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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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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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Immoyimi taken circa 1885 in Montana

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

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Portraits of Little Plume from the Magee Collection

Subject: Clothing and dress, Family History, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Portraits, Photographs, Warriors, Moccasins, Jewelry, Necklaces, Headgear, Jackets, Scarves, Vests, Little Plume

Transcript: Father: Wounded Mouth Mother: Many Cut Woman Wife1: Spear Woman Children: Hollering in the Air, Calf Woman and Leaving Singing this Way Wife2: Tail Feathers Woman Children: Looks First and Takes Gun for Nothing Wife3: Hits on Top Children: Long Time Bird Woman Wife4: Different Cut Children: Louis, Josephine and Medicine Whistle Little Plume was a very well known and well-respected warrior through out his life. As a young boy he had counted coup on a Cree man and stolen his weapon during a fight. He asked an elder for his name in exchange of the weapon. Which is how Little Plume was so named. He is said to have been given the powers of the bear and could heal himself within a matter of days from any wound. There is an account of Little Plume using his gifts on himself after being shot in the chest. Card Information: Little Plume�1. A Blackfeet man wearing fringed clothes and earrings, with his hair in braids, his hands clasped in front of him. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0098 Little Plume � 2. A portrait of a seated Blackfeet man, wearing a wide brimmed hat. Note: Photograph of a photograph. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0099 Little Plume � 3. A portrait of a seated Blackfeet man, wearing a wide brimmed hat. Note: Photograph of a photograph. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0100 Little Plume � 4. A Blackfeet man sitting on a tree stump, wearing fringed boots and beaded clothing, with feathers in his braided hair. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0101 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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