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Name Simpson, Charles
Othernames Charley Simpson

Associated Records

Image of 1959.004.0012 - Print, Photographic

1959.004.0012 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo with white border of three Native American men, from left to right, unknown Native American man, Charles Simpson and Willie Andrews. Image of three probable middle aged Native American men dressed in full regalia/traditional Native American dress with tepee in background. First man wearing beaded moccasins, blanket robe, fur, beaded clothing with leggings with beaded design, several necklaces of beads, necklace of hairpipes, and holding feather fan. Second man wearing beaded moccasins, beaded loin cloth with leggings with beaded design, vest with beaded flowers over buttoned long sleaved shirt, belt around waist with decorated pouch, feather headdress with possible er

Image of 1959.004.0031 - Print, Photographic

1959.004.0031 - Print, Photographic

Black and white photo with white border of Charley Simpson older. Note on back of photo: "In No. 12 Group 2 is a picture of Charley Simpson when young taken about 1907. Unknowingly, showed him several pictures he grabbed one saying, This is me! So I took another and gave him both. He was a Nez Perce Chief in the early snap." From Notes on Photographs: "Group 4: ?? # Photographs: True Nobility: 12 Men (Blanket Men of Our Day in Moses Coulee)" Photo: Group 4 No. 31: "Charley Simpson when young taken about 1907. Unknowenly I showed him several pictures he grabbed on saying 'this is me!', so I took another and gave him both. he was a Nez Perce Chief in the early snap."