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Government Agents with Sacks of Food Rations

Government agents distribute sacks of food rations to Native Americans.

Credit: Group of Non-Native Men, Government Agents with Sacks of Food Rations to Be Distributed, Circles by Seated Group in Native Dress; Log Buildings, Tipis, and Corral Nearby (no date) by Taylor E. James, Photographs of American Indians and Other Subjects, 1840s–1960s, Smithsonian Institution National Anthropological Archives.