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Portrait of Scalped Robert McGee by E.E. Henry - 1890

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Portrait of Scalped Robert McGee by E.E. Henry - 1890

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In the early years of the 20th Century, Robert McGee sat for photographer E.E. Henry (1826-1917). The picture, the portrait you see above, shows McGee after he was scalped in the summer of 1864.

Back then, the 14-year-old orphan had been recruited as a teamster with the H.C. Barret company to transport a caravan of flour to Fort Union in New Mexico Territory. Date: c.1890

The full story can be read on our site. 

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