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This is a colored pencil drawing created by a Cheyenne Indian, possibly Wild Hog. The drawings may be related to the 1878 escape of a band of Northern Cheyenne from Indian Territory and their attempt to return to their homeland north of Kansas. The incident is commonly known as the Dull Knife raid and is regarded as the last major conflict between whites and Indians in Kansas.

Creator: Northern Cheyenne
Date: Between 1870 and 1880

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Item Number: 211157
Call Number: Indian History Coll. #590, Box 2 Folder 22
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211157

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