Daughter and Granddaughter of Reverend Charles Frazier, Rapid City, South Dakota
Recto annotation: 2., 1.Verso annotation: October 26, 1949. This picture conveys living conditions and is a typical one in Rapid City, South Dakota. No. 1 is Mrs. Estelle Frazier Rencountre, daughter of the late Rev. Charles Frazier a Congregational Minister of the Santee Tribe of the Sioux Nation. No. 2 is Estelle’s daughter Mrs. Bernice Rencountre Gonzalez. The little tots are their children. Twenty dollars a month is what they pay for rent for these shacks. They are not worth fifty cents a month. Their lawns are saw dust. Their remark: “We live this way and it is hard, but our children will finish schooling some day and we can live differently.” The two in the picture are Episcopalians. Levi M. Rouillard.
G.E.E. Lindquist Native American Collection
Indian women; Children; Portraits, Group; Mobile homes; Women; Indian children; Rapid City (S.D.); South Dakota; Rencountre, Estelle Frazier; Gonzalez, Bernice Rencountre