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Photograph of Owen Heavy Breast 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, Coats, Heavy Breast, Owen

Transcript: Father: Heavy Breast Mother: Tall Nose Wife: Rosie Heavy Breast (Lone Woman) No children. Owen and his wife Rosie were successful farmers and ranchers. Owen and his wife had two Medicine pipe bundles, a Horned Weasel Headdress & a Weasel Shirt. Owen was also a member of the Shriners of Montana and the Masons of which he was very proud. Owen was very well known not only within the tribe but also with many outside officials. He often traveled with delegations around the United States. Card information: Owen Heavy Breast. A Blackfeet man with a feather in one of his braids standing with two young Caucasian women. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0022 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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Photograph of Charlie Reevis 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, Sun dance, Headgear, Coats, Jackets, Scarves, Vests, Reevis Crow Chief, Charlie

Transcript: Father: Louis Reevis (Caucasian) Mother: Charging Home. First Wife: First Strike (first husband: Scabby Robe) Children: Three children with Scabby Robe, seven children with Charlie. Charlie's children: Cecile, Louis, Joseph, Mamie, Henry, James and Agnes Second Wife: Matsoaki AKA: Maggie Chief Crow (First Husband: Wild Gun). Charlie and Maggie were Sundance people they also had a painted lodge together of an Otter. It is believed that his father was a French-Canadian who was killed shortly after Charlie was born in battle. Charlie was a very well off rancher, he owned two both on different parts of the reservation. Charlie's first wife passed away and he went on to marry his second wife Maggie who was also a widow of Wild Gun. Charlie and his brother Bobtail Chief (Kainai) sat the Okan with his wife Maggie. Charlie and Maggie were the last couple in Aamskaapiipiikunni to put up the Okan for many years. Charlie advised and was a representative for the Blackfeet in Washington D.C. whenever there was government business that required a member of the tribe. Three Suns who was a chief adopted Charlie as his son. Charlie received a medal from Three Suns that was given to him by the United States government. The medal had a image of Lincoln and was handed down to one of Charlie's son's.

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Photograph of Mrs.Black Bull - Dressed up like a Woman, from the Magee Collection

Subject: Family History, Portrait, Women's clothing, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Beaver people, Women's hats, Coats, Mrs. Black Bull

Transcript: Name: Dressed up like a woman. Father: Big Snake Mother: Two Cuts Children: Owl woman, Under Kit Fox Woman, one step child of Mr.Black Bull's (Fine Stealing Woman) First Husband: Fine Old Man (no children) Second Husband: Black Bull. Mr. & Mrs. Black Bull were Beaver people. Mrs. Black Bull's brother was Heavy Runner who was murdered by the U.S. military at the Baker Massacre on January 23, 1870. Mr. and Mrs.Black Bull were well known Beaver people and were often called upon to help other Beaver people open their bundles. Mrs.Black Bull was occasionally asked to heal the sick. Card information: Mrs. Black Bull. A headshot of a Blackfeet woman wearing a wool coat and a knitted hat. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0014 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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Tom Spotted Eagle 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, Headgear, Coats, Spotted Eagle, Tom, Pants

Transcript: Father: Spotted Eagle Mother: Beaver Woman Wife: Matilda Spotted Eagle Father: Fox Head Mother: Hawk Children: Vincent, Frank Card Information: Tom Spotted Eagle. A Blackfeet man sitting against the side of a building, wearing a suit and hat. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0006 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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Calf Shirt Rattle Snake (aka Calf Shirt) - Blackfoot (Kainai) - before 1873

Subject: Clothing and dress, Portraits, Photographs, Coats, Men's clothing, Calf Shirt Rattle Snake, Calf Shirt

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