Indian on Mission Bus, 1994 from the series Indian Man in San Francisco

Zig Jackson, Mandan / Hidatsa / Arikara / American, born 1957
Numakiki (Mandan)
Minitari (Hidatsa)
Sahnish (Arikara)



Gelatin silver print

Image: 12 5/8 × 19 3/16 in. (32.1 × 48.7 cm)

Sheet: 16 × 19 7/8 in. (40.6 × 50.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Stephen and Constance Spahn '63 Acquisition Fund

© Zig Jackson



Place Imaged: San Francisco, United States, North America

Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Native American


Native American: Plains

Not on view


Signed and inscribed, in black ink, on reverse, bottom edge left to right: "Indian. Man in San Francisco" series Indian Man on the Bus.94. Zig Jackson Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara

Course History

SART 30, SART 75, Photography II and III, Virginia Beahan, Spring 2019

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

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

Exhibition History

Portrait of the Artist as an Indian / Portrait of the Indian as as Artist, Harteveldt Family Gallery, Hoof Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 22, 2019-February 23, 2020.


The artist, Savannah, Georgia; sold to present collection, 2019.

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