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Photographs of Faye Home Gun from the Magee Collection

Subject: Teepees, Children, Clothing and dress, Family History, Portrait, Beadwork, Moccasins, Jewelry, Necklaces, Tipis, Home Gun, Faye, Children's clothing

Transcript: Mother: Katie Home Gun Father: Dan Home Gun Father: Home Gun Mother: Many Pipe Woman More information is needed about Faye Home Gun Card information: Home Gun � 1. A young Blackfeet girl wearing a beaded dress, standing in front of a tipi. Written on the bottom of the photo: Fay Home Gun. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0019 Home Gun � 2. A young Blackfeet girl wearing a beaded dress and necklace, with her hair in braids. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0020 This photograph is part of the Magee Family Collection. The collection was donated to the Blackfoot Digital Library by Don Magee the son of Thomas Magee. The originals are now in the University of Alberta's archives. Research on the photographs has been done by Adrienne Heavy Head using various published resources about the Blackfoot people and interviews.

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Photographs of Three Calf (Wipes his Eyes) in his buckskin suit and headdress, from the Magee Collection

Subject: Head Dress, Clothing and dress, Kainai, Family History, Portrait, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Leadership, Beadwork, Warriors, Moccasins, Leggings, Three Calf, Wipes His Eyes

Transcript: Father: Wolf Plume Mother: Yellow Iron Woman Wife: Taking Gun, First and second husbands passed no children with either. Children: Susan, Thomas, Maggie, Joseph and Mollie Three Calf lived with his uncle Running Rabbit (Blood) for a time after his father passed, he did eventually move home to the south. He was one of the last to have the rights to the Bear Knife. After Three Calf had passed his knife was sold to a collector who in turn sold it to the Buffalo Bill Museum in Cody, Wyoming. There is a photo of him with the knife in the Blackfoot Papers p.1335. Three Calf was a well known warrior and went on many raids as a young man. He moved a lot between the Aamskaapi'piikunii and the Kainai through out his life. Three Calf was a very well respected and well known leader. Card information: Three Calf a.k.a. Wipes His Eyes 1. A profile headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0028 Three Calf � 2. A Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headress and beaded clothes. Note: Photograph of a photograph. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0029 Three Calf 3. A profile headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a feathered headress and beaded clothes. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0030 Three Calf � 4. A Blackfeet man, wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes, standing in a dirt field. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0031 Three Calf � 5. A Blackfeet man, wearing a feathered headdress and beaded clothes, standing in a dirt field. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0032 This photograph is part of the Magee Family Collection. The collection was donated to the Blackfoot Digital Library by Don Magee the son of Thomas Magee. The originals are now in the University of Alberta's archives. Research on the photographs has been done by Adrienne Heavy Head using various published resources about the Blackfoot people and interviews.

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Photographs of Fish Wolf Robe from the Magee Collection

Subject: Clothing and dress, Family History, Portrait, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Beadwork, Jewelry, Necklaces, Headgear, Scarves, Fish Wolf Robe

Transcript: Father: Wolf Eagle Mother: Dried Up Wife: Lone Petrified Father: Sleeping Wolf Mother: Close Kill Children: William Fish, Leona Fish, Cecil Fish, Louis Fish, Two other un-named girls, six others did not reach adulthood all together 13 children. Fish Wolf Robe's wife was from Hobbema, a Cree. He was the camp crier at the Sundance�s and announcer at the Pow-Wow�s. Fish Wolf Robe worked at Glacier park for some years as an entertainer along with other Blackfoot people. As a young man Fish Wolf Robe had a Split Horn Headdress Card Information: Fish Wolf Robe�1. A headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a beaded necklace, with his hair in braids. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0015 Fish Wolf Robe � 2. A headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a large brimmed hat and a scarf around his neck, with his hair in braids. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0016 Fish Wolf Robe � 3. A headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a large brimmed hat and a scarf around his neck, with his hair in braids. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0017 This photograph is part of the Magee Family Collection. The collection was donated to the Blackfoot Digital Library by Don Magee the son of Thomas Magee. The originals are now in the University of Alberta's archives. Research on the photographs has been done by Adrienne Heavy Head using various published resources about the Blackfoot people and interviews.

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Leather dress with fringed bottom and sleeves. Fringes across the breast and beads in red and blue across the breast. Fringes on breast are decorated with small brass bells and brown coloured beads. The sleeves are decorated with white black and red short beads and grey long beads. around the neck and down the shoulders there are red, blue and black beads. Along the bottom there is a central red and black triangle made of cloth and two red and white squares also made of cloth. A line of red circles made of cloth and underneath a line of pink and blue beads right on the edge of the fringes at the bottom. The red circles go around the red and white squares but not the centre triangle.

Subject: Conservation, Kainai, Museums, Art, Women's clothing, Photographs, Beadwork, Dresses, British Museum

Transcript: On March 29, 2011 A group of Blackfoot people from all four tribes travelled to London, England and surveyed the collection at the British Museum storage. The part of the collection surveyed has quill worked scalp lock and weasel tail shirts, a split horn headdress from the Horn Society, a spilt horn headdress from the Brave Dogs Society, two straight up headdress', A shield, a club, a mans saddle, a woman's dress, a Brave Dogs rattle, a toothed necklace and a pair of men's leggings with quill work on them. There is more Blackfoot materials in their collection but these are the item's that were marked as most important to see on this visit. There are item's on display in the main museum as well as more in storage. You can access the British Museum's main page and collections database: http://www.britishmuseum.org/default.aspx Photographs taken by Adrienne Heavy Head. Museum inventory document provided by the British Museum for use by the Blackfoot Digital Library. British Museum Documents are for educational use only. Not to be published without permission from the British Museum.

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Beaded leather saddle with classic floral designs in the four corners. There are four flaps with very colourful geometric designs and tassels hanging at the four corners as well.

Subject: Travel, Kainai, Museums, Art, Photographs, Beadwork, Horses, Saddles, British Museum

Transcript: On March 29, 2011 A group of Blackfoot people from all four tribes travelled to London, England and surveyed the collection at the British Museum storage. The part of the collection surveyed has quill worked scalp lock and weasel tail shirts, a split horn headdress from the Horn Society, a spilt horn headdress from the Brave Dogs Society, two straight up headdress', A shield, a club, a mans saddle, a woman's dress, a Brave Dogs rattle, a toothed necklace and a pair of men's leggings with quill work on them. There is more Blackfoot materials in their collection but these are the item's that were marked as most important to see on this visit. There are item's on display in the main museum as well as more in storage. You can access the British Museum's main page and collections database: http://www.britishmuseum.org/default.aspx Photographs taken by Adrienne Heavy Head. Museum inventory document provided by the British Museum for use by the Blackfoot Digital Library. British Museum Documents are for educational use only. Not to be published without permission from the British Museum.

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Stand up head dress with eagle feathers and bead work. Made in the more modern Sioux style that has been adopted by many plains tribes.

Subject: Clothing and dress, Cultural property, Museums, Bundles, Photographs, Beadwork, Headdress, Headgear, British Museum, Straight up headdress

Transcript: On March 29, 2011 A group of Blackfoot people from all four tribes travelled to London, England and surveyed the collection at the British Museum storage. The part of the collection surveyed has quill worked scalp lock and weasel tail shirts, a split horn headdress from the Horn Society, a spilt horn headdress from the Brave Dogs Society, two straight up headdress', A shield, a club, a mans saddle, a woman's dress, a Brave Dogs rattle, a toothed necklace and a pair of men's leggings with quill work on them. There is more Blackfoot materials in their collection but these are the item's that were marked as most important to see on this visit. There are item's on display in the main museum as well as more in storage. You can access the British Museum's main page and collections database: http://www.britishmuseum.org/default.aspx Photographs taken by Adrienne Heavy Head. Museum inventory document provided by the British Museum for use by the Blackfoot Digital Library. British Museum Documents are for educational use only. Not to be published without permission from the British Museum.

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Blackfeet (Pikuni) - He is holding a beaded rifle case.

Subject: Clothing and dress, Weapons, Portraits, Photographs, Beadwork, Moccasins, Headdress, Headgear, Leggings, Men's clothing, Long Time Sleep

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Subject: Beadwork, Martingale

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Subject: Beadwork, Tobacco Bag

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