Photo Record

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Catalog Number 1959.004.0053
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of a ceremony.

Note on back of photo: "Root Ceremony. (Priest Rapids) Wanapum Tribe."

From Notes on Photographs:
"6 of Group No. 7: Primitive Camp of Wannapum (Priest Rapids)"
Photo: Group 7 No. 51A: "Root Ceremony just ending. This tribe was overlooked when reservations were passed around. When this picture was taken they still lived as they had for 100 years in mat houses etc. Wannapum tribe, Priest Rapids 1920's."
Date 1920s-1920s
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.