G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Photographs

The Burke Library Archives @ Columbia University

Item Information
Title
Military Portrait of W. David Owl
Date
between 1912 and 1953
Date Note
Date based on the earliest and latest dates of the Lindquist collection.
Measurements
5 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.
Item Number
1319
Format
photographs
Annotation on Back
D.W. Owl [W. David Owl] Cherokee, N. Car.
Note
"David [Owl] was a baseball pitcher, served in the army, taught and coached at Haskell, testified in Washington in favor of allotment, and served as a minister among the Seneca Indians of New York ..." J. R. Finger, Cherokee Americans (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1991), p. 70.
Places
North Carolina
States & Provinces
North Carolina
Topics
Portraits; Indian men; Indian soldiers; Cherokee Indians; Men; Soldiers
Names
Owl, W. David (Walter David)
Folder and Group Title
Oklahoma Indians; Sub-group 15
Box and Folder Number
57: 750