The Oneida Indian Legend of Creation (based on a story told by Lydia Doxtater, Oneida, New York to Hope Emily Allen in 1918)

Jessie C. Kinsley, American, 1857 - 1939


about 1931

Braided silk

Overall: 25 1/4 × 31 in. (64.1 × 78.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist in memory of Howard Holton Noyes, Class of 1921



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area

Decorative Arts

Not on view


Not signed.

Exhibition History

Native American Studies, Dartmouth College, 1998.


The artist; given in memory of her nephew, Howard Holton Noyes (1899-1931, Class of 1921); given to present collection, 1931.

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