Totem Pole Model based on the "Kicksetti Totem" in Wrangell, Alaska

Unknown people (Northwest Coast), Northwest Coast

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collected 1943-1959

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

987.35.26878

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Model

Classification

Native American

Native American: Northwest Coast

Not on view

Inscription

Stamped: U.S.I.D. / ALASKAN INDIAN

Exhibition History

Montana Club

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

Possibly acquired through the Alaska Native Arts and Crafts Cooperative (ANAC); [ossibly purchased at Kaye's, Fairbanks, Alaska; sold to J. W. "Duke" Wellington (1896-1987), 1943-1959; given to his daughter, Barbara Joan Wellington Wells, Barre, Vermont; given to present collection, 1987.

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