• Creator
  • Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
  • Created Date
  • 1905
  • Description
  • Three men in full ceremonial dress and a man in military uniform stand on a small wooden platform before the new tombstone. Two of the men have full feathered headdresses, the 3rd wears a fur & horns headdress. Their clothing is decorated and beaded, and man nearest camera holds a pipe. (Same man in NA617) A blanket lays beside them on the platform. Wooden fence is visible in the background. Tombstone inscription facing the camera reads: He le... more
    Three men in full ceremonial dress and a man in military uniform stand on a small wooden platform before the new tombstone. Two of the men have full feathered headdresses, the 3rd wears a fur & horns headdress. Their clothing is decorated and beaded, and man nearest camera holds a pipe. (Same man in NA617) A blanket lays beside them on the platform. Wooden fence is visible in the background. Tombstone inscription facing the camera reads: He led his people in the Nez Perce War of 1877. Died Sept. 21, 1904. Aged about 60 years. less
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