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[Po-ca-tel-lo, Yakima or Umatilla Indian, from Oregon, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing breast plate]

[Po-ca-tel-lo, Yakima or Umatilla Indian, from Oregon, half-length portrait, facing right, wearing breast plate]

 
 
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1811 U.S. Copyright Office.
Photoprint by Lee Moorhouse.
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These portraits are valuable records that document Native American dress and customs at the end of the nineteenth century during an active period of Indian removal and hostilities against Native Americans.Library of Congress holds one of the most important collections of Native American photographic portraits.

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Date

01/01/1900
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Contributors

Moorhouse, Lee, 1850-1926., photographer
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Location

Oregon (Ohio)41.64361, -83.48694
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