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Studio portraits of Gabriel Dumont and his wife Madeleine Wilkie, both Matis: Dumont from the Red River Settlement and Wilkie from Pembina, Dakota Territory. Individual photographs of each seated in the same studio setting that are combined into one photograph on a cabinet card. Madeleine is wearing a full dark colored dress with a crucifix in a fashion typical of Metis women of the time. Gabriel is wearing a suit with a Metis sash or ceinture fléchée and a striped shirt. Gilt-edged.

Identified Persons

Gabriel Dumont; Madeleine Wilkie

Approximate Date

1860s

Photographer

Ryder Larsen

View Type

full-length; interior

Original Item Medium

Cabinet photographs

Accession Number

2013.001.075

Folder Name

Miscellaneous_Photographs_from_Mallet_Collection

Digital Reproduction Information

Scanned from a photograph at 400 dpi in TIFF format using a Sinarback eVolution 86, Sinar M, and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using CONTENTdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2015

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License.

Keywords

Metis

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