Chemawa Girls Going Out to Pick Hops (Vacation Time), circa 1909


Photograph (lantern slide) showing female students from the Chemawa Indian School riding in horse-drawn wagons, on their way to pick hops, circa 1909.

Location Description: 

Chemawa Indian School


The Umatilla tribe has very little information on the kids in the photo. Please contact us if you have any information. Chemawa is a regional federal boarding school that has housed members of the Umatilla tribe since the late 1800s. Elders have expressed both good and bad memories of the school.