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Mandan Ceremonies

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Description

Drawing; pl. 8, the Medicine Lodge in which the annual "Religious Ceremony" of the Mandans is held; and also standing in the centre of the village, the Ark or Big Canoe which is made of planks and hoops. The Master of Ceremonies is leaning against it with the Medicine Pipe in his hands.

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Location

Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, USA

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