Old Bets, a Sioux Squaw 120 years old...
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Old Bets, a Sioux Squaw 120 years old...

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Photograph

Whitney & Zimmerman

Joel Emmons Whitney, American, 1822–1886; Charles A. Zimmerman, American, 1844–1909

Old Bets, a Sioux Squaw 120 years old...

ca. 1865
Albumen silver print
Image: 7.7 x 7.8 cm (each)
Mount: 8.5 x 17.5 cm
Purchase, ex-collection Fred S. Lightfoot
1981.8669.0003
Inscriptions image recto (in negative, right image): 414

mount recto (letterpress): WHITNEY & ZIMMERMAN, PHOTOGRAPHERS
SAINT PAUL, MINNESOTA.

Old Bets, a Sioux Squaw 120 years old, will long be remembered wish [sic] gratitude by / many of the Minnesota Captives, for her kindness to them while among the Sioux in 1862.

mount verso (ink): S.D.S.
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