Marie Bottineau Baldwin (1863-1952) was a Chippewa attorney. Marie was the first Native American student and first woman of color to graduate from the Washington College of Law. Today the Women’s Law Association at her alma mater funds a scholarship in her name. Following law school, Marie worked for the Bureau of Indian Affairs and was treasurer the Society of American Indians.
You are viewing a rare image of High Hawk. It was taken in 1907 by Edward S. Curtis. The image shows High Hawk, standing, facing left, in ceremonial dress, war bonnet and holding a coup stick. We have created this collection of images primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool. Contact email@example.com. Image ID# 6526AED6