Five-year-old Rappahannock tribal member Tashina Ware, wearing a deerskin outfit and moccasins, climbs the stairs of the State Capitol's south portico in order to watch Monacan tribal members perform a ceremonial dance. The Monacan Indian Nation was being honored as one of the eight state-recognized tribes of Virginia by Governor Gerald L. Baliles.
This photograph, by Bob Brown, was taken for the Richmond Times-Dispatch and dated September 1, 1989.
Richmond Newspapers, Inc.
Date CreatedSeptember 1, 1989
SourceRichmond Times-Dispatch Collection, Valentine Richmond History Center
Physical Dimension10" x 8"
CoverageRichmond, twentieth century
Collection:The Valentine Richmond History Center
Rights Statement: Courtesy of the Valentine Richmond History Center