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Title: Colonel James F. Macleod, also known as Stomakotakan (Bull's Head)

Date: ca. 1875

Creator: D.B. Robinson

Additional Creator Information: British (dates unknown)

Medium: watercolour on paper

This portrait of James Macleod was sketched and coloured by D. B. Robinson, an artist friend of Macleod's from Cumberland in England. Robinson came west to hunt and sketch in 1874 and returned to England in February 1876.

Collection Area: Art

Rights Holder: Collection of Glenbow Museum; Purchased 1982

Catalogue No:; 82.35.1

Image No: P0005335

Learn More:
This artifact can be used in conjunction with The North-West Mounted Police: Policing the West education guide from the online teacher's resource series 21st Century Learning: Links to Our Collection.

This artifact is also featured in the online exhibition Mavericks: An Incorrigible History of Alberta.


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