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Title Wadsworth Ledger Book
Document Type Ledger Book; Art
Description The Wadsworth Ledger Book is an example of American Indian ledger art. An unknown artist has drawn depictions of American Indian people and life into this Wadsworth & Co. ledger book intended for live stock merchants. The depictions include a battle and contact with white Europeans.
Keywords art, ledger art, indigenous peoples, battle, war, warfare, warrior, tipi
Theme Observation, Representation and Cultural Encounters; Military Encounters: Conflicts, Rebellions and Alliances
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection The Edward E. Ayer Collection
Reference Ayer Art Wadsworth Ledger book