Image: Sitting Bull and family

Portrait of Sitting Bull and his family wearing traditional regalia. Sitting Bull's mother, Her Holy Door sits on his right, wives Four Robes and Seen-By-The-Nation stand behind him, and his oldest daughter, Many Horses and her son sit on his left. Sitting Bull holds a pipe and pipe bag on is lap. Hand written note on verso of card reads, "Sitting Bull & family, Ta Tonka E U tanki, Sioux."

Title: Sitting Bull and family

Creator: J. Pitcher Spooner

Keywords: American Indians Pipes (Smoking) Families Children Sitting Bull, 1831-1890

Date: circa 1883

Type: Carte de Visite

Format: 4.1 X 6.4 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