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Photo, Print, Drawing Arlee Powwow, Flathead Indian Reservation, Arlee, Montana

About this Item

Title

  • Arlee Powwow, Flathead Indian Reservation, Arlee, Montana

Names

  • Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Collector)
  • Johnson, Paula J., 1954- (Photographer)

Created / Published

  • Arlee, Montana, July 4, 1979

Headings

  • -  Indians of North America
  • -  Dance costume
  • -  Powwows
  • -  Indian dance
  • -  Photographs
  • -  Ethnography
  • -  United States -- Montana -- Arlee

Genre

  • Photographs
  • Ethnography

Notes

  • -  Index data: Image numbers, descriptions: at the annual Fourth of July Arlee Powwow (Arlee Celebration), at the Flathead Indian Reservation, home to the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Nation: 1-2, grand entry, official opening, U.S. flag and Flathead Nation flag; 3-5, spectators and participants waiting for contests to begin, the girl in pink with colorful headgear is Tammy (spelling uncertain) Matt, who lives on the of Flathead Reservation; 6-7, fieldworker Barre Toelken (yellow striped short) photographing Tammy Matt and friend; 8-9, Tammy Matt; 10, George Wasson (at center) eating fry bread at one of the food stands, "FRY BREAD POWER" bumper sticker on refrigerator at left, with hand lettered signs, "Chocolate Milk, 25 cents" and "Hamburger, 1.00, Chile, 65, Stew, 65."

Medium

  • 35 mm color slide

Call Number/Physical Location

  • Call number: AFC 1981/005: MT9-PJ2

Source Collection

  • Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005)

Repository

  • American Folklife Center

Digital Id

Online Format

  • image

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Credit line: Montana Folklife Survey collection (AFC 1981/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Chicago citation style:

Johnson, Paula J, and Paula J Johnson. Arlee Powwow, Flathead Indian Reservation, Arlee, Montana. United States Arlee Montana, 1979. Arlee, Montana, July 4. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_pj02/.

APA citation style:

Johnson, P. J. & Johnson, P. J. (1979) Arlee Powwow, Flathead Indian Reservation, Arlee, Montana. United States Arlee Montana, 1979. Arlee, Montana, July 4. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_pj02/.

MLA citation style:

Johnson, Paula J, and Paula J Johnson. Arlee Powwow, Flathead Indian Reservation, Arlee, Montana. Arlee, Montana, July 4. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1981005_pj02/>.