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Sioux Girls at Indian School Cabinet Card

 Collection — Folder: 1 (SC 11-3)
Identifier: RC2010-037

Scope and Contents

The cabinet card shows eleven Sioux girls posed for a group portrait. On the back of the cabinet card, there is hand-written text, “Group girls, Indian School, Pierre, S.D.”


  • Creation: circa 1890


Conditions Governing Access

The Sioux Girls at Indian School Cabinet Card has no restrictions and is available for research. If you are interested in researching the materials, please contact the Dickinson Research Center to make an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

The Sioux Girls at Indian School Cabinet Card is the property of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Materials, even if owned by the NCWHM, may be protected under third party copyright. It is the patron’s responsibility to research and secure any such additional copyright and pay any required fees or royalties. It is not the intention of the NCWHM to impede upon any third party rights, and the NCWHM cannot be held responsible if the patron is involved in legal action due to violation of third party copyright claims.

Biographical / Historical

The Indian School at Pierre, South Dakota, was founded in 1891. The school continues today as the Pierre Indian Learning Center.


0.08 Linear Feet (1 folder (SC 11-3))

Language of Materials



This collection is comprised of a single cabinet card from c1890 featuring Sioux girls at an Indian School in Pierre, South Dakota.

Processing Information

The Sioux Girls at Indian School Cabinet Card was purchased by the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum in November 2010.

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Repository Details

Part of the NCWHM Special Collections at Dickinson Research Center Repository

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