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August 18, 1881

Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

1 drawing : pencil on laid paper
Support: 18.000 x 11.400 cm
Image: 18.000 x 11.400 cm
Inventory no.: 000446
Graphic (art)
90: Open
No restrictions on physical access, or o
n use for reproductions or for publication
Graphic (art)
Copy negative C-012943
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
A090-01/X1 Item no. assigned by LAC 141
90: Open
Other accession no.
1984-045 X PIC

Terms of use

Credit: Library and Archives Canada, Acc. No. 1984-45-141
Copyright: Expired

Additional information

Removed from: Sketchbook: "Canada 1878 North-West 1881"

Exhibitions note
Exhibition Title: Qu'Appelle : A Tale of Two Valleys. Curator: Robert Stacey and Dan Ring, Mandel Art Gallery, Saskatoon Saskatchewan; 2002.06.14-2002.09.02. Further Venue: McMichael Canadian Art Collection, Kleinburg, Ontario, 2002.03.03-2003.05.05 Further Venue: Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Sashatchewan, 2002.09.27-2003.01.12.

Signatures and inscriptions
Inscribed. Dated.
Inscription: in pencil, recto u.l.: 18{th.] Aug; u.r.: at Fort / Qu'appelle / Aug. 18-; b.: Standing Buffalo. chief of the Sioux. addressing L[^d] Lorne.; in pencil, verso u.l.: The Sioux having danced their / Buffalo dance - (the event of the / day from a ... & grotesque point / of view) & their chiefs heard near / & ... being introduced, Standing / Buffalo faced His Excellency's / chief (struck out with a pencil) chair & spoke. The / other chiefs and headmen stood or / sat at some little distance.

Subject heading

1. event.
2. événement.
3. Indian.
4. Standing Buffalo, Chief.
5. Siouan Indians.
6. Sioux (Indiens)
7. Visits of state Saskatchewan Fort Qu'appelle.
8. Visites officielles Saskatchewan Fort Qu'appelle.
9. Canada. Governor General (1878-1883 : Lorne) .
10. Canada. Gouverneur général (1878-1883 : Lorne)


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