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Lone Elk, Sioux Chief

Description: Painted portrait of a Native American man identified as Lone Elk, Sioux Chief. In the image, he is wearing plain clothes, necklaces, and a feather in his hair.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Star of the Republic Museum

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 75, July 1971 - April, 1972

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 533.
Date: 1972
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Transcript of Letter from Stephen F. Austin to the Political Chief of Texas]

Description: Copy of transcript for a letter from Stephen F. Austin to the Political Chief of Texas, in which Austin shares excerpts of letters he has received from colonists living in Nacogdoches describing the rising tensions and subsequent effects of the Fredonian Rebellion on life in the area. Also there is a note at the top of the first page of the letter indicating that this document is a translation from the Bexar Archives, and also has a note indicating some relation to the Nacogdoches Archives.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Letter
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

[Chief Little Wound in Council]

Description: Color postcard with an image of Chief Little Wound in council with sub. chiefs and noted Sioux warriors. Handwritten on the front of the postcard is, "Precious let me know quick if you can start on the 30th. Your Aunt Rosa. Me 'lober oo'. 'oo lober me'?" The postcard is addressed to Miss Rosa Louise Dill, 206 East 5th Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. It is postmarked Monett & Paris on Mar 15, 1907.
Date: c. 1907
Creator: Hevn Photo Omaha
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Sioux Squaw and Papoose

Description: Color postcard of a Sioux woman (squaw) and her baby (papoose) in Native American costume. "Sept 28th, [ ] here all right & will write you today. sure do miss you all baby is well Alice." It is addressed to Mr. R. Bassano and "Rose", Paris, Tex, 527 S. Mill St. It is postmarked Oklahoma, Okla. on Sept 28, 1908
Date: 1905
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes

Hollow Horn Bear

Description: Hollow Horn Bear, Brule Sioux Chief, standing in front of teepee, holding a pistol
Date: unknown
Creator: Edward Bates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room

Thomas Crow, Sioux Chief

Description: Thomas Crow, Sioux Chief standing by his teepee
Date: unknown
Creator: Edward Bates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Tarrant County College NE, Heritage Room