Kaw Mission - Ledger Art of the Cheyennes and Kiowas
Ledger Art is a term for Plains Indian narrative drawing or painting on paper or cloth. This form of art was popular primarily from the 1860s to about 1900. Two plains tribes that produced the majority of the art were the Cheyenne and the Kiowa. Explore this temporary exhibit, featuring several large colorful examples of ledger art including Cheyenne, Kiowa, and Pawnee warriors in battle and in daily life.