Untitled (Fort Marion Prisoners and a Non-Native Man Catch a Shark), from an Ohettoint sketchbook

Ohettoint, Ka‘igwu / American, 1852 - 1934, Ka‘igwu (Kiowa), Southern Plains


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about mid-1875-mid-1878

Graphite and colored pencil on wove sketchbook paper

Sheet (Irreg.): 8 3/4 × 11 1/4 in. (22.2 × 28.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Mark Lansburgh Ledger Drawing Collection; Partial gift of Mark Lansburgh, Class of 1949; and partial purchase through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W‘18 Fund, and the Offices of the President and Provost of Dartmouth College



North America, United States


19th century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing


Native American


Native American: Plains

On view


Reverse: [drawing 2007.65.17]

Course History

NAS 30.21, Native American Art and Material, Jami Powell, Spring 2020

NAS 30.19, Indigistory, Gordon Henry, Fall 2019

Center for Cartoon Studies, Steven Bissette, Fall 2019

NAS 30.2, ARTH 16, Plains Ledger Drawings and Their Complexities, Joyce Szabo, Summer 2013

Exhibition History

Native American Ledger Drawings from the Hood Museum of Art: The Mark Lansburgh Collection, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 2-December 19, 2010.

Publication History

Colin G. Calloway, Editor, Ledger Narratives, The Plains Indian Drawings of the Lansburgh Collection at Dartmouth College, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press (published in cooperation with the Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire), 2012, p. 93, plate 49; p. 196, figure 4.7.


Mark Lansburgh, Santa Fe, New Mexico, date unknown; acquired by present collection through a partial gift and partial purchase, 2007.

Old Number

Lansburgh no.: 16

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