Outdoor portrait of three Ute chiefs (from l to r) Ignacio, Buckskin Charlie (also known as Chief Sapiah), and Severo photographed by Smith-Hassell Co. (Denver, Colo.) in 1899. Chiefs Ignacio and Severo wear vests and Indian police badges. Chief Buckskin Charlie wears a peace medal and a shirt with a fringe of hair locks. Men pose in front of a tepee.
Printed on recto: "322. THREE UTE CHIEFS / IGNACIO / BUCKSKIN CHARLEY / SEVERO / COPYRIGHT 1899 / SMITH-HASSELL CO. DENVER" Handwritten on verso: " Three Ute Chiefs / 1. Ignacio / 2. Buckskin Charley / 3. Severo / H 1436- Museum Dept."