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Daguerreotype of Sarah Jane Steele Sibley, wife of Henry H. Sibley, c.1848.
Dairy Hall, University of Minnesota farm campus, St. Paul, c.1910.
Daisy sale window display, Dayton’s, 1956.
Dakota bag featuring beadwork and quillwork created no earlier than 1856.
Beaded bag made by Margeurite Metivier, c.1860.
Dakota leather pouch with lane-stitched geometric beadwork made in the 1800s.
Beaded Dakota case, c.1900. From the Cheyenne Indian Reservation; probably made as a tourist souvenir.
Beaded wall pocket made by Dakota Indians. Collected at the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in the late nineteenth or early twentieth century.
Dakota band with loomed, geometric beadwork, c.1890.
Dakota boy at the concentration camp below Fort Snelling, 1863. Photograph by Whitney’s Gallery.
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