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This photographic print, dated November 1, 1946, depicts a one and one-half story structure. There is a large tree to the left of the structure (viewer’s right) and the area behind the structure appears to be heavily wooded. The trees appear mostly leafless and there are many leaves on the ground. In the foreground of the photo is a sign that reads, “No. 65.” The text under the photo reads, “Indian Council House; Present Lands.”
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: 45640882; Local Identifier: 75-FB-205.
Digital file courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/45640882#.YhvjG3BAQHw.link
Mandan Hidatsa and Arikara Nation, the Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, Mandan, Nueta, Hidatsa, Arikara, Sahnish, Indian council house, present lands, building, 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 Council House #65, 1946, photograph, US Government Documents Related to Indigenous Nations, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, https://commons.und.edu/indigenous-gov-docs/89/
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