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Name Kamiaken, Chief Cleveland
Places of residence Yakima, WA

Associated Records

Image of 1959.004.0021 - Print, Photographic

1959.004.0021 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo with white border of Chief Cleveland Kamiaken, sitting in chair. Note on back of photo: "Chief Cleveland Kamiaken, living on Colville Reservation (?) son of Chief - led Yakima Nation War of 1855. Yakima Nation." From Notes on Photographs: "Group 4: ?? # Photographs: True Nobility: 12 Men (Blanket Men of Our Day in Moses Coulee)" Photo: Group 4 No. 21: "Chief Cleveland Kamiaken. Living on Colville Reservation last son of chief. Led Yakima Nation war of 1855." Chief Cleveland Kamiakin was the last living son of Chief Kamiakin of the Yakimas. Cleveland Kamiakin's father signed the Yakima Treaty of 1855 in Walla Walla with Territorial Governor Isaac Stevens.