Yorktown Centennial, 1881

Title

Yorktown Centennial, 1881

Description

Pamunkey Indians pose for an unknown photographer at the Yorktown Centennial, celebrating George Washington's victory at the Battle of Yorktown. Festivities were held from October 18 until October 21, 1881.

Standing from left to right are an unidentified man, an unidentified man, Theodora O. Dennis Cook (wife of George Major Cook), Theophilis Dennis, Paul Miles, Dick Allmond, an unidentified man, George Major Cook, and an unidentified man. Seated from left to right are Chief George Major Cook, Howard Lee Allmond, Albert Page, John Dennis, and Herbert Bradby.

Creator

Unknown

Date Created

October 1881

Source

W. Palmer Gray Collection, Valentine Richmond History Center

Format

Photograph

Coverage

late nineteenth century, central Virginia, Yorktown