• Creator
  • Curtis, Asahel, 1874-1941
  • Created Date
  • 1905~
  • Description
  • Studio portrait of two older Yakama couples, ca. 1900-1910. One couple identified as Chief White Swan and his wife Martha. The other man identified as George Water, a regular ordained minister in the Columbia River conference and his wife.The minister wears western style dress. The other man and two women are in ceremonial dress. The man wears a fur and feather headdress & jacket with fur decorations over western style dress; the two women wea... more
    Studio portrait of two older Yakama couples, ca. 1900-1910. One couple identified as Chief White Swan and his wife Martha. The other man identified as George Water, a regular ordained minister in the Columbia River conference and his wife.The minister wears western style dress. The other man and two women are in ceremonial dress. The man wears a fur and feather headdress & jacket with fur decorations over western style dress; the two women wear the basket-style hats, beaded bags, necklaces and blankets over their shoulders. They are posed in front of a painted backdrop.On verso of image: Chief White Swan and his wife, Martha (Geo. Water) a regular ordained minister in the Columbia River conference and his wife.Caption on image: 38375. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
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