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Lee Arch, Cherokee, Cherokee Indian Reservation

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1953

Wild Cherry wood

Overall: 1 3/16 x 5/16 x 1 3/4 in. (3 x 0.8 x 4.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: The Wellington Indian Doll Collection Gift of Barbara Wellington Wells

987.35.26744C

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Doll

Classification

Native American

Not on view

Course History

NAS 8, Perspectives in Native American Studies, Vera Palmer, Spring 2013

NAS 8, Perspectives in Native American Studies, Vera Palmer, Spring 2012

Exhibition History

Montana Club

Native American Studies Exhibition, Bartlett Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 24, 1989-January 1, 1990.

Braves and Dolls: American Indian Costume in Miniature Dartmouth College Museum, Wilson Hall, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1969.

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

Provenance

Cherokee Indian Handicrafts, Cherokee, North Carolina; sold to J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), November 23, 1953; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.

Old Number

Wellington #132

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