A Daughter of the Sioux (1925)

Western | 1925

Director:

Ben Wilson

Cinematographer:

William Fildew

Production Company:

Guaranteed Pictures, Inc.
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BIBLIOGRAPHIC SOURCES
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
11 Oct 1925.
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Los Angeles Times
9 Aug 1925
p. 27.
Sheboygan (WI) Press
23 Jan 1926
p. 14.
CAST
PRODUCTION CREDITS
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PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
DISTRIBUTION COMPANY
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DIRECTORS
Asst dir
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
Dir of photog
SOURCES
LITERARY
Based on the novel A Daughter of the Sioux, a Tale of the Indian Frontier by Gen. Charles King (New York, 1903).
DETAILS
Release Date:
1925
Copyright Claimant:
Davis Distributing Division, Inc.
Copyright Date:
28 December 1925
Copyright Number:
LP22182
Physical Properties:
Silent
Black and White
Length(in feet):
4,700
Length(in reels):
5
Country:
United States
Language:
English
SYNOPSIS

John Field, a government surveyor, suspects that Nanette, known at Fort Frayne as the "daughter of the Sioux," is giving information about the fort's defenses to the Indians. Eagle Wing, a renegade, incites the Sioux to attack a number of isolated settlers, and John rides after him, bringing him back to the fort. An old scout recognizes Nanette, apparently an Indian squaw, as a white child stolen long ago by the Sioux. Nanette admits this truth and further reveals that Eagle Wing is, in actuality, the son of Big Bill Hay. John, who has fallen in love with the dark-browed Nanette, declares his love for ... +


John Field, a government surveyor, suspects that Nanette, known at Fort Frayne as the "daughter of the Sioux," is giving information about the fort's defenses to the Indians. Eagle Wing, a renegade, incites the Sioux to attack a number of isolated settlers, and John rides after him, bringing him back to the fort. An old scout recognizes Nanette, apparently an Indian squaw, as a white child stolen long ago by the Sioux. Nanette admits this truth and further reveals that Eagle Wing is, in actuality, the son of Big Bill Hay. John, who has fallen in love with the dark-browed Nanette, declares his love for her. +

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