Workbook Page, ca. 1893

  • Sioux, Native American

Ink on paper

  • Sheet: 10 5/8 × 8 1/2 inches (27 × 21.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.757.12

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Sioux
  • Education
  • Arithmetic
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Diagrams
  • Workbook
  • Page
  • Rosebud indian reservation

Inscribed in ink at lower center: Queenie Red Tomahawk. | 12 years old. | 2nd year Grade. | 4 years in School. | Two Kettle Sioux Indian.

I. George Wright, U.S. Indian Agent (Rosebud Agency, South Dakota, USA); his daughter; obtained by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] in Chicago; purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Sioux, Native American, Workbook Page, ca. 1893, ink on paper . Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.757.12.