OP 13029-88

(Documentary Artifact): One b/w photographic print of a nine year old Hualapai boy, Herman Smith, holding a lasso with his left hand. According to notes on the verso of the print, he’s missing the bones in his right forearm.

Notes on verso of print:
OP 13029-88/ 87:16080-88/ 45/ [Written by Davis:] Herman Smith – 9 yrs/ who lassoes with/ left hand – bones in right/ forearm missing – born/ without any – so the forearm/ just flops around./ Hualapai Ind./ Valentine Arizona/ Dec 5 1920/ EHD