Papoose Poses Problem
Original Author: Lawrence Brown
Created: September 28, 1969
Medium: Photograph

Papoose Poses Problem

Clifton Holmes, a member of the Chickahominy Indian tribe, gives a speech while his daughter tries to climb up the podium on September 28, 1969. The girl's mother can be seen reaching for her daughter. The photograph, by Lawrence Brown, was taken at the twentieth annual Chickahominy Indian Fall Festival at Roxbury in Charles City County, an event sponsored jointly by the tribe and the Woodmen of the World. Description courtesy of the Virginia Indian Archive.