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Date of Work

May 29-19, 1914

Description

Performers dressed as Native Americans in the Pageant of the Northwest. Margaret Libby Barr is identified as second from the right with raised arm. The Pageant of the Northwest was written by eighteen students under the supervision of Orin G. Libby and Fredrick Koch. The pageant employed several students and a few Native American extras to portray the four successive stages of the exploration of the Northwest.

Subject

Students -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks; Universities & colleges -- North Dakota -- Grand Forks

Places Depicted

North Dakota; North Dakota--Grand Forks

Organizations Depicted

University of North Dakota; Pageant of North-West (1914); Bankside Theatre (Grand Forks, N.D.)

People Depicted

Libby, Orin Grant, 1864-1952; Koch, Fredrick

Rights

Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota

Keywords

Bankside Theatre, Pageant of the Northwest, Native Americans, Costumes, Margaret Libby Barr, Headdress, Play, Indians of North America, Costume, Headgear, Indians of North America - Clothing, Plays, College students, Dakota Indians

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