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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 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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Portrait of Emma Last Star taken by Thomas B. Magee

Subject: Family History, Portrait, Women's clothing, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Jewelry, Necklaces, Dresses, Women's hats, Last Star, Emma

Transcript: Maiden Name: Emma Merchant. Husband: Theodore Last Star. Children: One Adopted son Calvin Last Star. They held two Medicine Pipe Bundles and many other kinds of bundles as well. Card Information: Mrs. Emma Last Star. A headshot of a Blackfeet woman. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0051 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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Portrait of Stabs by Mistake taken by Henry Magee. Photographs 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, Jewelry, Beaver man, Drummers, Jackets, Scarves, Stabs By Mistake

Transcript: Father: Sitting With Back Sticking Out Mother: Dives to the Shore Wife: Steal In The Day Time Father: Mountain Chief (Big Brave) Mother: Bird Sailing This Way Children: Peter Stabs by Mistake, Thomas Stabs by Mistake. Stabs by mistake was a Beaver Man. He was one of the last Aamskaapiipikuni to take part in the Dove Society. The was a member of the Black Tail Deer Society. He took a Crow Water bundle around the same time that he had joined the Black Tail Deer Society. Stabs by Mistake was buried with a War Pipe that was given to him by Mountain Chief. He was a drummer for many Medicine Pipe openings because he knew the songs however; he never had one transferred to him. Stabs by Mistake was transferred the Top Knot and a necklace from one of the Medicine Pipe holders. Stabs my Mistake drowned in the Four Horns Lake. Card information: 1. A headshot of a Blackfeet man wearing a pinstripe jacket, a scarf around his neck and earrings, with his hair in braids. Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0001 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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Blackfoot and Blood chiefs who did not participate in the North West Rebellion of 1885 and who were brought to Ontario by the federal government for the unveiling of the Brant Memorial. Seated l. to r. One Spot-Pipe Bearer of Crowfoot, Red Crow and North Axe. Standing Interpreter.

Subject: Leaders, Chiefs, Moccasins, Jewelry, Necklaces, Canada, Politics and government, One Stop-Pipe Bearer, Jean L'Heureux

Transcript: Blackfoot and Blood chiefs who did not participate in the North West Rebellion of 1885 and who were brought to Ontario by the federal government for the unveiling of the Brant Memorial. Seated l. to r. One Spot-Pipe Bearer of Crowfoot, Red Crow and North Axe. Standing Jean L'Heureux the interpreter.

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Bear necklace made of bear fur, mica, wood, horse teeth, leather, beads goldenrod gall and trade cloth.

Subject: Bears, Kainai, Museums, Bundles, Armed Forces, War, Jewelry, Necklaces, 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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Playing a gambling game - circa 1907 (Part 1 - left side).(Part 2 - right side).

Subject: Teepees, Clothing and dress, Portraits, Group, Photographs, Jewelry, Tipis, Vests, Men's clothing

Blackfeet (Pikuni) - 1903

Subject: Clothing and dress, Jewelry, Men's clothing, Mountain Chief

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(aka Black Plume, aka Long Mane) - Blackfoot (Kainai) - 1895 (colorized circa 1910)

Subject: Portraits, Photographs, Jewelry, Coats, Black Plume, Long Mane, Sixapo

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Immoyimi taken circa 1885 in Montana

Subject: Clothing and dress, Photographs, Jewelry, Necklaces, Headgear, Immoyimi

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