Untitled [George Fiske]; Fiske, Frank B.; ca. 1903; 2009:0050:0008


Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop


Untitled [George Fiske]

About this object

George Fiske standing in front of the Fiske studio backdrop holding a paint brush and painting tools.

Place Made

Fort Yates, North Dakota


Fiske, Frank B.

Maker Role




Date Made

ca. 1903

Medium and Materials

Gold toned gelatin chloride.

Inscription and Marks

verso: [pencil] George Fiske, c. 1903, Frank B. Fiske #608verso: [pencil] 2009:050:008verso: [pencil] VSW


19.9 cm x 24.9 cm (image)

19.9 cm x 25.1 cm (sheet)

Subject and Association Description

Frank Fiske was a photographer, musician, author, soldier, and an office holder in Sioux County, North Dakota. Fiske operated a photography shop in Fort Yates, North Dakota, taking over the business at age 17 in 1900. He wrote two books about the Sioux and documented the Sioux through photographs.

Subject and Association Keywords

Frank Fiske

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

North Dakota

Subject and Association Keywords

Studio Photography

Object Type


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