Print, Photographic

Date:
1876-1890

2003.003.019 Sketch Book, Lt. Palmer Tilton Collection of Drawings of Lt. Palmer Tilton of the 20th US Infantry, album of original drawings from Dakota to Indian Territory (1876-1890) Depicting Native American life, including "The Sundance" and mutilated carnage of the battlefield. He would go on to send these drawings back to newspapers back east. This book was a collection of this work He also depicts US Forts across the West. Over 20 original drawings from Tilton. Other images describe life at Fort Reno. Custer Era.

Description (physical):

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Location:
6125 Boydton Plank Rd.Petersburg,Virginia 23803
Identifier:
2003.003.019
Institution:
Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier