Baden Powell Cambridge 1928

Cambridge District Scout Archive

3rd March 1928 a Jamboree was held at the Guildhall.

BP and Dr Eastman (chief of the Sioux Indians). Old Court Queens’ College

The photograph shows Marguerite de Beaumont, Hon Mrs. de Beaumont (Guide CC Cambridgeshire), BP, Dr Eastman (chief of the Sioux Indians) and CTW (second from right) Old Court Queens’ College.

Dr. Eastman was of Santee Dakota, English and French ancestry. He worked as a physician and became increasingly active in Native American rights. He also helped found the Boy Scouts of America. He is considered the first Native American author to write American history. 

C T Wood’s album  Nos 298, 299, 300, 301

JWR Archivist Mar 2019