie
Threshing; Threshing machines; Carts & wagons; Horse teams; Horses; Agricultural laborers; Steam engines; Wheat; Barrels; Bags;
Panoramic view of numerous threshing machines in operation in field covered with shocks of grain, likely wheat. In foreground is detailed view of steam engine in operation with belt to threshing machine...
Rescue party at Huron, bound together by ropes, searching for missing children
Blizzards; Snow; Winter; Children; Rescue workers; Rescues; Ropes; Death;
Child lying next to another in snow with line of five people holding rope in distance in snow storm. Lead man has arm raised likely indicating that he found the children.
Schoolmistress compels a pupil to walk all night to prevent freezing
Snow; Blizzards; Teachers; Students; Death
Adult holding closely onto child with snow whirling about them. Location unknown, perhaps in South Dakota.
Plowing, harrowing and seeding on the Dalrymple Farm
Agricultural laborers; Horse teams; Horses; Carts & wagons; Bags;
Lines of horse-drawn implements on large field, with nearest line seeding, next dragging and furthest line plowing. Other farming in far distance. In foreground is horse-drawn wagon filled with bags of...
Another brave teacher shelters one of her pupils from the storm
Snow; Blizzards; Students; Teachers; Death;
Person holding another younger person with snow covering them from chest down.
Sibley's Indian expedition crossing the James River, Dacotah Territory, July 20, 1863
Military personnel; Rivers; Military maneuvers; Carts & wagons; Horses;
View from atop hill showing military troops approaching and crossing the James River. There appears to be a temporary bridge erected over the river. Beyond river are hills.
Herd of Bison near Lake Jessie
Bison; Hills; Lakes & ponds;
From atop hill looking down on broad plain broken by small bodies of water with bison extending across prairie to the horizon
Council with White Man's Horse
Tents; Rivers; Discovery & exploration; Expeditions & surveys;
Print depicting a meeting, led by Isaac Stevens, in likely Montana between a group of explorers and White Man's Horse, chief of the Blackfoot tribe. The Big Muddy River (Missouri River?) is visible in...
Young Norwegian Dakotans
Children; Holding hands;
Two children, with girl holding hand of younger.
In a strange land, asking the way
Immigrants; Families; Sidewalks; Luggage; Ethnic groups; Signs (Notices);
Two men, two women and two children on street in native dress, apparently asking for assistance from man dressed in suit and top hat who is reading a document in his hands. Immigrants are carrying small...
Bois de Sioux River
Rivers; Trees; Expeditions & surveys; Carts & wagons;
River with trees along banks on both sides and two wagons with horses along bank in distance.
Norwegian homestead in North Dakota
Farms; Log buildings; Log cabins; Kitchens;
Woman carrying wood in foreground with farm buildings in background. Inset image is of kitchen interior.
Curious Indian ceremony at Standing Rock Agency, the Sioux Chief, Fire Cloud, dedicating the sacred Standing Rock to peace and plenty
Monuments & memorials; Rites & ceremonies; Brooms & brushes;
Indian with brush in hand standing next to rock set on a two-layer pedestal. Other Indians and man in suit, likely Major James McLaughlin standing behind the rock.
Forest fire on the banks of the Red River
Fires; Steamboats; Trees; Deer; Shooting;
Flatboat next to steamboat on Red River with flames and smoke near riverbank. Deer are running along river bank and one near fire. People on flatboat and steamboat watching the fire.
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