Tiny Dancer

Title

Tiny Dancer

Description

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.

Creator

Bob Brown
Richmond Newspapers, Inc.

Date Created

September 1, 1989

Source

Richmond Times-Dispatch Collection, Valentine Richmond History Center

Format

Photograph

Physical Dimension

10" x 8"

Coverage

Richmond, twentieth century