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Catalog Number 1959.004.0030
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of Charley McCoy, his wife, and his granddaughter.

Note on back of photo: "Charley McCoy and Wife. Drum beater at Yakima Frontier Day (1940).

From Notes on Photographs:
"Group 4: ?? # Photographs: True Nobility: 12 Men (Blanket Men of Our Day in Moses Coulee)"
Photo: Group 4 No. 30: "Charley McCoy and wife and granddaughter, fine old couple, Yakima. Charlie McCoy & Wife drum beater at Yakima Frontier day about 1940.

According to Virginia Beavert the man in photo is Alec McCoy. Virginia noted left to right in photo is Alec McCoy (wounded at Souix uprising), Sally McCoy (sister to Virginia's Great Grandmother Xaxish Sawalil).
Date 1940-1940
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.
People Wenzel, Grace C.
McCoy, Charley