Photo Record

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Catalog Number 1959.004.0067
Object Name Print, Photographic
Description Black and white photo with white border of a Native American town with a few tepees in the upper right hand corner.

Note on back of photo: "Bitter Root (Pe-Ha-Hai) drying for Winter storage. At Priest Rapids."

From Notes on Photographs:
"Group 8: 10 Pictures: Yakima Thanksgiving Feast of First Roots"
Photo: Group 8 No. 65: "Bitter roots, called spetlem or Pe-ha-hai, drying on tule mats at wannapum village, at Priest Rapids."
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.