Frank Blackwell Mayer, born in Baltimore, Maryland, December 27, 1827; died in 1908. Many of his paintings represented scenes in Indian life, and in 1886 he completed a canvas entitled The Treaty of Traverse des Sioux, the treaty having been signed during the summer of 1851, about the time the sketch of Kaposia was made.
Biograhical Sketch of Frank Blackwell Mayer
MLA Source Citation:Bushnell, David Ives. Villages of the Algonquian, Siouan and Caddoan Tribes West of the Mississippi. Published in Bulletin 77, Bureau of American Ethnology, Smithsonian Institution. Washington. 1922. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 28 January 2015. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/maryland/biograhical-sketch-of-frank-blackwell-mayer.htm - Last updated on Mar 31st, 2012
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