Chief Joseph's "Ictas" House, Colville Indian Reservation, 1901

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Written on verso by Edmond Meany: Chief Joseph's Ictas House, Nespelem. Edmond S. Meany 1901. Ictas House where he kept his relics. Ictas = things. Where Mrs. Frank Dickson interpreted Joseph for Prof. Meany He kept his old gun, shield (rawhide) arrows old time. Note: Mrs. Frank Dickson = Ada Stillwell PH Coll 766.30

Location Description: 

United States--Washington (State)--Colville