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

Northern Montana College, Havre, Montana, 1954.

Montana Club

Historical Society of Montana, Helena, Montana, 1955.

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

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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