Gorgonia, Mescalero medicine man



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English: Gorgonia, Mescalero medicine man

American Memory from the Library of Congress

Gorgonia old Mescalero Apache medicine man

Randall, A. F.

CREATED/PUBLISHED [between 1883 and 1888].

SUMMARY Studio portrait (standing) of Gorgonia, a Native American (Mescalero Apache) man. He holds a bear pelt and wears moccasin boots, a breechcloth, kilt, and vest.

NOTES Title and "Indians- Apache Biography- Gorgonia" hand-written on back of mat board.

Photographer's information stamped on back of mat board.

Mat board has a gold border.

Source: Rosenfeld.

Condition: ink stains on mat board.

MEDIUM 1 photoprint on mat board ; 19 x 12 cm. (7 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.) 1 copy negative ; 13 x 10 cm. (5 x 4 in.)


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Date 12 December 2004(2004-12-12) (original upload date)
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