Guide to the Nez Perce Photographs
PC 83

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Nez Perce Photographs
ID
PC 83
Date [inclusive]
circa 1877-1905
Extent
73.0 items.
Language
English
Abstract
A composite collection made up of six separate auction lots containing original photographic prints and one glass-plate negative, most photographs depict various members of the Nez Perce tribe in studio poses with some outdoor images.

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Scope and Contents note

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 1989

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Existence and Location of Copies note

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Historical Photograph Collections. waps
  • Nez Percé Indians

Genre(s)

  • Albumen prints--Idaho --1877-1905. gmgpc waps
  • Cabinet photographs -- Idaho--1877-1905. gmgpc waps
  • Glass negatives--Idaho --1877-1905. gmgpc waps
  • Portrait photographs -- Idaho--1877-1905. gmgpc waps
  • Silver gelatin prints -- Idaho--1877-1905. gmgpc waps

Personal Name(s)

  • Joseph, Nez Percé Chief, 1840-1904--Portraits

Subject(s)

  • Idaho
  • Indians of North America--Idaho
  • Native Americans
  • Photographs

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General note

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Collection Inventory

C.W. Hanson cabinet cards depicting Nez Perce in studio settings 

Folder item

Jane Davis 

1 1

Unidentified Nez Perce woman and child 

1 2

Matilda Thunder and sister 

1 3

Unidentified Nez Perce man in western clothing 

1 4

Yum Lumkin 

1 5

Nez Perce man (probably John Moss) 

1 6

Unidentified Nez Perce man 

1 7

Nez Perce woman and child (child appears to be hydrocephalic) 

1 8

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J.A. Hanson - Elite Studio Grangeville and Stuart (Kooksia), Idaho 

Folder item

Nez Perce Family portrait 

2 1

Two Indian women and child, 1890 

2 2

Mr. William Parson's, Kamiah, Idaho 

2 3

Josiah Redwolf and Francis Rabain Redwolf 

2 4

Henry Enos (Ma sham key low nee) 

2 5

Sophia Broncheau and child 

2 6

Julia Newton Gould 

2 7

Kho sa Lot (?) - various names and relations on back of card 

2 8

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E.G. Cummings cabinet cards depicting Nez Perce (identified) 

Folder item

Delia Davis 

3 1

Nez Perce family - Nathan White, Sarah White, Charley White and James White 

3 2

Wilson Davis 

3 3

Two unidentified Nez Perce men 

3 4

Benjamin Five Crows and family (Nez Perce) 

3 5

Norton Blackeagle 

3 6

J.W. Fenderson 

3 7

Norton Blackeagle and unidentified Nez Perce man 

3 8

Annie Monteith, Maggie Jackson, and Lewis Williams 

3 9

Three Nez Perce women   Negative 90-014

3 10

Elias Stevens and Martha Rueben, of Lapwai, Idaho 

3 11

William Axtell 

3 12

Two young Nez Perce men (one of them probably William Light) 

3 13

Fred Lowery 

3 14

Priscilla Frank 

3 15

Dick Paul 

3 16

John Hill 

3 17

Jesse Michael LaBrunn and family 

3 18

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E.G. Cummings cabinet cards depicting Nez Perce (unidentified) in studio settings 

Folder item

Nez Perce woman with two woven cornhusk bags 

4 1

Nez Perce woman and man 

4 2

Nez Perce woman 

4 3

Nez Perce woman with woven cornhusk bag 

4 4

Nez Perce man 

4 5

Two Nez Perce men 

4 6

Nez Perce man 

4 7

Nez Perce man and woman 

4 8

Nez Perce woman and baby 

4 9

Nez Perce man 

4 10

Nez Perce woman 

4 11

Young Nez Perce girl and baby 

4 12

Nez Perce woman and baby 

4 13

Nez Perce man in military uniform 

4 14

Nez Perce man 

4 15

Young Nez Perce man 

4 16

Nez Perce family portrait 

4 17

Two Nez Perce women and a young girl 

4 18

Two young Nez Perce women 

4 19

Three Nez Perce women 

4 20

Three Nez Perce women 

4 21

Two Nez Perce women 

4 22

Two Nez Perce women with woven cornhusk bags 

4 23

Nez Perce woman and man 

4 24

Nez Perce woman and man 

4 25

Young Nez Perce woman 

4 26

Nez Perce woman 

4 27

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Folder item

Glass plate negative of Chief Joseph seated in the photographers studio. Another man in western dress (possibly Colonel Frederick T. Cummins) is seated beside him. 1903 

5 1

Two prints from glass plate negative of Chief Joseph (copyright F.T. Cummins, 1903). Chief Joseph seated in the photographers studio. Another man in western dress seated beside him. 1903 

6 1

Portrait of Chief Joseph, 1877. Photo by O.S. Goff Bismark, D.T. 1877 

7 1

Dr. Edward H. Latham, photographs taken at Nespelem, Washington   (eight bromide prints)

Folder item

Nez Perce woman on horseback 1900   Negative 96-050

8 1

Professor Edmund S. Meany at the monument at Chief Joseph's grave June 20, 1905 

8 2

Yellow Bull at Chief Joseph's funeral 

8 3

Peo Peo Tholekt at Chief Joseph's funeral 

8 4

Peo Peo Mox Mox at Chief Joseph's funeral 

8 5

Professor Edmund S. Meany at the monument at Chief Joseph's grave June 20, 1905 

8 6

Chief Joseph in war costume at Nespelem Creek 1903   Negative 90-069.

8 7

Columbia woman on horseback with papoose 1900 

8 8

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Saint Francis Xavier Mission and Indian School in St. Xavier, Montana   (2 mounted prints)

Folder item

St. Francis Xavier Mission and Indian School in St. Xavier, Montana (Crow Reservation) 

9 1

St. Francis Xavier Mission and Indian School in St. Xavier, Montana (Crow Reservation), showing students 

9 2

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