Image: Little Chief

Portrait of Little Chief wearing traditional regalia holding bow and arrow. He wears an eagle feather headdress, breast plate, beaded leggings, and beaded moccasins. Printed beneath photograph, "Little Chief, 'Chief of the Ogalallar [Oglala Lakota (Sioux)],' Buffalo Bill's Wild West."

Title: Little Chief

Creator: Elliott & Fry

Keywords: Little Chief, b. 1851 Portraits American Indians Headgear Bows (Weapons) Bow and arrow

Date: circa 1887

Type: Carte de Visite

Format: 4.3 x 6.6 in b&w cartes de visite


Source: Buffalo Bill Online Archive MS6 William F. Cody Collection

Rights: McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West