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Pawnee Torture | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society

Book or Pamphlet

Pawnee Torture

Pawnee Torture | Book or Pamphlet | Wisconsin Historical Society
A engraving of the artist's conception of Pawnees torturing a female captive in the Morning Star Sacrifice ceremony.
DESCRIPTION
A engraving of the artist's conception of Pawnees torturing a female captive in the Morning Star Sacrifice ceremony.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:35053
Creation Date: 1884
Creator Name:Eastman, Seth
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Collection Name:Rare Books
Genre:Book or Pamphlet
Original Format Type:negative, b/w copy
Original Format Number:(W6)13615
Original Dimensions:4 x 5 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
From The Indian tribes of the United States: their history antiquities, customs, religion, arts, language, traditions, oral legends, and myths, Volume 1, Plate 62. Edited by Francis S. Drake. Illustrated with 100 fine engravings by Seth Eastman, 1884. Also found in The History of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Historical and Statistical Information Respecting the History, Condition, and Prospects of the Indian Tribes of the United States, Volume 5, Plate 6, pg. 78, by Henry R. Schoolcraft, 1847-57.
SUBJECTS
Trees
Pawnee Indians
Children
Men
Women
Violence
Clothing
Engraving

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