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A limited edition of photographs from the negative collection of David. F. Barry

Identifier: C Photo Collection 116

Scope and Contents

Portraits and images in portfolio I: Rain-in-the-Face, Gall, Low Dog, Sitting Bull, Crow King, Red Horse, Long Dog, Running Antelope, John Grass, American Horse, Red Cloud, Young-Man-Afraid-of-His Horse, Rain-in-the-Face, Sitting Bull, and a burial tree. Portraits and images in portfolio II: Custer, fellow officers, their wives and friends, Captain Thomas W. Custer, First Lt. James Calhoun, Captain Frederick W. Benteen, First Lt. Edward S. Godfrey, Captain Thomas M. McDougall, Charley Reynolds, Curley, General Nelson Miles, Custer Battlefield monument, Fort Yates, Reno Hill widows and survivors, Custer Hill, ten years to the day, Survivors at Fort Custer, Fort Assinniboine. Portraits and images in portfolio III: Sitting Bull, Grass dancers, Arikara scout, War Eagle, Chief Joseph, Gall, Wild Horse, Indian police Standing Rock Agency, Charging Hawk, Arikara medicine man, Goose, Long Soldier, Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill Cody, Annie Oakley, Sitting Bull's family.


  • 1982


Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


3 photo folio

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession information unknown.


Each image in the edition was contact printed using the original glass plate negative from the David Francis Barry Negative Collection acquired by the Denver Public Library, Western History Dept. in 1934.


Photographs by D.F. Barry and probably Lyman Bullock Goff.


Title from booklet accompanying the portfolios.


Introduction to portfolio I by Royal B. Hassrick, to portfolio II by John M. Carroll, and to Portfolio III by Alvin M. Josephy, Jr.


Limited edition of 150 copies.

Table of Contents

Portfolio 1: -- Chiefs of the Sioux Wars and the Battle of Little Bighorn -- Portfolio 2: Custer, prominent military structures, and the men who fought the Sioux Wars -- Portfolio 3: Plains warriors, chiefs, scouts and frontier personalities.

Finding Aid for the A limited edition of photographs from the negative collection of David. F. Barry /printed, produced and published by Paul Harbaugh
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States