The name of the Native Indian woman in the picture is Eeh-nís-kim, Crystal Stone, Wife of the Chief, 1832, Blackfoot / Kainai tribe. The picture of her raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.
Description of the Picture
“I have also placed upon my canvass [Crystal Stone]; her countenance is rather pleasing, which is an uncommon thing amongst the Blackfeet her dress is made of skins, and being the youngest of a bevy of six or eight, and the last one taken under his [the chief's] guardianship, was smiled upon with great satisfaction.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)