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Title Adkins, Chief
Accession number 26-167 wfchs
Collection John Walter Wayland Papers
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Chief Adkins of the Chickahominies Indians at Windsor Shades VA on May 15, 1929 poses in front of his teepee in full headress.
2 b/w photos
He was of the Powhatan Confederacy and is wearing a suit decorated with fine bead work done by his daughter.
Photographer Unknown
Place Winchester VA
Date May 15, 1929
Year Range from 1929
Year Range to 1929
People Adkins, Chief
Search Terms men
Native Americans
ethnic clothing
native dress
1920s
early 20th century