Portrait of Lewis Johnson

Lewis Johnson (Ko No Ga)

Portrait of Lewis Johnson (Ko No Ga) photographed by Charles Van Schaick in the photographer's Black River Falls studio. Seated before a painted backdrop, Lewis wears moccasins, a vest, and earrrings. In his right hand he holds a staff with an eagle feather attached, indicating his status as a warrior. He was a private with Company A of the Omaha Scouts.

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Hooçak Nation Museum and Cultural Center