Photos - Native Americans (Rinehart)

Records: 113 · Complete: 100%

Frank A. Rinehart, a commercial photographer in Omaha, Nebraska, was commissioned to photograph the 1898 Indian Congress, part of the Trans-Mississippi International Exposition. More than five hundred Native Americans from thirty-five tribes attended the conference, providing the gifted photographer and artist an opportunity to create a stunning visual document of Native American life and culture at the dawn of the 20th century. (BPL description)

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Photos - Native Americans (Rinehart)
Total Records
Records: 113 · Complete: 100%
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Published on Fold3
November 18, 2009
Last Updated
November 20, 2009
Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, we present Frank A. Rinehart's 1898 Native American photographs, unique in their quality and dignity.