Big Elk  

Featuring: Henry Inman's portrait, Big Elk (Ongpatonga)

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IMAGE:  Henry Inman (American, 1801–1846) after Charles Bird King (American, 1785–1862), Big Elk (Ongpatonga), 1830s, oil on canvas, Museum Purchase from the Edward R. Trabold and Lulu H. Trabold Fund with additional funds from the Durham Center for Western Studies Art Endowment Fund, 2011.2