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Catalog Number 1959.004.0003
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of Mary Moses and Nellie Frielander. Image of two probable Native American women standing in front of a tepee, one in middle age with braids on proper right hand side and elderly woman on proper left hand side. Both women are dressed in long sleeve floral print dresses and are wearing beaded necklaces. Younger woman has a bracelet on each wrist and a modern belt around her waist. Older woman has woven belt around her waist, rings on both hands, and using a cane.

Note on back of photo written in blue ink: "4 Group I / Old Mary Moses & sister / Nellie Frielauder." (This statement has a pencil line drawn through it). Written in pencil below crossed out blue ink note: "older lady is Tom quin wife - daught / of Chief Moses & mother / of Nellie."

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. 4: "Mary Moses over 100 here and her sister Nellie Frielauder."
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.
Relation Show Related Records...
People Moses, Mary
Frielauder, Nellie
Christianson, James
Wenzel, Grace C.
Moses, Chief
Search Terms Washington