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    • Irrigation Flume

    • 1915
    • Photograph of Louis Mann standing by his flume that was used to irrigate his land in 1915. It is now dried-up because the government diverted the water. Louis Mann was a full-blooded Yakama Indian. He was educated at a Catholic school and became...
    • Irrigation system

    • 1917-05
    • A Yakama Indian named Louis Mann sitting on a log pumping water into his garden that was once fertile but now is barren. Louis Mann was a full-blooded Yakama Indian, he was well educated at a Catholic school and became the Corresponding Secretary...
    • Tipi drawing

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    • Tipi used by L.V. McWhorter when visiting Chief Peo-Peo Tholekt. The painting on the tipi was done by the chief, and represents Sitting Bull presenting the peace pipe to him on his arrival in Sitting Bull's Canadian camp after escaping from the...
    • Yellow Wolf with war club and rifle

    • 1914
    • Yellow Wolf standing beside a tipi, dressed in Native American attire. He is holding a war club and a rifle used in 1877. Photograph found in Last Stand at Nez Perce. On the back of the photograph: "Chief Yellow Wolf Warrior, Nez Perce War, 1877....
    • Pole Bridge

    • 1937
    • Photograph of Pole Bridge used to cross the Bighole River. On verso of photograph: "The old ""Pole"" bridge, Big hole battlefield. The old trail crosses the river at the ""x"" on margin of the photograph and it was only a few yards from the rivers...
    • Nez Perce Women Breaking Camp

    • 1908
    • Group of Indians packing tents and supplies on packhorses on the ranch of L.V. McWhorter. ; While traveling back to the reservation from seasonal work, as for instance during the hop harvest, L.V. McWhorter oftentimes invited groups of Native...

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