Battle between Assiniboine warriors and Blackfeet. Fort McKenzie.

Fort McKenzie August 28th, 1833.

Battle between Assiniboine warriors and Blackfeet in front of Fort McKenzie on the Upper Missouri River.

Source: Maximilian, Prince of Wied’s Travels in the Interior of North America, during the years 1832–1834″ by Prince Maximilian of Wied. Illustrator: Karl Bodmer. Engraver: Martens. Published by Ackermann & Cie, 96 Strand, 1st March 1841.

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