Crook's Campaign- Our Dinner
- Crook's Campaign- Our Dinner
- Persistent Record Link:
- September 1876
- art original
Indians of North America -- Wars -- 1866-1895 -- Pictorial works
Indians of North America -- Wars -- Montana -- Pictorial works
Dakota Indians -- Wars, 1876 -- Pictorial works
Graphite drawings -- American -- 1870-1880
- Montana, United States
General George Crook
Lieutenant A.H. von Luettwitz
Recto: "Crooks Campaign // Our Dinner."
Verso: "An Elk Buck having been during the heat of the day in the cool pine forests of the Big Horn at sundown descends to the valley to water & to graze. The experienced hunter has selected a good spot, to wait for his game. A few more steps & his deadly bullet has pierced the heart of the noble animal. Tomorrow we shall have fresh meat for dinner!"
Condition: Torn lower edge; torn center; vertical fold.
Original drawing location: IW-AHVL-MT-9-76-4 (Box 14).
- Original location:
- Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
- Reproduction note:
- Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
- Physical Description:
- 1 art original : graphite on ruled paper ; 5.75 x 3.75 in.