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Catalog Number 1959.004.0010
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of a group of Native Americans on horseback including Chief Joseph. Image of at least twelve probable Native Americans dressed in regalia/traditional Native American dress and blankets riding on horseback in field with hills in background. Dress includes feather headdresses.

Note on back of photo written in blue ink: "10- Chief Joseph going to the Wilbur Fair / taken by Thos. McGee, Wilbur 1905."

From Notes on Photographs:
"Group 2: 6 Pictures"
Photo: Group 2 No. 2: "Chief Joseph going to Wilber fair 1905."

Chief Joseph was the Chief of the Nez Perce from 1871 until his death in 1904.
Photographer T. McGee
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."
Place U.S.A/Washington/Wilbur
Source Wenzel, Grace C.
People Wenzel, Grace C.
Joseph, Chief
McGee, Thomas
Search Terms Wilbur