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Two photographs with Lame Bear and John Mountain Chief from the Magee Collection.

Subject: Children, Clothing and dress, Women's clothing, Magee, Thomas Benjamin, 1862-1930, Magee, Henry Lincoln, 1896-1966, Magee, Donald Lee 1938-, Photographs, Chiefs, Headgear, Coats, Lame Bear, Mountain Chief, John

Transcript: Father: Mountain Chief Mother: Front Strike (Married No chief later) First Wife: Agnes Kills At Night (later married Running Owl) one child. Second Wife: Long Time Louse one child. John was a truant officer, which brought him great respect among the people. John was also the local all around helper. Anyone could call on him wether they were in need of help from the snow or needed a handyman. John was a very well known and well respected man within the community. More information is needed on Lame Bear In the second photograph, it is unknown who the white woman and girl are. Card information: Lame Bear and Mt. Chief (John Mountain Chief). Two Blackfeet men standing in front of a brick wall. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0047 Lame Bear and Mt. Chief [et al.] Two Blackfeet men, a woman and a young girl standing in front of a brick wall. Thomas B. Magee, 1862-1930; Henry L. Magee, 1896-1966 MGNGEN0048 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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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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Blackfeet (Pikuni) {Note: She was the first Native American woman to join the U.S. Marine Corps Women's Reserve. She was also our first female Blackfeet Tribal Judge.}

Subject: Clothing and dress, Weapons, Women's clothing, Photographs, Bow and arrow, Spotted Wolf, Private Minnie

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Frances Densmore (Enthnomusicologist for the Smithsonian Institution), Mountain Chief (Blackfeet)

Subject: Clothing and dress, Women's clothing, Portraits, Photographs, Headdress, Headgear, Leggings, Men's clothing, Mountain Chief, Densmore, Frances

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Blackfeet (Pikuni) group on the roof of the McAlpin Hotel in New York City - 1913 L-R: Cecile Ground, unknown, Three Bears, Fish Wolf Robe, Wife of Two Guns White Calf, Mike Little Dog, Medicine Owl, Wife of Medicine Owl, Long Time Sleep, unknown {Note: This was part of an Advertising Campaign sponsored by the Northern Pacific Railroad to encourage Tourists to visit Montana.}

Subject: Clothing and dress, Women's clothing, Photographs, Three Bears, Headdress, Headgear, Men's clothing, Little Dog, Mike, Fish Wolf Robe, Medicine Owl, Long Time Sleep, Ground, Cecile, Mrs. Two Guns White Calf, Mrs. Medicine Owl

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(aka Mary Daisy Norris-Gilham) the grandaughter of Running Crane - Blackfeet (Pikuni) 1st photograph -1915 2nd photograph - 1914

Subject: Clothing and dress, Women's clothing, Portraits, Photographs, Dawn Mist, Norris-Gilham, Mary Daisy

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