The name of the Native Indian woman in the picture is Jú-ah-kís-gaw, Woman with Her Child in a Cradle, 1835, Ojibwe Chippewa 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
“The woman's dress was mostly made of civilized manufactures, but curiously decorated and ornamented according to Indian taste.”
The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)