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Odette (O'Neal) Voss Collection--Photographs

 Unprocessed — Box: 8538 B
Identifier: H2002-020

Content Description

This collection consists of black and white photographs, most of which are unidentified. Unless otherwise noted, the photographs are of American Indians and are undated. Odette’s father was Leo O’Neal and her mother was Josephine Claymore from Cheyenne River Reservation. See also H89-077. Some of the photographs are in poor condition, fragile or cropped. These conditions have been noted behind the particular photograph.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • ca. 1890s-1920s

Creator

Extent

0.25 Cubic Feet

Inventory

4 x 5 ½ on secondary support, two girls. 6x8 on secondary support, horses in a corral. Photographer is Fred Wagy, Corson, S.D. 5 x 6 ½ on secondary support, man on a horse with three dogs. 5 x 6 ¾ on secondary support, man in a carriage pulled by two horses. Photographer is Fred Wagy, S.D. 4x5 ½ cabinet card of a group of four men. Fragile. 4 x 5 ½ on secondary support of a group of two women and one man. Photographer is Dempsie of Minneapolis, MN. 3 ½ x 5 on secondary support of a young woman. Photographer is R. L. Kelly of Pierre, SD. 5x7 on secondary support of a bishop. 4 ½ x 6 ½ cabinet card of two young children in a chair. Photographer J.H. Mellette of Watertown, SD. 3x5 postcard of two young boys. 4 x 5 ½ cabinet card of a young white man. Photographer is R.L. Kelly of Pierre, S.D. 4x5 cabinet card of a group of three women and two children. Photographer is Jas. Wagner, Valentine, NE. 4 x 5 ½ cabinet card of a young girl. Photographer is F.B. Fiske of Fort Yates, ND. 2 ½ x 3 ½ oval photo of a white man. Photographer is M. E. Hawkes, Red Lodge, MO. 4 x 5 ½ cabinet card of an infant. Photographer is R.L. Kelly of Pierre, SD. 4 x 5 ½ cabinet card of a white man. 4 x 5 ½ cabinet card of a man holding the reigns of a horse. 3x3 cabinet card of a group of people standing in front of a house. 3x4 cabinet card of two white boys. Photographer is J. Demmer of Creighton, NE. 3x4 cabinet card of two young men who are seated. 2 ½ x 3 card advertising R. L. Yokum and his buffalo team. 3 ½ x 5 ½ Postcard of a man on a saddled buffalo. 3 ½ x 5 ½ postcard of Assemby Hall, Standing Rock, N.D. Photographer is Fiske. 3 ¼ x 5 ¼ postcard of R.L. Yokum and his buffalo team. 3 ¼ x 5 ½ of a child standing by the foundation of a building. 3 ½ x 5 ½ of a child bundled in fur. 4x6 of a young white couple. 2x3 oval photo cabinet card of a young couple. Photographer is F.B. Fiske, Fort Yates, ND. The cabinet card has been trimmed. 2 ½ x 4 cabinet card of two seated young men. Photographer is D. F. Barry, Bismarck, ND 2 ½ x 4 cabinet card of a young boy. Photographer is R.L. Kelly, Pierre, SD. 2 ½ x 4 photo of a man and a child. The photo has been trimmed. 2 x 3 cabinet card of a young woman. Photographer is Hover of Flandreau, SD. 2x2 of a young man wearing a cowboy hat. 1 ¼ x 2 of a young woman. 1x2 of a young man. The photo has been trimmed. Tin Types 2 ¾ x 4 of two seated women. 2x3 of a man wearing a military uniform, standing 2x3 of a man wearing a military uniform, seated. 2x3 of a seated man wearing a suit with a bow tie. 2x3 of a seated man with arm propped on a table. 2x3 of a man wearing a military uniform, seated holding a hat. 2x3 of a group of three men. 2x3 of a young woman with a long braid of hair over her should holding a book. 2x3 of two young men in uniform. One seated and one is standing. 2x3 of a man standing near a table and shelves. 2x3 of a young boy holding onto a wooden gate. 2x3 of a man holding onto a wooden gate. 2x3 of a man standing holding onto a sword. 2x3 of a young woman holding a book 2x3 of a man with his arm propped on a table. 2x3 of a woman wearing a checked dress. Identified Photos 1 ½ x 2 ¼ photo in frame of “last name “Ryan” from Sisseton area. Lived with Odette’s family as a foster child, 1953.” 3 ½ x 5 ½ Postcard. Man holding a child. Judge Mearrior has the baby’s picture taken. Copyrighted by E.E. Payrupton, Eagle Butte. 4x5 of a family in a horse drawn carriage. ___ Family and Helen, Elbowoods, July ____. 3 ½ x 5 oval on secondary support of John Gates. Photographer is F.B. Fiske, Bismarck, ND 7 ¼ x 8 ½ photos mounted on wood backing. Basil Claymore and Julia Narcelle. Made by Wanblee Wakatwya A Sioux Indian, Rapid City, SD on reverse. 2 ½ x 3 ½ (2 photos) St. Peters ? church near mouth of Cheyenne River after it was to be moved away from Missouri River before flooding. Odette was baptized at this church. 6x8 photo mounted on secondary support of a group of people gathered on the porch of Rousseau house, July 1904. L to R Fr. Ambrose Stephan, Fr. Bernard, A Jesuit Cleric, Fr. Digman, Fr. Vogel, Fr. Lidebner, Fr. Bebe, and a Jesuit Cleric. Bishop Stariha , first bishop of this diocese is seated in front. 3 ¼ x 8 on the same secondary support. Birds’ eye view of the Catholic Convocation at the mouth of the Cheyenne River. [1902] Two corners are broken off. 4 x 5 ½ on secondary support of Bishop Stariha. Photographer is John M. Kuhn of St. Paul, MN. Photo Album Most photos are unidentified. Those that are identified are listed below in page order. p.1 Amos Claymore p.2 George O’Neal p.3 Jo O’Neal p.7 Keva Rousseau, Marcella Dupris, Evelyn Pearman p.7 Pierre Boarding School Girls p.7 Leo p.9 Sidney and Joe Giles p.9 Aunt M. Arpan p.13 Caroline and Lucy Garreau p.13 Frank Pearman and Fred Heury ? p. 13 Elizabeth LaRocke p.13 Mama and Sarah Iusmingal ? p.17 Edith Pearman p.17 Uncle Pete and Elizabeth _____ ________ Rousseau p.19 Daddy and Lottie Hewlett p.19 Daddy and mama p.21 Sal Fleury p.23 Solomon Fleury and Allen Middle___ p.23 Rover and Grandma Victoria Claymore p. 27 Phoebe Claymore p. 27 Louise Rencountre and Eugenie West p. 29 Mama and Jo Claymore O’Neal p. 29 Jo Clay and Agnes Oaks p. 29 Elizabeth ¬¬_____ ______ Rousseau p.31 Jo O’Neal p. 37 Billy Sherwood and his horse p.45 Jo O’Neal p.53 Jances Tunnell and John Keeley