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This photographic print, dated November 1, 1946, depicts two buildings in an otherwise open area. The building to the right appears to be a small house. The building to the right appears to be a low log cabin structure. There are tall shrubs behind the buildings but there are no trees in the photo. The text under the photo reads, “Indian Homestead; Present Lands.” In the foreground of the photo there’s a sign that reads, “No. 4.”
Original print housed at the National Archives Catalogue in Kansas City, Missouri in the “Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs” group. The Mandan, Hidatsa, and Arikara Nation are noted as “subjects represented” in the collection. National Archives identifier number: 45640831; Local Identifier: 75-FB-181.
Digital file courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/45640831#.YhviEOp_h5o.link
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, house, buildings, log cabin, lieu lands, Indian homestead, present lands, photograph, photo, picture
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, US Bureau of Indian Affairs, US Department of the Interior
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United States Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs. Present Lands: Indian Homestead #4, 1946, photograph, US Government Documents Related to Indigenous Nations, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, https://commons.und.edu/indigenous-gov-docs/88/
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