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Catalog Number 1959.004.0001
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of Mary Moses. Image of probable Native American woman with braids in long sleeve dress holding a tightly bound baby on a cradle board; young probable Native American male child cut off on proper lower right hand side. Women and child sitting on blanket. Structure with poles in background.

Note on back of photo written in blue ink: "No 3- Group 1 / Mary Moses in middle age-."

From Notes on Photographs:
"Group 1: 8 Photographs. First group: Travelers of the Old Indian Trails across North Central Washington and neighbors of my father James Christianson who usurped their home in 1884."
Photo: Group 1 No. 3: "His wife Mary was called fine looking woman and wonderful mother in middle age."
Collection Grace C. Wenzel Collection
Provenance From original Accession Record: "Early day photos. Some taken by Mrs. Wenzel, some are copies of early photographs. Taken over a period of years."
Source Wenzel, Grace C.
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People Moses, Mary
Wenzel, Grace C.
Christianson, James
Search Terms Washington