Indian Waiting for the 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 15/16 in. (40.6 × 50.6 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 Waiting for the bus. Mission 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 an Artist, Harteveldt Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 17-October 22, 2019.


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

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